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RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
The gold-colored Palmetto Charleston Lager is perhaps the company’s cleverest creation; it’s strong in flavor, crisp, with a fresh, clean finish (i.e., no lingering aftertaste), but light enough so you could drink it just about all day. Yeast and a cool fermentation are what make a lager a lager, and Palmetto’s is among the smoothest, mellowest around.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
seminole22 (11) - columbia, South Carolina, USA - JAN 20, 2007
This beer does not have a lot of taste, but this is not such a bad thing. A great summer beer when you are listening to David Allan Coe and discussing the socio-political situation of Darfur.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
NachlamSie (2996) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 4, 2007
bottle. Pours light golden with a small white head, moderately bubbly. The nose is semi-corny with sweet barley, and a papery note. The flavor is certainly crisp with tame sugar and tiny, grassy bittering notes. It’s okay, I suppose. None of the problems I usually associate with American interpretations of this style are present.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tronraner (2459) - Walland, Tennessee, USA - JAN 4, 2007
Bottle. Pours gold with white head. The aroma is honey, hay, and papaya. The flavor is papaya, grass, and white bread, with a clean finish. I was actually pleasantly surprised with this one... I was kind of expecting swill, but this is drinkable. Would make a great lawnmower beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mstockton (225) - Frankfurt, GERMANY - NOV 7, 2006
Very good...my second variety of the Palmetto brews and I am impressed. A fancier lager with some sweetness and some spice. Definitely not your run of the mill Bud. Pours a gold color with little head...very good and of high quality.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
biggmike (480) - Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA - OCT 20, 2006
Not my favorite style (lager) of beer, but much better than any American macro-crap distributed by A-B or Miller. Very drinkable beer that is smooth but no real dominant character to it. Still not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kenb (1102) - Oregon, USA - OCT 17, 2006
12 oz bottle (thanks DecaturStevo!). Pours a clear gold with almost no head. Nose is typicall prem lager with lots of honey, vanilla and sweet smelling malt. Taste is...hmmm premium lager taste, lol! I always have trouble describing lagers flavors...either they are good or they are bland. This one is pretty good. Well carbonated, light/medium body. Easy to drink. Great gateway beer to pass out to your macorswill neighbors.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Haack (101) - Hornslet, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2006
Bottle: premium lager mainstream beer syle: bright gold color, distinctly malty with some hops, soft carbonation, low bitterness. Easy to drink. I’m not a huge fan of the style, but this is much better than many other better known premium lagers. I liked the brewery bar. Nice place.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
argo0 (12293) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 23, 2006
(12oz bottle) Clear amber body with minimal white head. Aroma is medium sweet, cereal, caramel, light lemon. Taste is medium sweet, cereal, some butterscotch/caramel, light lager yeast lemon. Light body with light stickiness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hoss (607) - Florida, USA - JUL 1, 2006
With the other brews measuring up pretty well I don’t understand the need for this one. i guess they felt they need a mainstream offering, too bad!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcwattsrugger (11586) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 8, 2006
12oz bottle-pours a thin white head with yellow color. Aroma is grain, wheat. Taste is grain, grassy, wheat, some mild hops. Has a malt finish. Light body. Nice.

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