Brewed by FEMSA Cerveja Brasil
Style: Schwarzbier
Jacareí (SP), Brazil


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1360   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Xingu is a line of exotic beers dedicated to bring awareness to the Amazon Rainforest. Xingu Black Beer is very smooth and drinkable and is a two time winner of the Beverage Taste Institute of Chicago’s Gold Medal as the best dark lager in the world.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
albmoro (44) - BRAZIL - SEP 30, 2015
Aroma acentuado do malte tostado. Espuma persistente. Ligeiramente adocicada. Corpo fraco, talvez pelo fato de usarem a clássica mistura brasileira de arroz e milho junto com a cevada. No geral é interessante, mas perde pra Caracu.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
FaQFatHo (5) - Rogers, Arkansas, USA - SEP 27, 2015 does not count
Bottle poured into pilsner glass. Pours a thick black color with a small tan head that lightly laces the glass. Sweet, fruity aroma. Sweet tasting with malts, more watery than expected, but not unpleasant.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ManVsBeer (6211) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2015
Bottle. Black with next to no head. Has some dark and slightly sweetened and slightly roasted malts in a very palatable easy-drinking texture that does feel central European in style.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beertholomeus (1288) - California, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Pours black with a thin tan head. Chocolate, toffee, caramel, biscuit and floral aroma and flavors. Medium light body and average carbonation. Caramel and toast finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Moebbels (514) - FINLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Black clear bofy and small head. Mild nose with notes of hops, caramel and ash. Fairly sweet flavir with mildly bitter finish. Medium carbonation and body. Decent simple beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tapthis (173) - Baytown, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Pours a dark brown with tan head and no lacing. Tastes of roasted malted and coffee

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
DerJontte (19) - FINLAND - JUN 19, 2015
Looks like coca cola. Palate okay, not special. No taste, litterally, doesn’t taste anything. Weird.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorisPPattyn (8645) - Ursel, BELGIUM - JUN 18, 2015
Near black red-brown beer under a pale greige head, leaving lace. Thick, pure malty aroma, both sweet and roasted/burnt malts, raisins. Less sweet than the nose suggests, sweetish bread, Pumpernickel German black bread. Probably not very high final gravity, but it hands a really heavy impression out; slick to viscous. Definitely not bad, it is indeed true to the German Schwarz character. Proved better than expected, if nowhere the icon MJ used to make it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ghostbeer (53) - Nebraska, USA - JUN 7, 2015
Nearly black pour. Thinner than expected; almost watery. Malty and well balanced. Fine but unremarkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
floydslip (265) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 1, 2015
Dark cola-colored beer with a medium foamy beige head that lasts a while. Musky, although rather faint nose of molasses, brown sugar, and cardboard. Flavor is a bit sweet with burnt sugar, caramel, and candied nuts followed by a mild bitterness. It finishes surprisingly dry which makes it less cloying than it could be given the initial flavors. Pretty good beer.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 136

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50