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Old Davenport Gold - Front Street Brewery

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Old Davenport Gold
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 2.89
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Front Street Brewery visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Oxymoron on 02-14-2006

A light gold beer brewed with great care using barley malts and just the right amount of hops to give the beer its smooth, balanced taste and style belonging only to a beer of superior quality. This beer is particularly light and refreshing.
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Ratings: 5 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Cubsfan1087:
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3.25/5  rDev n/a

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Oxymoron
2.82/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

I sampled this beer on location. The pour was a hazy golden to lighter amaber color. Good head retention that remained around the edges and left ok but limited lacing.

The aroma smells German in a way. A decent overall smell that brings good grainy smells. Some what of a touch of a yeasty smell but limited.

The flavor is mostly malty with basic pale malt taste and not much else. Somewhat of a skunky aftertaste but nothing too extreme like diacetyl. The hops are noticeable up front. A good noticeable bite at first with a citrus and herby taste. But the taste quickly goes away.

The body is light and a high carbonation leaves a zingy texture. There is a chalky almost filmy aftertaste that really is a deterrent to this beer.

Photo of beckje01
1.9/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

From notes

Very light color with a thin white head. Some bubble showing a touch of activity. The nose has a touch of hay in there its ok. The taste is just lame and watery, just flat there isn't anything there nothing really special it's a beer that seems targeted at the macro drinkers and it just doesn't do the style any justice.

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3/5  rDev n/a

Old Davenport Gold from Front Street Brewery
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