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Brewed by Brauerei Grasser Huppendorfer
Style: Zwickel/Keller/Landbier
Königsfeld-Huppendorf, Germany

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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Seit November 2005 haben wir unser Sortiment um ein helles, mildes und vollmundiges "Zwickel" ausgeweitet. Der Name Zwickelbier ist abgeleitet vom sogenannten "Zwickl", dem Probierhahn an den Lagerfässern. Dieses Bier wird ausschließlich naturtrüb mit feiner Hefe direkt vom Mutterfaß im Lagerkeller abgezapft. Alkoholgehalt 4.6 %vol.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
brugmanneke (278) - GERMANY - OCT 10, 2012
(50 cl bottle) Golden-yellow colour, hazy, quickly disappearing white head. Aroma of hay, yeast, dusty grains, slight herbal and bubblegum notes, fruity and spicy aftertaste. Light bitterness, light sweetness. soft carbonation. A very good example of that style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Camons (5610) - Hasselager, DENMARK - OCT 10, 2012
Bottle @ Home. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma of malt, grain, hay, grass. Flavor is malt, grain, light sweetness, some fruit, grassy hops. Medium body, lively carbonation. 101012

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevnic2008 (7575) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 9, 2012
Yellow color, slightly cloudy. Starts very fruity, slightly bitter. The finish is slightly earthy and grainy, with good aroma hops in the background!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TwoSipDip (8894) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 30, 2012
Bottle @ Mega Bavarian Beer Tasting in Schlitz. Hazy yellow appearance with a white head. Husky, grainy pale malty, straw aroma. Crisp, dry pale lager, hay, straw, dry flavor. Simple but easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hawanna (2025) - GERMANY - MAR 8, 2012
Bottle. From Landbierparadies. golden, cloudy, medium body, oily feel, average carbonation,

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
motelpogo (6203) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 25, 2012
bottle from landbierparadies. poured very pale hay colour with a slim head; aroma of half-cooked porridge; greek yoghurt, lime zest; pleasantly grainy, just needed double the hops - it would have been an excellent beer with a fruitier, more bitter finish

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Grima (2070) - Saarburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, GERMANY - FEB 4, 2012
Sorry for the german rating, but this is a lousy rating from my "newbie" time (2007-2009), and it’s not worth of being translated. I just added it for the statistics, and to complete my backlog!
Schöne mittelporige Schaumkrone, die sehr lange hält. Die Farbe geht Richtung Zitrone, und es ist nur leicht trüb. Der Geruch ist fruchtig und leicht säuerlich. Der Antrunk ist schön hopfig herb, mit einer leichten fruchtigen Herbe im Nachgeschmack.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jonb5 (340) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2012
Very pale colour, medium head. Mine was clear. Grassy hoppy aroma hints of straw. Very crisp and easy to drink, no bitterness, it was grassy and slightly malty. It was easy on the palate but had some gas. Overall I’d say this was much more like a Helles/Export than a zwickel but a good thirst quencher.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (4704) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 7, 2011
Bottle, MHD 24.11.2011. Nose is sweet citric malt and very faint grass. Pale, super bright yellow, slightly cloudy with a noisy white head. Taste is very sweet, citrus, yes, but also vanilla, banana, yeast, candy-fruity minerals, and a little pudding - a lot like a Hefeweizen! Dries out slightly by the end, but not a ton, bitterness is very low, though, so I suppose the sweetness is permitted to linger. Medium-lightish body, very smooth with just a touch of carbonated punch. Enjoyed its youthful enthusiasm!

2.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
TEJA (1261) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 5, 2011
Draught at their brewpub. Thinn white lace. Malty lager malt aroma and a tuch of chrystal malts and nobel hops. Sweet malty taste but too litle hop-taste and bitterness makes it a litle unbalanced.


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