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RATINGS: 137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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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.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (6326) - Buffalo, New York, USA - AUG 11, 2014
bottle, good beer, solid for the style that is not an exciting one. medium amber colored pour, medium body. caramel males, light fruitiness, bread. decent

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (5757) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Tallahassee, Fl - Market Square Liquors - part of a Fall Mixer - 12 oz bottle. Dark orange pour, light off-white head. Neutral aroma, some brown sugar perks it up a bit, Flavor has some light brown sugar, a bit of light vegetable ripeness, a hint of cotton candy in the finish. Smooth mouthfeel. Pretty solid.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerguy101 (5319) - Newark, California, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Sampled on tap on 7/20/2011 at Beer Revolution. This Vienna pours an orange gold color from the tap. Small to medium sized white foamy head, with good retention and nice lacing. The aroma is fruity and sweet, some caramel and some bread. A medium bodied Vienna. The malts are fruity, bready, and sweet. The hops are herbal and earthy. Mild carbonation. Nice balance. Clean and crisp. Bready, caramel and slightly sweet. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and smooth. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (5290) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 10, 2014
4oz pour at the Maxs Taphouse Beer Camp event. Pours a clear orange with some cloudy, white head. Nose has a real distinct grainy character, nutty like peanut skins, plenty of yeasty dough, a bit of buttered toast. Flavor is spot on, yeasty bread, flicks of orange, some biscuit. Clean finish. So true to style.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pailhead (5192) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Bottle: The aroma is very light and consists of lightly toasted grains with a hint of caramel. It pours a transparent amber with a two finger beige head that has decent retention before fading to a very thin film outlined by a slightly thicker ring. There is some sporadic webbing left on the sides of the glass. The flavor starts with light-moderate caramel and light fruit. The finish has light toasted grain/cereal notes with some grassiness. Its light-medium bodied with moderate carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EithCubes (5103) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Fresh bottle. Nose is sweetly malty with caramel and very light toasting, pours dull copper, transparent with almost no carbonation and yet a dense, tight sudsy beige head. Taste is sweet with great toasted malts and light bread through to the finish and aftertaste, light bits of bread crusts, and a big thrust of watery lemony citrus right up the middle. Hops very light and earthy/noble. Body light-medium, watery but with a tumbling malty feel to compensate. I love the heck out of the toast into the aftertaste, lots of great Maillard character; on the whole, typical SN: clean, moreish, very simple and solid.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dickinsonbeer (5076) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JAN 31, 2010
Tap at BT. Pours a clear light amber/orange with a small white head. Aroma is light toasted malts, bready, moderately sweet malts, light caramel and toffee, and fresh herbal hops. Flavor is nicely toasted malts, but a bit thinning and not too big, light mineral and clean hop bitterness in the end. Pretty nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
notalush (5070) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Bottle - label states 5.3% abv - light orange, with a minimal head - nose of fairly rich maltiness, candied fruit, light toasty bread, a touch of floral hops - flavor is simple, but pleasantly balanced - medium sweet toasty maltiness, a mild mineral leads to a drier second half, with some nutty and earthy malt character, and a moderate bitterness to finish - a little too simple, and nothing really pops enough to make me untreated in having any more, but its nice enough to drink.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JaBier (5066) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2010
Sample at the brewpub. Clear gold/amber pour with a medium off-white head. Nose is sweet malt, later yeast, a bit of caramel and noble hops. Crisp later flavor with some caramelly sweetness. Dries out a bit in the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (4742) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 4, 2014
12oz bottle. Bright, hazy, unfiltered orange-tan body. Very thin, but steady off-white head. Pretty true to style. Clean, toasty malt. Medium bodied, very drinkable. Has enough of a noble hop bite and balance to give it an upfront bite and stay interesting. Clean, not cloying or sticky at all. Well made, fresh lager.


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