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Brewed by Benelux Brasserie Artisanale
Style: Schwarzbier
Montreal, Canada

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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.49/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlovakSniper (5463) - Candiac, Quebec, - JUN 14, 2012
Un verre Montral. Une robe brune fonce et sa mince couche de mousse. Des parfums de grains rtis et de malts grills sur des notes fruites qui se renchrissent au fil de la dgustation. Des saveurs qui vitent la douceur et qui se concentrent sur les grains rtis et grills. Des saveurs de pain slave. Quelque chose qui me rappelle la boulangerie de star mama Kadlecik. Un ct fruit qui demeure ici trs discret. Des houblons qui ne se reconnaissent pas. Une finale qui vite les excs amers des grains rtis et la douceur des crales maltes. Un trs haut degr de buvabilit. Priama spomienka na minulosť. Moja babička, pre koho ťastie bolo tak drah. Ak počujete ma, ja ťa milujem a vdy myslm na teba so slzami v očiach a ruku na srdce.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tom10101 (5895) - Quebec, CANADA - JUN 6, 2013
On tap @ Benelux (Montral). Dark copper/brown with a medium light beige head and good lacing. Aroma of raisins, caramel, cereals and roasted malt. Taste is lightly sweet and about the same as aroma. Light to medium body. Soft to medium carbonation. Good Schwarzbier!

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (13519) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 31, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 1, 2013 A dark brown schwarze with a thin mocha head. In aroma, light chocolate malt with mineral notes, OK. In mouth, a sweet nutty malt with mineral character. Ok. On tap at Mondiale 2013, May 31 2013.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Viper666 (3283) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 24, 2013
Dguste en ft sur place. De couleur brune-noire et claire. Nez de grains de malt rtis, lger de tabac avec des notes de houblon floral, de chocolat noir et de pain grill. Moyenne-mince en bouche avec un ptillement moyen-doux ainsi quune texture lgrement crmeuse. Lger got de pain grill et de noix grilles lors de lentre en bouche auquel se rajoute un got de malt rti avec un lger got de tabac (du genre cigare) et quelques notes de chocolat noir puis en finale lon retrouve une lgre amertume de houblon herbeux aux notes florales. Post-got moyen, lgrement amer de rti, lger de houblon herbeux avec des notes de tabac et de noix grilles. (23 mai 2013)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rodenbach99 (4532) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 20, 2013
Une pinte provenant du ft sur la terrasse lavant rue Sherbrooke. Bire noire avec une mousse brune, classique. Au nez des grains rtis, rien de surprenant et des notes de Lager. Le corps est lger, des saveurs de grains rtis bien prsentes et une belle amertume en finale. Bien russie.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scrapersnbeer (1532) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 13, 2013
Described as black pilsner, this one has the aroma of coffee and cigars. Near black as expected. More bitter than the usual schwarz, this gives the malt element the roasty metallic edge associated with hoppy dark ales. The most unique beer I sampled that day.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Glouglouburp (6103) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 8, 2012
UPDATED: OCT 24, 2013 In short: A grassy-hoppy and chocolaty black lager. Good beer
How: Tap at brewpub
The look: Mahogany body topped by a small beige head
In long: Nose is a pleasant mix of dried grass, chocolate chips cookies, burnt raisin pie and undertones of lime. In mouth the body is full, the carbonation is very active and tickling. Taste is chocolaty cake malts, toasted crusty baguette, croutons, raisins, a slice of fruit cake, a generous hopping. The beer is seriously hoppy, sundried yellowed grass, lime-like citrusy edges. Bitterness and dryness are nose to nose in the finish. A black pils that is just about as drinkable as most hoppy bohemian pils Ive had. I love Benelux but I hate that you need to be on facebook to know whats happening there, and apparently I am not modern enough because Im not on internet social networking go 01100110 01110101 01100011 01101011 yourself people.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mcberko (16595) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 8, 2012
On tap at Benelux, pours a dark amber brown with a small beige head. Aroma of light toasted malt and toasted nuts - not a whole lot going on . Flavour is the same, with a somewhat metallic finish. Not much hop presence. Boring and a bit stale tasting. Not so good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rederic (3330) - montral, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 29, 2012
Deep brown -black color, with a tan head, mild yeasty fruity, faint earthy roasted, chocolate, toasted malt nose with some light ground roasted coffee bean, floral tobacco leaf accents in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a sweet mild roasted, chocolate, toasted, coffee, chocolate chip cookie dough, milk chocolate character, with some light baking chocolate bar, faint mochaish flavours, leading towards a mild chocolatey, light mocha, coffee, fruity, lingering subtle tobaccoish leafy bittering finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blankboy (7571) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 9, 2012
Draught at the brewpub, June 9. Pours a very dark brown with an average size lasting creamy tan head. Aroma of dark fruit, nuts, chocolate and very light hops. Flavour of dark fruit, lightly toasted malt and light chocolate. Average to medium bodied. A very good version of the style.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (16938) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 28, 2012
Dark brown. No head. Smooth with dark chocolate malts. Decent dark lager but not a pilsner at all.


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