Früh Kölsch | Brauerei Früh am Dom

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86
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434 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brauerei Früh am Dom
Germany
frueh.de

Style: Kölsch

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Longstaff on 10-01-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
434
Reviews:
138
Avg:
3.82
pDev:
12.83%
 
 
Wants:
29
Gots:
83
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 434 |  Reviews: 138
Photo of eire
3.45/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DB_hoptastic
3.65/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ZachT
4.71/5  rDev +23.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Photo of windowside
3.49/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Hockey_Fan
3.72/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NickThePyro
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of torwart94
3.72/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Chilly_E
3.88/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Kallenovsky
4.27/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Früh is probably the best Kölsch style beer I've had so far. The super pale yellow color isn't very appealing at first, appearing as though it will be rather bland. However, despite being on the lighter side (ABV), it is fairly flavorful. Even more importantly, it finishes so well and is one of the most drinkable beers out there.

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Photo of Sweetdemonsweat
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TRANQSTAR
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of beergoot
3.98/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Bright, light gold colored body; thick, foamy, white head. Dry grass aroma; leather; twinge of pear. Lightly toasted grain flavor with a mild estery edge; soda crackers. Light body; somewhat coarse on the palate; dusty and dry mouthfeel.

An excellent, light bodied German ale. It has nice eye appeal and delivers subtle yet complex flavors and aromas.

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Photo of hayesjw
3.74/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Gerred
3.48/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of RaginBowener
4.15/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of nickfl
4.07/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DuncanMcBommer
3.16/5  rDev -17.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of vttaster
4.76/5  rDev +24.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

All I can say is this is world class when fresh

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Photo of byronic
3.72/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Oleg85
3.38/5  rDev -11.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BcCraft710
3.67/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of flagmantho
3.53/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from 500mL bottle into a dimpled mug.

Appearance: nice golden hue with a clear body and a lazy effervescence. Head is a thin layer of white foam with moderate retention. Not too bad.

Smell: very light aroma with a pretty sweet maltiness and just a touch of grain aroma. Again, pretty decent.

Taste: not bad, with a traditional Kölsch flavor, but a little bit too sweet for my taste for this style.

Mouthfeel: medium-light body with a decent carbonation and creaminess.

Overall: a drinkable enough beer, but just a bit sweet for the style.

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Photo of wlynch
3.59/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TGS
3.28/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of personpitch
3.95/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Früh Kölsch from Brauerei Früh am Dom
3.82 out of 5 based on 434 ratings.
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