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RATINGS: 524   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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As refreshingly crisp as a morning swim in a Great Lake, this brew is crafted with Pils and Munich malts. The pronounced hop character of this golden lager sparks thoughts of sandy beaches and rocky islands.
2011 vintage - 5.0% abv


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jayb0 (1054) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - OCT 27, 2014
Good, but not outstanding in any way, sort of a let down. Not as crisp as I expected, I guess maybe I was hoping for something slanted slightly more towards pilsener. So, on style but that’s about it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
UDBeernut (1856) - Saint Johns, Florida, USA - OCT 20, 2014
On tap at blue monk buffalo, Ny son. Pours Amber, translucent, thin off white head. Nice grain nose. Taste is slightly sweet, more wet grains, very light flowers come in gentle waves. Medium body.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
MBskier (1) - - OCT 12, 2014 does not count
Somewhat disappointing. Almost tastes more skunked than like a Pilsner. Have had much better beers from bells. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
outlawskies (447) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie says it suprisingly drinkable. But it is boring. She gives a 2. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MaltOne (232) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Pours clear, pale, white gold with brief white head. Somewhat aromatic. Flavorful, fresh, clean. Sets a higher standard over the typical US "lager". Starts yeasty and finishes smooth with subtle hops notes. Bell?s does nice work.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PhillyCraft (3457) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 8, 2014
On tap at barcade, had this a couple times before but never rated it. Probably because it’s a straight forward lager with slightly more flavor and less gmo corn syrup than the macro producers of the style. Hazy gold appearance with small white head. Notes of hay, corn, malt, light hop and rustic grains. I like where the alcohol percentage is also.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iphonephan (3652) - McLean, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2014
From a 12 oz bottle enjoyed on a hot day at the beach. Pours gold with a thick white head. Some lemon notes in the nose. Flavors of white bread. Okay for the style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
conway (1636) - - AUG 23, 2014
Bottle. Clear straw with little head. Aroma and taste are sweet and fruity lager. Light crisp mouthfeel. Very clean. Ok.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
John25 (698) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Bottle. Gold with a soapy head. Toast, wheat, and lemon aroma. Taste adds grassy pilsner malt. Super clean, crisp, and light. Good stuff. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mp_lane (67) - Indiana, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Aroma is very clean lager, very little hop aroma. Almost clear, very light color. Taste like a very clean German lager/helles. Good overall.


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