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RATINGS: 629   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
Hoss is based on the Märzen lagers of Germany. Rich, layered malt notes, with some hints of cherry and dark notes, dominate while the unique addition of rye imparts a slightly earthy, spicy character. Hoss finishes crisp and dry, and its brilliant red-orange color is a toast to the late-summer sunsets that make the perfect backdrop for this beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
trapped (1520) - New York, TURKEY - SEP 21, 2015
Draught @ Albion. Dark irange with very small ring like frothy whitish head, faint rye aroma, medium carbonation, slightly spicy taste with cinnamon, medium spicy finish. Not so great but decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drpimento (2533) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 5, 2015
This one was a bit light struck in the aroma tho the rye really comes through. Flavor’s good, malty, rye; the hops kind of beat down any fruit. Decent body. Drinkable beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (926) - Iowa, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Bottle. Pours cloudy amber with no head. Nose and taste is caramel and some kind of spices. Maybe nutmeg. Some rye in the aftertaste. Okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ttoadee (1028) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Notes from recent Denver trip: at Work & Class. Copper pour, off white head. Nose is buckets of malt. Bittersweet. Middle is caramelized malt, flourish of rye. Finish is spicy out the back.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
burg326 (4812) - Florida, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Poured an amber orange color with aromas of light rye and malt and subtle hay. Flavors are grain and light rye with some malt. Mediocre but hey its rate #35 for July 4th wekeend.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (6651) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 2, 2015
8/VI/15 - 12Fl. Oz. bottle @ home - BB: n/a, bottled II/20/15 (2015-761) < /i> Thanks to Dieter A. for sharing the bottle!

Clear orange beer, creamy irregular off-white head, little stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: sweet, malty, bit of caramel. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: hay, grains, some citrus, cow fodder, malty. Aftertaste: pretty bitter, bit fruity, sweet malts, grains, hay.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JPDIPSO (5124)
- Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Amber color with a moderate light cream to canvas colored head. Scents of raw grain, mild molasses and snap dragon flowers. An intriguing aroma, but not one I easily embrace. Full feel and just a hint of slipperiness. Light sweetness. A bit grainy in flavor. Light floral hops. Seems a bit simple, but quite drinkable. Has some rye qualities that make me think about distilling. 2/10

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GJF (1371) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle from Aaron--thanks! A dark lager. Small white head. Generally a sweet, malty beer, with a bit of Octoberfest to it. Creamy body. Second one tastes better than the first one (two different nights).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koskela (409) - Marysville, California, USA - APR 21, 2015
Cherry and Eason sweetness come from this clear copper lager. The taste is malty and cherryish through out the taste with a slight bitter aftertaste in this medium bodied brew. Marzen style is pretty close to this

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bartzluke (400) - Oklahoma, USA - MAR 5, 2015
12 oz pour from bottle, warmed to probably 50 degrees. Decent head, but quickly dissipates. Red hue, mild carbonation. Clear. Very pretty. Nose is strong cherry. Fruity. Taste is woody, cherry, biscuit, and a faint spice. Nice aftertaste. A little bitter.

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