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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Made with all German ingredients and brewed right here in Denver, Tivoli is a true re-creation of the beer first made over a century ago. The final Tivoli Brewmaster, who last brewed Tivoli in 1969, participated in this historic re-creation

Every batch of Tivoli is produced with only malt, hops and yeast shipped from Bavaria.

Tivoli beer is fermented with yeast from the Andechs Monastery located south of Munich. Very few breweries in the world, let alone the United States, have access to this ancient strain of Bavarian brewing yeast.

This unique Malt, which benefits from the ancient Bavarian acidulation techniques, is very rare to US brewers. From this process, the malt delivers its smooth Bavarian flavor.

The combination of using a historic copper system brought over from Bavaria and the ancient decoction brewing process delivers the “One of a Kind” Tivoli Beer malt flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JK (5330) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2015
At GABF 2015. yellow color, lots of malt, a simple sweetness and a simple beer but they did a good job with it. carbonation is good, and it has a good palate. Good job on a lighter style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcr (2424) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - OCT 5, 2015
Draft. Clear golden body with a white head. Aroma of toasted grain, raw grain, straw, cracker. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly bitter. It finishes lightly to moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, watery/sticky texture, soft carbonation. Light grainy aftertaste along with some grassy hop notes and a bit of fruit (light banana). Just OK.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (14042) - San Leandro, California, USA - AUG 20, 2015
On tap @ Falling Rock. Clear golden pour with a dense white head. A fair amount of fruity esters and a lot of grassy hops. Mild bitterness on the finish, but there’s a nice malt character and sweetness. Maybe just a hint of skunk on the finish. Overall, though, it’s pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Frank (3600) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 9, 2015
This strikes me as more of a Bohemian Pilsner than a helles but I’m not going to split hairs. It’s golden in the glass, maybe ever so slightly hazed w/ a thic, white head. It has a nice grassy, herbal noble hop character to the nose. It’s fairly full bodied for the style with nice creamy carbonation. This hits all the marks for light lager for me, lots of noble hops, full bodied but not sweet and syrupy. I am into it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DocJitsu (1375) - Pensacola, Florida, USA - MAR 31, 2015
Crystal clear golden with a quickly fading head. Rich malt nose. Full mouth feel. Rich malty flavor with an expressive hop character.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Block (1824) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - DEC 22, 2014
This beer was awful. There isn’t another way to put it. Light and bland, a weird sour kind of finish. Just off in nearly every way.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
GarrettB (1279) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 1, 2014
January 29th, 2013 - This beer was a special treat, harkening back both to a Denver landmark - the old Tivoli brewery - and the German Reinheitsgabot, combining the two to produce a pure and purely Denver brew. The idea is neat, and while the resulting brew isn’t the best in the line, it’s not bad. The smell contains touches of graham and saltine crackers, so lots of biscuit and bread notes, but is otherwise a little flat. The flavor is enriched by notes of honey and a little lemon, but it’s almost too light, almost as if this was a ginger ale converted into a beer. Still, that might be close to what these ancestor beers were like, in which case, I support the historical "way-back" reach.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
UncleKorm (1142) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - SEP 14, 2014
On tap, poured a clear deep yellow hue w/ a thin white head diminishing to a ring. Light bready aroma. Initial flavor is light sweet w/ a light bitter finish. Tastes are hay and sweet white bread. Light to medium bodied, lively carbonation and creamy mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (20464) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 14, 2013
Draft @ GABF 2013. Pours a golden color with a white head. Has a fruity malty grainy grassy hoppy aroma. Fruity malty grainy flavor. Has a fruity malty grainy grassy hoppy finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kermis (8083) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2013
Sample at GABF 2013. Pours clear pale golden with an off white head. Aroma of light malt and grain. Flavour is light sweet and bitter. Light bodied with light to moderate carbonation.

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