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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   IBU: 6   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Localís Light is a light, yet very tasty lager. The light pilsen malt creates a soft and subtle flavor profile that finishes crisp and clean on your palate.

Localís Light is a perfect beer for the seasoned craft brew enthusiast and someone new to microbrews. When Shortís first opened, there was not a great deal of craft beer available in the area. Joe Short wanted to create a beer that would appeal to new craft beer drinkers who lived in Michigan, and introduce them to the complex flavors of other beer styles.

SHANER4's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SHANER4 (480) - Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle, label read localís american lager. Poured clear dandelion color with small white head. Aroma - lucky charms cereal with mild floral hop scent. Taste - cereal, marshmallow, yeast and nice floral crispness. Palate - thin body but not watered down. Initial sweetness followed by a crisp finish. Overall - best lager I ever had. I only purchased one and wish I had more. Perfect anytime kind of beer. Easy to drink and abv is low!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jbrana (449) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - AUG 28, 2014
For what it is, this is quite a good American lager... While not a style that Iím usually fond of, this beer has some crisp fruity yeast esters and a clean, slightly sweet malt profile. The finish has some very slight citrus / pine hop flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BLADT (625) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle pour. Cloudy wheat yellow. Quickly dissipating nose. Cereal nose. A little marshmallow sweetness. Mild grassy hops. Taste is crisp and just a bit sweet. Lemon hops in the background. Drinks easy. What a light lager should be.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (6176) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, clear yellow pour with white head, aroma has grass, grain, biscuit, bread, hints of slight vanilla, honey in there and a touch floral. Taste is a mix of grass, biscuit, bread, hints of vanilla, honey, finishing sweet, slightly dry. Not bad. Bottle reads shortís localís american lager.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Patrickctenchi (3668) - Coxís Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Bottle: Hazed, light gold...small white head. Light grain, corn aroma. Corn husk, grain malt, a hint of pils...grass taste. Not bad, a little stale, probably pretty crisp and bright on tap.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
czar (4374) - Quťbec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 7, 2014
pours hazy very light yellow with a thin white cap, little retention, no lacing. sweetish pils and honeyed malts, wort and apple juice - malt extract, touch of caramel and corn, grass and pepper, minerals, fusel, clean yeast. moderately low carbonation, light body - oily for its abv, dry grassy-peppery-herbal finish. tastes like a íígoodíí macro light - nothing else. innofensive by definition.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
shrubber85 (7608) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Bottle. Lactic corn/barley malt aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head and effervescence. Sweet corn, barley malt and hay flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mark_Eck (686) - - JUL 24, 2014
Draft. Pours a clear golden color. Aroma and taste are pale malts. Very thin bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (5458) - Indiana, USA - JUN 19, 2014
Bottle to half-pint glass (shared with the Mrs.). The (newer?) bottled version of this beer has a more colorful label and goes by "Localís American Lager", but I confirmed with an employee via a phone call that itís the same beer and that they call it "Localís Light" at the brewpub. Looks solid; a fairly transparent gold with white head that steadily dissipates into thin lacing. Smells mildly hoppy with notes of lager yeast and a touch of sweetness form the pils malt. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. An easy-drinking sessionable lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
lukedarock (163) - Howell, Michigan, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Best light beer ive had, very drinkable and ultra smooth, but without much compromising of flavor, damn good

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