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Brewed by Meinel-Bräu
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 2.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.73   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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Spezielles Bier für Hofer Katholiken Eine Hofer Brauerei unterstützt die beiden katholischen Pfarreien mit ihren Mitteln, damit die Jugendarbeit finanziell besser ausgestattet, Personalengpässe behoben und Pfarreigebäude modernisiert werden können. Das gemeinsame Bier "Konrad und Mariechen" soll das Zusammengehörigkeitsgefühl der beiden Pfarreien stärken. Gerstensaft mit markanter roter Farbe Die Idee zu diesem besonderen Bier entstand erst vor wenigen Monaten und stieß bei der traditionsreichen Hofer Brauer-Familie Meinel-Hansen, die beiden katholischen Pfarreien verbunden ist, sofort auf offene Ohren. Monika Hansen - übrigens die jüngste Braumeisterin Deutschlands - hat ein leichtes Sommerbier mit fränkischem Hopfen und vier verschiedenen Malzen eingebraut. "Wir wollten mit dem Bier eine leichte rote Farbe erzeugen und so kommt ein dunkleres Malz hinzu, um die Farbe dann auch im Bier zu erreichen." Dieser Rot-Ton ist ganz bewusst gewählt, berichtet die 22-Jährige: "Konrad, die männliche Seite - das Bier - und durch die rote Farbe die weibliche Seite für Mariechen."


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (35088) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2013

Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, hay, caramel, pale bread, malt, light hoppy. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average duration, caramel, thin. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130112]

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
saxo (14084) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan berliner weisse, cream ale multistate tasting. Nice head with medium duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are malt, caramel and hops. Slightly watery.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Dedollewaitor (13925) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle @ Berliner Weisse Takeover Ulfborg, 2013. Pours golden with a off white head. Maize, corn and bread. Thin . .

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (11277) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear amber with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and light hoppy - fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish. Watery. 120113

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
chrisv10 (11201) - DENMARK - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle @ FOneFan, 3.8%. Clear amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, little caramel and fruit. Flavour is malt, fruit, hop, little caramel, little sweet and a little watery.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
pivnizub (8888) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - JAN 11, 2013
Bottle(thanks to the Lake of Constance!): Amber coloured, stable creamy and lacy white head, toasty-fruity nose, some subdued hops detectable; mild bitter-sweet flavour, light bodied as expected; delicate toasty-caramelly finish with a dryish-hoppy aftertaste. Not bad, worth a try…

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MoritzF (8521) - Bochum, GERMANY - NOV 20, 2012
(bottle) Clear, amber to copper colour with a medium-sized and slightly tanned foamy head. Cara-malty and herbal and slightly metallic hoppy notes with traces of citrus in the background. Bitter-sweet flavour, light bodied with a crisp carbonation. Mildly cara-malty base with traces of black tea, accompanied by herbal hops; slim but not watery herbal hoppy finish with delicately fruity notes in the aftertaste. Likeable, but not outstanding. Reminds of a light Altbier. 16.XI.12

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Quack-Duck (7944) - Down South, GERMANY - NOV 7, 2012
bottle from Bierzwerg. How unusal for the German beer scene, a top-fermented beer with only 3.8% abv. Looks lovely in the glass, chestnut-golden colour with a dense and creamy white head. Hoppy aroma with a touch of citrus fruit. Light-bodied yet full of flavour: good and clean malty base with hints of dark malts and a touch of lemony hops. Very, very nice.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (7616) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 18, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein dunkel rötlichbraunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig, nussig, Karamell. Geschmack röstmalzig, leicht schokoladig, nussig, leicht würzig.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (6862) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 29, 2012
500 ml bottle. BB 25/02/13. From bierzwerg.de.
Clear deep golden colour with small white head. Sweet caramel, mildly tart fruits and malt in aroma. Flavour is quite easy and bland. Some sweetish malt and mild bitterness. Rather balanced though. Anyway it’s not your average German Pils.


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