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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.27/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Recently named “3rd Best Craft Beer in the Hudson Valley” by TAP NY, Dirty Blonde Ale is an all-American style wheat beer with a twist. Brewing this beer with American ale yeast keeps it light and refreshing. An enormous Cascade and Centennial dry hop gives this beer a strong grapefruit aroma and a pleasant citrusy flavor making it Adirondack Brewery’s Official Summer Beer.

Dirty Blonde is an ode to the many summer romances that have taken place on the shores of Lake George since the early 1800’s.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
swoopjones (5595) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUN 28, 2014
sample at GLBN Global Warming Tasting. decent summer wheat beer,. medium to lighter bodied, citrusy & grapefruit . decent summer beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (9728) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 28, 2014
A hazed blonde ale with a thin white head. In aroma, light fruity malt with light grassy hops, soso. In mouth, a crisp malt with light mineral notes, grassy hop, boring. On tap at Empire Brewfest 2014.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wlajwl (3738) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - APR 20, 2014
Aroma is butter/diacetyl and wheat. The flavor is citrus, diacetyl, fruit, wheat and a tangy/tart finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mep3222 (394) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Cloudy appearance. Aroma of citrus floral hops and some almost fruity lemon like aroma as well. Quite nice. Taste is full flavored and refreshing. Floral hop and citrus hop balances the malt, is a light malty, but not watery at all. This one has a great hop profile and is really enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JAN 6, 2014
1/6/14. 12oz bottle thanks to JBVatkeens. This bottle says "Dirty Blonde Pale Ale, Unfiltered American Pale Ale." Hazy golden orange pour with a huge khaki head that sticks and laces well. Musty aroma, floral, pale malts. Light flavor, pale malts, citrus, a slight tang. Meh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jb (2143) - Rochester, New York, USA - OCT 1, 2013
Mine says Dirty Blond Pale ale. Bottle from Ron. Tastes like an EPA with some lemon/citrus hops. Pretty light, some malt notes. Okay. Not much to say here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ron (2440) - Rochester, New York, USA - SEP 13, 2013
Bottle. Poured a light golden color. Hey, this smells and tastes exactly like the brew I made last summer. I made a weizen recipe last summer and wet hopped it with Cascade hops. Very light wheat malt aroma mixed with the hops. Same with the flavor with big citrus notes. The liked the old label seen here better than the one on the bottle now.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tomciccateri (995) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - SEP 8, 2013
On draught at the brewpub. Pours a hazy straw color with a fine white head. Light body and expected (clean) wheaty flavor overall. Average.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewBoxer (1871) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Bottle from the mix pack. Decent blonde gold color with a nice head and lace that fades. Flavor dies out but it nice throughout. Decent ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
tomthompson89 (1895) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 10, 2013
Really nice beer. Nose is great citrus grapefruit. Unfiltered with good foam. Flavour is nice malts and a ton of hop punch, but still really drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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