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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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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Reissdorf KölschBrauerei Heinrich Reissdorf4.803.871,00192
Harpoon Summer BeerHarpoon Brewery & Beer Hall4.803.53961-
Yellowtail Pale AleBallast Point Brewing Company5.003.5286788
Samuel Adams East-West KölschBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.013.6483091
Saint Arnold Fancy LawnmowerSaint Arnold Brewing Company4.903.5368990
Alaskan Summer AleAlaskan Brewing Co.5.303.5967183
Leinenkugel's Canoe PaddlerJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company5.003.17668-
Gaffel KölschPrivatbrauerei Gaffel Becker & Co.4.803.66662-
Schlafly KölschThe Schlafly Tap Room4.803.66557-
New Holland Full CircleNew Holland Brewing Company4.903.57544-
Samuel Adams Escape RouteBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.003.3946480
Saint Arnold SantoSaint Arnold Brewing Company4.703.35417-
Calumet QueenThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub5.003.6393-
Saranac KölschMatt Brewing Company5.003.237669
Curve Ball Blonde AlePyramid Breweries, Inc.5.003.2436275
Karnival KolschStoudts Brewing Co.4.803.78336-
Captain's KölschCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.503.8335-
Spotlight Series: Rick And Robbie's Sprocket BierStone Brewing Co.5.403.7932785
Sünner KölschGebr. Sünner GmbH & Co. KG5.403.77314-
Spotlight Series: Spröcketbier Black Rye KölschStone Brewing Co.5.403.72294-
Früh KölschBrauerei Früh am Dom4.803.81285-
Endless RiverMother Earth Brewing4.903.94267100
32°/50°COAST Brewing Company4.804.18258-
Krankshaft KölschMetropolitan Brewing5.003.7825690
Geary's Summer AleD.L. Geary Brewing Company6.003.6225493
Summit Summer AleSummit Brewing Company4.903.623788
Dundee Kolsch Style AleGenesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.5.103.4722490
Rogue Farms Honey KolschRogue Ales5.903.69224-
Lancaster KölschLancaster Brewing Company4.803.61211-
Schell's ZommerfestAugust Schell Brewing Company5.003.58189-
Lug Tread Lagered AleBeau's All Natural Brewing Company5.203.718090
Shiner KölschSpoetzl Brewery4.903.4417583
Kölsch 151Blue Mountain Brewery5.003.58174-
RambleLong Trail Brewing Co.5.503.4516481
HooDoo Kölsch Style AleUinta Brewing Company4.003.44150-
Gold Spike AleBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.4.203.714888
Gateway KolschFrench Broad Brewing Co.5.303.65145-
Angry Angel KolschBig Boss Brewing4.503.5137-
Kolsch 45Short's Brewing Company6.503.81129-
Kmita KolschDark Horse Brewing Company5.503.38129-
KolschRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery4.833.3129-
Love Street Summer SeasonalKarbach Brewing Co.4.903.4127-
Chaser PaleBlackstone Restaurant & Brewery4.603.43110-
Fisherman's AleCape Ann Brewing Company5.003.64109-
Josephs Brau Summer BrewTrader Joe's Brewing Company4.803.05109-
Sunbru Kölsch-Style AleFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.203.4810787
Gordon Biersch SommerBrauGordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant4.603.4110489
Pale Ale The OriginalBallast Point Brewing Company5.203.48104-
Kayak KölschLake Superior Brewing Company ? 3.69103-
Colorado KolschSteamworks Brewing Co.4.863.5198-
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