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Linden Street Burning Oak Black Lager

Linden Street Burning Oak Black Lager
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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.45/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   IBU: 19   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Roasty, slightly sweet, light bodied black beer, 5.5% ABV and 19 IBUs. For sometime, this has been our ’dark horse’ beer. Many people have had a chance to try our earlier versions of this beer, but our current batch is one of the best. This beer is making its official debut at the Eat Real Festival in Oakland and will then be on tap wherever Linden St. beers are to be found.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nickd717 (4071) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUN 13, 2016
Draft. Darkest brown color with a small light tan head. Aroma is roasty, damp leaves, grains, cold coffee. Nice flavor, grainy and mildly roasty, very dry and slightly bitter. Good if humble example of the style.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrob21 (3395) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JAN 25, 2016
Tap with oysters in SF. Probably the setting but this was pretty enjoyable as an experience. Black lager gives you a lot of what you need to know. Light body but a decent bittersweet flavor. Good presence. Light toast with a crisp dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gregwilsonstl (1933) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - NOV 26, 2015
Dark black. Sweet. Lots of butter at the end. Drinkable. Thx for the growler joey.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerman6686 (6169) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 16, 2015
This poured a dark brown with an off white head. Aroma was of light toasted malt, light grassy hops. Flavor was similar, really clean, mild smoke character too.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
kespecial (211) - - NOV 28, 2014
A nice sessionable brew, if you’re looking to drink in volume. Almost black with thin persistent white head. Roasty, smoky notes on the nose. Smooth malt sweetness with a roasted malt kick to prevent cloying. Some caramel. Pretty good for the style, but a bit thin.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jackfrost9p (338) - California, USA - NOV 15, 2014
I really enjoyed this beer. Roasty and not very bitter. Nice and lower abv too.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Aquilo (616) - Berkeley, California, USA - OCT 5, 2014
Oaktoberfest 2014. Black with a thick head and nice lace. Coffee and roast nut aromas, with a hint of chocolate. Rich, bitter taste. Absolutely delicious.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KBald77 (10) - - SEP 15, 2014
Very smooth taste, and dark color. Very thick - I can really only have one. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerFunGuy (875) - California, USA - AUG 3, 2014
This dark black beer has a smokey roasted aroma. Clean crisp refreshing flavor with a hint of smoke. Well done and very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
strongpieman (1647) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - MAY 30, 2013
Draft. Dark brown, tall head. Strong roasted malt, and bitterness. Smooth for a lager. All around nice.


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