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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 PhillyStyle:
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PhillyStyle

Georgia

2.48/5  rDev -0.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Poured from a 12oz glass bottle:

A: Poured a clear golden color with very slight carbonation rising from the bottom of the glass. Poured a light white head that dissipated in less than 30 seconds.

S: Poor, at best aroma, seemed to be slightly grainy.

T: Wastered down taste, some grains with a slight hoppy taste, slightly stronger than an American macro brew, but not much else.

M/D: Good level or carbonation, overall a less than average beer, and certainly one that I will not reach for often and not one that I would probably buy if I saw it at the beer store.

Serving type: bottle

07-08-2008 18:11:20 | More by PhillyStyle
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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.