RATINGS: 743   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Our original award-winning Saranac beer is brewed in the German Lager tradition using Noble hops. We balance the hop bitterness with caramel malt sweetness, creating what we like to call a “round” beer.

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Leighton (21513) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 27, 2009
Perhaps the most standard Saranac brew. A nice sipping lager to savor in the Central NY region. Pours a light amber tone with a medium head. Hoppy aroma and a flavor of malts and mild caramel. Pretty drinkable.

saxo (18945) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2006
Bottle. Medium head with ok duration. Color is amber. Aroma is mainly hops. Taste is hops with some bitterness in the end.

harrisoni (18823) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2009
Bottle from GBBF 09. Yes, not a bad little lager. It has the requisite hop bite, decent malt and nothing out of place. I thought this was pretty solid. Decent hop for the style. Would happily drink this again.

Oakes (17831) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 22, 2003
Bright copper colour. Aroma is toasty, caramelly, with a slight nuttiness. Slightly sweet accent, with caramel and light toast. Slightly oxidized astringency in the finish.

TBone (17699) - Pori, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2005
Bottled "Lager", alc. 5.5%
Copper brown, not much head. A bit sweet, rubbery malty nose. Medium-bodied malty, balanced. Sweetish, a bit hoppy aftertaste.

yngwie (17078) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 30, 2005
Bottled. Sweet malty aroma. Dark golden beer with small head. Flavor is sweet and malty with a medium body and a hop-bitter aftertaste. (051104)

jtclockwork (16701) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 14, 2010
Nice amber pour in the glass with good size white head. Nose and taste of lightly toasted malts and little bitter. Rated 10/18/2000

brokensail (16486) - Dublin, California, USA - JUL 15, 2013
Bottle from Shawn. Thanks! Light amber pour with a white head. Nose is rather seltzery. Some grain, grass, and toasted bread. Mild yeast, soap, and a hint of floral hops. The flavor is really just fizzy and abrasive. Seltzer water, grain, floral hops, and grass. Light toast, soap, bread, and yeast.

MiP (15920) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 10, 2010
Bottle as Adirondack Lager. Hazy golden/orange colour. Very big stable creamy tan head. The flavour is mildly malty with a slightly grainy, but OK flavour.

bhensonb (15355) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 4, 2011
Bottle from a mix box at the Roseville BevMo - labeled Adirondack Lager. Pours copper amber with a fizzy off-white head. Sort of a warm caramel aroma. Med body. Flavor is caramel with some light grassy hop. Smooth. Soothing even. Not exciting.

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