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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 2.98/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A hybrid-style beer, this ale is fermented at lager temperatures that produce a clean, bright beer, with mild hop characteristics and irresistible drinkability. 2-row pale malt and Vienna malt combine with Hallertau hops.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Elwood (3203) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Serving: Draft at Leesburg Public House. It pours a straw color with a decent white head. Light nose with a touch of grain and grass. Thin body with grass, floral, and light cereal notes. Thin and watery on the tongue. Almost BMC like.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9700) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - SEP 9, 2014
Can at home. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy off-white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is sulfur, corn and Pils malt, light vegetal notes and earthy hops. Flavor is crisp Pils malt, light hops and medium bitterness with a dry finish. Light body and moderate carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (11900) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Draft at the source. Crystal clear yellow color, medium white head. Aroma of plain lager. Taste is very lager like.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bursprak (598) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 29, 2014
Can. Pours light golden with a frothy head. Nose and taste has grains, hay, green grass, some light citrus and some hops.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
obguthr (3839) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Can: Hay, mildly shitty aroma. Hazy golden, thick head. Sweet hay with a bitter grassy finish. Medium body, well hopped. Drinks more like a north German pilsner.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BVery (6283) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Can shared by Caleb - thanks! Light golden pour with a small white head. Grain and floral aroma. Bit of citrus perhaps. Not bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Westmeister (1754) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Thanks Grant. Middle of the road Kolsch, but still enjoyable on the hot day it was. Light citrus and fruitiness with a dominate, yet still light caramel malt.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jgb9348 (4738) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - AUG 5, 2014
Crisp golden coloured body with a hint of a peach glow and a thinnish, single centimetre tall off-white head. Aroma of malt, alcohol, pungent earth, a little sugar and some more bitterness and medicinal notes. Light-bodied; Fresh malt flavours at first with a hint of nuts and earth and very little else - thin and simple flavoured. Aftertaste shows hints of grass, hay, yeast and lemons with a lot of metallic and tangy notes that are a little offensive. Overall, a decent kolsch, but a bit too light and too funky flavoured for my liking, but not a horrible beer. I sampled this twelve ounce can purchased from Crystal City Wine Shop (20th Street Location) in Arlington, Virginia on 22-July-2014 for US$11.99/six pack sampled at home a few blocks away from the shop on 05-August-2014.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beergeek23322 (2270) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - AUG 2, 2014
8/2/2014. On tap. Golden color with a white head. A bit more hoppy than expected but a clean example of the style. Drinkable but not interesting.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
vtafro (3437) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Can. Light golden pour with white head. Light crisp flavors, finish is simpler. Aromas are light malt tones.


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