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Lewis Osterweis & Sons Hard Ginger Beer

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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Lewis Osterweis Hard Ginger Beer is a wheat beer with a ginger bite. The body is lighter than a normal wheat beer, but the sweetness plays well with the tartness and spicy snap of the ginger.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
razzanof (50) - Leavenworth, Kansas, USA - JAN 3, 2015
From a bottle. Minimal head, pale straw color, sweet aroma and flavor, balanced well with a spicy backbone. Usually a hop head but I enjoyed this beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
unclemike (2359) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - DEC 15, 2014
Pours a hazy pale gold with a white head. Notes of ginger, sweet and pale malts, sugar, pepper, and straw. Light-medium bodied, with a sweet, spicy mouthfeel and moderate carbonation. Very good ginger beer

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmagnus87 (2815) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Sampled during RBSG. From notes. Ginger domination with hints of lemon and citrus. Very good.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
csaso (1533) - Missouri, USA - NOV 7, 2014
Bottle - fair size foamy head, pale straw color, definite good size spicy ginger aroma and flavor, balanced well with a sweet wheat backbone, a little different but good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kdm1984 (741) - Missouri, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Had at 2014 Joplin Ozarks Beerfest. Sharp ginger. Boozy. Spicy. Different; not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiercepanda (603) - Missouri, USA - OCT 3, 2014
A clear golden beer with a small white head. The aroma is toasted sweet grain, a little ginger. The flavor is very sweet with huge ginger spiciness lingering on the tongue and throat.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bif (1581) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Bottle. Poirs a clear light golden color. Aro ma of ginger, fruit, and bit of malt. Taste of ginger, honey, some fruit and malt. Mild bitterness and a spicy ginger finish. Light body, quite sweet, sort of a ginger ale feel. Interesting beverage but not too keen on.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AJK9600 (18) - Illinois, USA - SEP 24, 2014
Not a beer I would recommend if others are available. Flavor was strong, a bit too strong to be refreshing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
edgallow (2499) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 22, 2014
12 oz bottle pours golden with a white head. Aroma of sweet malts and ginger. Taste is sweet and ginger.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AbbeyRoade (432) - Missouri, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Whew! This is quite the gingery drink. Very strong, forward, spicy ginger wallop that is unavoidable and makes this brew hard to drink quickly. Definitely a sipper with dinner and not a lone session ale. That said, it definitely fits the bill- a ginger beer through and through!


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