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RATINGS: 123   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.54   IBU: 19   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A classic Bavarian-style lager. Full-bodied and golden-hued, Island Lager is cellared for six weeks and fermented at low temperatures which gives it a distinct hop flavour and perfect balance. 5.0% Alc/ Vol.


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2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
redpooba (402) - New York, USA - JUN 23, 2013
A lite orange-wheat colored ale with a white head. Bavarian banana on the nose, and sweet soft body on the tongue. Simple and clean ---Rated via Beer Buddy


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerAndPonies (119) - Medicine Hat, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 27, 2015
355 ml can from a summer sampler 12-pack from Liquor Depot, served in a small glass mug. Pours a downright beautiful, clear honey-like golden hue with very faint carbonation and a pillowy white head that retains well and leaves streaks of lace. Aroma is of slightly sweet cereals and grassy hops, but the flavor has more malty character than expected; not super-sweet, but crisp and dry instead. Body is thin, but finishes cleanly. Seems to have some Vienna influence. Altogether, itís a very nice lager that suits my tastes for less sweet pale beers.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
grubypawel (244) - - MAR 16, 2015
Pours clear dark golden with some white head. A non-existen aroma with a sweet taste. No bitterness. Really boring, but clean.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
exeter (456) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 13, 2015
Completely drinkable but quite boring. No Head, lace or personality. taste is a bit of grass and cereal. Itís a little sweet and a touch of bitterness. boring

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryanhunter_4 (108) - La Crete, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 3, 2015
341 ml bottle poured at home during the Ravens game. Smells like hay tastes pretty smooth. Pours clear yellow with white head. Drinkable.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
RhetoricalAns (601) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 15, 2014
341 mL bottle. Clear light yellow-gold pour with a thin white head. Aroma and taste are grainy malt, not much else. Body is a little bit watery.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
a_sully (276) - - NOV 8, 2014
Clear yellow with a light white head. Aroma is grassy, taste is grassy and a touch tart. Quite smooth overall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
brokensail (13270) - Orange County, California, USA - AUG 30, 2014
On tap @ Granville Island. Pale golden colored beer with a white head. The aroma is kind of sulfury and really grainy. Grass, paper, and a hint of creamed corn. Flavor is really bland, but it has enough off-putting flavors to it. Creamed corn, paper, and sulfur. Yum. Grassy bitterness and sweet cereal grains.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Masterkush7 (580) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 2, 2014
Pours a clear golden yellow with a nice white top. Aroma grassy malts. Taste is grassy malts and not much else. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gerbeer (2360) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 30, 2014
341 ml bottle. Pours a clear gold with moderate head of big bubbles. Aromas of grain, light hops, and dust. Flavors of grain, biscuits, grass, and crisp toasted malts. Nice enough.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hidden_Pooch (410) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - JUN 13, 2014
Bottle. One of the better lagers out there from a big brewery. Surprisingly has taste, which include bread, hay, caramel, and mild hops. Had a somewhat watery mouth feel with very little carbonation. If handed to me I would drink it.


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