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Lazy Marmot Maibock | Grand Teton Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
3.88/5
Very Good
40 Ratings
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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
 
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Ratings: 40 |  Reviews: 8
Photo of JoelClark
3/5  rDev -22.7%

Photo of coriswrasse
3.06/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This beer pours a hazy golden brown and has good carbonation with little head and very little lace. It was poured on draft and has a little bit of an astringent mouth feel the smell is very subtle and the flavor is characteristic of a maibock but not very good.

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Photo of CPAles
3.44/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of masterofsparks
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of RangnaR
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

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

Photo of jaydoc
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

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 snansel
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of mkh895
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

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

Photo of little_star
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

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

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 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 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 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 gouettn
3.93/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of scratch69
3.96/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I poured a bottle into a pilsner glass.

Appearance- Clear, deep golden color with two fingers worth of head. Fair amount of runny lacing.

Smell- Sweet malt and caramel aromas.

Taste- Sweet malt and dough-like flavors with some spicy hop notes at the finish.

Mouthfeel- Medium bodied and smooth.

Overall- A good maibock and very easy to drink.

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Photo of sgttibbs
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of CWVegas
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of mkf629
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of tbone64
4/5  rDev +3.1%

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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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