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Trader Joe's Vienna Style Lager - Trader Joe's Brewing Company

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Trader Joe's Vienna Style LagerTrader Joe's Vienna Style Lager

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BA SCORE
79
okay

260 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 260
Reviews: 165
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 13.54%
Wants: 12
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Trader Joe's Brewing Company
California, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheLongBeachBum on 01-23-2005)
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Reviews by MattyG85:
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MattyG85

Minnesota

3.78/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Poured from 12 oz. bottle into Duvel tulip glass.

Appearance: Bright amber orange with lots of bubbles. Decent sized white head quickly fades into a patchy layer. Lacing is pretty light.

Smell: Very malty with caramel and toasted grains. Hints of honey and citrus hops.

Taste: Toasted caramel malts and biscuit are followed by hints of honey and citrus. Light hint of hops. Tastes a lot like a marzin.

Mouthfeel: Medium body and carbonation. Crisp and smooth.

Overall: A decent lager that tastes a lot like a marzin. Very malt forward but still good.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2011 06:07:50 | More by MattyG85
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KyleSweetsema

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +22.5%

07-26-2014 23:30:36 | More by KyleSweetsema
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4/5  rDev +15.3%

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2.5/5  rDev -28%

06-30-2014 04:26:39 | More by kfirestone
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California

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

06-09-2014 01:27:40 | More by KevMo84
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RonaldTheriot

Louisiana

3.39/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Joseph Brau Vienna Style Lager has a thin-to-medium, off-white head, a clear, bubbly, amber appearance, and very little lacing left behind. The aroma is of sweet, brown bread crust, and a light molasses. Taste is of those elements, with caramel malt, and light hop bitterness. Mouthfeel is light to medium and prickly, and Joseph Brau Vienna Style Lager finishes crisp and refreshing.

RJT

Serving type: bottle

06-01-2014 23:34:56 | More by RonaldTheriot
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Texas

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

05-31-2014 05:07:09 | More by JohnBender
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FlyingKneeStrike

California

2.89/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Got this as part of a Josephsbrau 12 beer variety pack for 9.99. Pours a dark amber color with an attractive head. Taste is mostly hops, pretty expected taste of this style of beer. Definitely better than some other red ale/amber lager style beers that I've tried.

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2014 22:14:38 | More by FlyingKneeStrike
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gshak

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +22.5%

05-08-2014 22:16:50 | More by gshak
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Illinois

3/5  rDev -13.5%

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New Mexico

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

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Massachusetts

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AlCaponeJunior

Texas

4.01/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Orange and clear, rising bubbles, very nice head and some decent lace.

Aroma is this brew's strongest point, fruity and malty, with a fresh spring day tossed in for good measure.

Flavor is somewhat octoberfest-ish, but more toasty, with bready and caramel malt flavors, enough bitterness to balance with just a touch of floral hoppiness.

Body is medium and kind of more chewy than expected, but that's not a bad thing in this case. Drinkability is high, I'm trying to savor it, but the beer could easily go down real quick.

Overall the beer is very tasty, and I can see myself picking up a sixer of this next time I'm at trader joe's. Very good job on this one.

Serving type: bottle

03-14-2014 14:37:45 | More by AlCaponeJunior
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Washington

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Trader Joe's Vienna Style Lager from Trader Joe's Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 260 ratings.