Brewed by Yukon Brewing Company
Style: Pale Lager
Whitehorse, Canada


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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 2.79/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Crisp and clean, pure and natural, Chilkoot Lager is everything you want in a lager. Light and effervescent, without that nasty chemical tang, Chilkoot Lager goes down smooth and easy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
grimreeser (797) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 4, 2006
Pours clear light golden color. Nice hoppy fruity aroma. Decent flavor, nice palate. Very good lager, donít know why itís rated so low so far.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeefNBeer (6) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 11, 2006 does not count
This beer is okay too! Very Light. Golden yelllow, lots of carbonation. The other beers from this company are more craft style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TipsyMcStager (1139) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 8, 2006
unusual aroma - tangerine, licorice and some malt. Pours a slightly cloudy yellow-orange, minimal head and carbonation. Body is light. Slight acid profile makes it mildly refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
presario (4608) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 14, 2005
A contract brew for Madd Hatters in Grande Prairie. Pootz entered it as a Bohemian Pilsener but it seems more like a generic american wheat. Trace of lemon and some biscuit flavour. Sour zesty aroma.
Earlier Rating: 10/25/2003 Total Score: 1.3
Almost clear. LIght ginger ale-like colour. Large quickly disapearing head. Almost odourless. Almost tasteless, a little sweetness but not much else. Disapointing from Chilkoot. Guess even the Yukon needs thier own version of a macro. Does go down smooth and easy but thoughts about yellow snow make want a porter next!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pootzboy (1586) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 8, 2005
Found this in the cooler at the Kensington wine Market in Calgary...no mention of it on Yukonís web site though..it may be a contract brew?? Pours pale gold with a slightly hazey look and a small white rocky cap. Nose is interesting...fruity (like cider) and malty. smooth, fruity and slightly sweet malty, attenuated hops..with the biscuit malt pounding through in the finish and leaving a malty after taste...this is almost a copy of F&Mís retooled Stone Hammer pils....but slightly sweeter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
tiggmtl (4548) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 10, 2004
Mildly buttery with clean floral hops in the nose. Dark gold with white head that recedes to thin cover and ring. Sweet sugary malt. Thin body. Watery. Bottle (sampled at Mondial 2004).

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
CapFlu (4493) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 8, 2004
(Bottle) Mondial de la BiŤre 2004. No bubbles? Its the small things I look forward to in a beer - what a stunning disappointment off the bat. Gold with a thin, white head. Nose is lactic. Milky and boring.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Radek Kliber (6386) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - JUN 7, 2004
Gold pale , medium head . Sweet malt , brown crust of rye bread . Watery finish , bland . Weak execution.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jercraigs (7699) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 6, 2004
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2005 Oct 2005 Can. Very pale yellow with a decent fluffy white head. Sweet mildly fruity aroma. Fairly clean, touch of fruit - citrus??? Mild restrained malt. Average palate. Surprisingly quaffable and pleasant. 5/3/5/3/12 <P> Mondiale June 2004 Bottle. Pale golden yellow. Funky aroma, bland slightly fruity emptiness. To be fair, I didnít spend much time with this one, but at the time I didnít think it merited it. Not unpleasant but dull. Mondiale 3T (Tiggmtl). 5/3/4/3/10

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeMcPhee (8357) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 25, 2004
Slightly hazy, pale golden colour with a creamy white head. Spicy and fruity aroma with strawberry and cherry being the most obvious. Good malt profile and fruity tasting. Medium bodied with a finish that is very crisp and clean. A big surprise since it claims to be competing with macro stuff, but it is clearly superior.

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