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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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1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Oakes (16466) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 20, 2002
I think this is what I had in England, simply labelled Stevens Point (judging by comments)...amber, caramel aroma, light body, sweet, bland.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bhensonb (14606) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 13, 2011
Bottle from Half Time. Pours gold with a creamy white head. Decent bready aroma. Little hop there. Crisp. Clean, tho finishing bready. Minimal hop. Not harmful. Not worth it.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tmoney99 (14000) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 22, 2007
Bottle from The Dock. Poured clear dark amber with an average frothy white head that diminished slowly with fair lacing. Good balanced aroma. Medium body. Well balanced flavor with a moderate bitter finish. Average brew.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
argo0 (13749) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 15, 2008
(12oz bottle) Small white head atop crystal clear straw body. Aroma is medium sweet, corn, some honey, light bread, spicy. Taste is medium sweet, corn, light bread, spicy, metallic. Watery light body, fairly drinkable.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (13171) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 30, 2008
12 ounce bottle from Beer Run in Charlottesville, VA. Pours a pale straw color with a medium head. Poor head retention and lacing. Very grassy aroma with some corny notes. Taste is bitter, with grain and corn notes. Medium bodied.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
bu11zeye (12908) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 17, 2012
(12oz bottle) Pours a clear pale yellow body with a small white head. Aroma of grain, earth, and light florals. Flavor of grain, light butter, and honey with a watery mouthfeel.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dogbrick (12342) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 23, 2008
Bottle from The Liquor Barrell in Benton, IL. The beer is a mostly clear yellow-gold color with a thin and rocky white head that dissipates quickly. Thin rings of lacing on the glass. Light grainy malt and hops in the nose. Light body with a smooth texture and a sweet malty character. Touches of grain, fruit and milld floral hops. The finish is short and sweet with a pale malt aftertaste. Below average overall.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
crossovert (12002) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2011
Whats the point? Corn flavor with a hint of mineral water. It is not a craft or premium beer.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
hopdog (11984) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 5, 2008
12oz bottle (with the 1800’s era label reproduction; boy am I lucky to score this one!). Poured a lighter yellow color with a smaller sized white head. Aromas and tastes of grains and some corn. Thin and watery.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
kp (10883) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 11, 2008
Date: 04/06/2008
Mode: Bottle
Source: Brewfest, Classic City

Appearance: clear yellow, fine white head, bits of lace,
Aroma: light sweet grain aroma with a hint of floral hops,
Flavor: sweet corn flavor, light hops for balance and bitterness, lasting light bitter finish,

Aroma: 3/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 3/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 4/20
Rating: 1.6/5.0
Drinkability: 4/10
Score: 4


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