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Leipziger Gose - Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof

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88
very good

743 Ratings
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Ratings: 743
Reviews: 432
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 11.79%
Wants: 66
Gots: 23 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Gose |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This original Leipzig beer specialty lends us the name for our brewery. Gose is a regional beer specialty that was brought to Saxony-Anhalt in the year 1738. Originally Gose comes from Goslar, a small town in Lower Saxony, and the river “Gose” in this town. This beer specialty has a refreshing, slightly sour taste and is ideal for quenching your thirst. Gose is brewed with the additional ingredients lactic acid, cilantro, and salt. Gose is a top-fermented beer with 4.5% ABV and 10.8% wort. You can enjoy it in different variations.

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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

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New York

3.85/5  rDev -1.3%

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jbriggs7

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

08-19-2014 16:34:46 | More by jbriggs7
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ShriverMO

New York

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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jdense

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

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muskiesman

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

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bcm75

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

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DerrickW

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

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MattSweatshirt

Texas

4/5  rDev +2.6%

Draft at Bayerischer Bahnhof

Cloudy golden body with a big fluffy white head.

Dirty wheat, a little coriander spice, and a citric edge.

Yummy. Easily drinkable. Citric flavor and bite. Really not all that tart. Salt and spice are well incorporated into the wheat beer. I always thought Gose would taste weird with the salt but it's a nice compliment.

Light and bubbly. Ends somewhat dry.

Pretty nice. I think it just got distribution in Texas. Hopefully it's just as delicious in bottle form when I get back.

08-10-2014 07:15:58 | More by MattSweatshirt
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BraveMountie

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Georgia

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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charrel

Texas

4/5  rDev +2.6%

08-09-2014 01:38:03 | More by charrel
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ZEB89

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +9%

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Maryland

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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patre_tim

China

4/5  rDev +2.6%

A: Golden with a dusty brown tinge rather like oxidized pineapple juice. Bubbles on the inside of the glass, cloudy so you can’t see any carbonation within. A 3 finger head of yellow ocher with a candy glass shine.

S: Coriander, peach juice, a sort of brine to it. Makes me feel like I’m about to drink juice.

T: Sour, brine, tobacco, salty, light fruitiness like peach or nectarine juice, but not sweet so its like unripe fruit. Coriander is present but not strong at all.

M: Medium juicy body, medium low carbonation.

O: A classic brew. I’ve been drinking Westbrook’s version of this which is much more sour. This is really good, and presumably more traditional being from Germany and done to style. Unique, balanced, fruity, salty and sour, its nice on a warm night at Table Rock Lake, MO. Drank Aug. 6th, 2014.

08-07-2014 04:50:34 | More by patre_tim
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North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

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Missouri

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Colorado

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North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +9%

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Idaho

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +9%

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JohnnyHopps

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +9%

Appearance - The beer was a darker yellow color with a modest white head. Bubbles cling to the sides of the glass.

Smell - The wheat and salt of this gose comes through beautifully in the aroma. There is also a hint of Earthiness and some sweetness.

Taste - This is a little more sour upfront than I am used to drinking in a gose. The sour really comes to the front. The notes of cilantro are noticeable as well as a slight dull sweetness. The saltiness comes toward the back and lingers in the aftertaste.

Mouthfeel - I am not sure if something is wrong, but the carbonation is a lot flatter than I would expect. The positive in this being the extended aftertaste.

Overall - I enjoyed this one, but given the choice, I would probably choose a Westbrook Gose.

08-01-2014 23:18:07 | More by JohnnyHopps
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New York

2.75/5  rDev -29.5%

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South Carolina

2/5  rDev -48.7%

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New York

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Leipziger Gose from Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof
88 out of 100 based on 743 ratings.