Workman's Compensation | Lion Bridge Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Lion Bridge Brewing Company
Iowa, United States
lionbridgebrewing.com

Style: English Dark Mild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by wspanic201 on 07-02-2014

BEER STATS
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
37
Avg:
4.39
pDev:
10.93%
 
 
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2
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6
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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 37
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Photo of Brent_B
4.57/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of boogerisu
3.78/5  rDev -13.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Asrugan
4.06/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of markcp
3.75/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of atlbravsrno1
4.25/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of burtonryan
2.99/5  rDev -31.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of bismarksays
4.78/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

The key to a Mild is having enough caramely malt to give your beer a slightly sweetness, but not too much where it is cloying of heavy. You need enough hops to bring it into balance, but not so much that it is bitter. The mouthfeel should be light and prickly, but champagne like. It is all about subtle charm and beauty and this one has it in spades. World class.

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Photo of NickTheGreat
4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

This is one of the better beers I've had. Admittedly, I am not an English Mild expert, but this hits everything right.

Good color, good smell, great maltiness. Not bitter, but it shouldn't be.

Wish I could get this locally

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Photo of Berg77
3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

Photo of Kurmaraja
4.06/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of SJ-IABrews
4.5/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of craigbelly
4.04/5  rDev -8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of LukeGude
3.75/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of wspanic201
4/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of Scott17Taylor
3.99/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is my first beer in the style, and I'm curious now to try more. Dark rich malts, a surprising amount of malty flavor a for such a low abv beer. It's very good, very simple, but good.

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Photo of YalovaIA
4.25/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of zaraspook
3.36/5  rDev -23.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Jbuckley
4.32/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of lupercmda
4.37/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of durlta
4.19/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ejayz
4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

Photo of yankees27
4/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of IowaFireman
4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of elliott1184
3.69/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 22Blue
3.99/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Workman's Compensation from Lion Bridge Brewing Company
4.39 out of 5 based on 37 ratings.
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