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Iron City Beer - Pittsburgh Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
60
poor

425 Ratings
THE BROS
59
awful

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Ratings: 425
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 2.49
pDev: 27.71%
Wants: 1
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pittsburgh Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: maxpower on 02-01-2002)
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Reviews by Brad007:
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Brad007

Vermont

3.03/5  rDev +21.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a clear yellow color with a one-finger head into my pint glass. About right for the style.

Aroma is thick with adjuncts, especially corn. Has a bit of a hop bite but not much. Sweet as well.

Taste is sweet and bready with a slight of hops and not much else. Normal for the style.

It's not too watery but there's still not much there to savor. Sweet, bready flavor lingers.

Not horrible but not too impressive either. I can see it going ok with a pizza or on a warm day full of yard work. Otherwise, steer clear of this.

Serving type: bottle

01-10-2010 04:32:09 | More by Brad007
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1.15/5  rDev -53.8%
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I made the mistake of trying this beer with a buddy of mine who claimed that it was a "classic." I'm not going to waste time with an in depth review but believe me when I say that it was the worst beer I've ever had. Maybe I shouldn't have tried it after having drank several good craft brews before allowing it to pass my lips. I'm not 100% sure. Either way, it won't be something I drink again unless it's In post apocalyptic world and it's the only beer I can find. The only thing good about Iron City was the laugh it provided my buddy as I spit it out.

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Iron City Beer from Pittsburgh Brewing Co.
60 out of 100 based on 425 ratings.