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Gold Medal Winning Beer Brewed By A Band Of Brewers Whose Passion For Brewing Doesn’t Stop When The Day Shift Is Over


4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
UncleAl (1) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JAN 5, 2014 does not count
This lager is excellent. It has an appealing aroma, in a pilsner glass it has a pleasing clear amber color. It ours forming a neat head of about 1’, after drinking laces the glass nicely. The taste is par excellent, easy on the palate and finishes nicely, not "dry" or bitter, leaving one desiring more. Overall it reminds me of a great German Lager, but half the price. The brewer sought to mimic German Lager and he is largely successful, it is brewed in Texas and Ohio, and distributed by MillerCoors, an excellent tandem making it very accessible. Nice Website.

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TXTripletMom (5) - - APR 11, 2014 does not count
I love this beer, it’s one of my favorites, an AMBER well balanced with just enough attitude to stand on it’s own two feet and say "hey, i’m special". It has a nice complexity and a balance of roasted malty goodness without being too bitter (though it has a nice complexity from the hops it’s well balanced). At certain times, however, when i’m not very accustomed to drinking beer it seems a bit sweet. Generally speaking it’s a nicely balanced amber and would beat our typical Texan bocks, or blondes hands down. The brewer’s passion for beer is apparent in the fabulous and well balanced flavors.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Tommyknockers (7) - Beaufort, South Carolina, USA - MAR 19, 2013 does not count
The beer is great to start the night of beer tasting. Light and great taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DdotRoq (5) - - JUN 29, 2014 does not count
Good tasting, lager with soft hops. Great pick, good mix with meat/chicken. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
octanepunx (1) - port saint lucie, Florida, USA - JUL 17, 2014 does not count
Dude its a great beer its not micro brew so stop being a beer snob its made by high life and coors its kinda what you would expect I love it personally but im guy who goes from pbr to dead guy so gives you a idea

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MorganBaughman (147) - Long Beach, Mississippi, USA - APR 7, 2013
Had this at our second annual Easter Beer Hunt. A gold medal winner, and I can see why.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cre8tivewreck (1) - Texas, USA - JUN 1, 2013 does not count
This was my first time trying third shift & I really liked it! A beer that I would recommend to friends or family.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Joem1 (5) - Portland, Maine, USA - FEB 8, 2013 does not count
Pleasant aroma, beautiful, amber color. The head is fairly thin and dissipates quickly, no real lace. But, the taste is very nice, after finding out it was made by Coors/Miller I was expecting a corn/rice flavor, but it’s fairly malty. Also, feels very good on the palate. All in all, pretty good beer. I’d buy it again.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alcaponejunior (438) - Texas, USA - MAR 5, 2013
Looked good. Amber to a bit tan and clear, very nice head that lasted quite a bit and left pretty good lacing. Smells pretty good too, both hoppy and malty but more on the hop side. Taste is pretty good too. A good malty base accented with a surprising amount of hops. Body is light, well carbonated, and extremely drinkable. I wonder how many of the reviews of this beer are negative because it’s a coors product. Whilst not being a big fan of the big breweries, this beer is pretty good, and should be given its due. However, had I researched it a bit more I may have passed on it once I discovered it was from coors. That in itself should say something to any coors representatives reading this review. However, once again, a good beer is a good beer, regardless of who produced it. This is a good beer, and my review reflects that. Is it the best vienna lager ever? Probably not. But it’s damn enjoyable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Damico (2487) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2013
Wow, Coors fooled me here for sure. Pours somewhat clear but a bit hazy amber with a smaller gray head. Aroma and flavor are sweet, clean malts with a balanced crispness that go great with pizza.


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