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RATINGS: 228   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.53   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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In 1906, the Kolsch-style beer originated from the Cologne region of Germany as a crisp and light beer to combat the summer heat. Leinenkugel’s® Canoe Paddler™ is our take on the Kolsch-style beer that we tweaked with a touch of rye. Our spring and summer seasonal has subtle malt flavors, a clean finish and adventurous quality.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
trujahwarrior (504) - Monroe, Washington, USA - AUG 4, 2013
12oz. bottle into a pint glass. Pours a clear golden color with a fizzy white head that leaves light lacing. Smells of sweet malt, biscuit, and rye. Tastes of all the same things in the smell. Mouthfeel is light and creamy with good carbonation. Pretty average for an easy drinking summer beer. The use of rye malts are nice but doesn?t help it much.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (4763) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a pale yellow color with a medium sized creamy white head that left decent lacing.The aroma was tangy with faint notes of hot peppers and citrus. The flavor was water with a hint of hot pepper, citrus and a bit of yeastiness. Short yeasty citrus and hot pepper finish. Light to medium body. Unimpressive.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jredmond (5196) - Manhattan, New York, USA - JUL 22, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear copper golden body with thin white lacing. Aroma is plain grain lager, stinky corn and light metal notes. Mouthfeel is thin and carbonated with similar notes following through in the flavors. Worse than just boring and bland, borderline offensive and hard to finish.

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
Mackeon (43) - - JUL 21, 2013
Brewers in Cologne would soon be out of business if they’d try to pass this on as Kölsch. Run-of-the-mill American light beer, best to be drunk near frozen. Might be sort of refreshing that way. The label isn’t bad, though.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
wilnatp (556) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Bottle. Aroma of grain and spices. Hint of hops. Taste is slightly bitter. Thin body.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
VenomousViper (25) - Oak Hill, West Virginia, USA - JUL 18, 2013
Pours a golden color much like the Macro brews. No head really at all. Aroma of corn and wheat. Supposed to be a kolsch but I’m not getting it. Much like a macro lager, taste pretty much absent, only decent when ice cold and you can’t taste anything. No bitterness or hop flavor like a Kolsh should be. Tastes like Michelob Ultra. Expected a little better than average from Leinenkugels but got average.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fantomasus (204) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Pours a light gold with a flimsy fading head. Aroma: hay, some nuts, floral, grass, some alcohol. Well balanced taste. Thin, light bodied, lightly carbonated. Short soft finish. Unremarkable but decent.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
atomic_ferret (3) - West Virginia, USA - JUL 13, 2013 does not count
Really bland beer in my opinion. Average taste, smell, look, and head. Probably won’t drink again.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tgncc (2740) - Bellmore, New York, USA - JUL 12, 2013
The aroma is fruit, yeast, pepper. The appearance is yellow, white head. The flavor is just like the aroma. The finish is sweet, spicy. Medium in boidy. Ok.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Bottle from Jared, clear yellow pour no head . Aroma of wheat and corn, similar taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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