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RATINGS: 260   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.2   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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German Sapphire Hops. Smooth Taste.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tgncc (2751) - Bellmore, New York, USA - MAY 12, 2013
Boring, standard pale lager. Thje aroma is sweet, malty, corn, light fruit. The flavor follows exactly. Sort of a berry flavor, which I guess is the sappphire hop. Fairly subtle though. Medium in body. Same appearance of the pale lager. Pale yellow, white head. Finishes sweet, light hop bittering. Ok. Not outstanding. One and done.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
TATE (285) - Lubec, Maine, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Can. Not much aroma. Drank straight out of the can. Taste is on the malty side with not much hop finish. Just average or less, leaving you wanting more, forgettable.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
rondphoto (1820) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - MAY 2, 2013
Clear golden amber with a frothy white head and curtains of lace. Somewhat sweet malt with adjunct (corn?) that stays the same through the palate, finally adding the slightest bittering in the finish. Seems a waste to give 6% abv for such a flavorless beer. Pretty lightweight.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
SSSteve (3738) - - APR 30, 2013
bottle. clear gold with a small white head. sweet malt and candy hop aroma. syrupy palate and highly carbonated. a hint of alcohol astringency at 6%. the hops taste clean and herbal. saphire is a german hop developed recently as an alternative to the german classics but with a hint of berry/citrus supposedly(which i didn’t pick up on). its an ok beer though, but the abv shows up some.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
BVery (5978) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - APR 27, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2013 Bottle. Pale gold pour with minimal head. Nose is slightly syrupy, but overall just crappy grainy lager.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bpreo (1520) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - APR 23, 2013
Not bad for a German style beer made in Missouri. 6% alcohol is a nice addition.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jmcgavin12 (473) - Madison, USA - APR 20, 2013
Overall, pours very light and faintly hoppy. Taste is pretty weak and light. Refreshing but not too amazing really.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
dogfishho (588) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - APR 20, 2013
Blech. Smell is dry and musty with an apple note. The taste is one noted and slightly sour. There's a nasty aftertaste too. Tough to describe beyond just being bad ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Sledutah (4314) - Utah, USA - APR 19, 2013
16oz can picked up in Tucson
Appearance: Clear golden with a big white head and good lacing
Aroma and flavors of sweet candy and caramel
Pretty bad, I couldn’t finish it. Footbalmed

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
geologyguy (638) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - APR 16, 2013
almost no smell that’s slightly sweet, small head, decent taste, lightly malty with no hops, average taste, finish lingers a bit and is sticky to your palate...not refreshing, but not terrible if it’s cheap enough


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