Cismontane The Citizen Californian Lager is a California Common from Cismontane Brewing Company. The Citizen is a golden warm fermented lager. The Citizen is a murky, cloudy orange beer. The smell has a slight sweet bread aroma with a hint of citrus, similar to a Belgian style. It has tastes of grain, grass and hops similar to an earthy green tea. The palate expands on the tongue with notes of orange, grape. The finish is a slight sweet, well rounded and crisp. If you want to experience the old school real California Common style of beer then this is the one. Buy Cismontane The Citizen Californian Lager online today and try this uniquely American style beer for yourself.
The California Common, or Steam Beer, is a unique 100% American style lager. It's brewed with a special strain of lager yeast that works better at warmer temperature. The California Common almost disappeared after all alcohol became illegal during the temperance movement.