Joseph's Brau Bohemian Lager | Trader Joe's Brewing Company

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267 Ratings
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Joseph's Brau Bohemian LagerJoseph's Brau Bohemian Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Trader Joe's Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly Trader Joe's Bohemian Lager

Added by Boilermaker88 on 01-17-2005

BEER STATS
Ratings:
267
Reviews:
133
Avg:
3.15
pDev:
16.83%
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
18
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 267 |  Reviews: 133
Photo of cgrunin
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Photo of eldoctorador
4/5  rDev +27%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DKHNOVA
3.54/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JoeCorleone
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of MrDarcy
3.17/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of sd123
3.31/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cuvtcuv
3.26/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of papat444
3.14/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

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Photo of Lare453
2.25/5  rDev -28.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Franziskaner
2.93/5  rDev -7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Gold in color with a fingernail of white head covering a this of the top. The aroma is fairly subtle and is mainly light malt. Where are the hops? The flavor is initially the Herman hops but it quickly fades into buttery diacetyl. Yargh. The mouth is light and smooth.

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Photo of CB2maltygoodness
2.89/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of elNopalero
2.98/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

This pours a light tan gold with poor head retention.
Not much of any aroma, even as it warms.
Flavor has a touch of bitterness and a light "grain" finish. Forgettable but not offensive. Pairs well with popcorn.

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Photo of tubeyes
3.1/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of CIBoy10
2.94/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Like if a pilsner and a czech lager had a baby. I like them both, but I don't like their baby.

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Photo of cb8282
3.5/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of nickfl
3.62/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BEERdrinker00
4.47/5  rDev +41.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This was a surprisingly good beer for the price I paid. I had a good head was very drinkable. I will now have to try out more of the TJ's beers.

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Photo of Frank_TX
3.06/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of civicm87
3/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Beerlover
4.16/5  rDev +32.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

used this one for cooking beer cheese soup, decided I'd pour it in a glass and give it a try to make sure it was worthy to cook with. appearance was great with a nice fluffy 3/4 inch white head, golden in color with lots of bubbles, taste is clean and refreshing, not to sweet like a lot of lagers has a slightly dry after tastes, I'd buy this again if I were ever in the mood for a pilsner.

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Photo of Justdoit1234
3.59/5  rDev +14%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of vancean2
3.75/5  rDev +19%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Andrii
3.8/5  rDev +20.6%

Photo of schaffer9252
3.75/5  rDev +19%

Photo of joegallows
3.2/5  rDev +1.6%

Joseph's Brau Bohemian Lager from Trader Joe's Brewing Company
3.15 out of 5 based on 267 ratings.
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