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Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,633 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,633
Reviews: 1,010
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.79%
Wants: 146
Gots: 237 | 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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Photo of KornWallace
4.39/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Date: 9/29/14
Location: Halftime Mamaroneck
Draught/Bottle: Bottle
Glassware: Snifter

Appearance: An Orange/Gold in color both on the lighter side. Clean and not difficult to see through. The beer is well carbonated but the white head did not persist for very long. Some carbonation cling as the beer is sipped and swirled.
Aroma: A strong aroma of malts, bready to biscuity, gives way to a very pungent hop aroma of dried apple. The hops are moderately bitter and seem to contain a sulfur aroma as well. A touch of yeast flavoring can be found in the finish.
Taste: Both hops and aroma continue to play large roles in the taste. Again there is a sulfurous flavor that really plays with the hops. The hop bitterness is stronger then the aroma indicates.
Mouthfeel: Medium body. Medium Carbonation. The beer drinks smoothly and is very well balanced. What's strikes me most is how the sulfur plays so well with the hops.
Notes: Best by 9/20/14. 9 days after the best by date.

KornWallace, Sep 30, 2014
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3.95/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Thanks to whitenads for sending me this one.

Enjoy by: 7/22/14.

Pours a hazy orange with a foamy tan head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Foamy rings of lace line the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, grain, biscuit, and grass aromas. Taste is much the same with sweet grain, biscuit, and grass flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of earth bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a good beer that is tasty and easy to drink.

Serving type: bottle.

UCLABrewN84, Sep 29, 2014
Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,633 ratings.