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RATINGS: 222   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A classic German-Style Beer, Brewed in San Diego. Our Longfin Lager has become one of the go-to beers with the team at the brewery. A solidly balanced Helles inspired Lager with a clean, slightly hoppy finish that could easily fit in at any German beer garden. We think it’s perfect for enjoying on the beach, the boat or anywhere else you can put an ice chest full of beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BARRYBEERBARON (24) - USA - OCT 26, 2013
Super Easy to drink. Great overall beer. Not overly complicated as to where its really unique.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
JDBaker11058 (1647) - Maryland, USA - SEP 12, 2015
Appearance: clear pale straw, with two fingers of persistent, foamy, bright white head. Aroma: bright, clean, and fresh, full of floral, grassy hops and toasted white bread. Taste: surprisingly sweet and crackery up front, then there’s some pepper, grassy and floral hops . Finish: clean and crisp, with a bit of sweet grains, lemongrass, aspirin, and pepper. Notes: Really, really liked this. Drank it in less than a minute, I think, because the flavors and palate were so refreshing. Basically a perfect lager, but now I’m sad because I’d only bought the single can. 12 oz can from TW&M in Alexandria, Virginia.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - NOV 30, 2010
Pours a light yellow with a pretty good white head. Smell is a little bit of grain and grassiness; not the best overall, but for its style pretty good. Pretty light flavor, not surpassing most others of the style as the nose did. Mouthfeel was light and crisp, and drinkability was nice. Overall, very nice for its style, but still lacking in too many departments to justify a higher score than this. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 02-17-2010

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChainGangGuy (4599) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 25, 2014
12 ounce bottle - Hop City Beer & Wine in Birmingham, Alabama.

Appearance: Pours a lightly hazed, pale hay-hued beer with a medium-small, white head, though its retention is fair.

Smell: Pils maltiness with softly toasted grains, a little yeasty breadiness, and gentle hop notes of lemon and grassiness.

Taste: Subtle pils malt bill, lightly toasted grains, a modest cereal sweetness. Citrus alongside a minute grassiness, ample peppery hop bitterness. Scantly yeasty. A little more lemon precludes the crisp, easy finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium, active carbonation.

Overall: A crisp, clean, refreshing beer for the Memorial Day Weekend.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tillmac62 (513) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - JUL 1, 2015
BOD 140/15. Clear golden pour. World class head volume, outstanding lacing and retention. Typical lager nose - yeast, mild biscuit malt and a touch of grassy hops. Heavy light body with a smooth texture. Superbly carbonated with a bit of effervescence in the middle and a nice prickly finish. The outstanding flavor profile is intense, a bit complex and masterfully balanced. It begins with a blend of grassy and herbal hop flavor. The middle brings a very mild bitterness that is balanced by a subtle cracker biscuit sweetness. The finish is crisp and a herbal noble hop flavor lingers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
doubleo (1432) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 1, 2008
On-tap at PP C’Bad. Pours clear light yellow with a nice white head, spider web lace. Smells light and malty crisp. Man is this a tasty fizzy yellow beer. Nice tasty malts and then slightly nutty hops. Not nutty in a bad way though. Medium body, good carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sarlacc83 (1542) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 5, 2013
12oz can courtesy of Shane. Thanks! A: Pale straw color with a 1/2 inch of fluffy white head. Semi transparent and reminiscent of lighter beers. N: Good mixture of some light lemon, grass, pale malt, and a touch of grapefruit and pine from the hops. Some light banana and green peppercorn. It has an appreciable sensation that works well for its style. Flavors are light and delicate. T: A strong sense of hop bitterness followed up by a zesty pepper. The malt is the third tier here which I quite enjoy. M: Easy sipper. Well within style. O: I’m seeing a lot of low scores from what I assume are non-fresh bottles shipped across the country. I think the cans will mitigate this issue because this is a solid, refreshing beer with a touch of hops and spice to make it worth enjoying. Buy it fresh and I don’t think you’ll be disappointed.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
pintofbitter1 (7) - - DEC 24, 2013 does not count
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2014 One of my go-to lagers is Ballast Point’s Longfin. With a mellow understated nose of corn flakes and plantains, the beer serves greater purpose on the palate. A crisp structured body carries grainy biscuity notes that last through to the smooth finish. ---- instagram.com/pintofbitter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sailracer (459) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle. This was a nice, crisp lager. Just the right amount of carbonation. Light malt flavors. Pretty good overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
monkeychugg55 (972) - Joliet, Illinois, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Nice yellow body with a small white head. The aroma has a nice bready malt character, with some noble hop notes and some clean lager yeast. Nice balance of malt and hop flavor, very nice beer.

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