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Tenaya Creek Kölsch
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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.16/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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Our Kolsch is the lightest bodied beer that we brew. Kolsch is a traditional German Ale, originating from the Cologne region. Very easy drinking (perfect summertime beer) and at 4.1% ABV it is light in alcohol content and only 21 IBU’s it is mild on hops but still has lots of flavor! We use only the highest quality authentic German ingredients to make this beer true to style.First place winner at 2003 Eldorado BBQ, Blues, and Brews Festival in Reno for the "Light Ale" category.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
50belair (2338) - Florida, USA - OCT 20, 2014
On tap at the brewery. Clear pale yellow pour with a white head. Nice corn notes. Light and refreshing. Spot on for the style......

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dogbrick (8237) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Sample at the brewpub. Clear pale golden color with a medium white head that evaporates quickly to a film. Spotty lacing. Aroma of fruit, hops and malt. Light-bodied with flavors of grassy hops, fruit and bready malt. The finish is fruity with a short mild hops aftertaste. Average overall.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
VertBaconStrips (2088) - Assat, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 18, 2009
***On tap at the Freakin Frog Nov 2008***
Palest of yellow gold with a bright white cap, good retention and 360 deg lacing. The aroma has lemon and apricots with dusty grass. Is this supposed to be some sort of fusion Wit? Super light, watery bitterness... too much bitterness I think, weak citrus and not much more really. Medium light body, no carbonation, dry and finishes with a super watery malt. This was a waste of money.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fiulijn (14978) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 19, 2008
Draught at the brewpub
Pale blond color. Some aroma of paper. Quite poor Lager, only at times a light crispy touch appear. Useless.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwyerpg (4579) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JUN 18, 2008
Pretty solid beer. Looks right. Flavor is definitely light, but refreshing. Actually not all that crisp, and a little thin in the finish, but certainly easy light drinking.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ratman197 (9946) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 19, 2006
On tap @ Tenaya Creek poured a clear pale yellow with a small lasting white head. Aromas of bread, yeast and lemon. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread and light citrus with a crisp clean finish.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerlist (23) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 18, 2005
Pale color, not much aroma, decent head. Very refreshing, a bit more flavorful than the average Kolsch, but still very true to style. Definitely a good summertime brew.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
elektrogeist (158) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 1, 2005
Typical Kolsch, a little watery for my liking though. Don’t even bother trying to drink this unless you’re in the drudges of Vegas’ frying hot summer, as then is when it will taste the best and be most refreshing..

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
HumuloneRed (751) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 22, 2004
Hazy light straw color with no head and slight lacing. Not much aroma at all. Thin malt up front with a little hop bitterness. Watery finish. Not much there.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Braudog (5832) - Glenville, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2003
Golden and pure. Very authentic to the style. Awesome light and grainy ale with a sweet tang.


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