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Prairie Smoke - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Prairie Smoke
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 16
Avg: 3.78
pDev: 24.87%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 07-04-2013

Dandelion color, light smoke aroma, soft malt flavor, medium-light body.
Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 16
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Served in a stein at the Clybourn brewpub.

The pre-Gold Box Excursion rolls on to a Munich helles made with smoked malts. I'm GI's huckleberry here. It pours a clear pale brass topped by a half-finger of off-white foam. The nose comprises mild wheat, mild smoke, and light flowers. The taste brings in more of the same, with the smoke taking on a sweeter, hammier character, which melds well with the sweet biscuit-like nature of its surroundings. The body is a rather light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a wet feel. Overall, a pretty nice smoked helles, one that certainly doesn't overdo the smoke, something that allows for a high drinkability. And this is coming from an avowed smoke-fiend.

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Prairie Smoke from Goose Island Beer Co.
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.