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RATINGS: 201   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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The Summer of Love was fun they say, but now we’re living in the SUMMER OF LAGER! "Lager" means "to wait a wicked long time until it’s ready." We brewed it in the fall, aged it all winter, then sampled it in the spring. Then again, and again, until finally we decided to share. Hope you like it.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
stevetheman717 (23) - seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 4, 2013
Beer of the month club. Nothing special about this lager. Copper color, aroma has a hint of lemon. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Patrickctenchi (4949) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - AUG 27, 2015
Bottle: Pours clear, yellow gold with a thick, slightly off-white head. Grain, lemon aroma. Taste is pils malt, grain, light citrus... Mild pilsner/grassy bitter. Really nice.......absolutely solid pils.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
shrubber85 (9112) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - AUG 6, 2015
Bottle. Citrus, barley malt and hay aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head. Mildly sweet lemon, barley malt, and moderately bitter herbal hay flavor. Nice body. Very good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayduke (3775) - Eureka, California, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Gift from Jack Nash of Eureka, CA. Poured clear gold with a white head and light lacing. Nose of citrus. Medium light body with a smooth mouth feel. Flavor is grass and citrus hops land finish is lightly biter. Easy drinking and refreshing.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bennetporter (384) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 11, 2015
A nice spicy Saaz pilsner, a lot more flavor than I was expected, some biscuity lemoniness, maybe some peppercorn? Good summer beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopwine (556) - brooklynzzzzz, New York, USA - JUN 29, 2015
nose is saazy/spicy hopz. flavor is same plus crackery malt, lemon zest. pretty solid

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (8647) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 12, 2015
12oz can, from Dutch’s. Pours with a bigger white head, audibly fizzing down to a thin half-finger rocky amount that retains, and leaves decent lace. Orange golden color, clear. Smooth, kind of soft, effervescent carbonation. More dry finish. Medium body, full feel. Bready, some lemon, pepperiness. Mildly roughness to it. Moderate-plus bitter taste, very light sweet. Dry. Solid, bright. Bitter, citrusy. Pretty sharp and assertive, but I enjoyed it.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dmac (4728) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 5, 2015
12oz bottle from Ed5388, thanks Chucky. Poured a clear deep rusty gold with a smaller tight foamy brighter white head. Aroma is sort of meh, some odd dough, plasticy, grapes, eraser shavings. Flavor is better but sort of boring, dry grains, green grape skins, wheat chaff. Body is medium with a dry harsh finish for some reason and rather strong carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
SotallyTober (94) - Channahon, Illinois, USA - MAY 20, 2015
nice golden pour with a decent head. good amount of lacing left throughout. there’s a lemon, bread, and earthy aroma. has a lemon zest, grassy, grain, and bread flavor. enjoyable brew!

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Arcadia (61) - DeLand, Florida, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle from ABC. Pours a wonderful hazy gold with a decent head and really nice lacing. Aromas of citrus and bread. Sweet taste throughout with a pretty dry finish; medium body with a lingering, light bitterness. Quite refreshing overall. Acquire.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ThreeCats (684) - ISRAEL - OCT 7, 2014
Clear gold with a white foamy head, a shade darker than I would have expected from a pilsner. Aroma grainy, herbal, with a bit of a veggie note. Taste grainy and light, hints of biscuit, touch of buttery feeling. Nicely drinkable.


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