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Brewed by Brauerei Heller
Style: Smoked
Bamberg, Germany

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 2467   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bamberg’s speciality, a dark, bottom fermented smokebeer, brewed with Original Schlenkerla Smokemalt from the Schlenkerla maltings and tapped according to old tradition directly from the gravity-fed oakwood cask in the historical brewery tavern.


Dudar's rating

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dudar (107) - Minsk, - JAN 28, 2012
Deep red pour, off-white head vanished quickly. Aroma of smoke, honey, caramel, bread crust. Medium body, medium carbonation. Very nice crisp clean bitterness in the aftertaste, with smoke and vanilla.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
portwood (95) - Markham, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 26, 2016
Smell: smoked meat, chocolate, roasted malt, ashy Taste: rich mouth feel, meaty, slight fishy note Finish: coffee, smoked salmon, dry smoke, dark chocolate (tasted 05/23/16, bottle BB 10/2016)

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcnielsen (3095) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 25, 2016
Bottle. Pours an dark amber color with cream head. Smoke, ham, wood, slim jim aromas. Smoke, sausage, ham, wood flavors. Classic rauchbier.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pioter (70) - POLAND - JUN 21, 2016
Piana obfita, piękna, kremowa. Kolor piwa brązowy. W aromacie przyjemna dawka dymu. Raczej średnie wysycenie i średnia pełnia. W smku raczej słaba goryczka i ponownie dym od drewna. Na pewno ciekawe marcowe, ale ogolnie to dość średnie

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KennethArd (414) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2016
Aroma of peated salami & sweet malt. Clear red/brown with low tanned head. Lightly peated taste of fudge & lightly hoppy. Light body & lively carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DenverLogan (1026) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - JUN 17, 2016
From a 5year old bottle into a Chimay glass. Pours brown with head and lace. Aroma of liquid smoke, pulled pork, smoked wood. Light carbonation and significant mouthfeel. Flavors of burnt malts, molassas, minerals, slight liquid smoke, slight chocolate. Overall unique, flavorful, generally an aquired taste, but tasty for the style, well worth tasting after understanding what this is as a smoked brew. Amazingly potent after many years.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
UjoKlobasa (460) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 15, 2016
Bottle. Chestnut color, tan head. Aroma of smoke, cichorium. Taste is light bitter, light sweet. This beer is fresh, light, easy to drink. Very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maris (1339) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - JUN 14, 2016
From a 500ml bottle on 14/6/2016. Pours a very deep amber with a biggish head. The nose features smoke, bacon, ham and ash. All of these feature in the flavour, which is joined by some caramel, brown sugar and a little honey. Features a modest bitterness. The texture is slightly syrupy and the carbonation average. Very cohesive and well balanced. A delightful smoked beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gr_pa (318) - siemianowice, POLAND - JUN 13, 2016
Clear brown, nice head. Aroma: smokeyness, malt, caramel. Full body, medium to heavy sweetness, medium bitterness. Taste: at he beginning malty and appleish, but later smoke dominates till aftertaste. Some bitterness at the finish. Not much is happening, but there’s everything that should be.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cistercienzer (17) - - JUN 12, 2016
This was a real special experience. Drank it accompanying aspargus, which combined quite well. Was actually surprised how well the ’smoke’ flavour combines with food.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sir__v (1859) - Lille, FRANCE - JUN 7, 2016
On tap @ Moeder Lambic - Color: dark brown beer with small carbonation and medium brown head. Smell: smoked malt. Smoked oak and smoked ham. Really well balanced. Wood notes. Taste: medium body with smoked malt. Good woody smoked and ham smoked. Very nice beer easy drinkable. Aftertaste: smoked.


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