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RATINGS: 81   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer was formerly known as "Cismontane California Common Pilot #1"

The California Common almost disappeared after prohibition as did the term Cismontane. Our interpretation of this style is a golden warm fermented lager with sufficient hop aroma. As a brewer and citizen of Cismontane California it is our obligation to produce a fine California Common.


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3.1
JDBaker11058 (2351) - Maryland, USA - OCT 15, 2017
Grass, corn, wet granite. Medium light palate. Feltlike a hybrid pale lager/Cali common. Not bad. Can from Total Wine in McLean, Virginia.

3.1
WingmanWillis (418) - Surrey, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2017
Can at home from Freshfields in Croydon. Pours hazy gold with a white head. Aroma is grass, malt, peach and a little Sour note. Taste is butterscotch, toffee, malt and a little grass. Not too bad.

2.1
dwyerpg (6410) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - DEC 30, 2016
Looks nice, smell is nothing. This has a sour note to it, as if it’s souring as it gets past the fresh phase. Might have to pour this out.

2.7
imdownthepub (15330) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 3, 2016
Keg at The Pint Shop, Oxford. Hazy gold with white head. There was a slightly harsh, metallic bitterness from the start of this, tinny and relatively thin. Not really for me.

2.4
BlackHaddock (7674) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2016
On 23rd May 2016 I visited the Rancho Santa Margarita home of Cismontane Brewing and had a very pleasant flight of six beers, this beer being one of them. Misty old gold with a wispy white head. Halfway between a flavourless lager and a flavourless ale. I might be being unfair because of the five heavy hitters it sat with on my flight, but it just seemed bland and boring to me. Scored objectively.

3.2
jtclockwork (17264) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 26, 2016
Bottle - pours orange white head head - nose/taste of steamed malt, citrus, baked bread, orange peel - medium body.

2.8
thegreenrooster (4558) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - MAY 14, 2016
Pour is a cloudy copper with a small white head. Aroma is a decent bready malt with some notes of caramel. Flavor is a thin malt with a little vegetal which is not horrible just kind of odd. Finish is super dry with a clean almost non-existent remnant of anything left behind after the swallow. This was fine, nothing off about the beer it was just a little thin all around.

3.1
SlimHabib (484) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle pour. Cloudy orange with a white head. Aroma is bread and grass. Medium body. Sweet taste with a hint of bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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