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Two Brothers Dog Days Dortmunder Style Lager

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RATINGS: 252   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Brewed in the style of Dortmund, Germany, this golden lager has a delicate caramel malt character, balanced by a light body and mild German noble hops, creating a crisp, refreshing finish.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
boozedude (1744) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - AUG 8, 2014
pours light yellow gold, from can into glass, malys, and some mild hopps, some caramel, not bad

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ARH (376) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 28, 2014
On tap, poured into a sampler glass. The aromas are light lemon and muffin notes. It pours a sparkling clear pale gold with a white soapy head reducing to a thick ring and leaving a light lace. It’s well balanced between medium light sweet and bitter. This lighter bodied beer has an active carbonation to go with it’s oily texture. It finishes dry and crisp with scones, grains, and resin. The aftertaste is also light with a resin and lemon peel character.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Trev (1929) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Gold pour, thin head Aroma is sweet malt, soft grassy hop. Flavour is medium sweet, grainy, low bitterness. In line with a dortmunder. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DenverLogan (796) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - JUL 1, 2014
From the can into a St Feuillien glass. Pours gold with head and lace. Aroma of light malts and floral hops. Medium carbonation and mouthfeel. Flavors of sweet malts, grassy and floral hops, honey, light grains, yeast, and breadiness. Overall a nice body and flavor...good representation of the style although a tad sweet.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (5362) - Ohio, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle at home from backlog notes 07. Pours a clear golden colors with a medium sized white head that didn’t last. The aroma and flavor have grainy and cereal malts, grass, mild spicy hops, light caramel, not very exciting.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PhillyCraft (3184) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Glass at barcade. Pours light golden with smaller head. Notes are malt, yeast and grains. A little too yeasty for it’s own good.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ryecatcher (770) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Can. Pours a clear, pale straw color. Thin white head, not much retention or lacing. Nose is light malt, grain, wet cardboard, faint noble hoppiness. Mouth is thin, grain and malt, lemongrass, metallic, hoppy bitterness. Better than Stella or Miller... but that’s not really hard to do. Mediocre at best.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
suprchunk (2173) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Orange tinted amber. Small off white head that disappears quickly. Yeasty aroma and taste. Some malt in there. Typical Helles taste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
574deadzone (1025) - North Central, Indiana, USA - MAY 5, 2014
From a yellow can. Pours a clear straw to pure golden with an eggshell head that settles to a film and leaves some soapy lace. Nose involves soft bread, honey, spicy noble hops, and some pleasant subtle rain forest. Fairly sweet and fairly bitter. Medium to light bodied, creamy, softer, with a doughy yeast and drying spicy hop bitter finish. Really enjoyable, well made brew. Imminently drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christpuncher (1110) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 3, 2014
One of the better lagers out there. Not overly bitter and really easy to drink. Had in a can at a roof top party ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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