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RATINGS: 1104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hockeybeerguy (1461) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - JUN 5, 2014
Reviewed from notes. Several times poured into a pilsener and a couple times poured into a pint glass - there really wasn’t much noticeable difference. The appearance was a nice golden amber hazy sort of color with a decent one finger white foamy head that dissipated within less than a minute. Once the head died, there was some light stringy lacing sticking to both glasses for the most part. The smell had a nice roasty maltiness running all about the nose. I’d say it was a decent caramel of sorts that made everything seem right about it. The taste was slightly sweet, but not bitter. It was somewhat roasty, but also a bit nutty. On the palate, it sat about a light to medium in body with a decent sessionable quality about it. Overall, I say this was a good Vienna Lager well worthy of having again if I ever saw it again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
pdx77 (1191) - Oregon, USA - JUN 2, 2014
From bottle. Clear amber color. Aroma is bready malt, caramel, and grass. Taste is honey, caramel, nutty bread, grass, and a hint of pitted fruit. Full mouthfeel, with an aftertaste that actually builds on the flavor notes and lingers.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pdx76 (585) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Bottle - pours bright amber, highly carbonated, with thick off white head. Nose of roasted malt and caramel . Smooth and frothy mouthfeel. Taste is of sweet caramelized malt balanced with some bitter hop. Overall smooth and easy drinking. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnymusky (168) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 27, 2014
7.....4......7.....4.....15.....solid brew ....i have yet to try one from this brewer that i have not enjoyed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CelticJohnny (73) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Pours a dark amber with frothy white head. Smells kind of like vegetables and malt. Tastes of hops, vegetables, nuts, and bread. Medium palate. Ok beer for my taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BrewBoxer (1871) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Draft at us cellular field. Deep brown color. Malty easy drinking amber taste. Good darker session

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
charule (953) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Bottle at Wildfire. Poured dark amber with thick cream head. Sweet aroma. Light carb med bod. Caramel light bitter taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
BAMF (78) - Albion, Michigan, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Aroma is bread toasted grain slightly sweet in the toast is dominant with very little hop. Appearances clear copper ruby with large persistent off-white head. Flavor is bread and grain which is malt forward in slightly sweet. It is balanced at the finish and has a lingering dryness. The mouth feel is moderate to high carbonation with some creaminess and medium to medium light mouth feel. There's some alcohol warmth but I will have to dock points for the higher carbonation. Overall it is clean crisp toasty lager with a dry bitter finish and some noticeable alcohol.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
RRistow12 (215) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Tasted from bottle. Pours a nice copper color with creamy off white head. Very nice caramel and biscuits aroma. Taste is excellent. Nice sweet caramel, toffee, molasses, biscuits. Get a little bit of spiciness to it. Medium bodied with sticky mouthfeel. Very tasty. One of the best lagers I've had. As is the case with all the Great Lakes Beers I've, very well done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kirklasalle (2) - New York, USA - MAY 10, 2014 does not count
Pours with a bold aroma, has great nutty caramel flavor, and finishes nicely

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