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Creemore Springs Premium Lager | Creemore Springs Brewery Limited

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BA SCORE
3.83/5
Very Good
406 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Creemore Springs Brewery Limited
Ontario, Canada
creemoresprings.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Lager is made the world over, but Creemore Springs Premium Lager is one of a kind. In all our travels, we've never found another like it. From the start, we've fire-brewed our flagship beer to be unique. It’s always made with the best ingredients and a strict adherence to traditional brewing methods. It’s just different up here, and so is our lager.

Our unique lager has a brilliant copper colour, overtones of sweet caramel malt and an appealing, well-balanced floral hop character. It's fire-brewed using the best ingredients and our own spring water.

24 IBU

Added by kbub6f on 10-05-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#12,550
Reviews:
188
Ratings:
406
pDev:
12.53%
Bros Score:
4.3
 
 
Wants:
52
Gots:
74
Trade:
0
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4.63/5  rDev +20.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

It might be nostalgia, but I considered Creemore Springs Premium Lager to be a classic when I drank it back in the early N0 N00s.

Creemore Springs pours out as a fantastic amber color with a lovely aroma of malt and hops jumping out the glass. The taste was the crown. Fantastic. It's what made me want to explore the craft brewing world. It's smooth, creamy with enough hoppyness to make you drink more.
It was always my top classed beer, without doubt.

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

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3.49/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

This beer is fairly mild. The colour is a bit darker than your average beer.

It formed a nice head when it was poured but it disappeared fairly quickly.

There doesn't seem to be any strong after taste or bold/bitter flavor.

I like to drink it with burgers done on the BBQ.

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3/5  rDev -21.7%

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2.98/5  rDev -22.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Head: Whirlpool scumbubbles w/slight yellow tinge. 3 fingers high.
Shoulders: 5/8" rim, no lace, eventually sported a dime sized film on top~right in the middle.
Knees: Clear as clear can be.
Toes: Yes, nice bubbles from the bottom of the mug.
Eyes: Very rich in color... much like transparent burnt cheese.
Ears: I hear a rainy day on the ocean.
Mouth/Tongue: Feels stingy & thick with medium carb/bitter, ick. I taste a birch bark canoe.
Nose: I can smell the bitterness like in a rubber tire tube.

Overall: The best thing about this beer is the cheese. I love melted cheddar cheese (even
slightly burnt)! I rename this beer "Morecheese Please".

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

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3.73/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

473 ml can poured into a pint glass. Purchased at LCBO

Appearance - 1 finger of nice white head is poured on top of beautiful golden copper color beer. Some effervescence and there's a slightly reddish hue to the beer that looks intriguing.

Smell - Bready, biscuity, not dissimilar from other lagers yet somehow incrementally better than most of them. Little bit grassy as well.

Taste - Nice malty flavor but perceptible hop balance. Bready and biscuity again with slight bitterness in the aftertaste. Flavors are strong and bold.

Mouthfeel - Rich, filling. A decadent lager with dryish finish and medium carbonation that strikes all the right chords of good.

Overall - An excellent lager that is often the best option on tap as well when dining out in Southern Ontario.

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

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Creemore Springs Premium Lager from Creemore Springs Brewery Limited
Beer rating: 3.83 out of 5 with 406 ratings
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