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Style: Über Pils ABV: 7% IBUs: 35 Availability: Year-round Hops: Warrior, Palisade, French Strisselspalt, Saaz, Simcoe, Cascade Malts: 2-row, Munich, Caramalt Arguably our most well-balanced beer, Small Craft Warning seems at once hop-forward and malt-forward; our brewers debate over which flavor force prevails in the beer. Small Craft exemplifies a robust pilsner—it’s crisp, well-carbonated, and slightly sweet. The beer is characterized by a firm malt backbone and a pronounced hop character. A fine aroma, from an array of hops, completes this quaffable beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
TylerGreenDC (294) - - DEC 28, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2013 On draft. Bright gold color. No discernable aroma. No discernable hop profile either, or any other particular flavor. Just tastes wet. Kind of oddly flat... maybe a tap-line issue?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BOSSbrewer (1634) - Arkansas, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Had on tap at Heavy Seas Alehouse. Somewhat more amber than most pils. Very thin head. Somewhat malty and sweet. Alcohol doesn't overpower. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maxbier (255) - Maryland, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Deep golden color (for a pilsner). Light citrus aroma, lemony-grapefruit bitter/sweet finish. I don’t often drink a pilsner, this one I liked a lot.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tcane7 (1663) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Draft at Baggataway. Pours a hazy deep gold with thin white head and thick rings of lace. Nose of grass, honey, hay. Medium body. A bit hot with a bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
daniellunsford (105) - - SEP 14, 2013
pours a dark gold color with little to no head. Aroma of toffee and alcohol. Strange taste for a lager. Should be labeled a barleywine to be more accurate to the taste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Eberndt (176) - - SEP 2, 2013
12oz bottle. Yellow-amber color and full bodied flavor with crisp carbonation. Wife liked it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ed5388 (2089) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 23, 2013
On tap @ C.B. Huntington’s (Bayville NJ). Pours a clear golden color with a thin foamy white head. Aroma of light citrus, and grain. Taste of citrus, orange skins, honey, lemon, earthy hops, and a metallic aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ron (2525) - Rochester, New York, USA - AUG 21, 2013
Bottle. The aroma is predominantly yeast bread and some sweetness. The beer is a nice golden color with a decent fluffy white head. The taste is sweet with some bread notes and barely a touch of hops. The beer is clean and smooth.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
metalhead0043 (144) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - AUG 15, 2013
12 oz bottle for 2 bucks. Pours a clear gold with a slight amber hue. White head. Smells like a pilsner, malts, a little citrus and is a little sweet. A little grassy too. Taste is similar. Some caramel/toffee notes on the back end,. Very crisp and easy to drink. Best pilsner I have had so far.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cduncan14 (138) - Sandy Springs, Georgia, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Poured from a bottle into a pilsner glass. Golden-amber color with a thin, soft white head. Sugary-malty aromas with some fruit esters. The aromas match the flavors, as it is very fruit-forward with just enough hop to balance it out. This is not your typical pilsner, but it is a tasty beer in its own right.

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