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Barking Squirrel Lager - Hop City Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
78
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417 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 417
Reviews: 107
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 15.74%
Wants: 6
Gots: 46 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hop City Brewing Co. visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Barking Squirrel is a 5% ABV amber lager with a distinct rich burnt orange colour and subtle noble hop aroma. Its medium body, pleasant hop bitterness and caramel malt sweetness makes it smooth and drinkable with a slight hop aftertaste.

24 IBU

(Beer added by: Viggo on 11-16-2009)
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pmverheij

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

07-11-2013 23:14:21 | More by pmverheij
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Tom_Servo

Saskatchewan (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +2%

07-09-2013 03:34:57 | More by Tom_Servo
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einman

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +2%

07-08-2013 01:27:28 | More by einman
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shand

Florida

3.53/5  rDev +2.9%

Barking Squirrel is a tasty lager that reminds me a bit of a slightly hopped up Vienna style. It tastes good and is very drinkable. Not the best thing on the planet by a long shot, but tasty enough when the urge for a more malt-forward lager strikes.

07-06-2013 23:46:57 | More by shand
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Gumbytracks

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +16.6%

07-06-2013 01:15:35 | More by Gumbytracks
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Chris_Mac

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

07-05-2013 19:36:29 | More by Chris_Mac
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billbeers

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -12.5%

07-03-2013 05:27:46 | More by billbeers
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Idrankthat

Saskatchewan (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +2%

07-02-2013 05:00:50 | More by Idrankthat
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JohneHoodlum

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2%

06-30-2013 21:00:38 | More by JohneHoodlum
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TerryW

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

A pleasant enough beer from right up the middle. Pours rusty clear under a moderate head that gives way to a ring, only some early spotty lace.

Malty sweet nose, some caramel. Same to taste, balanced off by a nice hop bitterness. Simple across the board, easy to drink. Nothing remarkable or untoward. Possibly just a tad too sweet to drink a ton of.

06-24-2013 00:01:08 | More by TerryW
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SpAiReArGsEonNE

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +2%

06-17-2013 16:45:17 | More by SpAiReArGsEonNE
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GreesyFizeek

New York

3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

06-17-2013 02:45:11 | More by GreesyFizeek
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TT--Cashout

Newfoundland (Canada)

3/5  rDev -12.5%

06-15-2013 16:53:12 | More by TT--Cashout
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Chaz

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +2%

06-14-2013 19:46:49 | More by Chaz
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imperialking

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

06-14-2013 18:09:16 | More by imperialking
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gleemonger

California

3.5/5  rDev +2%

06-12-2013 23:08:41 | More by gleemonger
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scottbrew4u

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -12.5%

06-12-2013 00:50:40 | More by scottbrew4u
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ebenicr

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +2%

06-08-2013 04:51:13 | More by ebenicr
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teraflx

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev +2%

06-05-2013 16:51:54 | More by teraflx
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Chieftog

Nevada

3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

06-05-2013 04:26:37 | More by Chieftog
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Stinkypuss

Pennsylvania

3.43/5  rDev 0%

Hop City : Barking Squirrel Lager

Aroma of lager yeast, clean malt and hops. In the taste, light and refreshing. Bready with faint citrus. A bit more beef than a macro lager. Has some light hop bitterness and flavor, just enough to keep it interesting. A decent light beer option without being too light, bland or boring.

06-02-2013 20:45:52 | More by Stinkypuss
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Kmat10

Alberta (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +2%

05-29-2013 17:58:01 | More by Kmat10
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brewsclues

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -12.5%

05-28-2013 22:07:44 | More by brewsclues
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rderedin

Maine

3/5  rDev -12.5%

05-26-2013 17:21:02 | More by rderedin
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +2%

05-26-2013 00:03:02 | More by oriolesfan4
Barking Squirrel Lager from Hop City Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 417 ratings.