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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,475 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,475
Reviews: 1,001
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.55%
Wants: 129
Gots: 173 | 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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Rastacouere

Quebec (Canada)

4.18/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Appearance is a shining clear yellow with a small white head that turns into a film and medium carbonation. Aroma is herbal, like I imagine is a typical Maine hay field by the end of the spring when it's still humid enough and not completely burnt by the summer sun. Restrained mild german hops in the aroma. Taste is all made of subtlety, never too sweet nor too bitter, perfect balance in that sense. I don't find much to be said really, excellent balance, medium body shows a perfect carbonation to my liking, quite creamy lager, pretty crisp dry herbal hops finish. Cheers Ciderguy!

Serving type: bottle

01-29-2004 06:28:51 | More by Rastacouere
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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,475 ratings.