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RATINGS: 181   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Our Fordham Lager is a golden Bavarian-style lager, with a firm malty body, a subtle hop character, and a slightly sweet finish. Helles is the German word for light or pale, referring to the color of the beer. This is the everyday drinking beer for Germans in Munich. Fordham Lager is bottom-fermented, making it a lager beer, and has a medium to light-body. It has a clean, malt accented aroma and a malty finish with little hop bitterness. Our Fordham Lager is a very balanced beer, meaning that it is not too sweet and not too bitter. It is brewed mostly with pale malted barley and small amounts of Vienna and Munich malts, which increases the body and maltiness in the beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (5769) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 31, 2015
On tap at Boatyard in Annapolis. Golden body with medium head. Nose is skunky. Taste of lager, malts, caramel. Quite filling but rather dull. Not much in the finish. Sticky.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
The_Osprey (6596) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2014
Aug 2012 Bottle. I recorded a number-only rating at the time unfortunately. I may rate it properly another time.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zacgillbanks (4528) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2014
5.4% bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. This is a hazy golden beer with a sweet toffee and malty flavour with slight floral notes on the fruity finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
troyc (2869) - Illinois, USA - MAY 2, 2014
[Bottle] Inviting bright golden/amber color with a small amount of haze to it. Small white head. Faint nose is of grains and mild hops. Taste is of grain, grass, light citrus, hay and biscuit. Light to medium body. Crisp and drinkable. Tasting notes from 12/2011.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ttoadee (1296) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 10, 2014
Clear yellow, big white head. Nose is pure malt. Sweet. Middle is lightly kilned malt with a decent body. Finish is bready malt.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jrodooo5 (1508) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Light & pretty uninteresting. Itís easy to drink but thatís about the best quality it has. Transcendent gold pour & lacking much aroma. Itís not very good overall!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BAMF (78) - Albion, Michigan, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Pours watered-down yellow copper clear beer with an off-white head. ARoma is a very light biscuits and grain. Taste is biscuits grass than ever slight earthiness from hop. Clean crisp finish with an average Mouthfeel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Iphonephan (6254) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - DEC 15, 2013
In draft at Rams Head Inn in Annapolis. Pours a clear pale gold with an off white head. Light malty nose. Flavors of biscuit with a bit of hop bitterness. Clean finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ilovedarkbeer (2715) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - DEC 2, 2013
Pale orange yellow color, malty forefront with bitter earthy yet green hops on the back end.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
snoworsummer (4807) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 21, 2013
Draft. Pours clear amber with a creamy white head. Tastes like corn, grains, malt. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like bread and grains.

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