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RATINGS: 320   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
This golden 'Helles' style beer is smooth, medium-bodied and always satisfying. Brewed with the finest imported 2-row malt and German noble hops, Stoudt's Gold Lager is widely recognized as one of the finest German-style beers brewed in America.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
superspak (3493) - Michigan, USA - NOV 27, 2012
12 ounce bottle into pilsener glass, no bottle dating. Pours fairly clear golden straw color with a nice 1-2 finger dense fluffy white head with fantastic retention, that reduces to a nice cap that lasts. Nice soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a good amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of big pear, grape, apple, pepper, bread, herbal, floral, grass, and earthy spiciness. Damn nice aromas with good strength, balance, and complexity. Taste of cracker, bready grain, apple, pear, herbal, floral, grass, pepper, light clove, and earthy spiciness. Lightly tart earthy bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of bread, light fruits, herbal, floral, grass, pepper, and earthy spiciness on the finish for a good bit. Nice amount of flavors with good balance; zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a very smooth and crisp mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with almost zero warming noticed after the finish. Overall this is a very excellent Helles lager! Nice amount of flavors with good balance; extremely smooth and crisp to drink. A highly enjoyable offering as expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bconch (324) - - NOV 27, 2012
Straw colored pour. Nose is clean and grainy. Taste is English hops with a nice bite. A little tinny, donít know if itís the bottle or not. Clean finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
boxofrane (2444) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 6, 2012
Draft at craft ale house. Pours clear yellow with a small white head. The aroma Is bread and a little yeast. The taste is corn and a little wheat.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rotbart (155) - - SEP 24, 2012
Slight, hoppy aroma, pours golden with a nice white head. Has a medium sweet taste with a lingering smooth finish. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mansquito (4207) - Nueva York, New York, USA - AUG 13, 2012
Somewhere: For some reason I have not had this earlier, as this is one of my favourite styles. Pour is gold (of course), head is white. Aroma is simple, but perfect for the style: bread, yeast, malts, and a hop. Body and taste compliment each other perfectly. No off notes. This is not too heavy like some overwrought American examples of the style. No, this is something you drink in two seconds and reach for another one. This beer is what pale lagers dream of being.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheHopster (937) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - AUG 1, 2012
On draft at the Morris Tap & Grill in Randolph. A good example of this style and well done by an American brewer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tnkw01 (1361) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Bottle. Aroma is of hay, with slight flowery hoppy. Flavor of a classic lager. Golden color.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
micronaut129 (241) - chalfontborotowntonbergville, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 23, 2012
Brillantly clear golden straw colored beer. The white frothy head pours about a finger or so. Carbonation, Iíd say is about average with big slow rising bubbles. Aroma is light being a lager and all but there is a nice malty backbone. Taste is of sweet malts. There are hints of toasted grains like in a vienna style. Also finishes with a grain or ceral taste. Medium body with a smooth and slightly dry finish. I like this beer becaue itís light and refreshing and has a pleasent finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jsmerig (1357) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 15, 2012
On tap at the black angus in Adamstown. Pours a pale yellow with a white head. Aroma of bread and light malt. Taste is light and crisp. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
keanex (1629) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - MAY 3, 2012
Poured into a Pilsener glass from a 12 ounce bottle best by 7-25-2012.

A: Clear golden body with lots of carbonation steadily rising to the creamy white head. Head has good retention and leaves residue on the glass.

S: Not much going on here, slight grassy aroma but overall pretty bland.

T: Mild sweetness, slightly earthy flavor and some toasted flavors, not much else going on.

M: Light crisp body.

O: Easy drinking beer, I am enjoying it, but I wouldnít buy it again.

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