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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52   EST. CALORIES: 99   ABV: 3.3%
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This low-calorie, golden lager is brewed with a blend of Vienna malts and pale barley for firm malt flavors, while noble Saaz hops provide a subtle hop character.
Color: 3-4 SRM
Bitterness: 15 IBU
Gravity: 8į Plato
Availability: 24/7/365, Kegs and Bottles


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
BŁckDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - MAR 4, 2006
Draught at Karl Strauss La Jolla: Golden color, no nose or flavor. Just a adjuncty lager with overtones of bland. 2.8% ABV? Whatís the point..

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dwyerpg (4703) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - APR 3, 2008
No aroma. Light color. Very thin and ricy, not so good. Has a small bite at the end that keeps it interesting. Very smooh. I would maybe rather drink this than the Woodie Gold.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
IrishBoy (3905) - Bakersfield, California, USA - MAR 11, 2007
Draft at Disneyís California Adventure; nose of grain and very light hops;clear gold with a small white head; flavor is just blah grains with some light citrus hop bitterness, better than macros, but the worst Strauss beer Iíve had!

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
stouby (3860) - Holbśk, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2011
Bottle in Santa Barbara. Clear light golden with a white head. Aroma light malty (caramel) and hoppy (straw). Flavor light sweet and a dry lightly bitter finish. Light body.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
patrick767 (3689) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - JAN 23, 2008
draft at brewpub - I donít have much to say about this one. Itís about what Iíd expect from a light pale lager that at least avoid adjuncts. Itís thin, sweet, and bland.

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAY 5, 2006
Draught at Karl Strauss La Jolla. Clear golden color without much nose or flavor. I detected some sweet corn from time to time and it smelled a bit like fresh hay. Very watery. Bleh.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
SledgeJr (3577) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 26, 2006
On tap at the Old Columbia location. Bitterness is at 15 IBUís and the lack of malt cannot support even this level of hops. Pale yellow with a white head. Lacks the nasty corn or rice adjunct aroma, but the body is just as meaningless as a BMC. For a Karl, this sucks.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
NobleSquirrel (3438) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 27, 2009
Bottle thanks to Snojerk321. Ah, the ubiquitous pale lager. Pours super pale yellow with a sticky fizy head that is a film. Nose is a bit skunky and sulfuric with a metallic tinge. Tastes like paper and hard water. Actually, not god awful.. Decent.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jeremytoni (3011) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - MAY 5, 2009
From the tap poured a clear golden color with a fair amount of head. light refreshing flavor with a quick finish.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Snojerk321 (2960) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 11, 2006
Am I seeing this correctly? Am I drunk? 2.8%? I thhought it would be at least 3%.....hahahaha. Very mild and bland. I would still drinl it over coors light anyday.


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