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RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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This amber colored lager is medium in body with a finish that has hints of caramel and toasted nuts. This beer is brewed with four different malts resulting in its smooth malty flavor. 12 degrees plato, 20 IBU’s, 4.9% alcohol by volume.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maverick34 (2364) - New York, USA - JAN 7, 2014
Draught in crystal city. Clear dark amber. Smmoth malts and drinkable. Pretty decent.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
MaroonOrange (136) - - DEC 23, 2013
Bottle. Clear amber color with a creamy head. Notes of caramel, bread, and nuts. Sweet and nice carbonation, but the finish is slightly bland. Quite good for the style.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TylerGreenDC (392) - - DEC 21, 2013
On draft. Yummy lager. Really nice toast flavor, with a slightly sweet caramel finish. Nothing too fancy (well, it’s a lager), just really good.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kramer (5107) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 18, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear dark copper body under a small fizzy white head that faded to a thin ring. The nose is slightly grainy with toasted and lightly caramel maltiness. Minimal to no hops in the aroma. The flavor is pretty bland and boring with thin husky and grainy toasted malt, almost completely lacking in hops. There’s a lack of smoothness to this as well that belies the fact that this is a lager. Thin and watery with fizzy carbonation. Pretty disappointing, I thought that I had heard good things about this brewery. Guess I need to try some others from them.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kidobutai (424) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Poured from a tap. No head or lacing. Nice dark golden color. Unremarkable aroma, malty flavor, full body and nice nutty taste coming through. Not a lager fan, but this wasn’t bad for a wing restaurant.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
downender (6526) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 15, 2013
At Barbecue Dave’s, Sterling VA, November 2013. Deep amber with a decent, off-white head. Sweetish lager, with some caramel and a few hops in the finish. Ok.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
gdubu493 (27) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 11, 2013
Bartender poured a taste. Bitter, bland, lackwd any lager qualities. Yuck...have I filled up enough letters to post this comment?

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sloth (2533) - Ceciltucky, Co., Maryland, USA - DEC 3, 2013
Medium sized off white head with fair retention and lace. Clear, light copper hued brew. Nose is malty with caramel and light breads. Body is light with a decent carbonation, faintly oily, slightly tart. Lightly sweet malt flavors with a little bit of hop spicyness.Grainy with an almost dry finish. Went well with my barbecued, pulled chicken sammich. Draft at Old South Smokehouse.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
RedscorpJ (4) - Westminster, USA - NOV 24, 2013 does not count
Looks a pretty amber in the glass, but the fun stops there. Smells and tastes, I hate to say it, like a cheap domestic. Would not buy again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
climberbob (108) - Virginia, USA - NOV 17, 2013
Bottle. Thin head. Tea colored. Tastes similar to commercial description - some bready malt but not much bitterness. Good example of a Vienna larger. Will buy again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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