The One They Call Zoe | Hops and Grain Brewery

BA SCORE
88
very good
370 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay
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The One They Call ZoeThe One They Call Zoe
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hops and Grain Brewery
Texas, United States
hopsandgrain.com

Style: American Pale Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by LittleDon on 04-09-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
370
Reviews:
45
Avg:
3.97
pDev:
11.34%
 
 
Wants:
29
Gots:
58
For Trade:
2
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 370 |  Reviews: 45
Photo of Kurmaraja
3.98/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of MrHolden
3.49/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NealioATX
3.27/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Tommo
4/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Obscenely drinkable. Probably the best lager i have ever had. Great body and nice hop notes to finish off the flavor profile. Overall amazing, again for a lager

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Photo of Dobbsyo
4.08/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Sweetdemonsweat
3.3/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of ExaltedNecrosis
4.2/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of GreatStoutman
3.89/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of gjoker321
3.53/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LoudRed
3.88/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of alexpcat13
4.35/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of stevoj
3.93/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewery. Notaing like an expertly crafted lager. Beautiful to look at, full of flavor, very satisfying. I could drink this for a while ( that says a lot.

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Photo of Clayton0216
3.76/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Photo of capnamerica
3.62/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jdimento
4/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ryanhooks81
3.91/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dasotelo50
2.82/5  rDev -29%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of PA-Michigander
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ericstites
3.16/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of MollyPet17
4.62/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 1.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of cam12
5/5  rDev +25.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of bwood06
4.09/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

On tap into a small pint glass

A - Thicker head than all of my other pours at this brewery which is a nice change. Head is frothy and dissipates somewhat slowly. Beer is cloudy and orangish with a tint of copper. Moderate carbonation is visible. 4/5

S - Very citrusy (grapefruit) on the nose and floral alongside notes of biscuit and white bread. Very simple, but a nice strong aroma to accompany the tasting. 4.25/5

T - The grapefruit really comes out right away which is followed by white bread and a slight caramel sweetness. Floral hops round out the taste alongside a bit of green apple and a lingering bitterness that is not overwhelming, simply a reminder of the hops in the beer. 4/5

M - Nice and light pale lager with a decent carbonation burn. Somewhat smooth as well despite the lightness and amount of carbonation. Very sessionable in terms of mouthfeel. 4.25/5

O - Not an overly complicated pale lager but it doesn't have to be. Nice strong aroma and flavor profile that are a reflection of one another with a nice balance between bitter and sweet. Simple, but well executed. 4/5

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Photo of jmills3
3.8/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BdM
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Sheppard
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a deep straw golden color. Minimal head half the width of a pinky, despite an aggressive pour. There is minimal aroma. Soft mouthfeel with light bubblegum and grain. It is a light and unoffensive. There is no lingering aftertaste. Overall, this is a soft, refreshing lager. Would try this again fresh, but I'm not sure how much of a difference that would make.

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The One They Call Zoe from Hops and Grain Brewery
3.97 out of 5 based on 370 ratings.
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