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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   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.


2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gmb5127 (234) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Solid for a blonde ale but tastes watery and is lacking taste. Not really my type of beer.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GIJOE (635) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Pours clear amber with low white head. Hoppy floral aroma with light fruitiness. Taste is mildly sweet with light bitter lingering finish. Light body, mild carbonation. Not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Errl (1617) - Plano, Texas, USA - JUL 18, 2013
pour is yellow with white head..Nose is light grains, pale hops, crisp, grassy..Taste is light, grassy, grains, pale hops, spices,

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kryon (1402) - SWEDEN - JUL 16, 2013
Pours clear yellow with low to no white head Aromas of wheat, bread, quite average Taste has citrus, wheat and pale malts.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ktwse (2014) - SWEDEN - JUL 15, 2013
Pours clear amber with low white head. Floral aroma with hops, some fruit. Taste is mellow fruity sweet with light bitter lingering finish. Loght, smooth body with soft carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gription79 (2264) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Had on draft at the brewery. Grainy, bread, fairly hoppy for a blond, floral. A very good blond ale, full of character

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (8149) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Sample at the brewpub. Pours a slightly cloudy yellow color with a medium thin off-white head that recedes steadily. Short strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of citrus, hops and malt. Light-bodied with flavors of citrusy hops, pine and malt. The finish is dry with a short hoppy aftertaste. Decent overall.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OldGrowth (2673) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - MAY 30, 2013
pint at Brewpub. ok aroma, sweet. bready, doughy, minor spice. clean yellow gold. color. ok head and lace. sweet tart flavor. light body, thin smooth mouthfeel, dry finish. if I have to choose a lawn mower beer this would be it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Steve_0 (2684) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 25, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. Pour is clear lemon peel with a frothy white head and great lacing. Corny, grainy, lightly grassy, weedy, cereal, and husky aroma. Taste is grainy, floral, sonewhat sweet, corny, herbal, and malty. Light body with medium carbonation. OK.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4059) - SWEDEN - APR 18, 2013
Aud blonde. Pours clear golden amber with small tense head leaving lace. Aroma is fruity malty a bit sweet citric grainy. Flavor is dry hoppy malty bitter grapefruit slightly tea. Nice dry bitter finish.


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