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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A Vienna style Lager with caramel flavor balanced by an earthy German hop aroma. "Smoooooooth!"


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
scooterbub (871) - Lander, Wyoming, USA - OCT 12, 2008
Bottle. Pours a nice amber/copper color with a large white head that slowly fades. Taste is of roasted malt and caramel, with a slightly bitter finish. Aroma is much the same, except hops can be detected. Overall, this is a nice, easy to drink beer that is rather enjoyable.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
patrick767 (3590) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - SEP 21, 2008
bottle - Pours dark copper with a one finger white head. It smells mostly of bready malt. The flavor is very sweet malt with a hint of fruit. It’s thin and seems off. The malt profile isn’t work for me and the hops is barely there.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
twoskylights (11) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 3, 2008
I earnestly hope that I got a bad batch of this stuff. Yuck! all around...and I’m very easy to please. The head is sorry and overly bubbly, the appearance is more like an amber beer. But most of all the taste is terribly wrong. It’s stringy, metallic and glassy. The worst part is the finish. Not only is it long, but it lingers with a distinct taste of wet and rotting cardboard (at least that what I think that would taste like). Had high hopes for a local...but it just didn’t work out.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TikiE (368) - Sylva, North Carolina, USA - JUL 13, 2008
Bottled: pours a golden color with a malty copper taste to it. First beer I had after I got off the Tetons, and it was exactly what I needed with a fresh pizza for lunch.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
douglas88 (6324) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 19, 2008
On draft at the brewpub which displayed a seemingly endless amount of flags commemorating this beer’s gold medals at GABF, so I had to try it. Pours a clear and light amber. The aroma was very light malt. The taste was full of a rich malt, light hops, and a almost dry finish. Enjoyable for sure.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ditmier (1508) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 17, 2008
2008 Bottle - Aroma of malty bread and slight dried fruit, taste is light sweet and bitter, really nothing other than that, more full bodied that other lagers, but nothing to write home about...finishes with a funk...

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JJClark (551) - Roscoe, Illinois, USA - APR 5, 2008
Bottle. Pours an amber color with a meduim off white head. Aroma of malt, biscuit dough, toffee and citrus. Tastes of caramel, dough, and citrus. Has a hint of hops in the finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PattyBoy (302) - North Liberty, Iowa, USA - FEB 26, 2008
Pours orangey, fizzy head. Flavor is thin, fruity, cider. Bitterness is OK. Everything about this felt thin.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
franksnbeans (265) - Columbus, Maryland, USA - DEC 23, 2007
Pours apricot in color with a cream head that dies slow. Smells of sweet malt. Tastes a little caramel and some fruit sweetness. Finishes with a minor hop bite. As balanced and subtle as a brew gets. Light and crisp in the mouth. Goes down smooth and easy.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
CasperQuaffer (142) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - DEC 16, 2007
Pours copper with long lasting, almost meringue like head. Aroma is a bit on the burnt side of toasty. The flavor is a bit better than some lagers. Has character but nothing distinctive. Good round palate.


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