Leipziger Gose - Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof
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Reviews by matjack85:
3.34/5 rDev -14.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25
I tried this on tap at Quencher's Saloon in Chicago. $5 for a 10oz brandy snifter.
The beer poured a cloudy pale gold color with only a ½-finger of white head on top. Head retention was good, but it only left minimal spotty lacing.
The beer smelled yeasty and a bit sour.
Mildly tart and yeasty flavor with a good dose of wheat malt which adds a twang to it. Ground coriander gives it some spiciness, but the expected salty taste wasn't really there and hop bitterness was also non existent.
Very light, close to watery mouthfeel , with low to moderate carbonation.
This was my first gose, so I don't have anything to compare it to, but if this is what they are supposed to taste like, all I can say is that it's very interesting and very different from any other style of beer I've tried, but it won't be a favorite style of mine.
Serving type: on-tap
09-07-2013 06:40:43 | More by matjack85
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4.03/5 rDev +3.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
$ 3.49/11.2oz bottle at Heinen’s in Breckville, OH
Undated bottle at 40 degrees into Sam Adams lager glass
Aroma very faint lemon
Head small (2 cm), white, fizzy, rapidly diminishing to 2mm ring
Body medium yellow, cloudy, some lumps
Flavor definitely salty, hint of lemon; no hops, no malt, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate light to medium, watery, lively carbonation
A very good example of the style – the murky appearance and lumps are somewhat off-putting, but the salty refreshingness is well worth it. Close your eyes.
Serving type: bottle
07-15-2014 13:54:04 | More by Ozzylizard
Leipziger Gose from Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof
88 out of 100 based on 717 ratings.