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Great Lakes Eliot Ness - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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2,672 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,672
Reviews: 936
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.52%
Wants: 201
Gots: 252 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
An amber lager with rich, fragrant malt flavors balanced by crisp noble hops.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-11-2001)
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look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This is by far one of my favorite Amber Lagers as well as one of my favorite beers period. I'm a big fan of almost over the top hoppy Lagers and this takes the cake. As soon as you pour this beer the combination of the smell and the red amber appearance make your mouth water. This is one of those craft beers that goes down like an American Light beer. I could have 6 done and not even realize it. Fantastic.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: It pours crystal clear amber to almost a red color and is topped with ½” of white rather large bubbles.
Smell: It smells of malt and very slight hops.
Taste: The taste isn’t quite what I was expecting it has a nice malt backbone and a sweetness that is a nice surprise. The finish is slightly hoppy with the sweetness to blend which makes for a tasty brew.
Mouthfeel: Nice and thick which lets the flavor stick around but easy to drink. This is another great session beer from Great Lakes Brewing with awesome flavor for the style.

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Great Lakes Eliot Ness from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 2,672 ratings.