California Dry Hop Lager | Sudwerk Brewing Company

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California Dry Hop LagerCalifornia Dry Hop Lager
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3.67/5
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80 Ratings
California Dry Hop LagerCalifornia Dry Hop Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Sudwerk Brewing Company
California, United States
sudwerkbrew.com

Style: European Export / Dortmunder

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Fatehunter on 09-28-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#30,484
Reviews:
15
Ratings:
80
pDev:
10.35%
 
 
Wants:
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Ratings: 80 |  Reviews: 15
Photo of dctarga
4.05/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of mojohawk21
4.49/5  rDev +22.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of paulish
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GeorgeAKeim
3.85/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Damngoodrx
3.35/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of bpkrippner
3.49/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of the_awesometeer
3.56/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

The beer is golden with a head that disappeared very quickly. Nice carbonation. All i could smell was floral hops. The taste was a mix of citrus and pine hop flavors. The malt flavor was overwhelmed by the hops. The beer is light but very refreshing.

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Photo of EdTheEdge
3.71/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Branlott42
3.69/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of newcastlemike
3.23/5  rDev -12%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Goosehunter75
3.89/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sound_Explorer
3.83/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Shockey
3.49/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of 8BaconBits
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Absolut
3.53/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a golden yellow. Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. Head disappears quickly.

Smells of fruity hops and breads malt

Clean taste with a bit of hop flavor. Crisp and clean.

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Photo of MonkeyPilates
3/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of LilLebowskiUrbanAchievers
3.84/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jmd1978
2.64/5  rDev -28.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Pale golden color light head. Nose fruit, sweet malts, hops, little grassy and bready. Taste a tad skunky (maybe an old bottle), sweet dried fruits and caramel, pepper. Clean lager finish. It's an ok lager much more flavor than macros but being an ale and stout guy it underwhelmed me. Would try again in case the bottle was past its prime.

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Photo of tomb_ride
3.68/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of nathanmiller
4/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rawfish
3.85/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of 22Blue
3.66/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Tone
4.15/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a hazy, golden color. One inch head of a white color. Great retention and good lacing. Smells of strong citrus, slight yeast, sweet malt, slight pale malt, hint of alcohol, and hops. Fits the style of a Munich Helles Lager, not necessarily a Dortmunder / Export Lager. Mouth feel is smooth and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of strong citrus, yeast, pale malt, slight sweet malt, hops, and a hint of alcohol. Overall, refreshing and very well balanced.

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Photo of kylehay2004
3.61/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Whiskeydeez
4.22/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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California Dry Hop Lager from Sudwerk Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 80 ratings