RATINGS: 737   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Style: Über Pils ABV: 7% IBUs: 35 Availability: Year-round Hops: Warrior, Palisade, French Strisselspalt, Saaz, Simcoe, Cascade Malts: 2-row, Munich, Caramalt Arguably our most well-balanced beer, Small Craft Warning seems at once hop-forward and malt-forward; our brewers debate over which flavor force prevails in the beer. Small Craft exemplifies a robust pilsner—it’s crisp, well-carbonated, and slightly sweet. The beer is characterized by a firm malt backbone and a pronounced hop character. A fine aroma, from an array of hops, completes this quaffable beer.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FistFullOfCats (163) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - SEP 27, 2007
Bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy gold with basically no head. Aroma not super strong (though I’m suffering from a bit of congestion), but the lime and orange is noticeable, not grapefruit like most hoppy beers. Again, the flavor is citrus with out resorting to the grapefruit and peel flavor of strong pils or IPA’s. Has just a bit of that lemon peel bite on the back end, ending with the slightest hint of Brazil nut. I’m really not getting the malt that other reviews report for whatever reason. Surprisingly heavy feel for a pils or a lager, wading into brown ale territory. I’m not a huge fans of pilsner style beers, but this has enough stuff going on to make it interesting. Yea, this is good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NordicV (2287) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - DEC 27, 2016
Gyllengul öl med ett lätt vitt skum, som försvinner ganska snabbt. Doft och smak är maltig med fruktighet och inslag av karamell. Balanserad humlebeska.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JonMichel (1) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 19, 2016 does not count
clean aroma nice orangish appearance golden, orange, white foam, clear, medium sweetness for a strong lager, well hopped crisp, good mouthfeel, clean fiuish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ilovedarkbeer (2734) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - MAR 21, 2016
On tap. Pours a clear golden color with a small soapy white head. Mouthfeel is thin and comes across watery despite the carbonation. Hops are muted and somehwhat off balance. This one didn’t agree with me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (4175) - Xalapa, MEXICO - FEB 20, 2016
Getting more and more interesting. It was very nice and soft to drink. Not so cold and very nice shape.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jow (3855) - New York, USA - DEC 1, 2015
Muddy orange. Nose is biscuits and some fruit. Tastes of overripe oranges, bready, biscuits, crackers, some hay, and nutty kind of. Chewy mouthfeel. Slightly hot.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AUTappy (5) - Auburn, Alabama, USA - NOV 5, 2015 does not count
From tap pour. Small head. Cloudy, opaque gold appearance. Very hoppy for a Pilsner. Fantastic clean but biting taste. Claimed IBU of 35 on the beer menu at this bar seems low. I favor a high IBU beer and this seems to satisfy amazingly well. This is an awesome Pilsner for perhaps IPA fans.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarkoR (959) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2015
355 ml bottle. Pours a golden amber colour with a medium white head. Aroma is pine, malts, floral hops. Taste is similar, plus hibiscus. Decent beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
climberbob (455) - Virginia, USA - AUG 27, 2015
Bottle. Amber w thin head. Lovely floral aroma when first poured. Does not hang around long though. A touch bitter on the front then moving to a hint of tartness before mellowing to sweeter malt associated w the higher alcohol. Taste is floral malty w a hint of pine and softer lemony citrus notes at the end. Good beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cluniac (73) - - AUG 22, 2015
Decent malty ale. Palate is a bit dry and spicy, but flavor is nice and relatively full, several malty classic flavors.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dctellem1973 (10) - Dover, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 6, 2015
Definite summer beer. Fruity hoppy but balanced. Alcohol is very well hidden here. Nasty aftertaste. Feel like I ate an orange peel. Higher rating if the first half of this beer was as good as the second. Probably the alcohol talking there. Weak buzz after one of these.

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