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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
As fun, popular and whimsical as the annual local music festival, Kölschella is a Kölsch light golden hybrid ale which is fermented warm and then lagered to produce a crisp, clean, and refreshing ale. Kölschella is light in body with a very pale straw color, adorned with a whipped cream like head. Our Kölsch has moderate bitterness due to the additions of spicy imported German Noble hops such as Hallertauer Mittelfrüh, Tettnanger, and Spalter Select. A somewhat vinous (grape-y from German wheat and pilsner malts) carry through to create a squeaky clean dry finish, we have found this to be one of the most sessionable year round beers in our lineup.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nickd717 (3782) - San Francisco, California, USA - OCT 27, 2015
Draft. Clear bright golden yellow with a small white head. Grassy cereal aroma. Flavor is light, dry, tart, somewhat grassy. Light bodied and drinkable. Pretty good kolsch.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Low69caprice (100) - Yucca valley, California, USA - SEP 3, 2015
Great for our fricking hot desert zone. This is a light beer yes crystal clear and fuzzy yes. But something so much more that a bud or coors...it is called malts my friends. Not big dark malts just perfect amount of light malts for flavor and then quaffffffff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ratpatrol1019 (70) - Palm desert, California, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Excellent example of a Kolsche. Crystal clear great carbonation. Noble hop aroma slightly bitter taste super dry crisp finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bartzilla (586) - La Mesa, California, USA - MAY 5, 2015
Pretty good. Sticks it on the style points. Easy to drink and totally what I was expecting. Not normally a kölsch fan, but this satisfies.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (7661) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Love the name of this. OK, my bar is set pretty high for Kolsch. Hmm. Here we go. The 22oz bomber pours with a slightly hazy deep gold body that supports a dirty white head of foam. The aroma offers up a bit of fruity esters, malts, vague mineral to earthy spicy hoppiness and then a mild breadiness in there somewhere too. The taste turns this in the right direction. It has fairly crisp punchy hops that come across as bitter noble hops that have a floral to an earthy spicy to a thin lime like sensation to them. Behind the hops lurk mild malts that have a slight cracker sensation. This is tasting pretty Kolsch-y. I like the light non sweet body and crisp hops. Solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (11054) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 8, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours lightly hazy pale orange with a medium, frothy off-white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is Pils and pale malt, light earthy and spicy hops. Flavor is crisp malt, light earthy and spicy hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Light body and moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1561) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - APR 6, 2015
WONDERFUL Kolsch. Seriously. Incredibly flavorful. A slight sweetness. You can’t go wrong with this one *for the style*.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
Westchesterco (1540) - mclean, Virginia, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Poured from a bottle it is a clear golden with a big white head. The aroma is pineapple and the taste is a slight bitter taste of malt

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (4994) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JAN 1, 2015
From a 22 oz bottle shared at home on New Years day. Pours a clear gold with a white head. Bready nose. Flavors of biscuit. Crisp finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bb (7754) - Alamo, California, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Bottle. Golden beer with a big cream head. Light lemony citrus aroma with light hay. Malt and light grain flavor with lemony citrus. Medium bodied. Malt and light grain lingers with light lemony citrus.

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