Vienna Style Lager
von Trapp Brewing

Vienna Style LagerVienna Style Lager
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From:
von Trapp Brewing
 
Vermont, United States
Style:
Vienna Lager
Ranked #32
ABV:
5.2%
Score:
86
Ranked #19,242
Avg:
3.81 | pDev: 9.97%
Reviews:
131
Ratings:
413
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jun 18, 2024
Added:
Apr 22, 2010
Wants:
  13
Gots:
  60
Named for the city that created the style, our amber lager is malt forward with a grassy, crackery hop aroma. A classic blend of German malts and hops gives this complex lager notes of biscuit and caramel in its finish.

33 IBU
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Reviewed by Parmesan from Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
L: Pours a brilliant orange red color with a small white head and no lacing in n the glass.

S: Sweet cereal malt and toasted bread, with a medium floral hop.

T: Sweet cereal malt, with notes of toasted bread and a slightly stronger than preferred hop bitterness.

F: Medium body easy drinking.

O: This is a fairly average Vienna lager.
Jun 18, 2024
 
Rated: 3.94 by mattreitz49 from Florida

Jun 10, 2024
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Reviewed by jgido759 from New Jersey

3.54/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Poured from a 12 oz. can into a nonic pint glass. Color is a light amber with a 2 finger tan head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is a light caramel malt. Taste is of a mellow malt and biscuit with very little sweetness. Very light carbonation. Overall, a very easy drinking Vienna lager. Would definitely seek out again.
Jun 06, 2024
 
Rated: 3.99 by khargro2 from Tennessee

May 29, 2024
 
Rated: 4.01 by Johncnh from New Hampshire

May 23, 2024
 
Rated: 3.96 by jak from North Carolina

May 21, 2024
 
Rated: 3.74 by Rainintheface from Florida

May 18, 2024
 
Rated: 4 by AngusOg from North Carolina

May 13, 2024
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Reviewed by Foam from Pennsylvania

3.43/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75
My favorite of their beers that are available in the Pittsburgh(PA.)area.
Not quite as thick as Great lakes Elliot Ness, which is an old favorite but, good enough and more of a session beer, as far as I am concerned.
(for the Vienna Amber style).
Apr 13, 2024
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Reviewed by dcscientist from Colorado

4.1/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
I bought a Von Trapp sampler pack, which is always a good way to be introduced to a new brewery. I'd never had any of their stuff since I don't live in New England, but the mix was pretty good so I decided to give it a go. First one up was their Vienna Lager, and it's very good. I liked the sweetness on the back end, but didn't really get the grassy aroma on the front end, which was fine with me. This is a style that might be starting to make a comeback and I'm a fan of this version.
Apr 08, 2024
 
Rated: 4 by trevorpost from Pennsylvania

Apr 05, 2024
 
Rated: 3.87 by tdm168 from Pennsylvania

Mar 30, 2024
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Reviewed by jzeilinger from Pennsylvania

3.94/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
On tap.

A - Dark gold colored pour with light carbonation and a thin, frothy white head.

S - Very light caramel malt.

T - Nice biscuity light malt base with minimal citrus bitterness. However, the bitterness starts to build after the sip.

M - Medium body with light carbonation.

O - Easy drinking and could see this as a beer fridge staple.
Mar 09, 2024
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Reviewed by Tolianych_Pivomnabuhanych from Vermont

3.06/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
It's an alright swill. Nothing memorable about it. Will do on a hot summer day.

It does have a pleasant light amber color though. Smell, taste, aroma - near non-existent.

Meh.
Feb 12, 2024
 
Rated: 3.53 by jjrr

Jan 12, 2024
 
Rated: 3.81 by craigbelly from Iowa

Jan 02, 2024
 
Rated: 3.54 by Samnem from Pennsylvania

Dec 27, 2023
 
Rated: 4.18 by Taenim from Maine

Dec 09, 2023
 
Rated: 4.25 by JLaw55 from Missouri

Nov 30, 2023
 
Rated: 4 by OtisCampbell007 from Tennessee

Nov 23, 2023