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Irlbacher Goaßkopf Halbe
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Brewed by Schlossbrauerei Irlbach
Style: Oktoberfest/Märzen
Irlbach, Germany
Serve in Dimpled mug, Stein

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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 2.89/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Original Ur-Märzen 1516


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
darkseduction (630) - Zweibrücken, - MAR 8, 2013
Flasche 50cl. Glanzfeines kupferbraunes Bier mit schöner Krone. Sehr malzig in der Nase, im Antrunk leicht rauchige Malzigkeit. Der Hopfen bleibt im Hintergrund, was das Bier sehrn süffig macht. Harmonischer Gesamteindruck, gut gemachtes Bier.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MichaelAwesome (4605) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - NOV 22, 2014
Unspektakuläres Piwo mit ein bisschen Brot, etwas Karamell und ein paar Malzen. Recht einfach gehalten, trinkbar, nichts Besonderes.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
McTapps (4606) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle from Getränkemarkt Fristo in Bamberg. The beer has got a deep golden colour with steady low head and medium body. Aroma of grains, honey and white bread. Taste of mild hops, light wheat, mild honey, bread and straw. Light grainy finish. Easy drinkable and solid in its own way, yet nothing special.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
jeverszeuge (625) - GERMANY - JUL 30, 2014
# 3466 ersma: "original ur-märzen 1516" nennt sich das gnaze im untertitel. was ein ur-märzen ist, und was das mit 1516 zu tun hat, wird nicht näher erläutert. bernsteinfarben, marginal trübe mit eher mäßiger verschäumung. der geruch ist leicht süßlich, melassig. dazu etwas säuerlichkeit. der antrunk ist malzig, getreidig und recht perlig im mund. die mitte wird etwas blasser, es kommt allerdings ein hauch hopfen hinzu. der abgang ist eher dünn, etwas malzsüße, ein hauch hopfen. die flasche - oje... fazit: hat vielleicht seinen grund, warum das "ur-märzen" lange nicht gebraut wurde. könnte man auch zukünftig ohne großen verlust dem vergessen anheim stellen. 9,8,7,6,4,7 - 7,05

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Marduk (2990) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 9, 2014
500ml bottle. Clear dark golden color. Medium size head, stays. Metallic, shit, wheat in aroma. Dusty malts, flourish, faint roast in taste. Weird sidetaste. Bland.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
FatPhil (9646) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 29, 2014
500ml bottle (Irlbacher Bar, Riga)
Nice rich orange, tight but quite brief head. Simple papery malty aroma. Tapery taste. Atenuation high, high for a 5.6% Marzen. Dry and husky finish, a bit rough. No sign of 5.6%, at least.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (9036) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - APR 8, 2014
Bouteille: Deep golden with a small and stable creamy white head; moderate sweet-bitter honeyish to grainy nose; moderate to robust sweet-bitter flavour, almost medium bodied; lingering bisquity and hoppy-bitter finish. Not a very aromatic, but a solid and crunchy thirst-quencher…

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Quack-Duck (8210) - Down South, GERMANY - MAR 2, 2014
bottle from Bierzerg. Golden colour, mid-sized white head. Malty with some shy hops, grassy and slightly cardboardy. Nothing exceptional, just another lager.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
kappldav123 (5170) - GERMANY - MAR 2, 2014
Bottle looks okay, a bit complex. Beer in the glass zippy, nice head. Starts fine spicy. A bit metallically, more and more moldy. Finish could be more balanced. Okay, but not more.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ThirstyBird (1707) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - FEB 14, 2014
Pours a deep golden color with a nice off-white head. The nose is rich toasted malt, caramel, grain, grass. The taste is grainy, lightly fruity, butterscotch ending with dry grassy hop bitterness. A nice balance between the malt and the hops. Medium body with fine carbonation.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
mile (3131) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 12, 2014
Bottle. Golden, small to average and mostly diminishing head. Moderate, malty and sweetish aroma, some caramel and faint butter. Body is medium, malty and sweetish flavor, some caramel and faint butter. Finish is average, malty lightly sweetish - sweetish, light caramel and faint bread with light butter. Märzen with caramel and notes of butter. Totally lacks bitterness.


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