Great Lakes Eliot Ness | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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Great Lakes Eliot NessGreat Lakes Eliot Ness
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Great Lakes Eliot NessGreat Lakes Eliot Ness

Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Ohio, United States

Style: Vienna Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An amber lager with rich, fragrant malt flavors balanced by crisp noble hops.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-11-2001

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12 oz bottle. Pours amber with a long lasting white head and nice lacing. Aroma is of caramel malt and noble hops, hints of cherries. Body is medium and slightly crisp. Taste is of caramel malt in the beginning followed by herbal, earthy hops. Finish is long and dry. Nicely balanced excellent brew.

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poured into a glass stien.

Appearance: light amber / orange bodied beer with a slight copper hue. An off white head with easily two fingers of head. The head has some staying power and leaves a little bit of spotted lace on the glass.

Smell: grainy, biscuity, and bready malt profile with a touch of caramel sweetness. A touch of citrus and grassy hops.

Taste: This beer tastes almost identical to the nose, but has just a touch of nuttiness in the malt profile like a brown ale. Really nice balance between the malts and hops really smooth lager beer. Finishes with a grainy cereal note.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation. Smooth easy drinking summer beer with nice flavors and fantastic smoothness. Carbonation is crisp and clean.

Overall: This is a great beer all around. Summer is here and this is a solid option when it gets hot.

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Great Lakes Eliot Ness from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.07 out of 5 with 3,241 ratings
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