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Brewed by Brauerei Ferdinand Schumacher
Style: Altbier
Düsseldorf, Germany

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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available on tap and bottled on every third Thursday in March, September & November.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
skortila (4670) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 30, 2008
Bottle@LCRBM08. Aroma has a bit flowery/grassy hops. Clear, copper-amber coloured with an off-white head. The taste is a bit sweet and a bit hopbitter. It has some maltiness and fruitiness. Well balanced brew. Enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (33246) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 28, 2008
LCRBM08: 1 L bottle, courtesy of pivnizub. Pours clear and golden orange with a diminished white head. Mild spiced and roasted malty aroma. Light spiced and bitter hoppy flavoured with a light vegetable note. Dry and malty into the finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SHIG (3752) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - OCT 27, 2008
Bottle swing-top @ LCRBM 08: Poured a orange with white head. Aroma is herbal, floral, and bubblegum. Taste is herbal with earth tones and bitter finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bierkoning (10745) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2008
At last! Swing top bottle @ LCRBM 2008. Pale amber color. Flowery hops and malt in the aroma. Malty sweetish firm flowery hopbitter flavor. Long earthy citric hopbitter aftertaste. Perfect balance. German beer at its very best.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ober (2812) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2008
Bottle@LCRBM08. A clear yellow colored bier, with a grubby white head. The aroma of some malts and a little hop. There is also the flavouring of some old fruits. The taste is dry bitter, again the old fruits. The aftertaste is bitter and it stays for quit a while.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2008
Tastingsession LCRBM08.
Red colored brew. Dusty aroma. Crispy, corn, flat flavor.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jbrus (4991) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2008
Bottle@LCRBM08. Herbal and toffee aroma. Light brown, beige head, good lace. Light sweet, herbal, bitter and a bit fruity. Not as refreshing and herbal as I would expect but still a very nice Alt.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (37073) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2008
Bottle 1 liter swingtop [Courtesy of Koelschtrinker] Clear medium amber color with a large to huge, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, light to moderate hoppy, fishermans licorice or ammonia licorice. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium to light, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. Very nice altbier ;o)) (211207)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
motelpogo (7068) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 7, 2007
1L swingtop bottle, big thanks to pivnizub. deep shade of hazy amber, fat beige head with lasting large bubbles. aroma of watermelon and butterscotch. flavour begins with a tinge of roasted bitterness, then some red berries, caramel and some lasting lightly metallic bitterness. very tasty stuff indeed

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25076) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 19, 2007
(Bottle 100 cl) Courtesy of MoritzF. Pours a beautiful, warm, amber golden with a creamy, off-white head leaving a neat lacework. Sweetish, lightly nutty aroma. Medium body, distinctly sweet, roasted malt with lots of fruity esters - extremely fresh actually. Dry and hoppy finish. Very delicate indeed. 030407


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