RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
This beer is an ancient German recipe that traces its origin to Leipzig, the capital of the German State of Saxony. It is a partial sour wheat beer brewed with coriander and Salt.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (24012) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAY 19, 2013
Draft at the source. Murky yellow color, small white head, solid lacing. Aroma of black pepper and lemon bubblegum, very nice. Taste is also peppery bubblegum.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (16248) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 8, 2011
Bottle at RBSG. Pours cloudy gold. White head. Nose/taste of orange, wheat, light tartness and spice. A bit salty. Medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (12410) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2011
on tap-pours a white ring for a head and hazy/pale yellow color. Aroma is light malt/wheat, slight lemon. Taste is slightly tart lemon, salt, light malt/wheat, some spice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
daknole (11041) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUN 18, 2011
Cloudy gold pour. Wheat aroma, tart, lemons, light saline. Flavor is such a cool mix of saltiness, wheat, lemons. Love it!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (11032) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUN 28, 2011
Growler Cloudy peach-colored ale with a mid-sized, fluffy, white head that diminishes to a small, creamy, stubborn, white cap. The aroma is a marriage of CornNuts and spice-rack coriander. Light-bodied and mildly creamy with lively carbonation. Perfectly balanced flavor. Nice saltiness without being overbearing, but enough to make you say: hey, this is a gose! Just the right amount of pleasant bitterness. Finishes crisp with faint bitterness and a slight trace of salt. Growler courtesy of jcwattsrugger. Thanks, John!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
adnielsen (10594) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 1, 2011
Gabf. Moderately hazy, light yellow appearance with a pearl white head. Slightly spicy, yeasty, wheat malty aroma. Moderately spicy, yeasty, quite salty, wheat malty flavor. Interesting but I have a bit of a hard time dealing with the salt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexsdad06 (10098) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 16, 2013
22 oz bottle shared by Cam (notes 2011). Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. The aroma and flavor have some sweet malts, pale malts, light citrus, herbal, grass, the salt character is not as strong as other examples of the style. Pretty good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MartinT (9765) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 10, 2012
My Bottom Line:
This lean and subtle Gose profits from its delicate tartness and spiciness to build a quenching experience.

Further Personal Perceptions:
-A ring of foam circles the veiled pale blond.
-Salt is mostly perceived in the nose.
-This feels even lighter than it is.
-Coriander is well levelled with the rest of the flavor profile.
-I would have liked a softer mouthfeel. Carbonation was prickly and made up of tons of minute bubbles. Poor head retention too


   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (9576) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - OCT 20, 2011
Poured hazy yellow with white head, aroma brought notes of slight fruit, honey, some spice, funky barnyard, touch of salt, hints of lactic tartness as well in there. Taste was fairly nice, notes of some fruity wheat, honey and biscuit notes, some slight funk and lactic notes going well with the hint of salt that you found. Wish the salt was a bit more pronounced, but a fairly well done brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (9033) - La Mesa, California, USA - JUN 11, 2011
Bottle at RBSG Grand Tasting. Pours hazy gold with a white head. Wheaty and citric aroma with hops and a hint of tartness. The flavor has wheat, citrus, pale malty notes, and some light hops. Awesome easy drinking stuff.

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