Lazy Marmot Maibock | Grand Teton Brewing Co.

Lazy Marmot MaibockLazy Marmot Maibock
BA SCORE
3.88/5
40 Ratings
Lazy Marmot MaibockLazy Marmot Maibock
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Grand Teton Brewing Co.
Idaho, United States
grandtetonbrewing.com

Style: Maibock / Helles Bock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by JohnGalt1 on 01-21-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
8
Ratings:
40
pDev:
7.99%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
3
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 40 |  Reviews: 8
Reviews by JuicesFlowing:
Photo of JuicesFlowing
4.04/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured into a balloon glass.

Look: Semi-clear copper body. Light cream colored head with a film of retention. Light spots of watery lacing.

Aroma: Faintly alcoholic with a deep sniff, but otherwise traces of caramel and toffee and sweet malts.

Taste: First of all, for 7.8% this beer is pretty smooth, and the malt sweetness adds to that. There's a faint taste of wood in the finish but not before the caramel and toffee notes do their thing.

Mouthfeel: Pretty smooth considering the ABV, slightly dry.

Overall: A very sweet, clean sipper that goes down smooth. Hinges on being too sweet, but enjoyable all the same.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of moundbz
4.13/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of chinchill
3.8/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

On tap in SC.

Very interesting. Certainly one of the most flavorful and complex lagers I've had and, not coincidentally, about the only barrel aged one. Plenty of barrel aging impact but not so much so as to mask some of the underlying lager character.

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Photo of sgttibbs
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of andrew8626
3.7/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of CWVegas
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of riotontheroad
4.3/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of GRG1313
3.58/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mkf629
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of jaydoc
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of FeDUBBELFIST
4.5/5  rDev +16%

Photo of tbone64
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of ovaltine
4.04/5  rDev +4.1%

Photo of masterofsparks
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of Hopheadjeffery
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of outoffocus
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ac22rush
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of nmann08
3.85/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

From a bottle (with an awesome label), pours a cloudy golden color, great carbonation and head that laces the glass. A bit active for this style.

The nose is very malty, apples, floral, candied caramel and sugar. The flavor is sweet, wheat, light malts, faint citrus. The alcohol is really present, making this drink heavy and every bit of its 7.8%.

Overall, pretty good. I don't ever crave this style, but this is an above average interpretation.

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Photo of sparx1100
3.77/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Hellpop65
3.85/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of avalon07
3.85/5  rDev -0.8%

A: Poured from a bottle to a mug. Had a light brown color and a slightly hazy consistency. There was an inch of foamy, long-lasting head. OK lacing.

S: A decent aroma that was dominated by malt, with a definite hops presence as well.

T: Tasted of malt, a big shot of spicy hops, and a tinge of caramel in the finish. A pretty solid flavor with a much livelier character than a lot of other maibocks. Not a stunner, but still pretty tasty.

M: A well-carbonated beer with a smooth finish. Medium-bodied.

O: In general, this is a well made, easy to drink beer. Very vibrant and drinkable.

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Photo of snansel
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of Wasatch
4.12/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750ml Bottle
2014 Vintage (Jan 21, 2014)
Foil Seal (Green)/Capped
Bottle Conditioned

Almost 2 years on this brew!

Poured into a Westy chalice a very nice slightly cloudy golden dark orange color, very nice carbonation, with a very nice small off-white head, which leaves some very nice sticky lacing behind. The nose is malty, a slight yeast note, kinda peachy, slight hop note. The taste is pretty nice malty, nice yeast note, kinda fruity (peach) very nice sweetness. Medium body, slightly complex brew. Overall, this is a very nice brew.

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Photo of RangnaR
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of Gobzilla
4/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Lazy Marmot Maibock from Grand Teton Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.88 out of 5 with 40 ratings
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