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Boulder Dam Powder Monkey Pilsner
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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 2.26/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.36   IBU: 41   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Named for the dam workers who packed all the explosives, this beer is flavorful and refreshing, yet not filling. Pilsen and Carapils malt give this brew a light, malty character and straw color. The palate is balanced with three hops – Northern Brewer and Tettnanger from Germany and Styrian Goldings from Slovenia.


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2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - SEP 16, 2013
Sampler at the brewpub in Boulder City. Light yellow in color with a fruity smell. Sweet malty flavor with a hint of hops. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
slowrunner77 (7100) - Reno, Nevada, USA - JUL 22, 2015
Sigh...another light generic beer that could be a pilsner or a blonde or a lager...or who the hell cares. I know there ain;t many choices here, but this ain’t tryin.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Radek Kliber (6681) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - JUL 14, 2015
Where and how: at brewery (sampler)
Aromafloral milder herbal nose. Mild with proper clean lager vibe.
Appearance :
Top: large, white tasting cap with white rings on glass.
Base: clear and gold.
Palate : tad too soft for Pils maybe more like Helles in feel.
Taste: good approach, solid nice hop presentation. Body development is good but needs some carbonation to expose them in better way.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
scooterbub (920) - Lander, Wyoming, USA - NOV 27, 2014
On tap. Pours a golden color with a thin white head that lasts. Taste is of grass, malt and straw and some hops. Similar aroma. Has a medium body with a bitter finish. Easy to drink, but a bit bitter.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (15913) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 31, 2014
Draft at the source 12/19/13. Hazy pale yellow color, bright white head. Aroma of white bread dough. Taste is lemon, straw, banana. Light body.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
stevoj (2880) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Another nice looking beer, but lacking the crisp hop pilsener character. Tends to be watery, bland. Not much flavor here.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
decaturstevo (5459) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - APR 1, 2013
Yellow/gold pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma is skunky. Flavor is perfumy, skunky, and just not good. Thin and watery and fizzy. A beer that was off.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Lubiere (11160) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 21, 2012
A lightly hazed blonde pils with a thick frothy and lacing off white head. In aroma, a grassy malt with faint wild yeast. In mouth, a grassy malt with fruity notes, watery bodied, faint hops, lightly cloying. On tap at brewpub, August 8 2012.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wittales (718) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 20, 2012
Appearance was clear pale straw with creamy diminshing white 1/2 finger head, no lacing. Aromas are sweet pils malt with slight citrus hops. Taste are sweet pils malt upfront, then soft lemony hops backend. Palate was smooth soft CO2 with light body, then average light lemony dryish finish. Simple Pils brew...

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
kathouse (1261) - Nevada, USA - JUL 18, 2011
This an ugly beer. Light straw color. Beer has decent hop balance but is very thin with herbal and floral bitterness.


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