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Brewed by Laitilan Wirvoitusjuomatehdas
Style: Schwarzbier
Laitila, Finland

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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Brewed for HOK Elanto pubs as beer of the month for October 2008. HOK Elanto say: <blockquote> Laitilan Kievari Schwarz on 4,5-prosenttinen, lähes läpinäkymätön, hienostuneen paahteinen ja täyteläinen pohjahiivaolut. Laitilan panimoammattilaiset ovat valmistaneet mustalle oluelle perinteisen, paljon käymättömiä sokereita sisältävän pohjan. Oluen makeutta tasapainottaa tummien maltaiden suklainen karvaus ja hienonhieno, pieteetillä viritetty humalointi.</blockquote> EBC 84, EBU 10


Lambister's rating

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lambister (313) - - NOV 12, 2012
500 ml can. Pours cola like color with quite large beige head. Aroma of mild roasty malt, some chocolate and sweetness like raisins. Crisp taste of roasty and caramel. Medium bodied and low carbonation. Pretty good sweet brew.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kustie (382) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 30, 2015
Can. Black color with a white head. Aroma has smoke, roasted malt. Taste is very sweet with quite short aftertaste. Flavors of malt, cocoa, bread and coffee.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
HopfenWeisse (1269) - - MAY 7, 2015
Dark amber color with medium head. Aroma is roasted, sweet. Flavor is smoke, caramel, sweet, bit watery.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RexTalionis (2978) - FINLAND - MAR 8, 2015
Can. Dark mahogny ruby in color, fluffy tan head. Dark bready sweetness, mämmi and nutty chocolatey notes in aroma. Sweetish fruity darker bready notes in taste. Roasted raisins too.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AndySnow (4717) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 19, 2014
How: Bottle.
Where: No. 16 in the Hjulkalender from my wonderful wife.
Appearance: Amber colour with an off-white head.
Aroma: Caramel, hops, grass, fruit.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Fruit, grass, malt.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Douberd (3127) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - NOV 11, 2014
(Laitilan Kievari Schwarz) Bottle 330 ml from Euro Swap and rosenbergh, thanks. Served into a snifter, ABV 4.5% Dark brown red colour on the body, small light brown head with good density and retention. Light lacing left around the glass. Aroma of chocolate, toasted malts. Taste has light floral notes, light chocolate, toasted malts again, something herbal in it too. Faint bitterness on the aftertaste. Thin body, okay carbonation. Overall okay, a bit boring.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dermi (751) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 16, 2014
50 cl, canned. Pours beautiful molasses dark brownish with a minimal head. Aroma: Malt, subtle cellar aroma, earthy tones, old potatoes. Pleasant cocoa notes. Taste: Sweetish, mildly bitter. Malty flavours. Palate: Light body, some carbonation. A slight dryness in palate. Decent.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
djoeye (2260) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 5, 2014
Tan modest head, light. Red brown clear dark body. Aroma; caramel, nuts, almond peel, brown bread. Taste; caramel, walnut, brown bread. Light on palate. Finish; mild, bread, sweet, caramel. [50cl can 4.5%abv B@K Skanssi Turku T@Finn’sPlace16aug]

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Finn (4710) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 17, 2014
Boks 500ml spandert av djoeye. Delt med ham og vasken på Nerstranda 16 Aug 14. Dyp amber. Middels høyt, litt farget skum som varer. Spotlacing. Aroma av karamell. Smaken det samme. Vassen. Svakt tørr ettersmak.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
k0mpsa (1698) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle at pippuri, valkeakoski. Mahogany brown color, white head. Aroma is light roast, spices, malts. Taste is same.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (9564) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUN 18, 2014
Many thanks for this bottle to rosenbergh. Black colour with a large beige head. Aroma of coffee, roasted malt.


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