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Brewed by Locher Appenzeller Bier
Style: Zwickel/Keller/Landbier
Appenzell, Switzerland

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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aus Pilsenermalz und drei verschiedenen Hopfensorten aus Stammheim und der Hallertau gebraut, entsteht ein aussergewöhnlich fruchtiges Bier mit hefigem Charakter. Biertyp: Lagerbier, naturtrüb Alkoholgehalt: 4,8% Farbe: satt gelb Hopfen: aromatische Hopfenblume, strohig Eindruck: vollmundig, frisch-fruchtig, hefebetont Optimale Trinktemperatur: 4-6°C Etikette: Josef Fässler, Appenzell Seit: 1992


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1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
motelpogo (7258) - Plzen, - APR 23, 2013
thanks to mowbeer for bringing this all the way from switzerland to the venkovske expo in plzen. alas, extremely dull, just some vanilla in the nose and porridge in the aftertaste


3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
King_Alex_II (676) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 2, 2015
Golden very slightly hazy beer with very little foam. Smells like wet malt grains. Tastes like wet grains along with a malty sweet character and a solid carbonation. Normal aftertaste. For a bottom-fermented beer, this one is quite good and has a good price-performance ratio.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Talcagirl (23) - - AUG 21, 2015
330ml bottle, drank after a day in the mountains. Hazy,small head,millons of pleasant bubbles, elegant bitterness, extremely refreshing, give it a try!

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ogivlado (6428) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 1, 2015
Bottled 330ml. -Unclear yellow coloured, small white head, notes of honey in the nose. Fruity, grainy and weak malty with dry dusty finish without any real bitterness. Not good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lebermilz (118) - GERMANY - JUN 7, 2015
Southern style lager, a little like Helles. Slightly hazy, dark yellow, smells fruity, some caramel, sweetish, nearly no bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BigBeer45 (1336) - Michigan, USA - MAR 21, 2015
It smelled and tasted like beer, so, I gave it a go, this beer had a light to medium golden pour with some haze, this beer is not filtered and made a one to two finger white cover that receded to a ring and an island that covered most of the top, the nose had a bit of skunk when first opened, probably from the trip to America, it was shipped here in a light brown bottle, just a touch of the skunk was noticed afterwards but nothing that took away from the nose or flavor of the drink, it had aromas of light malt and bread, and a touch of cracker, light floral and grass hops with light citrus and bread sweetness, some small earth notes in the background, the flavors were bread malt with some hop bitterness, a touch of citrus and a light bread like sweetness, the finish had a light bitterness with malt following, the mouth feel was light and a touch watery, it was a little creamy and had average carbonation, a simple beer with a light malt nose and flavor.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
McNeillR (1779) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 2, 2015
Hazy greyed golden. Faltering ringed head after a decent swirl. Oaky lemon and oats nose. Peppery lemon initial taste. Fades quickly. Creamy malt, dry oats. Finish is lean bitter, more lemon and chalk and linger is a faltering bubbly bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (6645) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours hazy gold with a thin white head. Aromas of light lemon. Taste is thin, floral. Finishes dry.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (6784) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours clear golden, nose is sweet cereal, grassy, taste is sweet toffee, grainy, cereal.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (17649) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 27, 2015
Bottle in Erskine... Dark amber... Thin white lacing... Soft sweet fruits nose... Light toffee fruit.. Soft malts.. Little grassy

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bartlebier (2683) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - FEB 14, 2015
50cl fliptop downed while dehydrating entering the never-ending Belgian II/2015 backlog, bb04/2015. Misty yellowmpoiur, nice unpasteurised cap. Floral, "hopfenblumige" Tettnang foam, Keller proteins and spring meadow. Lovely fresh yeast character in taste, soggier white bready grains, then again fresh ¿Tettnang zing. Dry yeasty mouthfeel, pollen. Very refreshing and without flaws = excöllönt Southwestern Köller.


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