RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Brewed in honor of Kurt Vonnegut. This Vienna-Style lager is brewed with Ethiopian Anyetsu coffee from local roasters Novo Coffee. The malty, sweet, copper-colored brew showcases the balance and nuance of coffee flavor in a clean and drinkable lager at 5.8% abv and 18 IBU.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
notalush (5837) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Can - shouldn’t this be listed as a Vienna? - anyway - pours a cloudy copper - very spare lacing - doesn’t look that great - nose of nutty and toasty maltiness, some sweet and fruity coffee bean, light caramel - taste is medium bitter, with some sweet, toasted bread maltiness - the coffee is integrated decently into all of this, but there are also some notes of butter and some vegetal notes, as well - eh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ajnepple (6166) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 8, 2014
12 oz can from Bergen Park Liquors. Copper appearance with a white head. Malty, smooth, semi-sweet and creamy with light fruity notes. The coffee aspect is pretty minimal. Pretty clean and easy to drink. It was just OK, overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (9574) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Pour on tap, slightly hazy orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of caramel, toffee, hints of earth, slight buttery bread, some coffee in there as well. Taste is a mix of coffee, buttery bread, caramel, toffee, slight earthy, spicy note, finishing fairly sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beaver (1764) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 28, 2014
12 oz can. Pours clear copper orange with a big bubbly white head that goes to a thin film and leaves a little lacing.

The aroma is sweet biscuity caramel and toffee malts with some chocolate and coffee. Smells like dessert.

The flavor is nutty biscuit malts with some sweet roast coffee. The mouthfeel is medium to full bodied with low carbonation.

Overall, a nice coffee beer. The sweet coffee goes well with the nutty caramel malts. Reminds me of NBB Giddy Up.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
onceblind (8934) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 6, 2013
Clear pale copper with a small foamy white head. Nose of sweet clove and a light cappuccino tone with a slight tone of cinnamon. Flavor is nice and sweet an earthy with a nice combination of lightly brewed coffee and biscuity caramel. Very unique and quaffable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2009
From the Jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 11/10/2007 Large white head. Hop aroma. Golden coloured and slightly hazy in appearance. Sour fruit flavour. Some bitterness and dryness in a lasting malt finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
waolsen (1376) - Littleton, Colorado, USA - DEC 23, 2007
tap brewery. Actually named Kurts Mile High Malt. light copper pour with lacing. funky malt aroma. taste much the same. meaty and mild smoke, mild malts. balance is good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - OCT 26, 2007
On tap at the brewpub on 10/15/07: Pours a clear orange bronze with a thin, wispy-lacing white head. Aroma of grainy pale maltiness with a mild sweetness and some earthy hops. Body starts with a mild malty sweetness and some graininess and earthy bittering hops. Finishes slightly roasty, drier and bittersweet. An interesting brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10882) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
Name: Kurt’s Mile High Malt
Date: 10/15/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

cloudy orange, fine cream head, drippy lace, light malt aroma, sweet malt flavor, nice sweet orange fruity character, hint of spicyness, light earthy hops for balace,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - OCT 15, 2007
Tap @ Wynkoop. Hazy deep golden color with a small lacy off-white head. Caramel and bready malt aroma with some earthy notes. Hint of coffee underneath. Malty caramel with a mild coffee finish. Some hops mix in as well. That’s a good thing because it would seem odd with more. Light to medium body.

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