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Great Lakes Imperial Dortmunder - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

Great Lakes Imperial DortmunderGreat Lakes Imperial Dortmunder

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BA SCORE
88
very good

202 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 202
Reviews: 168
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 12.02%


Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Dortmunder / Export Lager |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bones54 on 05-10-2008)
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kwakwhore

North Carolina

3.85/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Peach colored pour into a Sam Adams Pint Glass. Nice, persistent white head with good retention leaves nice lacing on the glass.
Doughy bread scent along with some hops.
Sweet malt mixed with hops and some alcohol. Hops are quite prominent, more than one would expect in the style, and the alcohol is quite hot, which detracts from both mouthfeel and drinkability. At this strength, this is a sipper. I doubt that I would want more than one. Still, a pretty tasty beer, but given a choice, I would opt for the Dortmunder Gold, and will the next time I'm in Ohio.

Serving type: bottle

08-08-2009 02:14:44 | More by kwakwhore
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Great Lakes Imperial Dortmunder from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 202 ratings.