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RATINGS: 288   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 140   ABV: 4.66%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Point Special is a well-balanced, full-bodied premium beer. This award-winning pilsner-style lager is highly praised for its pleasant hop aroma and smooth, hearty flavor.

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2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blipp (9007) - La Mesa, California, USA - OCT 22, 2012
Bottle. Pours gold with a white head. Grainy and relatively clean, with a light sweetness and very low hoppy bitterness. Not bad.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Robbievegas (230) - Las vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 9, 2012
I picked this up in the bottle from Total Wine in Henderson, NV. Not too much going on here, in a blind taste test I might think this was bud or miller. A decent American style pilsner/lager drink it when the mountains turn blue. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
esoxangler (100) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 26, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 25, 2012 bread like aroma, just a normal beer to me. Great alternative to pabst, high life and other plain, boring american lagers when you just want to buy a case

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Onenote81 (1002) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - SEP 13, 2012
12oz bottle poured into a small stemmed pilsner glass. Pours a honey-gold, with a big, frothy, white head on top. Great retention. Mild citrus, dry grains, smack of lemon the finish. Crisp, clean mouth feel wets the palate. Not too slick. Really fresh beer. I love the flavor on this one! Fresh crisp bitterness, lemon, lime rind, grassy notes - really a "green" beer. I like this one a lot. This is an adjunct? For reals? I thought this had a lot of pilsner character with the sharp pale citrus, hop presence, and crisp feel. If this is an adjunct, this is one of the best out there. I would stock and restock the fridge with this beer. Ill be getting this one again when Im back in WI.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
ads135 (4544) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - SEP 6, 2012
I dont think Ive ever seen such a disparity between a beers style and overall ratings. I suppose I see why considering the competition. For an easily drinkable American light lager, I would choose this over Bud and the like any day. That said, you can find better lagers with less stale bread aroma and a sharper and more interesting hop palate.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
dp (608) - uniontown, Ohio, USA - AUG 5, 2012
was not skunky trying to put an aroma to it, which tells me very plain, in bottle, nothing makes this stand out either good or bad, thin feel, light body, average carbonation, maybe the next one will improve

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
GnarlyGnome (852) - Fairfield, Ohio, USA - JUL 7, 2012
nothing "special" about this one. its not bad, but I wouldnt call it good either. Just a middle of the road, lager. Its beer, but its not wonderful.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ectuohy27 (1127) - ESTONIA - JUL 3, 2012
On tap at the Beetle Bar, Humboldt Park, Chicago. Slightly distinctive wrt mass-market PLs, more hop bitterness and a slightly smoother palate. Not worth seeking out

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
crajun (1225) - , Texas, USA - JUN 21, 2012
meh; slightly better than BMC but not worth it; pretty generic aroma; flavor was slightly tart; slight hop; I drank and slight amount and slightly poured the rest out..

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
frpilz (111) - Illinois, USA - JUN 9, 2012
Aroma of corn flakes and alphalfa. Light golden., very little head , lots of carbonation. Mouthfeel is light, sweet corn taste, and grain, like breakfest cereal. Did have a smooth aspect which makes it decent at least.


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