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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 2.96/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
This traditional German beer is usually served on the first day of May to celebrate the arrival of spring. Our Maibock is a malty but balanced beer that is extremely drinkable and leaves you asking for another round. A spring seasonal specialty in every Big Horn Brewing location.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tmoney99 (13625) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 24, 2006
Draft in Indianapolis. Deep amber color with an average frothy white head. Light balanced malty aroma. Medium body with soft carbonation. Medium sweet malt flavor with a smooth average finish. Good drinkable brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (13438) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 28, 2006
On tap @ C.B. Potts Broomfield poured a clear gold with a small dissapating white head. Aromas of sweet malt, light fruit [apple, pear] and carmel. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of sweet malt, hint of carmel and a bit of citrus with a crisp clean finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerandBlues2 (12198) - Escondido, California, USA - AUG 15, 2006
Draught at 2006 Craft Lager Festival. Pours dark golden straw with a frothy white film. Aroma is floral and grassy malt (meal, cereal), yeast (dough). Sweet malt and yeast flavor, medium acidity and bitterness, earth notes. Light bodied and creamy palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (11654) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 30, 2010
Sample at the Schaumburg location. The beer is a mostly clear reddish-orange color with a medium thin off-white head that recedes steadily. Thin rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of bready malt, fruit and mild hops. Medium, clean body with flavors of toasted malt, caramel, and fruit. Touches of hops here too. The finish is sweet malt with a slight medicinal note. Slightly above average overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
shrubber85 (10762) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Draft (at Indy downtown location). Lemon and barley malt aroma. Golden yellow with small head. Sweet barley malt and moderate astringent flavor. Not bad - decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
onceblind (7529) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 19, 2016
Clear brilliant golden with a thin foamy cap. Big bready German nose with a gentle floral hop undertone. Crisp and big German malty blonde flavor with a full palate, and a gentle floral grassy German bitterness. Very subtle hoppiness as its quote blonde malty and bready.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ughsmash (7508) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 10, 2007
On tap at Ram - Rosemont, IL. Poured a clear lighter coppery orange with a very light dusting of off-white head. Aroma picked up some caramel surrounded by woodsy notes.. some floral.. sweet overall and a touch toasty. Flavor picked up lightly smoked drawn caramel, some sweetener, leafy hoppage, and some alcohol... not very well-made, but drinkable enough. Light-medium bodied and thicker on the back-end.. rather poor flow to it. Not so good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ernest (7376) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - APR 3, 2003
Draught. Body is medium yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (cookie, grain), moderately hoppy (herbs, flowers). Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Medium to full body, velvety texture, lively carbonation. Bitterness never really develops, leaving this too sweet to drink much of. Nice mouthfeel though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sledutah (7073) - Utah, USA - APR 20, 2011
On tap at CB and Potts in Fort Collins
Appearance: Clear golden with a medium sized white head and lots of lacing left in the glass
Aroma: Caramel and some spices
Taste: Sweet caramel with a light medicinal finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (6170) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 28, 2013
Nose of soft sweet brown bread, a litle caramel and fruit, lightly spicy hop presence. Pours golden orange with a thin head that does not last, moderate chill haze. Flavors of moderately sweet brown bread, a little caramel, some fruity sugar notes with a slightly spicy and peppery hop finish. Balanced, not flawed, just not super interesting.

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