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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 2.93/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Dam Lager is a low hopped American style amber lager that boasts a sweet caramel malt backbone. It is brewed with three types of American malt grown in the fertile malt-growing region of the northern Midwest and hopped with German Magnum and Tradition hops from the hop-growing region of southwest Germany Together in the kettle, they form a delicate, malt-driven beer with a subtle herbal aroma and a slightly sweet and clean finish.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Radek Kliber (6470) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - SEP 3, 2014
Where and how: can 355 ml
Aroma traditional aroma of Jasne Pelne. Straight malty back with Lublin like hops. Mild touch of caramel.
Appearance :
Top: lighter fizzy top, short lived.
Base: pale amber, clear.
Palate : mid bodied, clean.
Taste: clean, malty with nice mineral finish. Straight and well brewed.
other notes brewed in USA but very Polish in spirit. Reminded me of better Namyslow.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerdedDave (339) - - JUL 24, 2014
(12 oz can); musty, hoppy aroma; light caramel malt; well balanced; a decent lager - light and refreshing

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hopscotch (9161) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Can... Clear golden pour with a big, frothy, off-white head. Good retention. The restrained aroma offers faint notes of cinnamon, honey and flora. Medium-bodied with soft carbonation. Crisp, minerally, earthy finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9693) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Can at home. Pours brilliantly clear amber with a medium, creamy off-white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is sweet toast and cookie malt, light bready notes with spicy hops. Flavor is sweet malt, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation. Clean and lightly sweet; just a simple, good beer.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DiarmaidBHK (3395) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Can from Wegman’s Leesburg. Pours light brown with a thin white head. Not a lot on the nose. Has a bit of caramel malt on the tongue. Finishes clean. Eh!

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Elwood (3176) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - APR 30, 2014
Serving: 12 oz. can from Wegmans Leesburg The Good: Decent looking brew with a light copper color. Fairly clean flavor wise. Easy drinking and at 4.5%, highly sessionable. The Bad: Non-descript nose. Overly sweet for the style and lacking in any kind of balancing bitterness. A bit too much of a corn note for me. Too simplistic and lacking in character. Overall Impression: Perhaps a decent transition beer for BMC drinkers, but there are much better craft examples of a Vienna/Amber lager.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
nimbleprop (4873) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 1, 2014
12oz can pours a clear orange with some frothy white head. Nose is loads of corn sweetness, stevia, some grain, a little buttered toast. Flavor is similar, tastes like a shitty third world lager, butterscotch, malt, corn, some bread. Medium bodied finish.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Kinz (3291) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Can at RVC. Poured a dark gold, slightly brown edge. Aroma was sweet honey malts and some dirty hops. Flavor was creamed corn and honey accented malts. Sweet, not clean, and that weird creamed corn thing going on. DMS city, baby. At least this is how it struck me. Yikes. And I had been psyched when I first saw it. I’ll have to circle back and try this again to see if my rating is consistent. Disappointed. Hate to say this, but I couldn’t finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sledutah (4684) - Utah, USA - NOV 21, 2013
12oz can thanks to obguthr
Pours clear golden with a medium sized white head that dissipates quickly leaving light lacing. Aroma is malty, pit fruit and honey. Flavors are cereal malts, grainy, fruity and herbal
A decent lager

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RABinCO (1293) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Can from Total Wine in Richmond. Pours a deep gold with a nice fluffy white head with great head retention. Aroma is sweet, cereal malts. Crisp, clean, a bit overly sweet. Pretty decent.


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