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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 2.87/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85/5   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Brewed and bottled at the Beermanns Beerworks Brewery by Waimea employees.

Luau Lager embodies the spirit of Aloha. With a smooth, fresh flavor that is crisp on the palate, this light bodied lager has a rich golden hue, and is delicately hopped with an assortment of the freshest hops available. Your beer from Waimea Brewing Company will truly be your "Last Beer Before Tomorrow".

Alcohol: 5.3% by Volume Hops: 20 IBU Original Gravity: 13.0 Plato

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jetzler (622) - oklahoma city, Oklahoma, USA - SEP 4, 2006
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2006 Bottle 44F Lager Glass. Nice light malt notes, good light hop notes, a bit of citrus and a touch of breadiness. Slighty hazy golden color with a decent white head, Nice very pleasant taste more hops than I had expected, much better flavor than I would have expected as well, If I lived in Hawaii I would definately drink this beer more often, quite a pleasant suprise.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aubrey (3516) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - AUG 29, 2006
UPDATED: OCT 8, 2006 Light golden with a slight haze. Decent head. Mango-ish nose. Crisp yet chewy texture; a little sticky in the finish. Bready, with sweet grains and some big honey-like flavors in the background. Hops are mild, but noticeable (light grass and faint flowers). Only a mild bitterness in the aftertaste. Overall, not too bad, other than being a little boring, but at least it didnt have many off-flavors to complain about. Perhaps a bit too sweet for me, though. Speaking of which, what is it with so many Hawaiin beers being so sweet?!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
crazyvin (2026) - New York, USA - AUG 26, 2006
poured a nice amber hue with almost no head. aroma was a mix of bread like notes and floral hops. Flavor was medium bodied malts and a really crisp drink.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
redave (166) - squaw valley, California, USA - AUG 22, 2006
Pours nice, light golden amber. Very little white head, little lacing, head dissolves to a thin film on top shortly. Smells sorta cidery with some malt. Later, some kinda woody smell. Taste..... sorta lemony sour, small bitterish aftertaste.. later... some woody after taste as well. Me thinks this needs some hops! Could be some oxidation, but not sure. NO date on the bottle, and this [in my opinion] is a case for some sort of dating process, as this might be somewhat old. Purchased recently from my local Bevmo, and i think its a newer product {?} My wife and friends describe it as "OK".

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
DragonStout (1410) - Pickerington, Ohio, USA - MAY 23, 2006
Pours a golden color with lots of bubbles.The carbonation stayed for the whole ride.Malty, hoppy and bitter.the bitter stayed from beginning to end.Sorry Hawaii stick to Pina Coladas.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
paintz55 (3) - USA - MAY 18, 2006 does not count
A bt weak in flavor, nothing notable in the nose. Overall a fair drinking beer. Ive heard this is brewed in Washington and/or CA. What gives?

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAY 4, 2006
Draught. Clear golden color with thin white head. Subtle biscuity nose. Didn;t notice any hop aroma. Flat cereal grain flavor. Too watery. Crisp, light finish. Slightly sweet. Ehh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cornfield (5570) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - APR 11, 2006
I sort of like this, a pleasant, medium-bodied golden lager with a a mildly sweet, toasted malt aroma complemented by a soft, grassy hopping. The taste reflects the nose, finishing on a light, sweet note. Very drinkable... but needs a heavier hand on the hops.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
elnadeau (786) - Laguna Niguel, California, USA - FEB 20, 2006
Tasted as part of a "outhouse" pilsener/lager tasting we had to clean out our fridges. This one stacked up just above the middle as far as I was concerned. I found it to be a decent lager with some hop presence.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dhlesq (233) - Thousand Oaks, California, USA - JAN 11, 2006
Aroma of toasted grain, with mild floral hops and some honey; quite pleasant actually. Appears a pale golden yellow with a moderate white head that dissipates quickly. Flavor is quite hoppy (perhaps Chinook), with underlying toasty notes and some sweetness at the finish. Palate is light and appropriate. Overall, this beer much better than I expected and equal to the sum of its parts.

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