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RATINGS: 1143   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Deep Amber red color, with a fragrant malt aroma. Flavorful notes of rich caramelized malt and noble hop flavors harmonize on the palate leading to a crisp clean finish. Named after one of Cleveland’s most respected safety directors, who frequented the brewpub’s bar during his tenure from 1935-1941 and, according to popular legend, was responsible for the bullet holes still evident today.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DEbeer (192) - West Virginia, USA - JUL 30, 2002
This beer reminds me a LOT of Sam Adams, except it isn’t quite as good for some reason that I just can’t put my finger on. A little more burnt flavor, maybe.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - JUL 25, 2002
THis has got to be one of their best. No other Vienna style that I’ve had even comes close. An almost chunky caramel malt with a nice thick-hop flavor (i’ve never before referred to hops as ’thick’, but it seems to fit here.) All your Vienna’s should be compared to this!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
blank (996) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 25, 2002
Another good beer. Damn Clevelanders seem to know their beer. By only complaint was it was a tad on the hoppy side for me

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
babycakes (24) - White Plans, New York, USA - JUL 25, 2002
Very creamy and rich. Reddish color. Great appetizing finish. They said this beer is the best to go with a Chicago-style deep dish pizza.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 25, 2002
UPDATED: JUL 25, 2003 Malty, flavorful, buttery with a hint of sourness and considerable floral hop bitterness. This stuff is remarkable! Where can I get me some more?

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stephen (308) - California, USA - JUL 16, 2002
Very drinkable. Malty flavor balanced with light noble hop flavor and aroma. Slightly buttery but finishes clean.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Yakbreath (13) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - JUL 10, 2002
Nice color, great aroma, nice malty flavor.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
brownalegirl (199) - Fountain, Michigan, USA - JUL 2, 2002
My choice of the great Great Lakes beers. Cleveland is a city where I have many cousins and good warm memories of rich conversation and laughter. This beer calls those moments to mind as it too is rich and warm, malty without being overpowering. Yum!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jazz88 (2592) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUN 27, 2002
Bottle. A rich deep orange-red color with a nice head. A dry malty crisp and clean flavor. Very nice!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gunshy (479) - Ohio, USA - JUN 19, 2002
Nice amber color and slight aroma to it. Light head that doesn’t hold very well. Nice taste to it, lighter and slightly tangy. Prefer this to Bell’s


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