Northern Light Lager | Granite City Food & Brewery

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2.92/5
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112 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Granite City Food & Brewery
United States
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Style: American Light Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed to the American standard of a classic lager, this light golden beer is our mildest offering with a creamy, smooth taste.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#45,319
Reviews:
35
Ratings:
112
pDev:
19.18%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
9
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 112 |  Reviews: 35
Photo of atniup
3.56/5  rDev +21.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Smooth and creamy is right. This feels thick and thin at the same time somehow. It’s best feature is that this beer tastes cold. Yes, it tastes cold, which is good when you’re thirsty like I was. I could probably smash a few of these, so if that’s you’re thing, it’s us per easy to drink. Despite several issues with its profile, it’s drinkable.

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Photo of BenHoppy
3.03/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of therealJAYZ
3.79/5  rDev +29.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Chambersjames94
2.12/5  rDev -27.4%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

I'm really not a fan of this beer. I had tried it before and I liked it for some reason. But now that I'm drinking on it for a bit, I'm realizing it tastes like a very mass-produced corny beer. Not a fan... If I wanted the taste of buy a pack of Coors probably. You can taste and smell the adjunct which I believe is overwhelmingly corn.

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Photo of Big_V
2.95/5  rDev +1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Rgdail
1/5  rDev -65.8%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of Nat1975
2.5/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of torwart68
3/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of nicksamuelson
3/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of scratch69
3.19/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of iRun2Beer
2.85/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Ilafan
3.94/5  rDev +34.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Danielr26
2.88/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of Tripel_Threat
2.18/5  rDev -25.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Nothing to this one. Light aroma and flavor. Metallic for some reason. Pale yellow in color. Skip it, unless you're bored with water. Better offerings are on the menu,

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Photo of misternebbie
2.78/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Berg-the-Boiler
2.98/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of psmith161
2.91/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of JLaw55
3/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A pretty basic run of the mill light lager. Nothing to stand out here. Not bad though either. Just really doesn't have a flavor profile that makes it memorable.

Would Drink Again: Yes
Would Purchase Again: No

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1.75/5  rDev -40.1%

Photo of WestHam973
3.5/5  rDev +19.9%

Photo of ryanflc
2.5/5  rDev -14.4%

Photo of FitgerFanatic
3/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of Hellpop65
2/5  rDev -31.5%

Photo of Derrill
3.5/5  rDev +19.9%

Photo of LukeGude
2.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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Northern Light Lager from Granite City Food & Brewery
Beer rating: 2.92 out of 5 with 112 ratings