Northern Light Lager | Granite City Food & Brewery

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Northern Light LagerNorthern Light Lager

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Granite City Food & Brewery
United States

Style: 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.

Added by beernut7 on 08-01-2002

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2.75/5  rDev -5.5%

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4/5  rDev +37.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sampling right now on 6/26/14. (yeah, I know this is the 3rd one this evening but oh well. Sometimes go several days without doing a review or there ya go!) :) Bottle chilled own to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured into a tulip glass.

Pours a pretty golden honey in color with about a half-finger of a white head. Some spotty lacing is seen that sticks to the glass. The aroma is of wheat with a touch of honey. The taste is even more flavorful with more of a honey taste. Crisp and smooth actually with a slight tangy finish. No bitter aftertaste. This is a good brew.

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2.5/5  rDev -14.1%

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2.25/5  rDev -22.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -14.1%

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2/5  rDev -31.3%

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3/5  rDev +3.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +20.3%

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3/5  rDev +3.1%

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2.88/5  rDev -1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Appearance - straw yellow, translucent

Smell - light wheat, minerals

Taste - minerals, metallic, light corn

Mouthfeel - light and watery, very crisp

Overall - not bad, like a macro, good lawn mower beer. This is my first in a sampler platter, hope it gets better :)

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Northern Light Lager from Granite City Food & Brewery
Beer rating: 2.91 out of 5 with 112 ratings
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