Brewed by Lahnsteiner Brauerei
Style: Zwickel/Keller/Landbier
Lahnstein-Oberlahnstein, Germany


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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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This beer was named as the "zwickel", which is a small device at the fermentation and storation tanks used by the brewers to take samples and to controll the brewing process. Zwickel-Beer is not filtered so it keeps its natural content of proteines, polyphenols and minerals.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (34443) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2010
Bottle 500ml.
Light unclear light to medium yellow color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, grain, toasted, light hay. Flavor is moderate sweet, light light sour malt acidic and light moderate acrid malt bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium to light, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20100314]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theis (13353) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2010
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear yellow - white head. Hay, straw, white bread, egg, clean, metallic, toasted, citrus, minerals, caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29207) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2010
Bottled. A hazy light golden beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma has notes of straw, citrus, and minerals. The flavor is sweet with notes of straw, minerals, and malt, leading to a bitter hay-like finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
joergen (20640) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2010
Bottle at Papsø. Clear yellow coloured with a meidum sized white head. Malty aroma of caramel and hay. Malty flavour of caramel, hay, cardboard and hops. Hoppy finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (10764) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2010
cloudy yellow, small white head. aroma is flowery, faint, a little sweet. flavor is dry, bitterhoppy, balanced by malty sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (30902) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2010
UPDATED: MAR 15, 2010 50 cL bottle, courtesy of fonefan. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is grassy and light cornish. Dry grassy, cornish and light malty. Cornish and light grassy flavoured into the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2010
Clear golden with a medium white head. Somewhat malty aroma with caramel notes. Sweet flavour with malty notes and grainy accents. Slightly fruity and had hops towards the end. Finished bitter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
goozen (2925) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - FEB 28, 2009
Bottle 0,50ltr: Hazy yellow brew with an grassy, rural taste and some suprisingly salty taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thebeertourist (4777) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 21, 2008
Bottle. Hazy golden with a rich creamy and lacing head. Nice grassy hop aroma. Hoppiness leads the way, and it is all very grassy, tasting hay. Smooth, full body. An über-zwickel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (8763) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - AUG 15, 2008
UPDATED: AUG 20, 2008 Bottle: Fruity-chalky nose covering sweet-malt and hops; pale, hazy, golden, big stable white head with an impressive lace; moderate sweet-bitter flavour, soft MF, mild sweet and aromatic-hoppy finish with a lingering hoppy tail. O.K., a very good, well rounded Zwickel......

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