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RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   IBU: 19   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Reverence Series #1: Our first beer in our Reverence series of traditional European-style beers, is a sessionable German lager known as a Zwickelbier - a very old ’classic’ with a heritage traced back to the Middle Ages. Zwickel, pronounced ‘zv-ick-el’, is unfiltered, unpasteurized and finishes as a smooth-drinking, vitamin rich (from the yeast), naturally cloudy beer. Hops: Hallertau Perle, Hallertau Mittelfrüh. Malts: Two-Row Pilsner.


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2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
gregwilsonstl (1702) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 4, 2012
Pretty good for a lager, very light. Sweet and malty. Very low IBU. Smooth. Strong pils taste.


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jawe (15) - Berlin, GERMANY - FEB 5, 2016
Light amber. Medium low head. Yeasty aroma. Taste is a hint off sweet honey, a little grain and grassy hops which gets stronger towards the end. Taste stays an appropiate long enough time. Palate is thin which fits the style very well. Nice,

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
That1Guy (2151) - Greeley, Colorado, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Very clear pour for a zwickel. Other than that, no complaints. Delicious. Light and fruity. Like Froot Loops. Light and crushable. Loved it.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mortlach (1545) - Rome, ITALY - JAN 7, 2016
On tap @Birre sotto l’albero, Ma che siete venuti a fà (Rome). Pours golden with a decent white head. Aroma is malty, bread crust, honey, herbal notes, grass. Flavour is medium sweet with a decent bitter end. Medium to light body, light carbonation. A bit shy, I expected more.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Atom (1969) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 3, 2016
Aroma of grassy dry hops, dry bready yeast, and grainy malt. Taste of lager yeast, stale honey grain bread, with a strong hop bitterness. Very similar to some German/ European Lagers I’ve had.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gurthnar (4072) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 28, 2015
Bottle by Beerhunter111. Lightly hazy yellow colour. Slightly honeyish and lemony flavour. Rather thin bodied, easy drinking. Refreshing. Good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cuso (6848) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 28, 2015
Bottle from trade with Beerhunter111, many thanks. Unclear golden color with medium white head. Malt, very light hops in aroma. Malt, some fruits, yeast, very light hops in finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (15189) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle from fonefan as Urban Chestnut Hallertauer Zwickel Hell. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and light hoppy - fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 221215

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (15684) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are rich hops, grass, sweet malt, flowers and has a nice balanced sweet finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsquire (3965) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - DEC 19, 2015
Pale yellow beer with an audibly fizzy white head. Lots of carbonation rising in the beer throughout. Clean, earthy nose with some bread crust notes. This is a light, easy drinking beer with bread crust and some grainy malts with an earthy, straw finish. Not too interesting and I’m sure would be better on a hot day with a pretzel.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jonas (6405) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - DEC 16, 2015
Bottle, Wolnzach version. Cloudy, light floaties. Slightly yeasty, grassy nose, fairly restrained. Medium light body, not chewy enough. Pretty unspektacular finish. Needs more character.


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