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RATINGS: 1145   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.63/5   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Award-winning example of the German –style Kölsch golden ale. Brewed with prized pale malts and German Hops, Tire Bite is refreshing Golden Ale

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
mikeben (355) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - JUN 4, 2004
I am still amazed how few of you like a Belgian or German- golden ale. It is one of my favorites and this is a great example. It has a nice dry aftertaste. flowery nose and beautiful color. The taste is semi sweet and very refreshing. Did everyone else have a different beer??

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
iamqueensblvd (247) - , Iowa, USA - DEC 13, 2009
Citrus and bread on the nose. Golden pour with a nice frothy white head. Taste of bread with a nice malt on the finish. Very smooth mouthfeel. I feel this is an under rated beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
labattblueleaf (225) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 10, 2002
Very good. Out of the Flying Dog brewery, this was their best. It has a distinct American-type, mass-produced beer flavor with a little something extra. I recommend this and the other beers by this brewer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
raymow (1443) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 29, 2003
A very good beer! Nice pour, good color (I prefer a darker color to beer but this is called "golden ale"). Great taste. A good example of "quality" beer. Nice job.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
lb4lb (2587) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 11, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 30, 2008 Lightish gold pour in a kolsch glass with about an inch of fluffy lasting white head. Aroma was of sweet malty, corn, and honey soaked grain. Taste is very crisp and refreshingly carbonated with a quick mild bitter bite up front followed by a delicious sweet creamy aftertaste. I love this beer, and this as about as good a kolsch as the others such as Lawnmower, that I really enjoy. Not a beer snob beer, probably, but a simple flavored refreshing beer, with a great thirst queching easy to drink feel to it. Sometimes you just want a nice crisp refreshing non light beer with a simple taste, and to me, this is one of those that I loved and look forward to more of.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
JediMindTricks (446) - Remington, Virginia, USA - MAR 15, 2009
it is what it is...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
nefarious (220) - Waterford, Michigan, USA - MAR 18, 2009
Golden/slightly hazy pour.....with good lacing. Nice aroma slight citrus and grass......and unfortunately some card board. The flavor is crisp. clean hoppy and bitter. Awesome!!!!!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
gservo (23) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 7, 2009
This one surprised me when i first had it, it’s a great summer beer to me, i like it with fruit salads and light meals

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ethereal (2421) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAY 30, 2011
On tap at the Rake, 21st Sept 2010. Clear gold, little bit of head. Nice fresh linen aroma. Very refreshing and palate cleansing. Good citrus notes on the tongue and the nose. Superb.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
clvand0 (350) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 2, 2003
I see that the majority of people don't prefer this beer, but I really liked it. The appearance was that of a normal American yellow beer and the smell was the same. The difference was that this beer had very little "bite" as most American beers do. This also meant that there was not much to the taste, but I rate it high because it was very easy to drink.

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