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Fat Headís Black Knight Schwarzbier

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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.38/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Black lager with ruby highlights. This Bavarian specialty lager has a nutty maltiness with a smooth chocolate finish.
2012 Great American Beer Festival Silver Medal.
2014 Denver International Beer Competition Gold Medal.
2015 Great American Beer Festival Silver Medal!


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RRistow12 (693) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - AUG 7, 2016
Tasted from draft. Pours a very dark brown with off white head. Aroma is a faint nutty chocolate. Some roasted notes. Taste is very smooth lager with a pretty good body to it. Flavors of nuts, chocolate, faint coffee and caramel. Great dark lager. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (13334) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 3, 2016
Draft. Poured clear dark brown color with medium brown frothy head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Medium roasted dark malty aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy flavor of roasted malt sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate duration. Interesting solid brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alexsdad06 (8899) - Ohio, USA - JUL 23, 2016
Draft to taster at BCís Bottle Lodge. Pours a dark cola brown color with a small beige head. The aroma and flavor have roasted malt and cocoa, light nutty character, mild earthy notes, decent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SirLimpsalot (3673) - SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2016
@ Fat Heads 16-3-10: Lštta rostade toner av lakrits och choklad. Ganska gott.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gyllenbock (7556) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2016
On tap at the Brewpub in Portland. Dark brown with a small head. Aroma and taste of malt, caramel and light dark fruit. Also some nuts in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (2904) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - SEP 17, 2015
Aroma: Dark Bread y Malts, Dark Chocolate, Mild Coffee Appearance: Dark Hue, Passes Almost No Light, Off White Head Ring, Some Lacing Taste: Dark Sweet Bread, Coffee, Mild Chocolate Mouthfeel: Decent Carbonation, Medium to Full Bodied, Mildly Drying, Mildly Filling

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Panzuriel (1922) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - AUG 31, 2015
On Tap at Galloís Tap room in Columbus. Fat Headís Black Knight Schwarzbier is a darker brown colored beer with a nice tan head of small bubbles. Nose is darker roasted malt with some chocolate bitterness present. Taste is lightly sweet roasted malt with hints of caramel, cocoa and dark coffee. Body is silky. Finish nice bitters. a very decent schwarzbier.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ron (3549) - Rochester, New York, USA - AUG 18, 2015
On tap at the Brewpub with the Ohio gang. Dark brown color with a medium tan head. The aroma is malty with some chocolate in the background. Thin-bodied with flavors of toasted malt, chocolate and mild hops. The finish is sweet chocolate malt up front with a light hops aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ryanscourt (1360) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Dark black appearance, somewhat transparent in color. Creamy body with nice roasted blabbed with a medium body. Best swartzbier I have had.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (9307) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Draft at Libertyís, served in a taster goblet. Pours a cloudy coffee brown with a moderate beige head that settles into a thick ring and thin film while lacing the glass. Notes of toasted and chocolate malts, cola, earth, tobacco, and nuts. Light-medium bodied, with medium carbonation and a dry, toasty, earthy mouthfeel. Good schwarzbier.


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