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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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New Cream Ale Formula: Two row barley, a hint of wheat and noble hops make Carolina Blonde exactly what a craft brew American Cream Ale should be. Clean, refreshing flavor. Rich, golden color. Unmistakable smoothness. Brewed right here in North Carolina.


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ross (2100) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - JUN 1, 2012
Bottle. Multiple bottles. Bought alot of this over the past while; strangely enough I never did when it was brewed by Carolina. This one seems to be much better; lively, easy drinking, great summer beer. Very crisp and clean. I like it.


2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
boxofrane (2205) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle from Food Lion. Pours clear yellow with a small white head. The aroma is a bit grainy, not much there. The taste is like wet cereal. Meh.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
LuckyDog (307) - - OCT 21, 2014
Good example of a cream ale. Not complicated, but good mouth feel and light flavor.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bpatrick01 (6) - Charleston, South Carolina, USA - SEP 26, 2014 does not count
Mild some sweet aroma. Good not fully diminishing head. Mild iinital toast bitterness and ends with a slight earthy citrus. Body is light and creamy and has good lacing throughout and also fizzy carbonation throughout.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Derekm_919 (8) - USA - AUG 10, 2014 does not count
Nice creamy taste taste to this beer, No aftertaste with good aroma and taste.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OldGrowth (2730) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - JUL 29, 2014
bottle, from Triangle Wine. ok aroma, sweet. fairly mild. straw,wet paper, hint of citrus. Clean golden yellow color, good initial head that faded to a ring, ok lace. sweet, though mild bitterness, flavor. light body, creamy mouthfeel, sweet finish it’s fine, better than I was expecting, decent flavor for the lower abv, fine lawnmower, not gonna excite people, but much better than some pale lager, IMO

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (5737) - Indiana, USA - MAY 28, 2014
Draft to taster. Looks solid; a completely transparent gold with white head. Smells and tastes of mild bitter hops with notes of yeast and wheat. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. An easy drinker with a bit of an extra hop kick for the style.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BelgianBeerGal (3231) - Panama City, Florida, USA - APR 19, 2014
Gatlinburg Walgreen’s bottle. Pretty tasty cream ale with good malt and enough hops to keep it interesting. Good for a style that can get boring.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
coyforce (616) - Virginia, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Golden yellow pour with a thin white head. Taste is grassy and lacks any significant ale distinguishers.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
reggiedunlop (3182) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Pours a clear pale yellow with a medium white head. Aroma has straw, wet grass, and slightly stale hoppiness. Flavor has a slight malty sweetness, straw, and light grass...cerealy. mouthfeel is medium/full with a dry grassy finish. Flavor is much better than the aroma suggests.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
firemarshal (175) - North Carolina, USA - NOV 15, 2013
Bottle from store. Aroma is skunky. Transparent yellow with plenty of carbonation. Salty initial taste transitions to unpleasant bitter aftertaste that won’t go away. Medium bodied, carbonated with foamy finish. This is one of the worst beers I’ve ever had.


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