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!

Afternoon Delight Kölsch - Slanted Rock Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Afternoon Delight Kölsch
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
-
no score

7 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 7
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 9.04%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Slanted Rock Brewing Company visit their website
Idaho, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 01-13-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 7 | Reviews: 3 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Scotchboy:
Photo of Scotchboy
3.6/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

On-tap @ the brewery in Meridian ID. Served in a tall, thin fluted glass.

A: Slightly hazy straw/gold with white head and a decent amount of lace for the style.

S: Light bready malt backbone, a fair amount of Noble hop character and grassiness, some fruity esters from the yeast as well.

T: Right in light with the nose, clean body with a good dose of malt breadiness and a bit of sweetness, grassy hop bitterness balances ever so slightly.

MF: Thinner, clean mouthfeel, light bodied with good carbonation for the style.

O: Style doesn't do much for me but this beer drinks fine. A good one to convert light BMC drinkers to craft, and just enough malt & hop presence to let you know its not fizzy yellow beer.

Scotchboy, Sep 27, 2013
More User Reviews:
Photo of JohnGalt1
4.15/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Stopped in at the brewery tonight for the first time and picked up 2x growler fills... The taproom and brewery both look first rate (some serious coin has been invested)... I am impressed with my first impression.... Now on to the beer.

Pours a very hazy light golden.. Hazy for the style, but who cares really? Nice white head with okay retention and surprisingly good lacing... Sorry, I'm gonna knock it for clarity issues.

Nose is pretty good.. soft pale malts.. maybe some pear esters.. a very light hoppiness.. pretty damn proper in the aroma department.

Flavor is about dead on too... very well rounded and balanced across the board.. pale malt and light handed hop addition.. just enough bitterness.. Very very very drinkable.

Light medium body with a light carbonation..

3.25/4.25/4.25/3.75/4.25

Waaay impressed with this one. Very surprised for such a new brewery.

Clarity... should be close to sparkling... Is there wheat/wheat malt? I would guess so. The haze and the nice soft malt profile makes me think so.

JohnGalt1, Jan 13, 2013
Photo of KlayWey
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

KlayWey, Mar 09, 2014
Photo of rixxir
4/5  rDev +6.4%

rixxir, Jul 08, 2013
Photo of SAS
4.25/5  rDev +13%

SAS, Feb 21, 2013
Photo of stevoj
3.31/5  rDev -12%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Decent but underwhelming kolsch. Grain bill highlighted in the aroma and taste. Mildly sweet malt presence drives this light summer quaff. Overall is a lighter brew for a hot summer day, but lacks the full body and flavor of the Cologne varieties Nice try!

stevoj, May 29, 2014
Photo of JoelClark
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

JoelClark, Aug 03, 2014
Afternoon Delight Kölsch from Slanted Rock Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.