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RATINGS: 534   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.83   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.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
whaleale (14) - Athens, Tennessee, USA - SEP 2, 2009
Not a bad yard beer. Good flavor for a light lager. Pours very little veil and finishes weak. Better choice than Bud or Coors.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Beerathon (1167) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 7, 2014
It is what it is, typical adjunct lager. Corn malts, slightly sweet, hops are nonapparent, pretty blah. But hey, i was in Pittsburgh.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
slowrunner77 (1945) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 19, 2014
"From family back east after that best of the worst list came out. Pretty bad, but not the worst, macro corn and generic malty sweetness with little in the way of hops or anything else interesting. Refreshing ice cold on a hot day, but not good."

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Darkmagus82 (1268) - - JUN 12, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 4-29-12- Poured from bottle into pint glass Appearance – Pours a medium golden color with a billowy white head. The head had a surprising amount of retention but eventually faded to give only a very light amount of lacing. Smell – Corn and lighter caramel aromas are the heaviest (although still rather light). There is a very light metallic aroma mixed in as well. Taste – A sweeter corn and a decent bready malt flavor meet the tongue. There is a little bit of caramel that works its way in toward the middle of the taste, hiding some of the corn. A bit of the corn works its way back in and the caramel, corn and malt take the taste to the end. Mouthfeel – Lighter bodied with a medium level of carbonation. Very average for a lager and very fitting for the style. Overall – Mostly an average American adjunct lager but possibly a slight bit above average as its flavors are a bit on the more potent and easy drinking side.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
vilsack1987 (22) - - JUN 1, 2014
If yinz headen down the local bar to watch big ben beat up on dem browns this is the beer to drink.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
kmlen87 (22) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 1, 2014
The pride of Pittsburgh. The best thing to come out of Pittsburgh since sliced bread. Average lager, not much taste flavor or aroma, good for steelers Sunday.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Patrickctenchi (3662) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 4, 2014
Bottle: Pours clear gold with a short white head. Scent is apple, grain malt. Sweet...fruit and barley malt flavor, corn. Nothing wrong with this at all...a plain old American Lager...not bad for what it is.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
labattslover74 (46) - Florida, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Aroma: Bread, grass, slightly nutty Appearance: Golden with a slight head that dissipates quickly Taste: Nit much going on, taste like a typical pilsner or lager Palate: Smooth with a a slight bitter after taste Overall: Taste like a typical beer. Not much going on but would prefer this over Budweiser or Coors. I’ve got to say this was batter than I expected based on other peoples ratings. Would drink it again but there is so much more out there I haven’t tried yet.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
mintzmeet (202) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 1, 2014
most indistinct beer I’ve ever had. run of the mill. really nothing interesting. alcohol.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
jtclockwork (8428) - , New Jersey, USA - JAN 31, 2014
Can from backlog. Pours yellow. White head. Nose and taste of corn, light metal and grain. Light bodied. Watery.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
HoppyScallywag (69) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 14, 2013
Not bad. Very much like a Yuengling Light. I like the branding. Mustache and monocle on one side of the can, and a Bowie and 3 buttons on the other. If you stack 2 cans you can make a Frothingslosh Man. Also has witty saying on cans like, "Includes free liquid inside." 3 different color cans. Considering price point ($13 for 30 cans) very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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