Magnolia Kalifornia Kolsch
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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Our tribute to Cologne’s unique, crisp, golden ale/lager hybrid. We start with German malt and hops and tie it all together with a true Kolsch yeast from Cologne to impart some subtle fruit and wine flavors while producing the smoothness of a lager. Served in an authentic Kolsch stange to enchance the crisp, cool, effervescence of this thirst-quenching beer. Malts: German pilsner, Munich and wheat Hops: German Spalt and Hersbrucker

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
maddmatt639 (312) - Pacifica, California, USA - FEB 4, 2015
No retention and no lacing. Smells of grass, straw and bread. Tastes of lemon, straw and sweet bread. No aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
TEJA (1520) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 4, 2014
Draught at the Magnolia brewpub. Samll off white head. Light golden color. Small malty aroma. A distinct metallic taste that dominate. Samll body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Getbetter (937) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - AUG 16, 2014
From a tap at Mikkeller.The pour is a clear orange with a minimum white head.Theres a light body with a slight bitter with carmel and hay notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DedicatedToFun (3557) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Tap, golden pour, white head, nose is grassy, taste is smooth, easy drinking lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
adnielsen (9709) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 7, 2014
On tap @ the brewery during San Francisco 7/7/14 beer tour. Pours a clear golden appearance with a white head. Cauliflower, cooked corn, straw aroma. Sweet, grainy, cooked cauliflower flavor. OK, it’s not good but it’s at least not gag inducing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ads135 (3226) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Light and crisp like your best kolschs. This one is more floral with a subtle sweetness. Tried at the Mikkeller bar in 2014.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (8278) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 24, 2013
On tap at Magnolia, pours a clear yellow with a small white head. Aroma of corn, grass and German pils malt. Flavour is bright and grassy, with notes of light grassy hops and corn. Light and restrained, yet well-balanced. A well-brewed kolsch.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gyllenbock (5343) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2013
On tap at the Pub, August 2013. Clear golden with a small white head. Aroma and taste of some fruit, butter, malt, hay and some honey. Soft and easy to drink. An ok one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
deekyn (1316) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUN 15, 2013
A - pours clear golden with very low white head. S - very floral. Fresh flowers, white grape juice and lots of honey M - light body with high carb, lightly sweet, drinkable summer beer T - the tastes echo the nose . O - good over sweet lightly bitter honey lager 2.9

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerFunGuy (803) - California, USA - MAR 23, 2013
This good looking cloudy golden color. It has a crisp mildly sweet aroma. It has a slightly spicy flavor but is very mild and refreshing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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