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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our flagship brand; this medium bodied amber ale starts with a rich malt flourish that’s kept in perfect balance by a smooth hop finish. This MKE original is similar to a German style alt beer.

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2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Fredis23 (564) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Hazy Brown, Huge Soapy Foam Head that Lasts and Leaves Lots Of Thick Lacing. Not Sure why but half of bottle gushes out once you pop a cap open. Has tiny Little Floaters. Faint Malt and Earthy Aroma. Taste About The same: Slightly Sweet Malt, A Little Earthy. Not Too Special Easy Drinker. No Dates, So No Way to Tell How Much Past Its Prime. Wish I Knew Of This Place While I Lived In Milwaukee. Passed it Many Times Without Knowing It is There. Gonna Have to Stop For A Tour Next Time I’m In Town. OK Session Beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bacterial (2954) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Can at Bug Club. Sorry, first rule of Bug Club is that you do not talk about Bug Club. Malty nose and malty taste. Slightly bitter finish, but mostly a malt bomb. Some diacetyl butter too, which goes ok with the malt.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
johnnymusky (983) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 18, 2014
Pretty smooth tasting beer...nice malt and caramel flavors...went down very fast.........

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2014
Flaske, 355 ml, hjembragt fra Wisconsin af min kone. Helt klar og ravfarvet med et lille off-white skum. Meget maltet. Kiks. Metal. Kobber? Lidt flad og kedelig. Ikke meget humle til at balancere al den malt.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BierMeHoos (587) - Maryland, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle. It's ok, not great. Pours cloudy brown. Some weird fruit aroma. Not a big fan but I'm sure others might.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GJF (1520) - Mount Vernon, Iowa, USA - JUL 16, 2014
On tap at the Milwaukee Ale House. Clean amber pour. Clean flavors. Malty with a creamy body. Nice.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Draft. From notes. Caramel, metallic and some light grains. Very plain. Meh.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (2763) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 5, 2014
Pours a nice amber color with off-white head. Caramel malt, roasted malt, and some pine notes on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with nice caramel malt note.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ericular (995) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Not much to speak of here. Hints of this, light amounts of that. Where’s the flavor? Session ale is one thing, but let’s not lose the flavor. Dangerously close to macro water beer territory.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
TheHOFF43 (2049) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Can. Pours amber with dumb head. Taste is stale metal. Aroma sucks. This beer isnt good.


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