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Summertime - Goose Island Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
79
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1,148 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 1,148
Reviews: 479
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 13.51%
Wants: 20
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Sunshine color, grass aroma, bread and lemon flavor, light body.

(Beer added by: Quaffer on 08-08-2001)
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cypressbob

United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)

3.68/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

355ml bottle served chilled in a Sierra Nevada shaker pint

Pours with lemony yellow body, little bit of chill haze noticeable. Centimetre high white bubbly head forms, settling down to a few millimetres of whispy white. Small bubbles of lacing up and down the glass

Smell, musty malt, a few sticky euro hops, fresh grass. The yeast aroma is similar to alot of german lagers actually, dry and spicy

Taste, initially crisp biting chewy malt, some slight hop bitterness, slighly musty once again with a dry almost barnyard character on the finish. Fresh grain and malt, some sweetness and spicy citrus.

A solid kolsch, probably perfect for a hot summer's day. Sadly its 12°C here in Belfast, cloudy and dull however that said its still pretty tasty and very refreshing

Serving type: bottle

07-11-2007 13:56:48 | More by cypressbob
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Summertime from Goose Island Beer Co.
79 out of 100 based on 1,148 ratings.