Von Trapp Vienna Lager | von Trapp Brewing

BA SCORE
86
very good
220 Ratings
Von Trapp Vienna LagerVon Trapp Vienna Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
von Trapp Brewing
Vermont, United States
vontrappbrewing.com

Style: Vienna Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A crisp, full-bodied traditional amber lager.

IBU 33

Added by kingcrowing on 04-21-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
220
Reviews:
56
Avg:
3.87
pDev:
11.11%
 
 
Wants:
9
Gots:
38
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 220 |  Reviews: 56
Photo of AZBeerDude72
4.11/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours a hazy amber/gold with good foamy head and mild lacing. Smells very sweet of malt and biscuit, little honey and minor floral. Tastes very nice, rich malty goodness with a hint of honey sweetness, some floral tones, and a mild dryness on the finish. This was a pleasant beer all around and very smooth, zero bitterness and would rate it a lighter beer.

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Photo of antott0523
4.24/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of williahd
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jeff1973
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of WunderLlama
3.94/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle poured into German stein

Translucent copper, thick white frothy two finger foam cap, good lacings

Aroma of malts

Clean , crisp malt taste

Smooth

Good beer

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Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.62/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This was poured into a pilsener glass. The appearance was a nice looking hazy golden orange color with a two finger white foamy head that dissipated within about thirty seconds leaving messy clingy lacing sticking to the glass. The smell started off with crisp sweet nutty malts leading into a slight sweet biscuity edge. The taste was mainly sweet through the combination of the nutty malts and biscuity aspect and also allowing a slight roastiness coming into balance. There’s a nutty aftertaste and a quick sweet finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light on the body with a fairly decent sessionability about it. Carbonation feels right and leads to a nice smoothness about it. Overall, this was a pretty good Vienna Lager that I could have again.

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Photo of Ben1313
3.94/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mdfb79
3.73/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tbeer40
3.94/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of scotorum
3.93/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

VON TRAPP VIENNA LAGER 5/15/17

Poured from the 12 oz. bottle into a Unibroue stemmed pilsner

a; Clear dark amber with an inch thick white head which receded to even surface foam and spotty lacing.

s; Light bready malt

t; follows the nose along with a mild hop bite. Mainly dry finish.

m; Medium, good body and carbonation tingle.

o; A well-balanced, tasty lager which is great for the style.

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Photo of PicoPapa
4.02/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

12oz bottle. Pours an light copper colored orange color with a half inch of head. Some lacing. The aroma is toasted malts, sweet bread, straw, and grassy hops. The taste is a blend of sweet malts, grassy hops, and a bit doughy. Finishes with a crispness of the malts along with more grassy and floral hops. Very drinkable with a medium to light body, but packs a good amount of flavor.

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Photo of IBUBrew
4.01/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mmorris15
4.02/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of TheManiacalOne
3.79/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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

Photo of Shawnspl
3.5/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ajm5108
3.35/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Traditional golden Amber color. Aroma is light malt, slight hop aroma. Clean German malt bill, some pilsener, and grassy hops / orange peel. Good body.

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Photo of wafers
4.19/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Uconnelmo
3.81/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rjp217
3.5/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jaydoc
4.01/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of wbizbot
4.43/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of dar482
3.9/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

The beer comes in a pale amber color.

The beer offers sweet breadiness, a bit of grainy malts, a wonderful lingering white sugar, wonderfully crisp and carbonated. Staying true, it lingers on the sweetness, with the crisp bitterness hitting on the finish.

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Photo of jmg480
3.66/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Nichols33
3.75/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Von Trapp Vienna Lager from von Trapp Brewing
3.87 out of 5 based on 220 ratings.
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