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Brewed by Brauerei Schloss Eggenberg
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Vorchdorf, Austria

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RATINGS: 143   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Whisky malt red beer.
Note: New recipe from 2008, gravity went down from 16° to 12°, alcohol from 7.3% to 5%.


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
vipinvelp (2048) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2012
Cloudy orange yellow with fast dissapearing foam head, so fast couln’t tell color. Aroma is weak barley, taste is not what the bottle promisses, very little taste. Similas weak aftertaste. (Velp 201210)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
reebtogi (4042) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 26, 2012
330ml bottle pours a pale amber color with a 2 finger white head that has decent retention and leaves some decent lacing on the glass. Aroma is cereal grains and grass. Taste is grainy malt sweetness with a grassy bitterness. Light bodied with modest carbonation. Nothing special here just like most macro lagers.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
VictorConti (6) - MEXICO - OCT 19, 2012 does not count
Botella en casa. Aroma caramelo, un poco a pan tostado, floral y algo de resina, tambien se percibe un poco de alcohol que engaña pues solo tiene 5%. De color cobrizo, anaranjado muy clara y espuma copiosa y blanca. En boca de amargor medio con un final apenas dulce, buen balance, no muy amarga y refrescante. De cuerpo medio y suave, muy suave pese a una carbonatacion elevada.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 13, 2012
In bottle at Craig’s. Pours a golden colour with a fair white head. Aroma of caramel, toffee, yeast and alcohol. Similar flavours with moderate carbonation and an oily mouth-feel.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
cgarvieuk (13935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 13, 2012
bottle at home ... amber ... thin white head ... soft sweet toffee malt ... grassy lager nose ... grassy lager ... soft malt ... dull malt .. and just grassy yeuch

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
worldbeertaste (1599) - AUSTRIA - SEP 18, 2012
Cloudy orangy gold with a thick lasting frothy creamy white head. Smells of malt, bread, and nice sweet caramel malt. Medium smooth oily texture. So smooth. Sweet start and fruity peach with a slightly bitter stale grassy finish. Malt, caramel and a mild smokey wooden elements. Interesting. The best Vienna Ive had.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maeib (8576) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2012
Bottled 01/09/12. An orangey gold coloured beer with a whitish head and lace. Sweet oaky notes in the nose with maybe a touch of vanilla. Predominantly malty smell otherwise. A decent length of flavour, Typicalof a vienna, especially as there’s no evidence of the whiskey malt in the mouth.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kingstoni (1436) - FINLAND - JUL 18, 2012
Bottle. Reddish light copper color with a foamy head. Slightly metallic aroma of caramel and hops. Acidid medium bitter taste. Some caramel flavor. Dry on palate.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gbessa (27) - - JUL 2, 2012
Cerveja muito interessante. Nota-se claramente o sabor do Whisky, porém de forma suave e harmônica, sem tirar as características da cerveja. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
tommann (2603) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2012
330ml bottle. Pours orange gold with a medium head. Aroma is boiled seers and fruity malt. Taste is bready malt to start. Some fruit on the finish. Bit bland.


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