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Wild Wolf Blonde Hunny Ale
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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.11/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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An unfiltered Belgian style Blonde Ale with wheat and a lot of local honey in every pour. We have also added a special spice blend to give it an added kick. Smooth and refreshing, but be careful Ė this oneís ABV will sneak up on you. This beer is straw yellow in color with a slight sweetness in the middle and an estery finish characteristic of the best Belgian beers.


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2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Elwood (3318) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - NOV 12, 2012
Serving: draft at Fire Works Leesburg. Cloudy yellow pour. Odd honey and grain nose. The flavor has a weird tartness with lemon, light honey, grain, and yeast. An odd aftertaste lingers on the tongue. This one seems to be a bit of a mess.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopscotch (9262) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Can... Pours lightly hazy and yellow with a quickly dissipating white head. The aroma is a marriage of honey and peppery, spicy hops. Medium to full-bodied with adequate carbonation. The flavor is remarkably well-balanced. Honey malts and spicy, white-peppery hops play nicely together. The hops fade quickly, leading to a sweet and spicy finish. Bottle courtesy of ygtbsm94!

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (12473) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Draft at the source. Hazy yellow color, small white head. Aroma of spiced pineapple. Taste is lightly spiced citrus.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Braudog (5841) - Glenville, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Can. Bright yellow-orange, with some thin cloudiness that almost makes it opaque. This gives off a very honey-laden aroma, quite sweet. It drinks with a similar buzz, super tart and almost lemony. Thereís a bit too much of that aspect to make me like it very much. But itís clean, well made, and a sure hit with the ladies. (#5647, 8/27/2014)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mansquito (3464) - Nueva York, New York, USA - JUL 14, 2014
Total Wine, Fairfax sixer of cans: Pours golden with a white head. Aroma is honey, light fruitiness, and some Belgian yeast. Taste is a little too sweet for me. Tasted a little bit too heavy and wasnít exactly refreshing in the hot summer heat I was drinking it in. That said, the flavors were honey with a wee bit of the hops. Not bad, but didnít come together.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bubbleflubber (1832) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Pours a murky golden into the glass, with a thin ring of suds that travels down the pour. The nose has some dank wheat and hay notes. Wheat and honey dominate here, but a little ABV shows through light muddy citrus undertones, some marshmallow and an overly sweet honey finish. The palate is medium-bodied and semi-active with carbonation. The mouthfeel is a tad cloyingly sweet for the style. Not that it isnít a decent pour on a 4th of July evening, but to keep things in check, itís almost par for the course.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jgb9348 (4783) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - JUN 10, 2014
Slightly hazy golden coloured body with a bit of an orange glow and a very thin off-white head. Aroma of hay, grass, yeast, wheat and a bit of light funk - nice. Medium-bodied; Assertive honey flavour with a lot of yeast, grass, hay, oak and even the slightest note of wild yeast and brett. Aftertaste shows a pungent sweet kick from the honey and apricots with a good balance of malt and a little dry herbal and yeast kick at the very end. Overall, a surprisingly good beer with a great profile and a nice sweetness at the end, well balanced and nice to sample. I sampled this 65 cL bottle purchased from Whole Foods in Washington, DC (Foggy Bottom) on 28-February-2014 for US$7.99 sampled at home in Washington on 10-June-2014.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
HellesBunny666 (205) - Virginia, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Sweet and malty aromas. Yeasty, lemony and definitely honey notes. Slightly spicy and carbonated. Easy drinking, refreshing.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MattyKakes (93) - Virginia, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Very refreshing honey blonde from Wild Wolf. Pours a hazy light gold, with a nice head. Nose is citrus. Taste is wheat, honey and orange peel. It finishes nicely and doesnít linger in the mouth. Cheers!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5168) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAY 18, 2014
Hazed yellow pour with light head and lace. Aroma is light malt and pepper I think on the nose. Sweet malt, pepper, and a good warm feeling as you drink. No distinct abv presence but as it warms you get the feeling this is not 4.5%. Sweet start and the pepper finish is pretty nice. Medium body with good carbonation. very ok blond

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cosmo332 (2) - Virginia, USA - MAY 7, 2014 does not count
A: Pleasantly fragrant with hints of honey, lemon, and wheat. A: Gorgeous appearance. Pours a cloudy golden yellow that almost glows. T: Starts with a sweet, honey forward taste with a medium malty backbone and is balanced out by spicy pepper and finished with a slight citrus aftertaste. P: A little thin on the palate but really the only complaint I can find with this beer. O: Dangerously drinkable. Beautiful appearance and nose, well balanced taste, easily sessionable although at 6.8 ABV it will quickly sneak up on you.


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