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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Tröegs Bavarian Lager is an authentic German style lager, brewed with Munich malts, Hallertau Hops and fermented at cool temperatures followed by a full month of aging, or "lagering", to impart a range of complex maltiness and subtle aromas only found in traditional German lagers.

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3.8
warrior (213) - Mt. Wolf, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 14, 2004
Good spicey hop aroma with malt rounding it out. Poured with a full cream colored head that hung in for a while. Clear amber colored beer. Good hop flavor with a nice malt sweetness in the finsh. A very good bavarian style lager, I will be drinking more of these!

3.1
muzzlehatch (4959) - Beloit, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 25, 2004
12 oz bottle, courtesy of Tidiaguy. Deep golden color, foamy head. Nice malty/bready aroma. Sweet, very full-bodied for a lager, some smoky hints, light lemon zestiness near the end, aromatic piney hoppiness appears, a well-constructed if unspectacular lager.

3.8
beermatrix (1497) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - FEB 22, 2004
Color is a nice strong golding amber toned hue, thin off-white head appeared then fizzed out fast, leaves small spots of dripping lace. Smell is faint of crispy fresh toasty malts, somewhat breadish, with a hop note but quite soft on the nose. Taste is pretty light, fresh, crisp, toasty smooth and subtle malts that has a slight breadish quality with some nutty notions. Balanced well with a good mildly spiced hop twinge of bitterness that hits fast, lingers some then disappears pretty fast. Feel is medium to light bodied with a small amount of chalky and dull grainyness into the finish. Don't know what to think of this one other then I won't think about it. A slightly better then average Marzen.

3.9
rabuc (143) - carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 6, 2004
another very good troegs beer! poured a copper/gold color with nice white head. had a distinct lager smell and taste. i detected fruitiness and finished with a small dry bite. i like this beer alot.

3.1
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - DEC 18, 2003
Pours a clear copper with decent carbonation and a half inch off-white head. Bland stale malty lager aroma, but true to style. Body has some light dry caramel and peat malt character with a hint at fruit toward the bittering finish. Has good complexity for a lager, but could still use a little more balance.

1.4
SiddFinch (155) - Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 29, 2003
UPDATED: APR 24, 2004 This tastes like a candied lager. Sweeeeeet! Its like they threw some fruit cakes in during the fermentation. The first few sips are very good but it soon grows a bit overbearing, eventually turning into drainpour.

4.1
Slick (1969) - Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA - NOV 17, 2003
Nice medium dark amber almost copper color,small white head that left a bit of lace behind.Malty,toffee aroma,and fairly sweet.The taste is malty and toffeish with just a nice hint of hops,nicely sweet and all around very good.This is a wonderful brew,and well worth getting a few again if you can find it.Thanks go out to Britt(Urbnhautebourg)for this fine brew.

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MilkmanDan (1943) - Eagan, Minnesota, USA - NOV 2, 2003
Copper-gold, very long-lasting head for a lager. Nose is sweet, slightly hoppy. Initial flavor is tart and quite cidery. Quite sweet. Finishes slightly hoppy, nice bitterness. A very enjoyable lager.

3.6
beerluvindave (194) - Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 29, 2003
Good lager overall, dark color with a hint of smoke in the flavor. Sweetness almost seems artificial.

2.9
tidiaguy (168) - Hawley, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 24, 2003
Looks better than it tastes. I do enjoy the smoky finsh covering the malt sweetness. Not my favorite lager, but i would drink it again.


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