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Elm City Lager - New England Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
84
good

347 Ratings
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Ratings: 347
Reviews: 161
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.33%
Wants: 16
Gots: 25 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Named after New Havens historic nickname, this is a true German Pilsner made with all German ingredients.

(Beer added by: UnionMade on 03-31-2004)
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Poured from the 12 oz. can into a Harpoon IPA glass.

a; Clear gold with a huge white head which required additional pours to keep from overflowing. The head receded rather slowly to heavy even surface foam and fairly dense lacing. However after the glass was full it appeared that most of the carbonation had escaped on the pour, relatively few (but tiny) carbonation bubbles left.

s: Grain.

t: Good grainy light malt with slight citrus note. Dry finish.

m: Light to moderate, good body for a pilsner.

o: A better than average pilsner, definitely get a sense of quality all the way. A refreshing warm weather and/or thirst-quenching brew.

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Not much more you could ask for in a pilsner. Appearance is the typical clear straw golden and highly carbonated. Smell mainly consists of pilsner malt with some citrus notes. The taste is very clean consisting of a sweet nutty malt followed by light citrus hop that blends together for a nice finish. Overall, this is a great pilsner that will be one my go to beers this summer. (90/100)

CTbrew32, Apr 11, 2014
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Elm City Lager from New England Brewing Co.
84 out of 100 based on 347 ratings.