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Brewed by Brauerei Hartmann
Style: Smoked
Scheßlitz-Würgau, Germany

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RATINGS: 93   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Crystal-clear mountain spring water and a touch of roasted malt give this beer its pristine and unforgettable flavour. Craft-brewed from a traditional recipe, Felsentrunk is amber in colour, spiced with a hint of smoke, a tribute to the art of brewing in the Franconia region of Bavaria.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dalle (1145) - Skørping, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2006
Draught. Dark golden with smallish head. Biscuity malts, dry, somewhat aged flavor. In Bamberg this didn’t impress.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MoritzF (8250) - Bochum, GERMANY - JUL 28, 2006
(bottle) Clear, amber colour with a short, not very persistent, slightly off-white foamy head. Light-sweet toast-malty, slightly fruity aroma with a touch of caramel and faint smoky notes. Sweet and slightly bitter flavour, medium to light body, smooth carbonation. Aromatic toast-malty taste with a light fruity and even lighter smoke presence in the background; moderately dry malty, light bitter finish with faint notes of hops. Decent Landbier with a subtle smokiness that could be more intense for my kind of taste.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sigmund (4820) - Tau, NORWAY - JUL 26, 2006
On tap, served by Bjørn Hansen, "the crazy Dane from Gentofte" (more about him: see "Hansen EF-Domstols Øl"), at Gladmatfestivalen, Stavanger, as "Hartmann Felsentrunk Landbier". The Hansen 0.5 liter glass (quite good looking) was included in the rather steep price of the beer! The original Hartmann Felsentrunk Landbier swingtop bottle was exhibited on the counter, and when I asked for it, he claimed that this was the beer he actually had on tap. (He also had the paler EF-Domstols Øl). The colour was right, amber with a moderate head, but I did not get the faintest hint of smoke! The beer looked, smelled and tasted like a standard Danish "Classic". Moderate hops and some caramel malts in both aroma and flavour. OKish, but in no way remarkable.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Emil (6067) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2006
Bottle. Amber colour with a medium white head. Malty, light hay aroma and a sweet malty, dry, hoppy taste. Medium body with a dry finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2006
Amber colour with a small off white head. Malty, grainy aroma with a caramel sweetness and a vague note of hay. Malty, light toffee sweet flavor with a light dry and sweet finish. Smoke?

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayduke (3160) - Eureka, California, USA - JUL 4, 2006
Got this one in Erfert. Rich amber color with small head. Very malty. I sniiffed out some spices, and a little bit of smoke. It came as advertized...the smoke is there but it is subtle. Very smooth palate. Nothing at all wrong with it but it was not remarkable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MartinT (7523) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 24, 2006
Impressions from the dining room:
-Slim foam tops the light copper clarity.
-Low smoke levels dwell in a really clean caramel maltiness.
-Some peaches diversify the malty sweetness, but can’t create much interest.
-A silky mouthfeel is nonetheless built, perhaps even slippery.
-Finishes unidimensionally, with easy sweetness and a thought of earthy smoke.

From the bottle at Café Abseits, Bamberg.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bager (2121) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - APR 23, 2006
Bottle. Amber coloured with almost no head. Slightly malty with very low carbonation. A faint hint of smoke and spices.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
joergen (19665) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 3, 2006
Bottle. Clear golden coloured with an off white head. Aroma of malts, smoke and wood. Flavour of malts, caramel and hops with notes of smoke.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FrankJohansen (3600) - Sabro, DENMARK - MAR 10, 2006
Brown colour with a small white head. Aroma and taste of smoked malt, hops and some fruits. Medium body.


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