RateBeer
overall
46
53
style

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 891   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed to pay homage to our founder’s homeland, our German-Style Schwarzbier is brewed true to style with a deliciously sweet malty flavor. It may be dark in color but it’s not heavy on roasted flavor like most people expect in a dark beer. BEER STYLE: Bavarian Black Beer MALT: Two-Row, Caramel HOPS: Mt Hood, Hallertauer ABV: 5.3%


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (12704) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 22, 2004
TAP- Dark black beer with a thin white colar. Very little malts in the aroma. The hops are very sharp, very german. Lighter bodied than expected.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (12623) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 8, 2009
Dark brown with a small off-white head. Aroma of toffee and malt. Dry and malty flavur with toffee, and a slightly roasted finish

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bu11zeye (12616) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 20, 2011
(12oz bottle, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a clear burgundy body with a moderate beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, plum, and light ash. Flavor of toasted grain, ash, caramel, bread, and plum.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bierkoning (12193) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - NOV 12, 2009
Bottle. Deep dark brown color. Malt and hints of smoke, roast and raisin in the aroma. Malty flavor with raisin and roast. Just a hint of smoke. Thin to medium bodied. Sweetish. Pleasant.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (12128) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 31, 2006
12oz bottle-pours a tan head and black color with red tint. Aroma is dark malt-dark fruit/chocolate. Taste is dark malt-dark fruit/chocolate, secondary hops. OK carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thewolf (11989) - Kolding, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2009
Bottle @ Ølfestival, Esbjerg, 2009.
Pours clear dark amber with a fizzy, off-white head. Aroma is light metallic, some black berries, caramel and light roasted notes. Highish carbonation, fine dry mouthfeel. Flavour is also lightly metallic, some caramel, light berries and only mildly roasted. IT is okay, it just is a bit dull.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (11979) - Escondido, California, USA - JAN 6, 2005
Pours black with deep ruby where the light makes it through and a medium tan head that quickly dissipates. Sour caramel chocolate malt aroma with a mild coffee nose and faint hoppiness. Sour malt flavor with a hoppy finish. Dark and fizzy palate.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bov (11768) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - MAY 28, 2010
courtesy of Allen - pours a very dark brown colour with a little beige foam left; toasted malts in the nose with some raisins and black chocolate; good malt body, tasty palate; aftertaste of dark fruits and toasted malts - pretty nice

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (11499) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 28, 2008
12 oz. bottle. Chocolate brown color with a minimal head. Caramel and dark fruit aroma with some roasted malt. Roasted malt taste with notes of raisin and bitter coffee. Medium bodied.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DSG (11399) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 30, 2012
Bottle sample at a tasting at Dagan’s place. Thanks kerenmk. Dark brown-colored. Malty aroma with caramel, light roasty hints and some nutty notes. Sweet caramelly flavor. Light to medium-bodied. Feels to me more like a Dunkel than a Schwarzbier. OK.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 90


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50