Riverwest Stein Beer | Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
3.8/5
Very Good
755 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
Wisconsin, United States
lakefrontbrewery.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.68%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 04-18-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#19,005
Reviews:
279
Ratings:
755
pDev:
11.84%
Bros Score:
4.08
 
 
Wants:
53
Gots:
142
Trade:
1
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Ratings: 755 |  Reviews: 279
Photo of mikeg67
3/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

12 oz bottle. Pours amber with tall, long-lasting, fluffy off-white head. Aroma is of grassy hops and caramel malt. Body is medium and crisp. Grassy hops and caramel malt fill the mouth, there is some sourness. Finish is long and semidry. OK brew.

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Photo of HabaJohn
4.25/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Badger2121
3.92/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Great carmelly malt smell and taste. This is a great amber.

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Photo of zacckdaddy
4.03/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of B-rett
4.33/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A-Dark copper, transparent amber
S-Sweet, toasted bread
T-Roasted malt forward, followed by light sweet bitterness
M-Average carbonation, very drinkable
O-My favorite beer from my favorite brewery. RWS is my go-to all year at any occasion. Great well rounded beer.

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Photo of Haybeerman
3.59/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of kd0h
5/5  rDev +31.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of jwyrwa2421
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Zopiac
3.33/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Nice copper look, lots of head that lingers. Fairly light, hoppy flavour profile and even lighter smell. Slightly creamy feel that goes down well and easy. Hint of bitterness at the back end.

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Photo of jeffthepony
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Rabideeyore
3.76/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of scaliasux
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SSGCujo
3.93/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Jstarr2517
3.71/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Piercan
3.87/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of badgerbeer1
3.57/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

I liked this beer at first and thought it could be a go to. However after bought second sixer, not as good. Easy to drink but noticed a headache each morning after even a few. I think a touch of impurity?

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Photo of vheissu15
4.43/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jack_H_91
4.28/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jimmah120
3.82/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

12oz can with no date, just a code on the bottom

Great color (darkish amber hue) but lacking in head; just a white film that dissipates quickly into nothing. Smell is of grain, malted barley, champagne and high proof alcohol. Taste is very flavorful: grain, sweet malt, wood, sweet esters, with a bitter hint of hops in the finish.

In a perfect world more lagers would have the breadth of flavor this one has. Drinks like a beer twice it's ABV - in a good way

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Photo of kojevergas
3.35/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

On-draught at a bar in Potawatomi Casino in Milwaukee:

B- / WORTHY

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Photo of frykid
3.79/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bryan12345
3.25/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of OtisCampbell007
3.68/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mthomp081
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tfsimpkins
5/5  rDev +31.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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Riverwest Stein Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
Beer rating: 3.8 out of 5 with 755 ratings