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Brewed by Brauerei Hennemann Sambach
Style: Zwickel/Keller/Landbier
Pommersfelden-Sambach, Germany

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.06/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kappldav123 (5167) - GERMANY - FEB 22, 2014
Bottle looks simple but really good. Beer in the glass zippy, nice head. Starts mild, fine malty, modest wheaty. Sweet, but not too intense. Light grasy notes in the finish. Quite drinkable. Not bad!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (8400) - Hasborn, GERMANY - JAN 29, 2014
Orange-gelbes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch getreidig, hopfig, grasig. Geschmack angenehm herb, grasig.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
TAR (2518) - Lafayette, Colorado, USA - NOV 7, 2013
Draught at Brauerei Hennemann Sambach, May. 2013 Coppery golden. Broken white head. Lemon, apricot and toasted poundcake exude beneath the strong presence of diacetyl. Soft, fuzzy pinpricks of carbonation. Lusciously soft and malty with oodles of poundcake and a toasted bread sweetness. Pleasant nuttiness coincides with toasty hay suggestions. Not a whole lot of definition to the malt, however, as it takes on a grainy, charred breadcrust astringency. Scant hops fail to inspire as they quickly become monotonous in their one-dimensionality. Spent tea-leaf dullness overwhelms the distant aniseed flavors. Diacetyl taints the brightness with a cheese rind putridness. Malt supplies the sweetish finish with beefy weight, complemented by an almond skin sharpness and creamed coffee underpinnings. I’ve been happy with a couple of their other beers, e.g. Sommergold and Zwicklbier Naturtrüb, and there seems to be a decently made beer beneath the diacetyl taint, but it’s nonetheless very difficult to enjoy.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jfb (4089) - Freising, GERMANY - SEP 25, 2013
(bottle) pours a clear amber colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of light butter, treebark and raisins, with a hint of grass and caramel. flavour is mostly grainy roasted malts and caramel, with only the lightest hint of butter, more raisins, some earth, herbal hops and dark chocolate in the light-bitter finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
3fourths (8238) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAY 22, 2013
draft at Hennemann in Sambach. strong diacetyl aroma with some charred / burnt nuts and toffee, turning to foul butterscotch after only a few sniffs. the toffee-ish undertones are nice enough and I can see what this beer should be without the diacetyl fault. body is round and filling in the mouth, carbonation is soft, malt is sticky sweet. bad enough shape that they should not be serving it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daniele (5793) - ITALY - NOV 2, 2012
ambrata buona schiuma piuttosto persistente maltata leggero caramello un tocco ferroso medi asecchezza non molto amara

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maria (10176) - Thisted, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2011
The color is beautiful, intense bronze/orange with a creamy head, and the aroma is mild, malty and slightly fruity. The flavoru has a light sweetness and notes of light butterscotch, malt, fruit, straw, citrus, and the finish is dry and slightly bitter. It’s a delicious one...

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Koelschtrinker (11063) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - MAY 21, 2011
Leicht karamellmalziger, ansonsten herber Antrunk mit leichten Blechnoten. Trocken, kaum erkennbar hopfig, das Malz bleibt konstant. Ein langweiliges Lager. 9/8/8/8//8

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2010

Bottle 500ml. w. swing top @ home.

Clear medium amber color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, hay, cereal, light caramel and toffee, light burnt caramel. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, dark malt, caramel malt. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100817]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Dedollewaitor (14113) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2010
Bottle @ Brewery. Pours clear golden with a creamy stable white head and lacings. Nose is yeast, fruit and bread. Some fresh hops. Medium bodied. Yeasty and herbal.


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