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RATINGS: 378   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Like Freigeist Abraxas, it’s also inspired by the style Lichtenhainer, but this version is stronger (6% alc.) and contains more lactic sourness. Brewed until 2012 at Braustelle (375 ml bottle), from 2013 at Göller in Zeil (330 ml bottle).


Cletus' rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cletus (6355) - Connecticut, USA - APR 19, 2013
Pours hazy gold with a white head. Smells like a bamberg smoked beer. Tastes slightly tarte and minerally with a smoky finish. I am happy to see gose separated out, but why lump it in with lichtenhainer and grodziskie?


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
trentacle (21) - NEW ZEALAND - JUL 23, 2016
Smoky more than sour. Milky, but also, somehow, thin. Not bad, but didn’t live up to my Oh too high expectations.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (3568) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 15, 2016
16.9 oz bottle pours golden with a white head. Aroma of smoke, tart and some citrus. Taste is smokey, salt and tart.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vadie (1225) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 14, 2016
Jaune pale et opaque avec une grande robe blanche. L’arôme du blé et un peu de fumée et houblon florale, et peut ętre du sel. En bouche c’est léger mais assez complexe, avec des céréales, du blé, pain, un peu du fumée et une finition légčrement amer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
explosivedog (79) - NEW ZEALAND - JUL 8, 2016
Pint at Vultures’ Lane. So smoky, the wheat and sour both take a backseat and that’s a shame. I like it but I feel it could have been so much more.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerplace (576) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 6, 2016
500ml bottle from Bottle Jockey, tasted at Matt’s. Aroma and taste are very smokey, oil, mazut, wheat. Very interesting.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
c0fein (517) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 24, 2016
500ml bottle from boxbeers.com

Golden colour with a white head. Smoky, salt, malt, a bit sweet. Ok.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CzechTex (127) - - JUN 13, 2016
On tap. Not my cup of tea. Odd, lingering aftertaste that bothered me. Feel on the tongue was also....unpleasant. I wanted to like this one but I cannot. Next....

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gurthnar (4781) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 11, 2016
Tap at Beergeek Bar Freigeist tap takeover. Slightly grainy, cereal, oatmeal like. Moderate level of beechwood smoke. Faintest hint of lactic acid. Thin bodied and easy drinking with a high carbonation. Very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fules (648) - Gyöngyös, HUNGARY - JUN 10, 2016
Közepes, gyorsan eltűnő hab, egészen sötét félbarna szín. Kissé savanykás, füstölt búzás illat. Enyhén savanykás, hajszálnyit sós, füstölt búzasörös ízek, szinte semmi keserű. Közepesen szénsavas és testes, jól egybesimuló ízekkel. Nagyon finom, igazán frissítő ital.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (9243) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 7, 2016
Keg at the Hanging Bat. Pours golden with a light haze, thin white head. Aromas of smoke, sour lemons, bread. Taste is smoky, spicy, more sour lemon. Quite a complex blend of flavours going on. Clean finish too. Nice.


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