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RATINGS: 308   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.21   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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This Golden Sorghum Lager will appeal to beer drinkers who prefer the lighter taste of lagers produced by the major brewers, such as Anheuser-Busch, Coors, Miller, and Heineken. This ale has a light crisp taste to meet the thirst quenching requirements of the lager style while still having enough body to interest the ale drinker during the spring and summer seasons. This beer has low bitterness and a subtle but pleasant hop aroma that will gently caress the senses.

Note: contract brewed for Bardís Tale Beer (<A HREF=http://www.bardsbeer.com/ TARGET=blank>http://www.bardsbeer.com/).


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
whitecap (289) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 8, 2012
bottle. "Bard*s". clear yellow with a small white head. aroma of grain. some, hay and caramel and of course sorgham. not bad. one of the better sorgham beers Iíve had.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Huhzubendah (2495) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 6, 2012
The beer is slightly hazy and appears a light orange color. The aroma offers some sweet, malty fruit, with a hint of candied oranges. Light toffee in the flavor, with some biscuit malt in the taste as well. Sweet fruit is present throughout. Light to medium in body, with moderately low carbonation. A decent choice for those who must have gluten free beer, though not my cup of tea. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 10-29-2011

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
emacgee (4005) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Pours a clean straw yellow with a thin fizzy white head. Nose is very light and muted with some grassy and lightly sweet notes. Flavor is light and grassy with a hint of sweetness and a touch of grape flavor. Light bodied and no bitterness.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
rumproasts (2847) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 15, 2012
bottle. light amber with small head. sorghum definitely isnít my thing. everything about this seems slightly off.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
fidelis83 (1932) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - AUG 15, 2012
Pours a plae gold with a thin, off white head that has good retention and leaves some lacing. Aroma is huge on soghum, some light fruity sweetness, toast and sweat. Flavor is still big on sorghum, a little sweaty, some artificial vanilla and hazelnut flavors, toast, light caramel and light honey floral notes. Palate is light and pretty neutral throughout with a light, somewhat sharp carbonation. The flavor is not too bad, which was a surprise after the pretty unpleasant aroma, decently refreshing. Meh.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Patrickctenchi (3556) - Coxís Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - AUG 5, 2012
Pours amber, with an off-white head. Taste is sweet sorghum, maybe some apple peel... Taste is grainy with almost a spice or clove aspect to it. Very different. Not really a fan.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
berrya785 (441) - Kansas, USA - AUG 3, 2012
12 oz bottle packaged as Bardís Original Sorghum. Worst beer Iíve ever had. First beer ever I didnít want to finish (I still did).

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
mrossini (34) - - JUL 30, 2012
Not the worst sorghum beer Iíve had, but not good, either. I canít say i like the overall taste very much. The sorghum hits you immediately after putting it in your mouth. The finish is better though.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rubbishystuff (1823) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 27, 2012
Had this packaged as Bardís at Ranallis. I think there should almost be a separate rating category for gluten free beers. Being made with Sorghum it has that thin tinny flavor but then itís not barley malt. Not too bad for what it is. Serving: Bottle

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
ghawener (1457) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - JUN 20, 2012
Bottle: bad. Stale, bland, boring, simple, tasteless, stinky, weak. Food Pairing: Malt.


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