Category 140: Near Gluten-Free Beer

Color:
Varies with underlying style
Clarity:
Varies with underlying style
Perceived Malt Aroma and Flavor:
Varies with underlying style. Grains and fermentables which differ from those typically used to produce a given beer style can and will produce flavor and aroma outcomes that differ from traditional versions. Such differences are to be expected and are acceptable.
Perceived Hop Aroma and Flavor:
Varies with underlying style
Fermentation Characteristics:
Although brewers may design and identify these beers according to defined style guidelines, these beers should be evaluated on their own merits without strict adherence to defined style parameters.
Body:
Varies with underlying style
Additional Notes:
Gluten-reduced beers’ original ingredients would have gluten content that has been reduced by enzymes or other processes.
Alcohol by Volume:
Varies with style
IBU:
Varies with style
SRM Color:
Varies with style