1. Extreme Beer Fest tickets go on sale Sat, Sep 27 @ Noon EDT.
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Buckeye Beer - Maumee Bay Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Buckeye BeerBuckeye Beer

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
73
okay

77 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 77
Reviews: 39
rAvg: 3.08
pDev: 19.16%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Maumee Bay Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: AtLagerHeads on 10-01-2003)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 77 | Reviews: 39 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of CycleHops
1/5  rDev -67.5%

CycleHops, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of tommy5
3.5/5  rDev +13.6%

tommy5, Aug 09, 2014
Photo of Farky87
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Farky87, Jul 06, 2014
Photo of Storm21
3.75/5  rDev +21.8%

Storm21, Jun 01, 2014
Photo of WesM63
2.75/5  rDev -10.7%

WesM63, Apr 05, 2014
Photo of Miles228
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Miles228, Feb 23, 2014
Photo of AHeaston8
2.75/5  rDev -10.7%

AHeaston8, Jan 28, 2014
Photo of DrBirdman1995
2.5/5  rDev -18.8%

DrBirdman1995, Dec 23, 2013
Photo of Chris_Panos
3.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Chris_Panos, Dec 12, 2013
Photo of jmw4437
3.5/5  rDev +13.6%

jmw4437, Nov 27, 2013
Photo of HopHead_09
2.75/5  rDev -10.7%

HopHead_09, Nov 12, 2013
Photo of WolfAlynn
2.5/5  rDev -18.8%

WolfAlynn, Oct 16, 2013
Photo of Amberluvsbeer
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Amberluvsbeer, Oct 01, 2013
Photo of bamadog
4/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to my friend Malice for bringing me down a sixer of this from Toledo. You know what? It's not bad at all -- nothing special, but definitely worth picking up and drinking. Review is from notes taken on 9/26/2013 and poured from the bottle to a pint glass.

Appearance: Pale yellow, straw color on the pour; yields a one finger, white head that looks like a fluffy merengue at first; head fades to a complete, but pretty uneven skim; great clarity and plenty of carbonation. As far as pilseners go, it looks pretty much just like it should.

Smell: Grainy, slight lemony zest; presence of a saccharine sweetness. Solid.

Taste: Sweetness is up front, has a bit of a sweet, bread flavor -- like some kind of a bread pudding almost (but not quite that sweet). Grainy, but not really toasty; no real sense of any bitterness at all.

Mouthfeel: Light, crisp, plenty of carbonation keeping it lively and the body, while light avoids being watery.

Overall: Nothing special, but I think it deserves a little better of a rating than it has at time of this review. It's solid for the style and I would be happy to get a case of it if I come across it. A nice summer beer for sure, but I'm enjoying it well into the fall.

bamadog, Sep 27, 2013
Photo of JoshuaWagy
2.75/5  rDev -10.7%

JoshuaWagy, Aug 20, 2013
Photo of chinchill
3.09/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

on tap at Maumee Bay brewpub in Toledo.
This light golden pilsner looks as it should and has no major flaws. However, I found it a bit under-hopped and a tad sweet. This had more effect on the aroma, which reflected way more malt than hops. The particular mix(?) of hops (Noble?) seems appropriate.

Medium-light body with medium carbonation.

chinchill, Aug 06, 2013
Photo of Cynic-ale
3.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Cynic-ale, Jul 30, 2013
Photo of prdrums77
3/5  rDev -2.6%

prdrums77, Jul 27, 2013
Photo of Andrew526
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Andrew526, Jul 23, 2013
Photo of apasternak
1.25/5  rDev -59.4%

apasternak, Jul 12, 2013
Photo of klingenator
3.75/5  rDev +21.8%

klingenator, May 22, 2013
Photo of meetyouoverboard
2.75/5  rDev -10.7%

meetyouoverboard, May 14, 2013
Photo of Bill235
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Bill235, May 09, 2013
Photo of Dinkel
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Dinkel, Feb 07, 2013
Photo of Blueribbon666
3/5  rDev -2.6%

Blueribbon666, Jan 22, 2013
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Buckeye Beer from Maumee Bay Brewing Company
73 out of 100 based on 77 ratings.