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Dominion Lager - Old Dominion Brewing Company

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Dominion Lager
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BA SCORE
82
good

211 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 211
Reviews: 139
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 13.3%
Wants: 15
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Old Dominion Brewing Company visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
Dortmunder / Export Lager |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed using four types of malted barley, this Dortmunder lager becomes a smooth, flavorful and complex beer that is a delight to drink.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 08-11-2001)
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5/5  rDev +38.5%

Bcada1, Aug 16, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -23.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

bennetj17, Mar 31, 2014
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2.04/5  rDev -43.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Good showing Delaware. I've tasted airplane peanuts more flavorful than this. It has a generally comparable color and smell. Taste and mouthfeel fail to exceed the expectations set by mainstream breweries, let alone craft shops. Not sure how mature Dominion brewery is, but they have potential (despite my opinion of this particular brew).

kcrosson492, Mar 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3%

harpus, Feb 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16.9%

rorjets, Jan 25, 2014
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DougAppleby, Dec 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

JamieDuncan, Dec 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -3%

BillRoth, Dec 19, 2013
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3.73/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 ounce bottle into lager glass, no bottle dating. Pours moderately hazy golden amber color with a 1-2 finger dense and rocky off-white head with fantastic retention, that reduces to a nice cap that lasts. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a good amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Aromas of pear, apple, cracker, biscuit, light caramel, honey, floral, grass, herbal, light pepper, and yeast earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance of malt, hop, and yeast ester notes; with solid strength. Taste of pear, apple, cracker, biscuit, light caramel, honey, floral, grass, light pepper, herbal, and yeast earthiness. Light earthy bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of light fruits, cracker, biscuit, honey, light caramel, floral, grass, herbal, and yeast earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Nice balance and robustness of malt, hop, and yeast ester flavors; with a great malt/hop balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a smooth, clean, and moderately crisp mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is a very good Dortmunder style. Good balance and robustness of flavors; and very smooth and crisp to drink. A nicely enjoyable offering.

superspak, Dec 07, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -10%

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3/5  rDev -16.9%

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Dominion Lager from Old Dominion Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 211 ratings.