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RATINGS: 517   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


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
conway (1397) - - 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 (466) - 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 (34) - 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.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (5726) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUL 4, 2014
draft at Blue Monk, easy drinking crisp & clean lager. medium bodied golden pour, hints of hay & grass. good for what it is

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DerWeg (1493) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 29, 2014
It’s more drinkable than it is quaffable, and substantially palatable. Solid malt profile is skilled. Grassy-noble hops are sexilicious creating the citrus fruit and hay effect. I would swear I’m drinking a very well made American lager with nothing to apologize for. Oh, honey. 16 oz clearly calls for a 20-22 oz serving.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (2217) - New York, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Pale golden pour from draft at standings. Grass and hay aroma. Grassy taste. Mild hops. OK.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Niko100 (1978) - Illinois, USA - APR 27, 2014
Hazy straw/gold color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of malt, cereal, & light hops; Flavor of slight sweet malt, hops, and grain: Crisp smooth finish; Better than average - pretty decent.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
olundnat (25) - - APR 27, 2014
This beer smells sweet to me, but does not taste sweet. It has a malty flavor, with fair hops in the back. It is more on the drier side. It would be good paired with goat cheese.

3.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 20/20
Bellsman1991 (25) - - APR 26, 2014
Color was nice, taste wasn’t what I was expecting kinda choppy to be honest kinda dual but it is made by bells so I won’t complain much more then that.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
60minuteman (721) - Frazer, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 25, 2014
On tap as Lager of the Lakes. Not much here but it isn’t offensive either. Good mouthfeel...carbonation but not bitter at all. Simple simple simple


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