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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 2.96/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A golden lager with an even balance of German malts and hops. Crisp and smooth with a touch of sweetness in the finish.


3.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pottygok (486) - Ohio, USA - AUG 5, 2014
Aroma: No aroma. Could be water. Appearance: Dark gold with minimal head. Taste: Medium sweetness throughout with hints of sourness in the finish. Palate: Light body, smooth texture, soft carbonation, slightly sweet finish. Overall: Nicely balanced, but still a bit too malty for my taste. Paired well with the brewerís BBQ sauce, though.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2182) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - MAY 29, 2014
12oz bottle into Le Listermann - nose is nutty, leading me to think that the fact this beer was so cheap was because it was old. Regardless, I like the smell. Sip adds more nuttiness and I donít think this typical for the style. Itís very malty and I lack the knowledge to figure out which one/ones. Iím curious as to the name of the beer: barnburner. Get some bread in the aftertaste and a slight hop kick but nothing close to 27 IBUís which also leads me to think the is beer is old. To my surprise, this aged well. Looked for a date, but no go. Iím glad I tried it and would like to try a fresh one just to compare.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerdedDave (505) - - JAN 11, 2014
gold color; sweet malt aroma; slightly sweet malt flavor; fairly well balanced with German hops

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
steelhead3686 (250) - Athens, Ohio, USA - AUG 14, 2013
Pours a hazy copper with a medium white head. It has a very slight hops aroma with a slight hints of citrus. It has a medium sweetness with just a hint of bitter. It has light to medium body with a thin texture and very fizzy carbonation. This might be one of the best lagers Iíve ever had, and at 6% ABV itís a great buy. I wish I could find it in my town seeing as how Iím from Ohio.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (5825) - Ohio, USA - AUG 7, 2013
Bottle shared by DrSilverworm. Pours amber in color with a medium sized white head. The aroma and flavor had some toasted biscuity malt, dry grass/hay, with some mild hops character. Pretty light overall.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
osu97gp (663) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 2, 2013
Pours a cloudy amber color with a minimal off-white head. Aroma of sweet grain. Flavor of sweet malt, light toasted malts and some earthy bitterness at the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
phaleslu (6701) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 16, 2013
12 oz. bottle shared by DrSilverworm- thanks again, Chris! Pours a clear orange-gold with a tiny head. Aroma of biscuity malts, leaves, and straw. Flavor is the same. Not much to it. Light-bodied, with low carbonation and a malty, dry mouthfeel. Gets the job done for what it is.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (6817) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 14, 2013
12oz bottle from And Beer in Athens, OH. Shared with local raters. Clear orange color. Thin, kind of bubbly white head. Nice decent spread of lace. Toasty malt aroma. Caramel malts. Spicy flavors, light pepper, medium body. Kind of crisp, lighter carbonation, pretty dry finish. Sweet taste, moderate bitter. Pretty flavorful, full bodied lager. I like it.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (5739) - Indiana, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Bottle to snifter (thanks DrSilverworm). Looks good; a hazy orange with thin off-white lacing. Smells doughy and hoppy with a good mouthfeel. Good beer.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
shrubber85 (7875) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Bottle. Corn syrup and barley malt aroma. Amber with large head. Mildly sweet toffee malt and moderately bitter herbal/quinine flavor. Not very pleasant.


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