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Nomad - Great Divide Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
82
good

443 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 443
Reviews: 145
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 11.88%
Wants: 16
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Domingo on 12-30-2011)
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Photo of jrfehon33
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

jrfehon33, Jul 04, 2012
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4/5  rDev +10.5%

LightnerLiquorKS, Oct 25, 2013
Photo of aorloski
3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

aorloski, Aug 27, 2013
Photo of appetiteforparis
3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

appetiteforparis, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of Artjsantos
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Artjsantos, Jul 18, 2014
Photo of WYVYRN527
3.75/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12-ounce bottle poured into a pilsener glass.

A: Pale gold hue with a fast-settling white head. Very fine lacing clings to the glass, and carbonation is very subtle.

S: Cracker and honey-like malt character is present, while floral, grassy hop aromas seem to dominate.

T: Much like the aroma. Hops seem a bit more dominant than malt in this one. Floral, with hints of citrus and grassy notes, followed by a biscuity, grainy malt profile. Finish is floral and quite dry.

Notes: Moderate in body, with a very clean mouthfeel. I was surprised by the massive hop bill in this one. It's a good beer, however, It reminds me more of a German pilsener than Czech. Nonetheless, very drinkable, although there are better options out there.

WYVYRN527, Jan 12, 2012
Photo of dedrinker
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pale, slightly hazy golden color with a sorry macro-lager white head.

Aromas of minty saaz hops and white bread. Pretty close (but no cigar) to a good Bohemian Pilsener.

Light breaded with more minty Elmer's paste saaz hop flavor. This is where it starts to taste a lot like the other American craft attempts at German/ Czech lagers where there is a lack of pure, clean bready malt character and body ,and the hops come a little too close up front.

Fairly balanced finish with a little hop bitterness.

I can buy the real thing for less though, so I won't bother with this one again.

dedrinker, Feb 26, 2012
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4/5  rDev +10.5%

jharris0624, Sep 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

OgreSanchez, Feb 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Ispeakforthetrees, Jan 18, 2013
Photo of BeerDawgs
3.94/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A - Bright yellow, with tons of head and sticky lace left all over the glass. Impressive for a pilsner!!

S - Malty, wheat, grass, herbal,etc. Smells like a damn good pilsner.

T - All the characteristics of the nose. No trace of alcohol, malty, wheat, doughy. A tasty Pilsner.

M - Well carbonated, smooth. Oily and slick.

O - A very good pilsner, one of the better light pilsners I have come across. Probably great on a hot summer day.

BeerDawgs, Jul 19, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

Travisnin, Jan 22, 2012
Photo of DavidST
3.53/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass, this was bottled in January. This pours s clear straw color with s large white head. The smells are of grass hops, bread hops. The feel is medium. The taste is okay, a little earthy hop bite and clean malts to wash it down.

DavidST, Jul 16, 2012
Photo of Beestin
3.2/5  rDev -11.6%

Beestin, Oct 05, 2014
Photo of delta490
3.95/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- A slightly hazy straw, with visible carbonation. A thick creamy head is short-lived, but leaves big lacing.

S- Big yeasty/bready sweetness

T- biscuity sweet up front with some nice bitter hops flavor on the finish.

M- A little thinner, but satisfying. Nice and smooth.

O- a really tasty pilsner

delta490, Oct 12, 2013
Photo of Bosoxfan20
3.58/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

A- Clear golden with a trace of a white head. Sticky lacing.

S- Nice fruity aroma. Lemon and herbal notes. Not overly grainy like some of this style can be.

T- Fruit and spice. Not huge flavors, but enough to set it apart from the standard pils. Earthy hops give a touch of bitterness in the finish.

M- Clean and refreshing. Light to mid body. Moderate carbonation. Dry finish

O- Nothing spectacular, but a nice pilsner that works really well in the spring. Enjoyable. I really liked the spiciness to it

Bosoxfan20, May 12, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Bear1964, Sep 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

HumphreyLee, May 06, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

ruckus232, Feb 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

DrinkingDrake, Jan 20, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

hellhammermario, Jun 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +17.4%

JLapadura, Dec 06, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

CreekyJarls, Aug 24, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

sammo, Jun 29, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Envelopes, May 21, 2013
Nomad from Great Divide Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 443 ratings.