Home >

Sawdust City Gateway Kolsch



on tap

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
Designed after the Kolsch beers of Koln Germany, this light lagered ale is a session beer by design. Made with soft German pilsner malt, you may find yourself having more than a few of these!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MarkoR (612) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 3, 2015
On tap at the Loop, in Toronto. Yellow colour with thin white head. Aroma is grain, yeast. Taste is grain, some fruits. Refreshing but will be quickly forgotten.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sudomorph (784) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 3, 2014
473ml can. Canned Oct 3, 2014. Pours a clear yellow with a thin, white head. Aroma has notes of grain and lager yeast. Taste is balanced. Slightly sweet grain, hunts of fruityness, and clean lager yeast. Medium body and carbonation. Easy drinking and clean in the mouth. Overall a good "everyone" beer. Non-offensive and enjoyable by all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Freaky_tiki (699) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 28, 2014
Pours honey gold with a one finger picket fence white cap on top. This is a damn fine brew, but you wouldn’t know it from some of the confused & illogical ratings below (for example saying that a beer is good for the style & then giving it a low rating is just weak). It’s a great little Kolsh, nice & crisp pilsner hopping, brisk & refreshing finish. If you have a drinking buddy who is a lager girl/boy give ’em this. If you like to start the night with the heavy & hop bombing stuff consider ending your session with this.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
CRock (87) - Ontario, CANADA - AUG 11, 2014
Pretty basic beer. Easy drinking and refreshing. Good for the style and good for a hot day.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
probstblueribbon (3179) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 7, 2014
Pint at the Loon. Clear golden with no head. Pleasant, lightly fruity grainy cereals, light grassy noble hops. Medium body, somewhat relaxed carbonation. Nice biscuit and cereal, modest noble hops, slightly fruity, quite nice. A nice pint.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SteveLikesBeer (62) - - NOV 21, 2013
This Gravenhurst, Ont. brewery makes a lot of creatively named and flavoured beers, but this Kolsch-style lagered ale is the entry point for less adventurous drinkers. It’s an easy-drinking, pale gold brew made with pilsner and wheat malt and spalter and magnum hops. It’s both reasonably crisp and slightly sweet and is a sessional five-per-cent alcohol.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomthompson89 (1924) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 7, 2013
Straw coloured. A touch hazy. Good foam. Nose is bready. Flavour is refreshing with a nice spicy hop kick in the finish . Well done Sam ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
gilvanblight (813) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 15, 2013
Very Coleen pour. Just a touch hazy. You can still see through it thou.. Lacy white head. No real discern able scent. Surprising amount of taste despite the near nothing scent. Has a stong grassy bitter taste. The type you get in some of those organic salads. There’s noting terrible about this but nothing great either. It’s alright.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GuillaumeCL (344) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 2, 2013
Pours a clear pale yellow with a bit of white head and a little visible carbonation. Smell is warm citrus and a slight funk. Palate is light bodied with moderate carbonation. Taste is slight sweet and bitter with a short bitter aftertaste. Meh, it’s a Kolsch.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeMcPhee (8746) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 25, 2013
Very pale straw colour. Slightly hazy with a thick white head. Nice clean pilsner malt and a very fresh breadiness. Lightly yeasty with a touch of noble spicy hoppiness. Fresh tasting. Clean and delicate. Great balance - nice job on this one. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50