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RATINGS: 541   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.84   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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From 1861 to present, Pittsburgh Brewing Company continues to produce fine beers as legendary as the city they come from. Iron City Beer is proudly recognized as one of the finest true lager beers brewed in the United States.


1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
dogfish120love (1028) - Westfield, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 20, 2013
Notes of cereal grain accompanied by faint cider vinegar aromas. Somewhat sweet certainly more so than most commercial pale lagers.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
rondphoto (2696) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 18, 2012
Clear bright copper with a fast disappearing head and no lace. There is quite a bit of rising bubble activity. This may not be much of a beer, but it deserves at least a little respect because it is a holdover from an early era. I’m sure it had a large, faithful following 50 years ago. Maybe a little malt in the taste, but mostly adjuncts followed by noticeable carbonation.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
rubbishystuff (1982) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 15, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2015 From BandC. Overly sweet. Malty for a pale lager. Odd twist at end of sip. Adjuncts aren’t overly prominent.. Serving: Bottle

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
teelelen (1) - Frostburg, Maryland, USA - DEC 13, 2012 does not count
The only people who buy this beer are poor college students looking to get drunk.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DialSquare (3270) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 4, 2012
12oz bottle left in the fridge by Wilkes and Lynn. Straw, hay and corn in the aroma. Taste follows suit - malt, grain, slightly metallic. Not as bad as most American pale lagers.

1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Shanebrews (218) - Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2012
This tastes like spoiled corn and rusty water. One of the worst beers I ever drank. I did not want to finish it.

2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
geologyguy (913) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - NOV 4, 2012
slightly astringent smell off the bat. slightly less clear than water. almost no taste which might be a good thing... clean finish though

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
Ratman197 (10906) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 29, 2012
Can labeled Olde Frothingslosh poured a clear pale yellow with a small lingering white head. Aromas of corn, bread dough and light citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a smooth finish. Flavors of corn and bread dough with a smooth finish.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
wlajwl (4436) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - OCT 27, 2012
Aroma is slightly dirty malts/grains. The flavor is mild grain sweetness, slightly dirty, a hint of cider and a beery finish.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
Malty_MacHops (640) - Eastanollee, Georgia, USA - OCT 10, 2012
Not terrible. The nose is grain malt. The beer is golden with no head. Sweet with grainy grass notes. Light and fizzy with no lingering finish.


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