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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.16/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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This bier is delicate and pale with less bitterness than a Pils and less sweetness than a Helles. A subtle fruitiness is the hallmark of this classic style from Köln. Along with Alt, this is one of the last ale holdouts in Germany

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Mebuzzard (5) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 5, 2013 does not count
This beer is very close to perfect for the style. Light golden pour, clean and clear. Head is white, rich and sticky. Aroma has a blend of sweet malt, florals and grassy hops. Tastes like a sharp lager with hints of floral, biscuit, white grape, sulfur, and light earthy spice. Very nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
adnielsen (9659) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 11, 2013
On tap @ Prost. Pours a yellow appearance with a white head. Big hay, herbal straw, slightly floral, light lemon aroma. Pretty dry, lightly toasted grainy, grassy flavor that finishes pretty dry. Pretty tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Marheb (2756) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 31, 2015
(Bue en fût sur place): Un brin fromagé avec une légère croûte florale. Plus près d’une pils czech que d’une kolsch.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
NachlamSie (2880) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Pint at Highland Tavern. I am not a kolsch fan at all, but let me say this is the best I have had. It’s immaculately clean and perfectly balanced. The aroma is light, doughy and crackery with faint grassy notes. Very clean body, light bready notes and corn husks. The finish is quick. This paired very well with the tater tots. It’s a lot of work to make this style with not a lot of reward, but Prost seems to do it better than most.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (12169) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
On tap @ Prost. Clear pale golden color with a white head. Aromas of grain, biscuit, dough, and apple. Nice yeast, some floral malt, and a subtle twang. Flavor is kind of grassy. Grain, dough, and biscuit sweetness. A bit too bitter. Light apple and floral notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steve_0 (3019) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 24, 2014
On tap at The Kitchen. Pour is clear golden with a big frothy white head. Corn, sweet biscuit, grassy, minerally, slightly chalky, honey, and grainy aroma. Taste is sweet dough, grass, biscuit, cereal, somewhat earthy, minerals, and corn with a sweet finish. Light body with high carbonation. Clean and easy drinking. Decent stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daknole (10007) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Gold pour, white head. Nice drinking Kolsch. Lightly grassy, some spent grain, maybe a hint of corn. Enjoyable. Fun brewery to visit. GABF brewtour thanks to MLunger!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
notalush (5159) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 30, 2013
Tap at Prost - served in the appropriate glass - clear gold - frothy, well-sustained head - nose is clean malt sweetness, grassy hops, moderate mineral, but also an off-putting note of sulfur - light body, medium frothy texture - light peppery bitterness up front, followed by a medium sweet, honeyed maltiness - finish is medium crisp, moderately bitter, light mineral - decent brew but for the off note in the nose and slightly higher than expected sweetness as it warms.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (2389) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 12, 2013
On tap at Prost. Pours a light yellow color with white head. Grainy, earthy, grassy, hay flavors. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
onceblind (4965) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Crystal clear light gold under a thin sticky foamy head. The aroma is like a biscuity macro lager but with a cheeky fruit ester. The fruit ester plays a large role on the flavor with a hefty blonde grain and light golden toast flavor as well. Quaffable and grainy and fruity. Very delicate and nice.

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