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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.

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   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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (6536) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 22, 2014
Bottle - Raw honey and some light pale grains. Cloudy orange with a beige head. Nice and light with the hops lightly flavoring and bittering, while still offering a light sessionable ale. Although not an exciting style, I like this interpretation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Lubiere (10696) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 26, 2013
A blonde ale with a thin white head. In aroma, a light corny malt with faint hops, boring. In mouth, a typical Mexican lager, faint corn, so-so. On tap at brewery.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
resevil787 (123) - Arizona, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Draft. Pours yellow. Big white head. Aroma is light to moderate floral, malt. Taste is the same, ever so sweet. Light body. Decent beer. What’s with the low abv?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joeneugs (3740) - Livermore, California, USA - JUL 6, 2013
On draft at Tap 25. It pours a clear golden color with an off white head. The aroma is floral with lots of pine. The flavor is interesting with lots of evergreen, pine and florals. Nice mouthfeel and finish. I could drink more of this session blonde. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrob21 (2770) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 3, 2013
12 oz from total wine. Pours a light yellow color, typical blond/golden color. Very muted hops flavors with a somewhat larger than typical malt body and honey sweetness. Aroma is slightly spicey. Finish is grassy bitterness. Pretty unassuming.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bulk_Carrier (2434) - Temporarily, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 12, 2014
Reviewed from notes. The appearance had a mostly clear yet somewhat hazy yellow color. Half finger white foamy head that dies at a decent pace and leaves some adequate lightly clingy lacing in rings. The smell was sweet corn but not overbearing, light hops. The taste had a mainly sweet corn-ness, no aftertaste, dry finish. On the palate, it sat at/about a light, sessionable, and the carbonation is good for an American blonde ale and good for me as its slightly smooth and somewhat clingy around the mouth and tongue. Overall, I say this is a good blonde ale worthy of coming back to. Its nothing over the top, but hey, it did go well with a Sonoran hot dog that I had in Tucson area while visiting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iphonephan (3899) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUL 17, 2013
On draft at the Nimbus Bistro in Tucson AZ. Pours a clear pale gold with a fine white head. Light malt nose. High carbonation. Flavors of biscuit and some light floral hop notes. Crisp finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DiarmaidBHK (3599) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 16, 2013
Bottle from AJ’s Fine Foods Scottsdale. pours golden with a half inch of white foam. Not much on the note but a little bit of bread. crisp on the tongue in that it runs a little dry. finishes clean. Eh!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
Westchesterco (1238) - mclean, Virginia, USA - JUL 17, 2013
At the brew pub on draft is a clear light yellow with a slight white head. The aroma is of pine and citrus and the taste is more pine and a bitterness that lingers on the palate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jw0406 (855) - atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 27, 2013
12 oz bottle pours a golden color with a nice white head. Aromas of hay, light citrus, bread. Light bodied, crisp, resfreshing

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