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RATINGS: 75   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A Gold medal winner in the 2002 North American Brewers' Association competition, this richly gold-colored lager beer has a crisp hop note. It maintains its zest and balance of hops and malt from start to finish. It is a cold lagered and naturally carbonatedall-malt beer. It is very versatile beer that can be enjoyed alone or with nearly any type of food.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rocbyter (2097) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - JUN 1, 2011
Light grain aroma. Clear golden color with a small white head. Moderate sweet fruity and bitter beginning. Fades lightly in the finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tstamba (775) - Maryland, USA - JAN 13, 2016
Taster in Sedona. Pale yellow, mild hop and malt flavors. What Budweiser wishes it was... Nice for the style...

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
eaglefan538 (3034) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - JUN 6, 2006
Had this two times and it sure isnt a Pilsner, despite their website description. The brewpub/grill listed it as a Munich style Helles lager. This one certainly doesnt kill you with grassy hops! Standard golden color with a nice initial white head, that dissipated gradually, but provided solid lacing. The aroma was malty rich and the hops undetected. The flavor was sweet (maybe a bit too much) and malty grainy (some light honey flavors). Fairly heavy mouthfeel, sticky sweet. (Resampled on 5/2/06.)

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (41884) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 17, 2008
12 fl oz bottle. Pours slight cloudy orange with a fully diminished white head. Light yeasty and malt aroma. Flavour is mild fruity and with a mild malt base. Light fruity hops note into the finish. Mild delicate finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SuperDave (1932) - Beautiful Sunny Mesa, Arizona, USA - APR 22, 2008
Pours a slightly cloudy gold color with a thin fizzy head. Sweet maly aroma with some yeast and light fruit. Nice flavor, sweet malt and caramel with some grain and hops. Not a bad lager.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sparky (2244) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JAN 15, 2009
Bottle. Pours a medium gold with a one finger white head that fades into a persistent soap scum topper. Nose is sweet malt and lager hops. Taste is light corn syrup, honey and grassy hops. Medium mouth feel. Not too bad. Glad to see this brewery bottling more of their line-up.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Django (16) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 2, 2009
Bouteille brune 12 noces achete Phnix. Liquide blond clair translucide. Nez malt avec une odeur vgtale ou pice (jus de tomate?). Peut-tre un houblon amricain. En bouche, idem au nez. Un peu diffrent pour une lager, mais pas mauvais. Peu de mousse et corps moyen. Pour ouvrir lapptit.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Avengedpoet (329) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - JUN 23, 2009
On tap at the brew pub in Tlaqapaque. Pours a golden Pils color with decent head. Nuttiness and Pils malt dominate the aroma. Taste has a nice lightly toasted nut character. Light, refreshing, and well-crafted for the style.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (12295) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 7, 2011
Forty Niner Gold Lageron tap-pours a white head that laces and yellow color. Aroma is sweet grain. Taste is sweet grain, hint of spice hops.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jow (3648) - New York, USA - OCT 2, 2012
Tap as part of seven dwarves flight. Pours golden with fluffy white head. Not much aromas to speak of. Tastes of hay, regular grass, citrus, vanilla, and hops. Pretty boring gold lager billed as 49er on menu fyi


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