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

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RATINGS: 1304   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


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3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hfmejias (824) - Dover, Delaware, USA - JAN 28, 2013
12 Oz. Bottle. Poured a dark brown with a little tan head. Aroma of caramel, toffee and malts. Very tasty, sweet malts, caramel and a touch of smoke; a bit dry at the end. Overall a nice beer that is very drinkable.


3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HampshirePhil (160) - Portsmouth/London, Hampshire, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2014
12oz bottle - Dark black with a creamy pale head with a smooth carbonation taste that is an easy drink and smooth on the palate.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deepeary (173) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 21, 2014
On tap at Copacabana. Fruity, malty, clean and crisp. MIld bitterness. Good stuff.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
RobBestwick (603) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 19, 2014
Bottled sample. Roasted coffee aroma. Pours black with an off white head and little carbonation. Malty flavour with apple notes and a little watery.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClaudeB04 (174) - Dudelange, LUXEMBOURG - DEC 19, 2014
Deep black white lasting head. Sweet roasted malt, short slightly bitter finish. Strange stout.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mighty_meadow (247) - Kilwinning, SCOTLAND - DEC 14, 2014
Very dark with small bubbly head. Smells and tastes very sweet. Takes a while to taste any bitterness in the finish but it is there. Pleasant enough but not exceptional.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
LiMuBai (187) - - DEC 11, 2014
Medium tan head, and poured a deep ebony. Fruity aroma. Sweet and malty on the front end of the taste, and finished with a light bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Eructoblaster (3119) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 5, 2014
On tap at Bier Markt (Ottawa, ON). Pours a black body with a thin beige creamy head. Decent malty/hoppy aroma with some light roasty hints. Its well balanced taste carries chocolate and roasted cereals notes. Ends with a good bitter/roasty finish. Very decent Schwarzbier.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
VereTipsu (20) - ESTONIA - NOV 28, 2014
Head: light brown, stays on Aroma: not very strong at all, usual metallic lager aroma, but nothing much else besides a sweetish note of malt. Color: dark auburn against light (clear), black otherwise Taste: sweet malt and caramel up front, some roastiness in the middle, a bit of hops in the finish Palate: quite light body, moderately high carbonation (which dies down a bit when sitting in glass), slightly burnt caramel in aftertaste.

1.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Satyroneto (139) - - NOV 27, 2014
Cor negra com espuma cremosa que lembra espuma de capuccino de alta formação e média persistência com bom lacing; Aroma adocicado de rapadura/mel de engenho até agradável, mas de dulçor um pouco exagerado que já prediz o sabor; Sabor adocicado de rapadura sem nenhuma nota de amargor para conferir algum equilíbrio. Portanto sabor enjoativo; corpo leve e baixa carbonatação. O dulçor exagerado e falta de carbonatação da a impressão de estar tomando refrigerante de cola que passou a noite aberto na geladeira.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ScottWallace82 (71) - Winchester, Virginia, USA - NOV 27, 2014
Bottle into a glass. Pours a dark, almost black, brown with a tan head. Not a bad schwartzbier, but not great either. Worth a try.


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