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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tone77 (256) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Pours a cloudy golden color. Smell is sweet, malty. Taste is crisp, malts, some sweetness, very refreshing. Overall an enjoyable beer in this heat.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cimbasso (361) - - AUG 30, 2015
Very pale yellow, with a taste of banana, citrus and a hint of butterscotch. Very pleasant and quite good for summer drinking. Not particularly memorable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (36046) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 28, 2015
From tap. Pours hazy yellow. Small white head. Aroma is grassy, straw. Light yeasty. Eggy. Mild fruity. Grassy and toasted. Light fruity. Bitter. Grassy and straw finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
high_on_hops (795) - Burlingame, California, USA - AUG 23, 2015
On tap. Pours a hazy pale gold with a foamy white head. It has a model aroma of biscuit and light malt, with a similar flavor that has a dry finish over a light body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (12622) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 12, 2015
Cardinal 230215. Golden-yellow colour with a white head. Aroma is yeast, citrus, fruit. Flavour is yeast, butterscotsch, citrus, fruit. Ordinary beer.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ClarkVV (4346) - Allston, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 20, 2015
Bottle, undated, if I remember correctly, drunk Winter 2011.
This one was pretty confusing, as the head and carbonation, while not the fizziest thing I’ve ever seen, still struck me as the filtered/force carbed type. The beer was certainly clear and there was no sediment on the bottom. Hmmmm.....
Light grains in the nose show honey, bits of caramel and a hint of corn and metal. Very light hop profile has some minimally spicy, dusty notes. No alcohol, and despite the corn/metal, it just seems more a typical filtering/staleness issue than any real massive brewing flaws.
The beer was drinkable, in the mouth, with lively carbonation, a stronger-than-average maltiness (honey and creamed wheat) and very low bitterness, though still a touch on the finish. A couple of notes of grain alcohol/glue on the finish, some light metallic notes and obvious oxidation, though the person providing had just brought this back from Germany. Nothing like a filtered zwickl, I always say!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
emacgee (4405) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - JUL 13, 2015
Soft pale straw blonde pour with two fingers of tight white head. Nose is bready with green apple and wet dough. A little insipid and spicy. Light and crisp in the mouth, bready and a little spicy. Zippy bitterness and hop character. Light metallic and wet dough.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jamaty (1341) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 17, 2015
Dorada clara, algo turbia. Espuma media. Muy bebible y agradable. Aroma moderado. Igual que el sabor que no destaca especialmente por nada. Refrescante, suave y ligera.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jaghana (4729) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle 50cl, a golden beer with medium head. Nose is grassy with vegetable notes. Aroma is on grassy hops, kind of corn sugar, sweet vegetable body, less complex and boring, light cereals touch, yeast finish with grassy hops.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
adamnowek (728) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUN 4, 2015
A fairly run of the mill zwickl. A good amount of bitter but maybe a little bit too much for me. Still pretty easy to throw back.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KyotoLefty (7874) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 24, 2015
Bottled. Medium yellow color, cloudy, fine, thick head. Nose of lemon, yeast, doughy wort. Rich malt flavor, orange, lemon, dough. Ok but under-attenuated.


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