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Great Lakes Eliot Ness - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,522 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,522
Reviews: 923
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 11.25%
Wants: 179
Gots: 210 | 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: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 Oz bottle poured into pint.

A- Clear red with an off white head that clings to the side of the glass, mixed bubbles
S- Sweet malts, some bread and grains and little citrus hops.
T- Some bitterness up front but lots of sugary sweet malts and caramel to back it up. Excellent balance. A bitter, numbing aftertaste with some caramel.
M- Very drinkable but also filling. Some sticky mouth feel which I was not expecting. Slightly too much carbonation in my opinion. Goes down smooth.
O- An excellent beer. Its that simple.

TwelveOunces, Dec 05, 2011
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Great Lakes Eliot Ness from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,522 ratings.