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Brewed by Brauerei Wiethaler
Style: Zwickel/Keller/Landbier
Lauf-Neunhof, Germany

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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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A special copper-colored beer made from 100% dark malt, fermented, and therefore a low full-bodied flavor. Strictly according to the Bavarian Purity Law brewed.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Idiosynkrasie (3244) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - NOV 17, 2013
500ml bottle. Nice, clear dark copperish brown colour with average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, off-white head. Malty aroma with a touch of husk, malt lozenge. Taste is minimally sweet dark malty, hints of malt lozenge; light body, minimally watery, soft carbonation, smooth palate. Simple but nice and tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maria (9963) - Thisted, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2013
It’s clear copper with a creamy and lasting head. The aroma has notes of caramel, burnt sugar, malt and light fruit. The flavor is fairly sweet with notes of roasted malt, caramel, burnt sugar, fruit and a touch of nuts towards the slightly dry finish. It’s very soft and mellow...

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
3fourths (7799) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUN 13, 2013
Draft at Fränkisches Bierfest in Nürnberg.
Toasty, nutty, bready and clean.
Minerallic, sweet, lightly bitter.
Crunchy and toasty malt flavor early.
Develops juicy / fruity hop bouquet late.
Medium body, crisp, medium carbonation.
Suffers from simplicity but seems fairly well-made.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kappldav123 (4588) - Nordhausen, GERMANY - JUN 2, 2013
Bottle looks simple but good. Beer in the glass dark, small head. Starts malty-dry, a bit moldy. Finish with some grasy hints, a bit drier. Okay.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ernest (6031) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Bottle. Head is initially average sized, frothy, off-white to light brown, mostly lasting. Body is medium amber to light brown. Aroma is lightly to moderately malty (toasted bread/nuts, cookie), lightly to moderately hoppy (honeysuckle flowers, orange, apricot), with notes of toffee and golden raisin. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly to moderately sweet, moderately bitter. Medium body, watery/creamy texture, lively carbonation. I passed this up at Nuernberger Alm despite it being a special offering (to explore Lindenbraeu more, which didn’t pan out), but thankfully Landbierparadies has plenty of this too. Quite fruity-hoppy, wonderful nose that’s varied and very enticing (although I could see Jeffy finding grape jelly in this, due to the distinct raisiny character, so it’s anyone’s guess what he will think). Very clean and balanced and creamy in the mouth...the first 4+ brew of the trip so far (and hopefully not the last).

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kiwianer (3315) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 10, 2012
The head is medium. It smells darkmalty, roasty. The taste is darkmalty, sweet. Overall tasty. 11/11/11/10/11/11

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jfb (3464) - GERMANY - OCT 20, 2012
(bottle) pours a clear copper-amber colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of dark fruit, light bread dough and yeast, quite nondescript, with a hint of roasted malts. flavour is mostly the same, dark fruit and toasted malts, with a light hint of butter, bubble gum, raisins and a very chalky finish. light to medium-bodied with average carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (4631) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 25, 2012
Bottle by 24.12.12. Toffee and caramel nose is a little gooey, pours a clear and pretty amber with a tan head. Taste is very sweet and sticky with lots of good toffeeish malt, berry and earth, hind of ash. Light body smooth with just a slight prickle, good malt waves. Like this one a lot.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (7109) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 1, 2012
Bottle. Dark pour in glass. Taste has slight chocolate and coffee in it.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (1899) - GERMANY - AUG 22, 2012
0,5 l bottle caramel, bread, cereal, brown, clear, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, long finish,


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