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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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An amber colored Vienna-style lager with a distinctive Munich malt character and full body.Noble European hops offset the sweet malty character of this beer, giving a complex flavor and superb drinkability


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwyerpg (4640) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 23, 2005
Darkest lager Iíve ver seen (maybe that makes it a Vienna?) Sweet, a little hoppy, but a worthy brew from Americaís northernmost brewery.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DarkElf (3035) - La Jolla, California, USA - OCT 1, 2005
(12 oz bottle) I donít remember where I bought this bottle -- somewhere out in the middle of nowhere in Alaska -- but itís a good one. While thereís no doubt that this amber lager is mildly sweet and caramely, Iím really liking that this beer isnít nearly as sweet and caramely as many in this category, and so the toasty maltiness is able to shine under the spotlight of center stage. Iíd say thereís even a very slight tartness to help keep the beer balanced and clean. The nose is quite toasty, and the sweetness is even less of a factor than it is in the flavor. Itís medium bodied, perfectly carbonated, and dry and clean on the palate, so this is something I could easily drink multiple bottles of without getting sick of the flavor or experiencing palate fatigue. Deep orange-amber body is also quite hazy, and itís capped by a small, light-tan head that leaves no lacing as it settles to a broken filmy layer. Very tasty, very drinkable, quite enjoyable. I just might have to bring back more when I visit Alaska again.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
iamsancho16 (99) - USA - NOV 17, 2006
The Silver Gulch Brewing Company is located in Fairbanks, Alaska and produces some very good beers that rival those of the Midnight Sun Brewing Company and the Alaskan Brewing Company. This one is no exception.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
graham515 (536) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 13, 2009
Pours a beautiful deep amber into the glass with minimal white head. Aroma is full of sweet munich malt. Flavor is caramel sweet with a bit of hop bitterness. Very drinkable, very tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsquire (3551) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - FEB 11, 2004
Amber color out of the bottle with a beige head that disintegrated into a ring very quickly. Carmel sweet malt nose. Full bodied with lots of malty sweetness, balanced by subtle hop bitterness. Clean and crisp. Good with a sandwich.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CaptainCougar (7132) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAY 3, 2008
Bottle thanks to timmcd64: Pours a clear copper amber with a thin, wispy-lacing white head. Authentic aroma of lightly sweet toasty caramel and Munich malts and noble hops. Body starts lightly sweet and grainy with a touch of mild bitterness before a smooth finish. A pretty good and drinkable Vienna.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (6251) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAR 6, 2010
12 oz. thanks ben! pours a crystal clear light brown. no head lace or legs. nice rich toasty brown bread nose. creamy, somewhat fizzy medium body. toasty brown bread mid palate with a bit of brown sugar there as well. mild finish. tasty beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Frank (3015) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 7, 2013
Good copper lager. Apparently I need more characters in this review. Fucken hell.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bvc (1161) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - APR 7, 2010
12oz bottle brought back from La Boddega. Pours a clear bright golden amber with a small tight head. Sweet honey and caramel malt, crisp grass with light cracker on the back. Taste is as the nose suggests...light honey, cracker malt and grassy hops...however, there is this unpleasant skunkiness on the end that isnít working for me. Too bad, other wise a decent little lager.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jtclockwork (8897) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 8, 2010
Very dark for a Vienna. Taste is pleasant, but dryish lager aftertaste. Rated 8/13/02


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