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First only brewed in Köln, Germany, now many American brewpubs and a hand full of breweries have created their own version of this obscure style. Light to medium in body with a very pale color, hop bitterness is medium to slightly assertive. A somewhat vinous (grape-y from malts) and dry flavor make up the rest.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-6.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 1 to 50 (out of 822) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Reissdorf KölschBrauerei Heinrich Reissdorf4.803.8795391
Harpoon Summer BeerHarpoon Brewery & Beer Hall4.803.54927-
Samuel Adams East-West KölschBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.013.6481991
Yellowtail Pale AleBallast Point Brewing Company5.003.5281588
Saint Arnold Fancy LawnmowerSaint Arnold Brewing Company4.903.5263790
Alaskan Summer AleAlaskan Brewing Co.5.303.5962683
Gaffel KölschPrivatbrauerei Gaffel Becker & Co.4.803.66617-
Leinenkugel's Canoe PaddlerJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company5.003.16604-
New Holland Full CircleNew Holland Brewing Company4.903.58509-
Schlafly KölschThe Schlafly Tap Room4.803.67507-
Samuel Adams Escape RouteBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.003.4143480
Saint Arnold SantoSaint Arnold Brewing Company4.703.35377-
Calumet QueenThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub5.003.59373-
Saranac KölschMatt Brewing Company5.003.235569
Curve Ball Blonde AlePyramid Breweries, Inc.5.003.2435275
Karnival KolschStoudts Brewing Co.4.803.79328-
Captain's KölschCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.503.8317-
Spotlight Series: Rick And Robbie's Sprocket BierStone Brewing Co.5.403.7829785
Sünner KölschGebr. Sünner GmbH & Co. KG5.403.77289-
Früh KölschBrauerei Früh am Dom4.803.83254-
Geary's Summer AleD.L. Geary Brewing Company6.003.6224592
32°/50°COAST Brewing Company4.804.18243-
Endless RiverMother Earth Brewing4.903.94241100
Spotlight Series: Spröcketbier Black Rye KölschStone Brewing Co.5.403.71234-
Krankshaft KölschMetropolitan Brewing5.003.7923290
Summit Summer AleSummit Brewing Company4.903.6122688
Dundee Kolsch Style AleGenesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.5.103.4720890
Rogue Farms Honey KolschRogue Ales5.903.68196-
Lancaster KölschLancaster Brewing Company4.803.61193-
Schell's ZommerfestAugust Schell Brewing Company5.003.59185-
Lug Tread Lagered AleBeau's All Natural Brewing Company5.203.7116690
Shiner KölschSpoetzl Brewery4.903.4515783
Kölsch 151Blue Mountain Brewery5.003.62151-
RambleLong Trail Brewing Co.5.503.4414881
Gold Spike AleBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.4.203.7113988
HooDoo Kölsch Style AleUinta Brewing Company4.003.43139-
Gateway KolschFrench Broad Brewing Co.5.303.66133-
Angry Angel KolschBig Boss Brewing4.503.5131-
Kmita KolschDark Horse Brewing Company5.503.38125-
Love StreetKarbach Brewing Co.4.903.43117-
KolschRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery4.833.34112-
Kolsch 45Short's Brewing Company6.503.84108-
Fisherman's AleCape Ann Brewing Company5.003.64105-
Josephs Brau Summer BrewTrader Joe's Brewing Company4.803.05105-
Kayak KölschLake Superior Brewing Company ? 3.6899-
Gordon Biersch SommerBrauGordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant4.603.419689
Sunbru Kölsch-Style AleFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.203.479587
Chaser PaleBlackstone Restaurant & Brewery4.603.4393-
Colorado KolschSteamworks Brewing Co.4.863.5291-
Kentucky LightAlltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co.4.323.169071
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