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Kolsch 45 - Short's Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

129 Ratings
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Ratings: 129
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.34%
Wants: 5
Gots: 12 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: drabmuh on 06-03-2011)
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3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

rkf1976, Jul 01, 2014
Photo of birchstick
3.48/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Picked up a single at Butch's Dry Dock in Holland, MI

A - poured a very light, clear golden yellow and lacking a head

S - nose is grainy malts with some spicy hops

A - opens up with the sweet, grain malt flavors that hold strong throughout most of the beer. On the end, a little bit of citrus and spicy hops round it off. Not the most complex beer out there, but then again this isn't a style that is supposed to be.

M - mouth is a little watery with a good amount of carbonation on the back end

D - this is a pretty good Kolsch. Not as refreshing as others I have in this style, but pretty good to drink on this 94 degree day.

birchstick, Aug 31, 2012
Photo of rolandboy
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

rolandboy, Oct 20, 2012
Photo of Giggy
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Giggy, Nov 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

ThatsStout, Aug 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Supergenious, Jun 20, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

JDizzle, Oct 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

spycow, Oct 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Swettenham_Shire, Aug 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Gemini6, Aug 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

aaronblain22, Jun 25, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

mcgovern1010, Jun 26, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev -7.6%

MurrayMumbles, Tuesday at 04:37 AM
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3.52/5  rDev -7.6%

Calie, Sep 27, 2014
Photo of SportsandJorts
3.68/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: a light yellow color. strong haziness. small white head that leaves a little bit of a lacing.

Smell: spicy pilsner matls. more lager malts. some citrus

Taste: opens up with malts, a spicy one and a bready one. slight citrusy hops that finishes with a musty grassy taste

Mouthfeel: no hop bitterness. pretty light but not quite clean enough

Overall: a solid beer but not outstanding.

SportsandJorts, Aug 22, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

dmorley21, Jun 12, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

beergorrilla, Jul 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

tommy5, Aug 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

EL48823, Jan 28, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Buck_Jones, Jul 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Zaphog, Jun 13, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

nitter, Oct 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

marcb105, Jul 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

rjcoy06, Jul 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

alelover, Aug 20, 2014
Kolsch 45 from Short's Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 129 ratings.