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RATINGS: 205   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Aud Blonde may be the lightest colored beer we have ever brewed at Russian River Brewing Company, but don't be fooled into thinking that this beer is light in flavor. It has a refined characteristic, which can be contributed to us blending pilsner malt with a unique hop called crystal. The distinctive characteristic of the crystal hop lends a citrus, almost eucalyptus quality in the aroma and mouth feel of the brew, while leaving the beer with a long dry finish.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ironchefscott (357) - portland, Oregon, USA - FEB 2, 2009
very nice gold color and very drinkable...good malt flavor.....very drinkable...and I am not a big blond ale fan...but it a good example

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
paytoplay (146) - , California, USA - JAN 31, 2009
Enjoyable beer. Tap at O’Briens 15th, golden color, a bit cloudy? A bit of a whit taste to it. Dry finish. A little odd and I’m not a big fan of the style. Fun to try.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Snojerk321 (2960) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 30, 2009
Draft at obriens russian river night. Pours a clear light golden color with a fluffy white head. Nose of corn and cereal grains. A pretty good blonde.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JohnC (3004) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - JAN 28, 2009
On tap at the Russian River brewpub in Santa Rosa. Clear, golden colored with a tangy flavor, this is a nice beer

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lb4lb (2587) - Austin, Texas, USA - JAN 19, 2009
Pours golden with white head and nice lacing. Smell is light sweet clean malt and a touch floral. Taste is cleanish but slight musty and floral. Very light honey and yeast flavor w touch hops. Med. Body and soft carbonation, but this was surprisingly good fresh on tap. I liked it quite a bit better than I thought I would.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bhensonb (14088) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 18, 2009
Draft at the brewpub. Pale golden color with a fine white head. Light hop aroma. Very mild flavor of floral hop and a little grain. Finish is quite clean; lightly sweet.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (23039) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2009
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a pale yellow color with a small white head. Has a malty hoppy aroma. Sweetish malty hoppy flavor with some grainy hints. Has a sweetish malty slightly hoppy finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JAN 11, 2009
(10/28/08) Draught sample at the brewpub in Santa Rosa. Rather malty aroma. Clear golden. Sweetish bready flavor with light diacetyl notes and light bitterness in the finish. Medium-bodied. OK.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexanderj (3539) - Branson, Missouri, USA - JAN 7, 2009
On tap at the brewpub. Color was gold with alot of carbonation streams. White head. Aroma of must, wheat, honey, and flowers. Flavor was pretty dry and musty, with alot of bread and wheat. Ok.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
heemer77 (5294) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JAN 2, 2009
Tap at the brewpub. The body was hazy gold with an off white head. The aroma was sweet pears with some bread crust. The taste was slightly sweet with some oranges and bread crust. There was some bitter peanut in the finish. Good for the style.


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