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"Balance" is the key description for this smooth and refreshing Southwestern-style Blonde Ale. Nimbus Dirty Güera is brewed with the finest domestic pale malts and world-class Cara-Pils and Munich malts. Our use of select Perle and German Hallertau hops lends to the beer’s pleasant floral nose: low in fruitiness and mild in ester production. This combination produces a light, clean and crisp balance between malts and hops. Our Blonde’s subtle sweet undertones are derived from pure mesquite-flavored "killer-bee" honey that is harvested from hives in Bisbee, Arizona.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 29, 2008
Bottle courtesy of rustychiles. Pours gold with a white head. Smells of biscuitsm flowers, some caramel. Tastes semi-sweet with a nice tarte finish.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
steview (1016) - San Francisco, California, USA - SEP 19, 2008
thick and dirty, stale honey bread; with a shake of pepper, and butter; yeaup, i have nothing else.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
golubj (1377) - San Mateo, California, USA - SEP 3, 2008
Bottle shared at the CA-GA cultural beer exchange hosted by alexanderj. Cloudy yellow pour. Aroma is melon, grain, slightly sweet. Flavor is the same, a little watery, but nice in the sweet grain department. Reminds me a little of high life.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
alexanderj (3296) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - SEP 1, 2008
Bottle; orange tinted yellow in color. Aroma of lemon, bread and fresh cut grass. Very malty and lemony in the flavor with an earthy, grassy finish. A pretty good version of the style.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sparky (2133) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - AUG 23, 2008
12oz bottle. Pours a hazy yellow with a one finger white head and ok lacing. Nose is earthy and sweet malts. Taste is honey, malt and light citrus. Medium mouth feel. Easy drinker.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
edmajorjoe (80) - Vail, Arizona, USA - JUN 5, 2008
A very tasty beer with a smooth pour and nice palate. Can be enjoyed in a bottle or tap.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
BCMike22 (80) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 18, 2008
Poured into Red Sox pint glass. Dark golden color, very cloudy...medium head that dies slowly. Smells a little malty, but no real definitive nose. Tastes very full for a blonde. Complex, but more confusing than balanced. Sweet almost citrus undertone. Not bad, not great.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rusty (1536) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - MAY 13, 2008
Pours a hazy gold color with a small white head. Aroma of malt and yeast. Flavor of yeast, malt, a little fruit and a touch of honey. This one was just odd for me.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 25, 2008
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Courtesy of FlacoAlto. Slightly hazy golden with a small, rough, white head. Odd unclean aroma of tart fruit and coffee (!). Light in body, unclean fruit accents. No real bitterness. An odd one indeed. 160408

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - APR 17, 2008
Clear golden with tiny off white head. Sweet fruity aroma with light yeasty notes. Flavor goes same way.


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