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RATINGS: 1271   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Affligem Blonde, the classic clear blonde abbey ale, with a gentle roundness and 6.8% alcohol. Low on bitterness, it is eminently drinkable.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MiP (13596) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - APR 23, 2005
Bottle. Malty aroma. Almost clear golden colour. Big stable head. Semi-fruity flavour. Peppery, harsh bitterness.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Schioth (41) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 20, 2005
25 cl. bottle. Aroma a little disappointing. Average appearance. Mediocre flavor with much too short finish. Overall, very average.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cornfield (5465) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - APR 20, 2005
This poured a hazy yellow with a decent enough head - if only it stayed a while. It has a very yeasty, fruity aroma with a large dollop of honey. Quite spritzy in the mouth. The flavor is straightforward, sweet malt with alcohol. Not bad, but I probably won’t be repeating this one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
elnadeau (786) - Laguna Niguel, California, USA - APR 20, 2005
Very attractive yellow pour with a substantial white frothy head, aroma is fruity, yeasty spicey. Nice collection of fruity malt flavors, perhaps pear/apple, sweet with a nice balance of spice. Well rounded mouthfeel, finish is sweet with spice though clean. Not real complex but very drinkable and refreshing, enjoyed this very much.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AleDrinker (1089) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - APR 18, 2005
Pours clear yellow with big creamy full lasting white head. Dry yeasty aromas. Smooth rich malty flavor with interesting yeast profile. Slight alcohol warmth. Nice smooth easy drinking abbey. Very mellow and delectable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnBarleycorn (537) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 17, 2005
Pleasant medium-gold with touches of burnt orange; minimal head retention. Heavy alcohol on the nose despite the relatively minor 6.8% alc./vol., plus interesting layers of orange and orange zest, banana, bran bread and rain water. Banana leads the way in the flavour department, followed by bitter alcohol and a peculiar trace of sweet potato. The distasteful bitter alcohol persists on an almost indefinite finish, leaving a negative final impression to what was a fairly interesting brew.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
iambeer (255) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 9, 2005
Poured afoamy , thick head. A little sweet and a smalle bite of alcohol. There are better, sure, but this is pretty good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GilBier (75) - Dendermonde, BELGIUM - MAR 29, 2005
Warm-yellow colorwith big white head. Fresh nose of citrus, yeast, some malts, and light hops. Taste is clean, refreshing, citrus-fruity, smooth and dry and ends with a fine hoppy touch.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ddenomme (36) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 24, 2005
I really enjoyed this. Smooth, creamy, long-lasting head, excellent fruit aroma. Smooth given the alcohol content but not sweet. Sharp on the palate but not harsh.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
giarcsr (103) - Carlsbad, California, USA - MAR 24, 2005
Aroma is pretty light. Apperance is light and yellowish-orange. Flavor is somewhat lacking. It’s a little malty with hints of citrus, but it doesn’t really stand out. It’s pretty cheap for a belgian, at least compared to the other ones at the store. If your looking for a relatively cheap and easy to drink belgian, this isn’t too bad.


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