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RATINGS: 160   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Born in a dream, Quinannan Falls Special Lager Beer refers to a mythical place in the boreal north. While the waterfall may exist solely in Larry Bellís imagination, the beer he remembered drinking there is now quite real. Quinannan Falls possesses the crisp, dry bitterness youíd expect from a German pilsner, but the use of highly aromatic hops from the Pacific Northwest in both the kettle & dry-hop evokes the fragrant pine forests that inspired this beer.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadIndian (2606) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 27, 2012
Bottle. Itís Bells...so you canít go wrong. A nice citrus and hop flavor. A dry pine finish. Whatís not to love?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
b3shine (6576) - Indiana, USA - JUL 16, 2012
Draft to pint (from notes). Looks like a good lager; golden with white lacing. Smells pretty good; hoppy. Tastes nice! Crisp and hoppy with a pleasant mouthfeel. This is a great hopped-up lager thatís a wonderful warm-weather brew (or any weather, for that matter).

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
thepeter (325) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 23, 2012
Poured clear with a champagne color a nice small head adn great lacing. Aroma of pears and elderflower and a bit of floural hops. Tastes of a clean crisp nicely hopped pilsner with a bit of fruit essence. Palate is dry and crisp carbonation is perfect, overall it is a wonderful pilsner.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAY 25, 2012
Bottle 189 of 313:   Straw in color, slight haze, large pillowy white head, nice lacing.   Hoppy straw like like aroma.   Smooth straw/hay like flavor, a little grassy, slightly dry, not too sweet, with a soft hop presense.   More bitterness comes out as it warms, but its still remains soft.   Lingering straw, hay, and grassiness.   Wished it were a bit more in body, heavier, and at 6.5% an IMperial Pils it seems a bit light.   However, its very well crafted and enjoyable.   Just not as big as I was hoping it would be.   A softer cleaner example of the style.   Thanks Kevin for the bottle!


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (5071) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 16, 2012
Pre GTMW party at Maduro. Filtered yellow-orange. Straightforward beer-beer in a way. Sort of a boho feel.Fruity tropical undercurrents bring to mind summit hops. Very mellow and delicate, flowery. Doughy, interesting tangy finish. Different, well done, adds a delicate saison-ish feel to a lager.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale Łber alles, Arizona, USA - APR 15, 2012
bottle 67/313 from schiller on 11/25/11. yellow with a frothy white head. aroma and flavors of peppery spice, mild grain, grass, peaches, mango, passion fruit and flowers. medium bodied but crisp, spicy and very quaffable.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gregwilsonstl (1391) - Missouri, USA - APR 7, 2012
Light Golden clear. Hoppy for a lager. Surprising that it has lacing. Thin white head.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gearbike (512) - West Bloomfield, Michigan, USA - MAR 12, 2012
On tap at a Bellís taptackover. This is no lawnmower lager. Pours a light hazy yellow. Taste is very malty. Full bodied with the bready taste. A hoppy finish in the form of a sweet piney taste. Absolutely no hint of fruit. And the alchol hits you after the pint!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (12113) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 15, 2012
Draft. Crystal clear pale straw body, white head. Aroma is medium sweet, herbal, some grass, light bread. Taste is moderately sweet, grass, some herbal. Light-medium body, light acidity, resin.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
JCW (1277) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 12, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2012 Had this on draft. Classic appearance of pilsner, translucent light yellow color with a moderate white head. Flavor was crisp and dry with what I felt to be the proper amount of bitterness for a pils. I didnít know anything about the beer when I drank it and I was surprise to read the hops werenít a noble hops. Tasting a lot like I remember Prima Pils to taste, I wish I could have sample them side by side. Excellent beer.


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