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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,451 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,451
Reviews: 1,000
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.55%
Wants: 128
Gots: 163 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Dortmunder / Export Lager |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 09-18-2001)
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JoshuaJ

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4.53/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Pours a beautiful gold color with perfect clarity and thick and creamy two fingered head. Lacing was decent, but didn't last long.

Smells earthy and bready. Herbal hops and doughy malts.

Tastes really, really good. Earthy hops, perfectly matched with sweet, bready malts. I'd be interested to know if there's any corn used, as I can taste a slight corn flavor near the aftertaste. It works, though, as I like the flavor. I can also taste some grains as the hops and malts subside. Great stuff.

Carbonation is actually fairly high. It's incredibly drinkible and very refreshing. Perfect for summer, but also a beer that I could enjoy fully in the colder months, too.

Serving type: bottle

06-13-2009 01:52:48 | More by JoshuaJ
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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,451 ratings.