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Live Oak Big Bark Amber Lager - Live Oak Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

170 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 170
Reviews: 44
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 10.22%
Wants: 7
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Live Oak Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Pegasus on 04-30-2003)
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served on tap in a pint glass.

A - a deep amber color with a cream head.

S - a bit of sweetness, perhaps caramel.

T - a little bit of sweetness in the taste as well with the malt coming through as well.

M - medium bodied.

D - this is a really nice amber from a great brewery, but i was hoping they would do even better with this style.

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Live Oak Big Bark Amber Lager from Live Oak Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 170 ratings.