Brewer to brewer, Kolsch is indistinguishable

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SHIG
beers 4964 º places 286 º 16:17 Sun 5/5/2013

Out of 16 I have had the top one is American and only 3 were scored above 3.0. They are similar to the rest of German beer, ordinary.

 
FrumptyDumpty
16:35 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by SHIG
Out of 16 I have had the top one is American and only 3 were scored above 3.0. They are similar to the rest of German beer, ordinary.


Says someone who must have zero understanding of german beer what so ever.

 
RABinCO
beers 1707 º places 103 º 16:51 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by FrumptyDumpty
Originally posted by SHIG
Out of 16 I have had the top one is American and only 3 were scored above 3.0. They are similar to the rest of German beer, ordinary.


Says someone who must have zero understanding of german beer what so ever.


Please only add substantive and/or positive replies.

 
JK
beers 6296 º places 420 º 17:19 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by FrumptyDumpty
Originally posted by SHIG
Out of 16 I have had the top one is American and only 3 were scored above 3.0. They are similar to the rest of German beer, ordinary.


Says someone who must have zero understanding of german beer what so ever.


Thats not the attitude, is it?

 
JK
beers 6296 º places 420 º 17:20 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by pinkie
Whoops. I meant JK should treat us to pics of all the pubs in germany. =)


I went to about 20 breweries. I will see what I can do for photos.

 
FrumptyDumpty
17:25 Sun 5/5/2013

If someone wants to say "all german beer is ordinary" then they just don’t know german beer. I don’t think there is anything wrong in me saying so.

 
JK
beers 6296 º places 420 º 17:31 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by FrumptyDumpty
If someone wants to say "all german beer is ordinary" then they just don’t know german beer. I don’t think there is anything wrong in me saying so.


You might have provided some substance, like explaining how I have it all wrong about Kolsch, or how German beer is not actually ordinary at all.

But rather than talk about beer, you just make a personal attack. That is what is wrong with it.

Cheers.

 
SHIG
beers 4964 º places 286 º 17:51 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by FrumptyDumpty
Originally posted by SHIG
Out of 16 I have had the top one is American and only 3 were scored above 3.0. They are similar to the rest of German beer, ordinary.


Says someone who must have zero understanding of german beer what so ever.


I actually think I have a great understanding of German beers, they like to stick to their tradition which I am fine with. However even the freshest of pils, weizen, alts, Kolsch, weisse, schwarzbier, or bock that I drank while living there for almost 8 yrs made me excited about their styles of beers. I will have to give them some credit for rauchbier not being ordinary, but I found it only enjoyable in small doses.

 
SHIG
beers 4964 º places 286 º 18:01 Sun 5/5/2013

Originally posted by JK
Originally posted by FrumptyDumpty
If someone wants to say "all german beer is ordinary" then they just don’t know german beer. I don’t think there is anything wrong in me saying so.


You might have provided some substance, like explaining how I have it all wrong about Kolsch, or how German beer is not actually ordinary at all.

But rather than talk about beer, you just make a personal attack. That is what is wrong with it.

Cheers.


Thanks for sticking up for me, last time I knew we were allowed to have personal opinions based on our experience and voice them freely here. Maybe I missed something in forum posting guidelines against this, if so I apologize…Shawn

 
blutt59
beers 6579 º places 179 º 18:25 Sun 5/5/2013