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RATINGS: 193   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A dry hopped American Rye Pilsener. Obey the siren song of the mythological Coney Island Mermaid. Four spicy hops flow into seven golden malts. Perfect as a momentary distraction, or equally enchanting as a parade towards deeper delights. When beer tastes this good, and you don’t have scurvy, you don’t need a lime!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
arone12 (924) - Maryland, USA - JUL 24, 2010
Pours a light golden colors with a medium sized white foamy head. Smells of spice and fruit. Taste is similar with a bit of sweetness and very slight skunk.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (6069) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUL 24, 2010
Tallahassee, Fl - New Leaf Market - sampled at their weekly tasting. Dark gold pour, nice fluffy white head. Neutral aroma. Flavor is bold for a pilsener with a satisfying hoppy bite. some honey sweetness in the back end rounds it out. Crisp mouthfeel. Overall, very solid. .

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SrSilliGose (3296) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - JUL 17, 2010
way better than expected. pours a clear golden with a big soapy white head. light perfume, grass, hay, and cooked vegtables in the nose. flavor has some toast, sweet dough. creamy, with a nice bitter grassy bite. enjoyed this quite a bit on this 93 degree day.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
presario (4836) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 15, 2010
12oz bottle. Dark amber with a light but lasting head. Aroma is herbal orange vanilla doughy melting pot that forms a common scent with a zesty citrus finish. Strong citrus hop bite and strong malt flavour. Strong citrus finish with a spruce side An IPL might be the cloest style comparison. India Pale Lager?

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (7375) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUL 14, 2010
On tap at the Brass Tap in Wesley Chapel, FL. Pours up deep gold with off white head. The aroma is fresh grains, toffee and spiciness. The taste begins and continues with yummy spices, rye and then picking up malty grains, toffee and then a mix of caramel malts and lager-y yeast creating a butterscotch type feel.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (10928) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 13, 2010
Bottle poured a clear golden amber with a lasting off white head. Aromas of rye, earthiness, carmel, light pine and light grapefruit zest. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of rye, earthiness, orange zest, light grapefruit zest and a hint of pine with a crisp dry lingering moderatly bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RobertDale (4120) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - JUL 12, 2010
12 oz. bottle. Pours a nice clear gold. Decent white head. Aroma of hops and citrus. Has a light bitterness taste with floral hops. Nice pilsner.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
troopie (2291) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - JUL 11, 2010
Draught. Poured clear dark yellow with thick lasting head. Good malty aroma, hay and spring grass with a tiny citrusy note. Medium bodied, medium flavour with a lasting hop finish. Lekker on a hot day

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUL 10, 2010
12oz bottle from Whole Foods, Durham. Ever open a beer without even the faintest hiss of carbonation? Me too. This one. Dark copper pour, basically looks like an amber lager rather than a pilsener. The nose is nice, fairly sharp and well hopped. The mouthfeel is obviously quite lacking, but the flavors - with some rye, spice, and nice peppery hops - are still detectable. I’d give this another shot, with the hope that some carbonation would yield better results.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChainGangGuy (4494) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - JUL 9, 2010
Appearance: Delivered to me a light, clear, copper-hued body with a modest-sized, white head. Limited lacing on the way down. Smell: Light maltiness embodied by a grainy, bready presence and rounded out with hints of caramel and piquant rye. Spicy-scented hops are simply whelming. A bit of time and warmth rouses a hint of buttery diacetyl on the nose and in the taste. Taste: Lightly bready malts with an attention-grabbing snap of fresh rye grains. Lonely drip of lightly sweet caramel. Spicy, sparsely grassy hops with a small amount of bitterness. Little kick of diacetyl. Drying, loosely spicy finish. Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium-plus carbonation. Drinkability: CIMP presents a few tasty twists on the style without losing sight of the pilsner paradigm. Amply quaffable, says I!


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