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Bell's Lager Of The Lakes - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
82
good

672 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 672
Reviews: 311
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 13.26%
Wants: 24
Gots: 26 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: proc on 10-16-2006)
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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

07-28-2014 00:36:24 | More by deakin
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Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

07-27-2014 21:22:39 | More by elliott1184
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Michigan

3/5  rDev -17.1%

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Michigan

2.75/5  rDev -24%

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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -17.1%

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cbutova

Massachusetts

4.2/5  rDev +16%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A- Fairly clear golden yellow pour from the 12oz bottle to a chalice. A puffy frothy white cap builds to two fingers before falling to a thick ring. Decent head retention. Lacing starts with sheets and webs that drizzle down the glass.

S- Somewhat simple but still plenty of aromatic strength. Light cracked cereal grains with some apple light fruit notes, spiciness, citrus and bready yeast.

T- Once again plays on the side of simplicity but delivers a clean, flavorful lager beer. Overall the beer has a strong fruity feel of both light apple and pear hints as well as some citrus zest. Other hints of bread, cracked pilsner and cereal grains and spicy hops.

MF- Light and crisp overall body with a foamy texture. It really puffs up with agitation to the moderately high carbonation. Tiny bitterness.

I think this is a very underrated lager. It doesnt blow me away but it is very clean and the flavors employed balance out very smoothly. This is what summer brews should be like.

Serving type: bottle

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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Michigan

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Michigan

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North Carolina

3.58/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured on tap and served in a shaker pint, the beer is a bright, crystal clear, straw gold coloring, with a sparse filmy white surface coat. Nose of toasted grains, subtle berry sweetness, and floral hops. Flavors are fruit and floral forward, with a tangy caramel nackbone, some hops resin, and subtle pine notes. Fruitier than I would have expected. Smooth, light bodied, with a tangy, sweet, berry fruit aftertaste. Smooth, slick finish.

Serving type: on-tap

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Virginia

4/5  rDev +10.5%

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New Jersey

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Minnesota

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Illinois

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Maryland

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Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -24%

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Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

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New Jersey

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Connecticut

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Pennsylvania

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Bell's Lager Of The Lakes from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
82 out of 100 based on 672 ratings.