RateBeer
overall
33
99
style

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A smooth and refreshing premium quality American-style pilsner. Burger Classic is full-flavored yet light-bodied lager brewed with select American 6-row pale and black malts along with Chinook, Nugget and Liberty hops. Naturally carbonated by using traditional Krausening methods. A regional favorite in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Brewed by City Brewery for Christian Moerlein Brewing.


2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jimmack34 (639) - Lancaster, Ohio, USA - MAY 22, 2010
12oz can poured into Sam Adams glass. Pours pale yellow with a nice pillowy white head. Smells of the typical grass, corn and grainy malt. However, the taste suggests that there might be a touch of some off the wall hops. There is some of the grassy hop flavor, with hints of some piney, bitter hops in the background. Not too typical for an American pale and definately drink some more of this.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
NobleSquirrel (3437) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 6, 2010
Sampled at Global Beer Expo. Pours a crystal clear pale yellow/gold. Nose is grainy, corn, distant hops, mild sweetness. On taste, much the same with a sweet corny note dominating. Pretty okay.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
alexsdad06 (5362) - Ohio, USA - FEB 10, 2010
12 oz. can shared by shigadeyo. Pours light golden with a small white head. Aroma and flavor is grainy malts with light citrus. I do find both this and the Light to be better options than most BMC stuff, but they are still pale lagers. The Burger Light is slightly cleaner.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rynoplasty (700) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - FEB 8, 2010
Pours pale gold with a white head. Aroma is bready pale malts and metal. Flavor is bready, biscuity malts. Not bad for 6 bucks six pack, lol.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 13/20
DeweyDell (159) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 21, 2009
I heard this is a step above PBR so I was pretty excited to try it... $2.99 for a six-pack!!! That is cheap as balls. So I poured this from the can, into a glass (drinking the first one in style, even though I don’t think I’ll be able to ignore the convenience of drinking a beer out of a can in the future.) It fizzed. I can’t remember the last time I had a beer that fizzed this audibly. Very yellow, clear, with a fizzy white head... it looks like any other pale lager really. Aroma is very faint malts and even fainter hops, but not at all offensive or boozy - it really smells like a almost decent pils. Taste is light as well, palate is of course way too bubbly. Overall, it really is better than expected. And for the price, damn, this is unbeatable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SuzyGreenberg (1603) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 27, 2009
12 oz can - pours pale gold with thin white head; stale malt with mild lemons; thin and kind of blah; raw grain and stale malt

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
502Che (999) - @, CAMBODIA - SEP 11, 2009
One of the most prestigious Pale Lagers out thereaccording to RB (and the cheapest to boot). Got a six pack of cans for 3.25. Golden body with tall white head that held descently well and left some lace. Smells of pale malt and a hint of herbal hops. Flavor is very clean: pale malt with some herbal hops too. Medium body with medium low carbonation. Glad it isn’t overly carbonated like most PLs. Overall: very sessionable and smooth and inoffensive. This is pretty much the same rating as my rating for Burger Light, this one is juts a slight bit better. Both very clean and smooth.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pipper (325) - Ohio, USA - SEP 6, 2009
Can from a friend. Some good malts and a helluva lot better to drink than keystone or natti or anything else that piss poor. Plus it’s fun to say.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - SEP 2, 2009
Light sweet aroma. Light golden with a thin whispy head. Some grass. Barley malt and grass. Don’t get much adjuncts, its nice and clean.A little lemon in finish. If this was my local pale lager I would drink the hell out of it.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (6111) - Brier, Washington, USA - SEP 2, 2009
12 oz can. thanks, suzygreenberg! pours crystal clear pale gold. very light white head. sweet grassy nose. light watery body. a little bit of grass and perfumey flavors on the mid. very subdued.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 8 9


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50