Brewed by Brauerei Spezial
Style: Smoked
Bamberg, Germany


on tap

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RATINGS: 606   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Made with barley malt cured by natural beechwood smoke right in the brewery, in the old tradition of Bamberg.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Roublard (218) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUL 20, 2015
Tapped. Appears deep amber slightly light body with nice thin foam. Smoked aroma is very rich and interesting - some paprica, ham, cheese and, of course, smoke. Thin body with lovely smoked finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Erzengel (7297) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JUL 5, 2015
*Old rating. Best before 26.04.12. Schön intensives Röstmalz-Raucharoma. Frisch malzig, nicht zu intensiv, schön tief. Der Hauptteil ist rauchig-malzig, intensiv, schön ausgewogen bitter. Lecker!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ippopotamo36 (1490) - Rome, ITALY - MAY 15, 2015
Bottle courtesy of Mortlach shared with Boban in Vranovo-Serbia. Thank you. Pours a fantastic dark Amber clear color, bright with a caramel bright appearance. Medium off-white head. Nose: Roquefort cheese, provola cheese, smoked caramel barley. Mouth: ouh boy! A smoked lager which kicks! Juicy cheese, smoked mozzarella. Bravoooo!!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ragnampiza (751) - Rome / Lecce, ITALY - MAY 2, 2015
1/3 pint at BeeRoma 2015 (short rating, overall impressions only). Sweet paprika, cured ham and smokey sausages notes dominate this crisp and refreshing rauch lager. Volatile but satisfying toasted malts taste, togheter with a solid earthy bitterness. High drinkability. Well made.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tgncc (3080) - Bellmore, New York, USA - MAR 27, 2015
At the brewery. The aroma is subtle smoke, caramel. Deep Amber, clear appearance. The flavor is slight smoke, caramel. The finish is smoky, salt, light noble hops. Excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zlotta (1331) - Amstelveen, NETHERLANDS - FEB 24, 2015
0,5 l bottle from Biermuseum in Cologne, best before 17/3/2015. Clear, amber with a huge, extremely fine pored, creamy, very slowly diminishing, tan head. Intense aroma of smoked beechwood, smoked ham or campfire. Some lager-grassiness hides in the background. Very appetising! Taste is even more grassy but still dominated by the smoke flavours. Medium long, very mild finish. Somewhat thin body, almost creamy mouthfeel, lively carbonation. Very nice, easily drinkable Rauchbier. Very harmonic and of real quality!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sic1314 (4775) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - FEB 22, 2015
Poured medium amber with a frothy off white head. Aroma of rauched malt abd bitter hops. Light body, flavour is sweet and smokey.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jur (468) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 21, 2015
Draught @ Wildeman, Amsterdam. Bacon!! Clear chestnut, white head. Bready malts, prickly smoke and birch taste. Balanced, sessionable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
aleigator (675) - GERMANY - DEC 7, 2014
Pours a walnut brown color, with a decent, froth, slightly bubbly head. Salt coated, bready malts, which got a honeyed peak to them. While the beer warms up, a gentle smoked note settles on top of the maltiness, adding up very well with the salts. Starts with salty, earthy malts and a good amount of smoked ham, while malts tend to turn sweeter, while drinking. Lively carbonation supports big waves of smoke, while only a whiff of salt shines through. Finishes with a short dry glance, then sweeter, toffeeish malts go well along with the smokiness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Finn (6091) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 24, 2014
Fra fat på bryggeripuben 9 Okt 14. Mørk gyldenbrun. Lavt skum. Svakt røstet aroma. Smaken har et lett røykpreg hvor malt kommer gjennom.

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