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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,408 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,408
Reviews: 999
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.55%
Wants: 122
Gots: 152 | 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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droomyster

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3.88/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a clear, light copper/orange-gold with a small white head. Aromas are extremely honey-like, and I agree with those who detect something like hay. To the extent that hops are detectable on the nose, they're floral. The flavors are more complex than the nose suggested, with a malty start and an orange citrusy flavor that enters on the mid-palate and grows in strength to the point of achieving balance by the end. Finishes dry. It deserves its reputation as highly drinkable. For my money, it's the best of its style, but that's not necessarily saying much.

Serving type: bottle

10-01-2010 01:09:41 | More by droomyster
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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,408 ratings.