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Great Lakes Nosferatu - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,887 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,887
Reviews: 829
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 10.29%
Wants: 170
Gots: 97 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Imperial Red Ale

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-19-2001)
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Maltser85

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3.93/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

This beer poured a nice clear red color with nice small bubbles streaming up from the bottom. The head was a nice frothy off white.

Smell was hop forward with notes of fruit and citrus with a hint of spice. This smell was backed up by a definite caramel maltiness. No hint of alcohol.

Initial taste was slightly earth hop forward that moved into the sweet malt. Caramel filled the palate followed by a sharp hop bitterness the dissipated to a nice alcohol warming in the belly. As the beer warmed it seemed to thin a bit in the mouthfeel, however the alcohol did not become more apparent.

I liked this beer a lot, my only complaint is also my greatest compliment. This beer is very simple. Hop bitterness and sweet malt. It is deliciously simple and that is probably its only fault!

Serving type: bottle

10-16-2012 01:58:37 | More by Maltser85
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Great Lakes Nosferatu from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 1,887 ratings.