Great Lakes Eliot Ness | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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4.07/5
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3,241 Ratings
Great Lakes Eliot NessGreat Lakes Eliot Ness
BEER INFO

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

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

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,476
Reviews:
1,038
Ratings:
3,241
pDev:
11.3%
Bros Score:
4.5
 
 
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311
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690
Trade:
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Poured from a 12oz bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance is a dark amber color with a small amount of foamy tan head.

Smell is dominated by caramel malts.

Taste is similar, nice and sweet without being cloying, The beer finishes with just a touch of hop bitterness.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied, and very smooth on the palate.

Overall an excellent amber lager.

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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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