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Iron City Beer - Pittsburgh Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
60
poor

424 Ratings
THE BROS
59
awful

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Ratings: 424
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 2.5
pDev: 27.6%
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 WesWes:
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WesWes

New York

3.88/5  rDev +55.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The beer pours a pale gold color with a thick frothy white head that slowly fades to lacing. The aroma is decent. It has a dry pale malt scent along with a lager yeast aroma. I guess there are adjuncts present, but it seems maltier than most macros. The taste is good. It has a smooth, crisp pale malt flavor that goes down easy and finishes dry and clean. It has good flavor for a macro lager. It's not at all watery. The mouthfeel is fine. It is a low/medium bodied beer with adequate carbonation. This is a good lager. Everyone always jokes about this beer, but I like it. It's a good drinker.

Serving type: bottle

06-01-2005 22:09:35 | More by WesWes
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Iron City Beer from Pittsburgh Brewing Co.
60 out of 100 based on 424 ratings.