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Session Black Lager - Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub

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Session Black LagerSession Black Lager

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BA SCORE
83
good

738 Ratings
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Ratings: 738
Reviews: 335
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 12.2%
Wants: 15
Gots: 38 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV 5.4% IBU 18

(Beer added by: msubulldog25 on 06-27-2009)
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Ratings: 738 | Reviews: 335 | Display Reviews Only:
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New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-30-2014 01:05:08 | More by ejh06752
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sammyg832

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

06-27-2014 20:22:42 | More by sammyg832
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Sir_Goatman

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-25-2014 22:09:23 | More by Sir_Goatman
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Phi_Psi_OR_Beta

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

06-25-2014 18:04:22 | More by Phi_Psi_OR_Beta
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Dcbelkot

Washington

4/5  rDev +8.4%

06-24-2014 15:54:29 | More by Dcbelkot
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Gio

Maryland

4/5  rDev +8.4%

06-23-2014 03:36:28 | More by Gio
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Jasoncolliver

Kentucky

3/5  rDev -18.7%

06-22-2014 05:21:22 | More by Jasoncolliver
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mahanson


4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

06-18-2014 23:15:56 | More by mahanson
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ambemt111

California

5/5  rDev +35.5%

06-17-2014 23:02:30 | More by ambemt111
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tpauer

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +8.4%

06-17-2014 22:57:19 | More by tpauer
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RHB33

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

06-17-2014 21:45:16 | More by RHB33
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EagleTalon

Oklahoma

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bought in an Oklahoma liquor store at room temperature with a best by date of 6/28/14-- stored poorly and about to expire. Now that that caveat is out of the way...

Pours to a quickly receding buff head that falls to a thin but permanent ring. Color is similar to Dr. Pepper. Aroma is mild and clean with pale malt and slightly nutty/smokey/roasty notes and not much in the way of hops. (There is a faint cheesy/dusty note in the nose that may be due to age.) Flavor is a muted roast malt front with a slightly bittersweet nutty finish. Mouthfeel is light and CO2 is just right.

It may be unfair to judge this beer with an eleventh hour expiration date and crappy storage. But even with that, it is fairly solid as a mild, easy drinking dark session brew.

Serving type: bottle

06-14-2014 03:27:29 | More by EagleTalon
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erialbill

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-09-2014 20:22:04 | More by erialbill
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MakeMineADoubleJack

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-07-2014 23:29:06 | More by MakeMineADoubleJack
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kevinm2342

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-07-2014 15:20:04 | More by kevinm2342
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cmbeddoe7997

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +28.7%

06-07-2014 08:04:52 | More by cmbeddoe7997
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The_Stav

Minnesota

3.48/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A beautiful black color, with a light head that lasted long enough.

This smells like a lager, bright, but with the darker favors.

A nice light lager taste, then the darker notes of the roasted grains, then it ends rather light again.

I also liked that this was affordable in a case of 12 with the cute bottles and fun caps (rock-paper-scissors) !

Serving type: bottle

06-07-2014 01:39:06 | More by The_Stav
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animal69

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-04-2014 23:48:44 | More by animal69
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Johnct

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

06-04-2014 21:07:17 | More by Johnct
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Paincane

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Dark brown body with a tan head, nice lace and head retention.
S: Roasted malt and coffee aromas.
T: Smoky, earthy and nutty malt forward flavors with a dry hop finish.
M: Smooth, dry and balanced brew.
O: Very nice black lager that is malt dominated yet balanced. Extremely drinkable.

Serving type: bottle

05-31-2014 02:35:54 | More by Paincane
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KevMo84

California

4/5  rDev +8.4%

05-30-2014 06:36:37 | More by KevMo84
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wrightst

Maryland

4/5  rDev +8.4%

05-29-2014 03:16:18 | More by wrightst
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AWB3

Virginia

4/5  rDev +8.4%

05-28-2014 21:23:23 | More by AWB3
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Latarnik

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

05-27-2014 22:18:27 | More by Latarnik
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Durandal_777

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

05-27-2014 21:35:27 | More by Durandal_777
Session Black Lager from Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
83 out of 100 based on 738 ratings.