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Emelisse Rauchbier

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Formerly brewed at Brouwerij Emelisse
Style: Smoked
Kamperland, Netherlands

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 336   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Emelisse Rauchbier is brewed with a unique combination of five different malts,and with a large percentage of smoked malt from Bamburg, Germany. The maltery from which it comes is known around the world for the superior quality of this special malt, which is smoked on damp beechwood.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
riversideAK (5650) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - JUL 12, 2011
Nice sweet salty smoked nose. Mesquite, meat, some caramelized notes. Pours amberish brown, thin head. Nice flavors of sweet smoke, mesquite, leather, meat, some burnt roastiness in there a bit at times. Dry sweet smokey finish. Solid drinkability. Nice stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
wekker84 (1610) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - JUL 4, 2011
Bottle a amber colored beer with a white head aroma smoke malts smoke bacon some sweetness and spicy flavor smoke bacon some caramel malts some sweet spicy and hops

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (9140) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 4, 2011
Probably the best smoked beer I’ve had so far. Smell nuts, smoked, malts. Very nice color, dark brown with a deep red glow. Nice taste and a pretty good body considering only 6.2 ABV.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LomYst (552) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 3, 2011
black and white beer... both taste and aroma contain a lot of, well, smoke... but not much else, which is a shame.. texture starts out oily, but turns watery after a few sips... nice salty, warming (firelike) finish

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DutchDrebus (4340) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUN 22, 2011
Dark amber colour. Smells like nuts, smoke. Bit hoppy also. Not really my favorite beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nate (3792) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 21, 2011
From bottle. Mild nutty-smoky aroma, with tangy malt sweetness and light citrusy notes. Dark amber clear with light haze, topped with off-white creamy lacing head. Medium watery body with medium carbonation. Starts with medium malt sweetness, pilsner malt with mild smoke. Stays medium sweet with mild chalky bitterness and light tannins. Finish is bitter with dry after, nutty sweet with a bit of smoke.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gary (1476) - Boosting beer @ London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2011
UPDATED: JUN 26, 2011 (Bottled) I always anticipate trying new Smoked beers , your palate recieves a bizzare and pretty fucked up expereince by their "unique nature". This take on a Rauchbier is decent ,if slightly subdued on the uncompromising smoke character that makes this style worth drinking .
If you’re gonna set fire to malt and drink its ashes-it should be more intense than here . The customary smoked character of course , like liquid pepperoni is here ..and the palate is pretty rich and earthy, maybe hops coming through & it looks great in a Schneider Glass. THE SMOKE NEEDS THE VOLUME TURNED UP!!.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
NachlamSie (2830) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 2, 2011
Bottle from Bruisin’. This is a classic take on a rauchbier with no real surprises. The aroma is smoky, first and foremost. It has that bacony quality like beech smoke. A little sour twang is noticeable. The smokiness is good, reminiscent of Schlenkerla though nowhere near as powerful. Vegetal flavors are present. Overall I am very happy with the brew. However, it isn’t as full bodied or as smoky as others I prefer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CH-303 (1506) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - MAY 31, 2011
Appearance: Chestnut brown. Initially clear, later floaty sediments. Nice, off-white head. Aroma: Smoke, bacon and some malt. Taste: Good amount of smoke and malt. Slight bitterness. Nice. Info: 330ml bottle, 21/5-2011

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Wim (2941) - Weelde, BELGIUM - MAY 15, 2011
amber coloured body with a white head a smoked meat spicy malty aroma a smoked herby sweet malty bitter taste with a spicy bitter finish


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