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Brewed by Hausbrauerei Altstadthof
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Nürnberg, Germany

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MartinT (8351) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 31, 2011
My Bottom Line :
Drinkable but underhopped, this reddish lager focuses on its light caramel and toasted bread flavors in a soft, naturally carbonated mouthfeel.

Further Personal Perceptions :
-A sheet of foam covers the hazy copper.
-Fruity edges recall plums and pomegranates.
-This might be a different offering for Germany, but it feels like most generic Amber or Red Ales brewed in North America.
-The body is plumper than your average session lager.
-The finish really needs some more hop bitterness to create balance.

On tap at the brewpub.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
motelpogo (7173) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 16, 2004
on tap at the brewery with one of those renowned nuremberg snags. hard to judge the colour in the ceramic mug but didn´t seem particularly dark. not way tasty but rounded and smooth with some brown sugar and a moderate aluminium finish

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6718) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2007
On tap at the brewpub 3/11/07. Amber with a moderate white head. Malty aroma with some red fruit and orange hops. Flavour was malty with a dry finish. Good, but nothing like as good as the Schwarzbier.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (6647) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - SEP 4, 2012
Draft. Pours deep amber with a beige head. Sweet malts, lighter fruity notes, and a hint of floral hops. Not bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ernest (6542) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUN 23, 2004
Draught. Head is frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is dark amber. Aroma is moderately malty (toasted bread, cookie), lightly hoppy (flowers), with a note of orange. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic. Finish is lightly sweet, moderately acidic, lightly bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Could have been old/soured, maybe an autumn seasonal? Had in November 2003 at the brewpub.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TaktikMTL (6304) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 3, 2011
En fût. Verre de 200 ml dégusté directement à la brasserie. Arôme: Légère odeur de caramel fruité. Apparence: La couleur est ambrée foncée. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de caramel légèrement fruité avec une pointe de céréales. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût légèrement fruité. (Rating #3852)

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
deanso (6242) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 2, 2011
bottle from Altstadthof brewpub. Thin off white head. Red / amber pour, clear. Malty after taste. Nice enough.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jonas (6019) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - MAR 17, 2005
UPDATED: JUN 25, 2011 Tap@Brewpub
Earthy fruit aroma. Red amber colour, creamy off-white head. Grainy malt, earthy fruit, peach. Medium to light body, smooth mouthfeel. Brilliant beer!

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Braudog (5966) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - DEC 10, 2011
Draft at the brewpub. This comes across as just a bit thin. There’s a hint of caramel and toffee, but generally this is not as characterful as the other two we tried. Certainly easy to drink, but I choose the others. (#4381, 11/30/2011)

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cuso (5590) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 3, 2011
On tap at Brewpub, Nurnberg. Reddish brown color with nice huge beige head. Aroma, full of fruit and caramel. Taste, very fruity, caramel, sweet malt. Nice bittersweet finish. Nice.


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