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RATINGS: 141   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Our take on the classic European amber lager. It has bright reddish highlights and a pronounced bready malt aroma reminiscent of its Austrian counterparts. The flavor plays slightly toward caramel and toasted lager malt but remains balanced and drinkable with a clean finish perfect for a summer session.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oscbert (1149) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 3, 2014
~Bready, slightly toasty, caramel malty aroma ~Pours slightly hazy gold color with small white head. ~Malty toasty bready flavor, sweet with balanced hop bitterness. ~medium light bodied, medium CO2, sweet but slightly bitter finish. ~Enjoyable balanced beer. Could drink a couple of these before getting bored though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kdm1984 (813) - Missouri, USA - NOV 1, 2014
Classic Vienna malt aroma. Very "fresh" smelling. Appearance: somewhere between gold and red. Not much lacing. Fairly large, pillowy head. Flavor: toasty bread, slight spiciness, herbal hops lingering. Clean and tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
dmac (4682) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 31, 2014
12oz bottle from Xfroads. Poured a clear clean reddish body with a smaller frothy off beige head. Aroma is old malts, slight toffee and caramel, hint of old oranges. Flavor is the same but seems a bit more malty with more breads and toast. Palate is big, stronger carbontation that lasts and is a bit stingy. Meh

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jehoesefat (337) - Poway, California, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Aromas of bread, cereal, and caramel. Pours clear orange with a thin white head. Nice flavor for a lager, fairly bitter and a long finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarkBarnes (390) - Waterville, New York, USA - OCT 28, 2014
Oct. 28, 2014; 12 oz. bottle from SN Fall sampler. Amber pour; quickly dissipating head; mild lacing. Caramel malt, herbal hops & earthy notes are well balanced. An improved version of Samuel Adams Boston Lager. Nice autumn offering.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cakes (393) - New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2014
12 oz. bottle. A beautiful beer that well represents the type. Pours a light hue for a Vienna, with a off-white head. Aroma is biscuity and malty with a bit of orange. Taste is grainy and bready with some grassy hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (3443) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - OCT 27, 2014
12 oz bottle from the Sierra Nevada Fall Pack, packaged over 3 months ago and purchased at Biggie Wine & Liquor and poured into my Funkwerks goblet. Light amber-orange, slightly hazy appearance with a white head and light lacing. Aroma of toasted grains, bready malts, floral notes, light spicy hops and a touch of fruit. Similar flavor, smooth and balanced with light malty sweetness and mild hop bitterness. Light to medium body, crisp and pretty clean with ample carbonation. Easy to drink, a pretty decent Vienna-style lager. Probably a bit bitter when fresh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (4149) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - OCT 27, 2014
bottle. deep golden with one finger head. this is a style i’ve never really liked, but maybe it’s because i’ve never had a good one before now. toasty malt, some caramel and a bit bready. mild hops in the finish. no one element stands out, but they mesh very well.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
llcooldave (1165) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Brown copper in the glass. Nutty toasty aroma. Clean dry crusty bread flavor. Overall, tasty! Thanks BarZigKin for sharing!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZacM612 (315) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Clear amber with a fair amount of white head. Bready, malt aroma. Flavor is similar, strong malt taste with a little bit of a hoppy finish.

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