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Great Lakes Eliot Ness | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
4.08/5
Exceptional
3,228 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:
#2,276
Reviews:
1,035
Ratings:
3,228
pDev:
11.27%
Bros Score:
4.5
 
 
Wants:
309
Gots:
690
Trade:
3
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This beer is just not meant for my palette I guess. I've had it in bars in Northeast Ohio and in bottle form numerous times.

I'm not going to give a lengthy review, but I'm just weighing in to say this beer never did anything for me. It has a caramel, nutty, sweet mouthful that turns me off and makes me wish I was drinking something else.

I do greatly enjoy Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter as well as Dortmunder Lager. I'm not afraid to say however that my opinion of the Elliot Ness Amber Lager greatly differs from the common opinion of the experts..who like it a lot. I don't care for it very much.

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Great Lakes Eliot Ness from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.08 out of 5 with 3,228 ratings
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