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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,469 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,469
Reviews: 1,000
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.55%
Wants: 130
Gots: 171 | 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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ngandhi

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3.85/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Spicy and floral with rounded flavors of lemon, clover honey, and white flour. Very sharp finish, aggressively bitter but balanced all the same. Pilsner-like hopping with an almost creamy helles malt. The grain becomes almost caramelly, but never really rich or overpowering -- not even always noticeable. Very dry finish. Clean yeast stays out of the way, but unfortunately strips the nose of anything pleasant. Wholly to style with a numbingly hoppy kick at the end, this beer lacks the toasty biscuit edge I've tasted in some examples, but the hops are about as authentic as can be.

Relax, relax.
ng

Serving type: bottle

09-25-2004 03:03:38 | More by ngandhi
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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,469 ratings.