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Stoudt's Gold Lager - Stoudts Brewing Co.

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Stoudt's Gold LagerStoudt's Gold Lager

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BA SCORE
88
very good

461 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 461
Reviews: 250
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 14.1%
Wants: 30
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Stoudts Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
AKA "McGillin's Genuine Lager"

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-19-2001)
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Reviews by yesferro:
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yesferro

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3.55/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got a bottle of this in a trade from thecarster1

I'm not a huge lager fan, but I am slowly learning to appreciate the more subtle differences in them. This one was a good one!

Pours a golden yellow, not much head, some nice lacing though. I didn't get much out of the smell, crisp, not your average lemony smell though, there's fresh baked bread in there somewhere but it's not that obvious.
I initially thought this beer was flavorless, then I let it sit for about 5 mins and had to change my mind, not overly malty, they got the grainyness out of the bread without being too sweet, pretty crisp. I like it!

It is a very fizzy yellow beer, but it is also easy to drink once you let it get over the shock of being out of the fridge. Not bad at all!

Serving type: bottle

10-06-2009 00:16:24 | More by yesferro
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Stoudt's Gold Lager from Stoudts Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 461 ratings.