Brewed by Ottakringer
Style: Zwickel/Keller/Landbier
Wien, Austria


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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Formerly Ottakringer Zwickl.

Zwickl, wie man es kennt und liebt: Naturtrüb, cremig, erfrischend mild – und natürlich direkt vom Fass. Denn genau wie damals, als man das Bier vor der Filtration noch einmal vom Zwickl-Hahn gekostet hat, schmeckt es auch heute frisch gezapft einfach am besten. Seine naturtrüben Bestandteile mit ihren weichen, abgerundeten Aromen machen das Zwickl zu einer ganz speziellen Sorte. Und zu einem einzigartigen Geschmackserlebnis! 12.2°

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KyotoLefty (7337) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAR 23, 2010
On tap in Vienna. Very cloudy, smooth, creamy, slightly sweet. Very good malt. I would put it at the top of the major zwickl I have had in Austria. Good yeast flavor, medium to heavy body. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Habanero (3084) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2010
On tap at Vienna. Hazy golden body with a nice medium sized, white head. Fair lacings. Nose of yeast and fruit. Flavour with light malt and fruit. Light to medium bodied. Slightly bitter finish. Crisp.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Muggus69 (1409) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - DEC 4, 2009
Draught, Wien. Hazy straw body, thick white cap of foam. Not hugely prominant aroma; cracked biscuit, earthy minerals and pepper. Moderate carbonation, medium body, typical creamy unfiltered texture. Bit more character on the body; pepper, clove, pilsner malts, faint unripe fruitiness and prominant minerals. Smooth, mildly bitter finish. Nice unfiltered lager/kellerbier, without being hugely outstanding.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
3fourths (8497) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 19, 2009
draft at immervoll in vienna. heavily cloudy yellow wheat body with a perfectly fine doughy, frothy white head. nose is spiced sweet fried breading with some mild fruit and lemon zest. prickly, zesty carbonation and tingly yeast... more lemon zest and cracker barley/biscuit/crackers tasted. moderately syrupy body, overall very fresh, lively and refreshing but lacks depth.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gyllenbock (5666) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 16, 2009
On tap at Zu den 2 Lieserln in Vienna, July 09. The cloudy, a little copper-like color was the biggest plus beer, I also liked the thick foam. The taste was pretty lame with some elements of fruit and citrus. Easy to drink without too exciting taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dorqui (2127) - Brescia, ITALY - OCT 6, 2009
Draught. Clear brown color, a lot hazy and dense. Creamy and adherent head of optimal resistance. Intense, alcoholic scent, with notes of braced malt, stum, aged grape, flowers buckets, clear mildew. Much pleasant, complex, and with extended bitterish final.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MiP (14086) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2008
Draught, 5.2% at the brewpub. Very cloudy yellow colour. Big stable white head. The flavour is quite mild, some yeast. Clean, yeasty and boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
swoopjones (6755) - Buffalo, New York, USA - OCT 6, 2008
@ Charlie P’s Irish Pub, Vienna. Pours a hefe-wit like cloudy yellow. Aroma is floral & fruity.Taste is floral, lightly herbal. Decent but not overly impressive

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ober (2812) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - OCT 6, 2008
Draught at Bermuda Bräu Vienna. A hazy yellow colored beer, with a thick white head. It disappears quickly. The aroma of hop bitter, with tones of citrus. The taste of a little hop, a little fruity, it’s watery. Also a little malt and dry bitter. The aftertaste is a little bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
shendrix (478) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 21, 2008
An improvement over ready Ottakringer. Pours a cloudy gold with a middling creamy head. Malty citrus in the nose; lemon zest and malty wheat on the palate.

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