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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,457 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,457
Reviews: 1,000
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.55%
Wants: 130
Gots: 165 | 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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socon67

New York

4.68/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A - Golden pour with a high white foam that looks soapy and clings to the glass more than it laces. Small bubbles of carbonation move about.

S - Smells of fresh grain bread, honey, and pale malts.

T - Crisp taste that has notes of wheat, honey, and noble hops. For a relatively light style this has an incredible amount of flavor. I'd put this against any of its Eurpean counterparts. Finishes with a subtle amount of bitterness.

M - Easy drinking, and has a sandpaper grit on the tongue. Light bodied, but plenty of flavor.

O - I really enjoy how Great Lakes can make solid representations of basic styles. I would take this over plenty of comparable German imports. Just need to make another trip upstate to get this.

Serving type: bottle

12-30-2012 18:37:26 | More by socon67
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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,457 ratings.