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RATINGS: 147   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
This lager like ale is modeled after the official beer of Köln, Germany. Kolsch is delicate and refreshing with a slight fruitiness and supportive, yet unobtrusive hop bitterness

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (11662) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 10, 2010
Tap at Capitol City. Pours clear gold with a medium, fizzy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (grain, straw, meal), light hops (spicy), and light esters (apple). Flavor is heavy malt (grain, straw, meal), average hops (spicy), and light esters (apple) with notes of corn. Light body, low warmth and creaminess, medium carbonation and a dry finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
shadey (2048) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 27, 2010
At local restaurant in DC area. Crystal clear golden color with a vapor thin head of white. Aroma is wheaty and just a touch doughy. Very light body. Not good for the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2010
Pale yellow, splattery white head. Aroma is vanilla and corn. Taste is sweet, some graininess, vanilla, corn.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (12284) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 14, 2010
UPDATED: MAR 15, 2010 A pale blonde kolsch with a very thin white head. In aroma, light malt with strong chlorine (maybe from the washing). In mouth, a nice clean crisp kolsch with smooth hops, tingly and quaffable. On tap at brewpub, Feb. 26 2010.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nickd717 (4000) - San Francisco, California, USA - DEC 10, 2009
On tap at Capitol City Downtown. Last beer of the night so I made notes as a deluge of alcohol brutally assaulted my brain, as has happened on many, many an occasion. It’s really a miracle that my IQ has not dropped into the single digits after all this. Anyway, this beer pours a clear bright golden color with a nice white head that sticks around and leaves some lacing. Aroma is pale malt, grain, and mild grassy hops. Flavor is more of the same - pale malt, graininess, grassy hops. Almost exactly what you’d expect for a fairly good representation of this style. Palate is somewhat light and crisp with an appropriate carbonation level.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
j12601 (9100) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 5, 2009
On tap at Capitol City. Pours a clear yellow with a thin white head. Crisp lemon and light grain, with a hint of plastic. Piles of grain, little bit of lemon. More bitter grain on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
unclemattie (4358) - Georgia, USA - NOV 6, 2009
Tap @ Capitol Hill.
Clear golden yellow, white head. Aroma of bready malts. Clean crisp hops. Flavor is bready. Clean, crisp, and refreshing. Nice lingering hop left behind.
26 Oct 09.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
dkoonce (911) - People’s Republic of Athens, Ohio, USA - OCT 29, 2009
Very pale, almost like water. Light body and nearly flavorless. Perhaps a good beer for a hot day.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
checkmatei1 (765) - Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 14, 2009
Draft @ Brewpub: Poured a golden yellow without much head. The aroma was malty. The flavor was grainy and malty. Overall, the easiest beer to drink at this brewpub.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (10721) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 13, 2009
Sample at the Downtown location. The beer is a clear yellow-gold color with a thin and fizzy white head that burns away quickly. Spots of lacing on the glass under a ring at the top. Fruity aroma with malt underneath. Light and crisp body with flavors of fruit, sweet malt and mild grassy hops. The finish is fruity with a short mild bitterness left over. Just average overall.

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