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Super Awesome Lager | Austin Beerworks

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Brewed by:
Austin Beerworks
Texas, United States | website

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Summer

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Added by Jame515 on 10-16-2013

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
25
Avg:
3.86
pDev:
51.55%
 
 
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People on this site would not know a good lager if it hit em in the face. As apparent from the some of the "hads" here. On tap at Salt & Time in Austin.

A: Pours a beautifully clear golden/yellow color. A two finger white head forms and recedes after a minute. Light lace.
S: Crackers and biscuit malts, baked bread up front in the nose. Followed by a nice grassy, green leaf hop bitterness. I assume Saaz hops. Simple, but really well done.
T: Again, simple but excellent. Dry cracker and biscuit malts up front. The dryness continues with the hops, that leaves a great grassy and perfectly bitter finish (without being over barring at all).
M/D: A light body that has perfect carbonation. So dry and refreshing. Incredibly crisp and clean. So easy to drink. All day with this.

A great, supper clean and easy to drink Helles. Spot on for the style, and something I wish I had easy access to in Houston. Really well done.

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Super Awesome Lager from Austin Beerworks
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