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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A Traditional German Lager brewed with all German grain & yeast. Very drinkable.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11351) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 28, 2009
12oz bottle. Small white head atop crystal clear light amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, bread, some honey, caramel, spicy. Taste is medium sweet, bread, caramel, some honey, light spicy. Light-medium body, some crispness.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011

Date: April 30, 2010
Mode: Bottle
Source: Brusin Ales, Asheville NC
Appearance: hazy copper, wispy white head
Aroma: sweet cereal aroma, touch of corn, light floral hops
Flavor: sweet cereal flavor, touch of hops, light bitterness
Aroma: 4/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 4/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 8/20
Rating: 2.2/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *+ /4

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (10808) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 23, 2010
Bottle from Half Time. Pours amber with a foamy off-white head. Aromas of bread and grass/herb. Med + body with thick carbonation. Flavor is bready, with some citrus and grass. This stuff is like food.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tmoney99 (10468) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 17, 2011
Bottle. Poured dark golden color with medium frothy white head that last with fair lacing. Moderate balanced sweet aroma. Medium bittersweet flavor and medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Soft drinkable beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sammy (8414) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 21, 2010
Pours mid-yellow body with some white foamish head. Aroma is malty. Middling mouthfeel. Tastes so-so, not overally drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeMcPhee (8314) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 1, 2010
Deep golden pour with a thick, sticky, white head. The nose is quite clean. A kiss of light pale malt and a bit of fairly prominent herbal hop aroma. A little bit of earthiness with a light metallic note (this fades with time). Nice, clean palate with a bit of soft sweet pale malt. Herbal hoppiness and a kiss of light lemon as well. Moderate bitterness. Fresh and quite tasty. It’s a pretty solid dortmunder.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 22, 2010
12 ounce bottle from Vintage Cellar in Blacksburg, VA. Pours a hazy orange color with fine suspended particles. Fair head retention and lacing. Aroma of caramel, butterscotch, butter, toasted malts. Taste is butterscotch, green apple and other fruit notes, caramel and an odd tart note. Medium bodied. Really and odd beer. A shame, I was looking forward to this one.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (7669) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 24, 2011
Sample at the Ohio University Inn & Conference Center during the Thirsty Dog /Cheese/Chocolate Tasting as part of Ohio Brew Week. Surprised I hadn’t actually had this before. The beer is a clear golden color with a thin white head that bubbles away to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing. Aroma of grainy malt and hops. Light body with flavors of grassy hops, sweet bready malt and a touch of fruit. The finish is crisp and mildly hoppy, and has a fruity aftertaste. Pretty average overall, but did go well with the cheese.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
shrubber85 (7387) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAY 31, 2012
Bottle. Lemon and corny barley malt aroma. Clear golden yellow color with moderate head. Mildly sweet barley malt and lightly bitter herbal hops flavor. Not bad - a decent Dortmunder.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (7019) - Illinois, USA - SEP 28, 2012
Had it, tasted like a pale ale. Not the worst american lager and not the best. Not as 100% traditional as I wold have liked.


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