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Riedenburger Historisches Emmer Bier

Brewed by Riedenburger Brauhaus
Style: Specialty Grain
Riedenburg/Altmühltal, Germany
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler


on tap

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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Emmer wheat was used together with Einkorn and Spelt into the late middle ages in all of europe.
We are using this precious, uncrossed grain for your untarnished drinking pleasure. This beer naturally contains lots of protein, vitamins and minerals. That is why we leave it unfiltered.
Brewed for the historic festival of the city Riedenburg. More information on emmerbier.de

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Danjo312 (49) - Hamburg, GERMANY - OCT 3, 2015
Schönes, ursprüngliches Bier. Relativ süß, toller Weizen und fruchtiger Hopfen. Schöner Schaum, deutliche Trübung. Man freut sich richtig für Leute die im Mittelalter solches Bier genießen durften. Im halben Liter ist es mir leider zu viel, 0,33 hätten hier gereicht. Insgesamt ein interessantes Bier! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikeyo1 (459) - Linköping, SWEDEN - AUG 19, 2015
Bottle @ home. It’s light brown and hazy with a smooth, average sized tan head. Aroma is a bit vinous and spicy + herbal with maltiness, raisins, black, pepper, sour red fruits, syrup, caramel and toffee and hints of chocolate. Smooth texture with surprisingly small body. Taste of caramel, spices, grains, nuts, malt, a little grass and lemon. Lingering bread notes. Finish is dry and nutty with some card board and low spicy bitterness. Quite odd aroma.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
greks (175) - GERMANY - JUL 23, 2015
0,5 Flasche aus einem lokalem Getränkemarkt. Dunkel-trübe Farbe, in der Sonne leicht viollet, stabiler grobporiger Schaum. Riecht süßlich, malzig, etwas nach Dürrobst. Schmeckt malzig, nach Weizen

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
McSherman (366) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JUL 14, 2015
nussbraun trüb mit weißem schaum. Aromen: malzig, leicht geröstet, etwas Milchschokolade, leicht säuerlich und recht süß. Wenig Hopfen, etwas herb und gut süffig. Das Emmer gibt dem Bier eine ganz eigene interessante Note. Durchaus eine lohnende Abwechslung.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madnorwegian (99) - FRANCE - JUN 27, 2015
Pours a dark cloudy amber color with very little head. You can almost see the thick texture of the beer, like a stout. Faint aromas of ripe fruit and coffee(?). The specialty grains give the beer a unique flavor that is quite nice, but it’s not very balanced...too sweet, not enough bite.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dreamer (158) - PORTUGAL - JUN 12, 2015
Dark reddish amber color, with a very big initial head. Low carbonation, medium to watery body, texture is little oily. Aroma is toasted malt and herbs. Taste is toasted malt, spicy, herbs, caramel, low sweetness and almost no bitterness. Aftertaste is short, dry and low sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
jamaty (1434) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 10, 2015
Color ambar oscura, miel, con distintas tonalidades. Fuerte olor a caramelo. Muy fuerte. Tambien algo herbal. EScasa espuma. Sabor muy dulce, escaso cuerpo, y flojo final. Todo natural, mucho sedimento en botella. No me va. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nevalainen (287) - FINLAND - MAY 10, 2015
Color is hazy brown with tiny white head. Aroma is malty with some caramel. Taste is light sweet and a bit bitter, maybe a little watery. Pretty good beer though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (5803) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAR 7, 2015
Mild-weiches, leicht süßliches Bier. Nicht zu tief, sehr süffig, Frisch, würzig, aber nicht zu tief. Nett.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chopper925 (308) - Gross Gerau, GERMANY - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle. Hazy light brown color, medium brown lacing head. Slightly muffy aroma, sour fruits, cereals. Slightly sweet, some sourness, balanced low bitterness. Medium to nice thick creamy mouthfeel, nice, refreshing carbonation. Leaves a distinct bready flavour and light sour note on the tongue. Very nice historic beer, must be one of the best I´ve ever drank.

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