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Brewed by King Brewery
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Nobleton, Canada

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Slacks (615) - Bolton, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 19, 2010
341ml Bottle: A fresh bottle straight from the brewery, Iím not even sure if you can buy these outside of the brewery as of yet. Pours a nice amber colour, ever so light streams of carbonation and what started as a pretty bountiful off-white head that quickly dissipated from my King glass. The aroma is heavy in that grainy, straw-like sweetness with elements of peach and lemon, much like I usually find out of the King Pils. Taste is reasonable enough, nice and biscuity, that light citrus freshness doing its job to balance and cut the crisp grainy notes. No doubt itís a King, but Iíd have to say it doesnít quite reach my affinity levels for their others. Decent job, true to style.

2.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
JohnBarleycorn (537) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 12, 2011
Bottle. Light chestnut appearance. Enlivening aromas of strawberry and plum plus a vague chocolate background. Surprisingly bready flavour profile lacks refreshment, ending the bottle in disappointment.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LarryBeast (491) - - AUG 7, 2013
Sampled at Toronto Festival of Beer. Reddish-copper. Toasty malts, nuts, floral hops. Lightly sweet and dry. Clean and easy-drinking.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
RayOhm (474) - Fergus, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 1, 2011
Not very good, flavor dominated by that sour taste. Not som ething I would have again.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
OntBeerDrinker (427) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 24, 2012
3 finger head that last carbination going up fast every few seconds a little. Doiesnt look like a lager diff color and what not good looking. smell isa diff from usall lagerís. It taste sweet water like with yest and malt and stuff. Then the hops make ya feel full in beklly but not super alot just a bit. So if all Vienna lagers r like this then yeah otherwise diff lager kind heavy,maltyish,sweet n kinda gross is. its okay. cheerís.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
herrbrown1974 (427) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 13, 2013
On tap. Clear dark gold with a white fizzy head. Aroma is caramel malt, slight biscuit, grass. Watery mouthfeel. Grain grass and honey. Makes it sound better than it is, but all and all, itís a decent lager with a little added character from the sweetness and grass. Well done for a style im not crazy about. I ordered it because I was thirsty and it didnít disappoint. Could have 6 of these on a hot day.

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Listigovers (292) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 20, 2012
If you like sweet this beer is for you. The aroma is strong and a bit ripe fruit like. The beer is very smooth and medium bodied and slightly syrupy. Aftertaste is caramelized fruit. Its good but not my favourite type.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
whitecap (289) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 1, 2011
341ml bottle from the LCBO. pours a beautiful gold-amber with a thin white cap. mild malty, toasty and sweet aroma. taste is lightly bitter with a wonderful malt, notes of grain, honey and caramel. Decent body.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Digital_Aura (227) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 11, 2012
341ml bottle. Poured into pilsner glass; no head...only small lacing. Pretty orange-gold colour though (Lovibond 12/13). Scent is present but I can't define it. Not unpleasant. The taste is actually very unique! It starts like a typical lager but the finish rounds out to this vibrant metallic sweetness that really satisfies a thirst. Palate is soft. Watery. Good beer!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PatIrish (168) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 5, 2012
From the bottle, clear orange in colour with a nice sustained head. Aroma, is slightly floral with some hop and malt. I donít have too much experience with Vienna Lagerís, but this one is rather nice.


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