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8 Second Kölsch - Elevation Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
86
very good

44 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 44
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 8.85%
Wants: 3
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Elevation Beer Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: beergoot on 02-09-2013)
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3/5  rDev -21.9%

Elicoleman, Aug 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -21.9%

maxecho, Jul 01, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

bkeller04, Jun 15, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

katieapainter, Jul 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

davidgsmit, May 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

HoppySeb, Jun 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

trebbates, Jun 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

spoony, May 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

Cheesecole, Jul 25, 2014
Photo of beatenbyjacks
3.54/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Appearance - light see through straw color high a huge head.

smell - grassy smell. not very strong and nice subtle smell

taste - very crisp and easy drinking up front. followed by a sweet maltiness and smooth finish. nice drinkable beer, but not a lot of flavor

mouthfeel - easy drinking with a crisp finish

overall - nice porch drinking beer, but not my style.

beatenbyjacks, Jun 27, 2014
Photo of mactrail
3.64/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a light golden color with a decent head in the tall goblet. Clusters of bubbles clinging to the glass. Plenty of spritz on the tongue. Some pleasant resiny aroma with a whiff of citrus.

Light flowery hop flavors. Somewhat acidic and on the verge of being tart, but in a lemony rather than sour way. Very light body with the ongoing fizzy mouthfeel.

A quite drinkable and clean-tasting Kölsch. Light aromatics with a citrus note and an unobtrusive bitterness at the finish. From the 500 ml bottle purchased for four bucks at Grapevine Liquor in Denver.

mactrail, Jul 16, 2014
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3.7/5  rDev -3.6%

Ajmorriso1, Aug 12, 2014
Photo of ONovoMexicano
3.73/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

From the 16 ounce bottle into a stein. I poured it vigorously and it produced a light, foamy, pale white head. A pale straw colored body shows and has some light carbonation through the hazy liquid. The head persists well and leaves some lace behind.

Biscuity and cracker-like, with hints of sweet pale malt. The hops give it a floral quality. It's simple but enticing.

I get a lemony flavor here, then some subtle, cracker-like malt flavors. The hops are only slightly detectable, imparting a touch of floweriness.

As it should be, this beer is very light and drinkable. It keeps enough malt to thicken the body and keep it from soda or champagne territory, but it still drinks smoothly. The finish is dry and bready with only a slight bitterness.

This is enjoyable. I imagine it would be even tastier on tap and super fresh.

ONovoMexicano, Jul 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

DantooineBBQ, Jun 26, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

threedaggers, Jun 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

barryjg, Jun 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

zestar, Jul 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

gshackles, Sep 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

brandon911, Jun 12, 2014
Photo of denver10
3.84/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a light, translucent gold with a white, frothy head. Aroma offers some hay, honey, lemon and some sweeter fruit essence, floral and some grainy breadiness. Flavor was quite similar; hay, lemon, honey, floral and some light grainy bread. A medium body, creamy, active mouthfeel, Super drinkable. Overall, Elevation with another nice beer. Super sessionable and super tasty. Gonna make for some nice sessions come baseball season, I believe.

denver10, Feb 11, 2013
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3.9/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Euclid Hall. Bright yellow color, nice looking head. Aroma was earthy, minerals, interesting. Flavor was crisp, fruity, probably wouldn't pass for a true German like Sunner but nonetheless it was a nice beer. This might be the best Elevation beer I've had this far, very refreshing.

ArrogantB, Jan 27, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev +2.1%

Dmbphoenix, Aug 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.2%

Jason, Feb 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.2%

Prospero, Jul 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.2%

ltdantheman, Jun 24, 2014
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8 Second Kölsch from Elevation Beer Co.
86 out of 100 based on 44 ratings.