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RATINGS: 1802   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Summerfest is a delightfully refreshing example of a traditional style lager beer. While lighter in body than our ales, Summerfest displays significant hop aroma and a tangy hop bite. The long lagering period adds a smoothness that makes this beer a great summertime treat.

Bittering Hops: Perle & Saaz
Beginning Gravity: 11.8 Plato
Finishing Hops: Saaz
Ending Gravity: 2.7 Plato
Malts: Two-row Pale, Dextrin Malt, Munich
Yeast: Lager Yeast (bottom fermenting)


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
killerK (14) - Alamo, California, USA - MAR 24, 2008
bottled. crisp and refreshing with a nice wheat finish that keeps the subtle European hops from protruding too much. great for summer or if you like easier beer this isn’t bad.


1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
ashworth8908 (10) - - APR 24, 2014
The beer was pretty bland and did not have an impressive aroma. The taste had no complexity to it. Good if you are looking for a simple pilsner.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
partywithanM (100) - Kansas City, Kansas, USA - APR 23, 2014
12oz bottle. It’s kind of lame. Not a lot of flavor or a lot of complexity. Easy to drink but not a lot else going on with this beer though.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
CamMoore (27) - Hawaii, USA - APR 22, 2014
On tap @ Murphy's. Light aroma with a mix of hops and malt. Light head that didn't last. Light clear yellow color. Nice light blend of hops and malt. A very flavorful 'light' beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
1guywith_aboat (177) - phenix city, Alabama, USA - APR 13, 2014
I understand that lagers are suppose to be smooth and drinkable. This one is just that without the corn or other adjunct. Pours Budweiser yellow with a soapy white cap. Aroma has a little tiny spicy hop character... that is it. Flavor is much the same but with a bready malt mixed in. If your in the mood for something extreme, this one’s not your guy. If you want a laid back summer beer this is on point. Slight spicy hops. Bready malts. Light and refreshing. Very good for the style.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerBill1 (16) - Ohio, USA - APR 11, 2014
Refreshing smooth taste. Nice flavor. No bitterness. Light taste. Highly recommend!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone BeerBill

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
alcamp99 (55) - McKinney, Texas, USA - APR 10, 2014
Light and balanced offering from a original craft brewery. Nice hop bitterness but not overpowering. Clean finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redbeard3 (58) - - APR 7, 2014
Poured into a lager glass from can. The hops are soft in aroma but a bit more bitter in taste than what I expected. Very light bodied, crisp, clean and refreshing. Good for boating, camping and beaching.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hockeybeerguy (917) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Reviewed from notes. The appearance had a golden body with a foamy spotty head. It left some light rings. The lacing was light and speckled along the sides of the glass. There was barely any carbonation rising. The smell was sweet and had some pepper tones to it. It was fresh yet still some light grains to it. The taste was well balanced with the hops and a slight yeastiness at the end of the taste, gets peppery as it warms. On the palate, she sat fairly light with a moderate amount of carbonation that was felt. Overall, this is a good beer and I would have this again.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
cafgen (72) - California, USA - MAR 25, 2014
Gold color with a nice head. Taste is citrusy, crisp and somewhat bitter. Citrus with a slight hoppy smell. A good beer for summer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (2596) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 6, 2014
bottle. amber with small head. lager with some above average hoppiness. not bad, but i want better from SN.


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