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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.28/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   ABV: -
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A bitter German style schwarzbier.

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3.4
nqualls (1452) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 1, 2009
On tap at the brew pub. Poured a dark brown with a thin brown head. Aroma of coffee, roasted malt and hops. Flavor was chocolaty with a smokey finish.

3.2
shrubber85 (11408) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - SEP 24, 2008
Tap. Light chocolate malt aroma. Dark brown color with small head. Chocolate and charcoal malt flavor. Nice palate. Nicely made.

3.4
elihapa (1553) - Honolulu, Hawaii, USA - AUG 23, 2008
Brew Moon Black Hole Lager 8/20/08 (on tap, Brewpub. Pours black with tan head. Dark chocolate, hops, black coffee, and roasts in the nose. Flavor is similar to some lighter stouts I’ve had, but evident lager-qualities help avoid style confusion. Maybe my mind is playing tricks on me in hindsight, but I do remember that this beer never got truly bitter, so I’ll say that the mid-palate features some sweetening malt, almost a licorice flavor. Overall, this is a solid, flavorful brew, probably tops from this brewpub.

3.7
BrewDad (5328) - Olympia, Washington, USA - JAN 21, 2008
Taster - Brew Moon Brewery - Honolulu, Hawaii
2008 - Hawaiian Beer Run
Aroma – Great use of dark malts and a great amount of hops.
Appearance – Brown in color with a clear view and a nice light head.
Flavor – Deep flavor from the malts the hops added a great flavor. I got molasses and chocolates flavors also.
Palate – Nice Mouthfeel with a good dry finish.
Overall – This was the best beer for this place. Had flavor, finish and overall just hit the spot and had a lot of great care to brew this beer.

3.3
hopdog (12549) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 11, 2007
On tap at the Brew Moon located in the Ward Center. Poured a dark brown with a small sized off white head. Aromas of roast, chocolate, and light nuts. Tastes of the same.

3.2
padrefan98 (854) - (San Diego) Santee, California, USA - MAY 31, 2007
Sampled at the brewery and I believe this to be my first in style. Medium brown in color, with a surprising smell and taste of chocolate, metal, and malts.

3.5
fordest (2470) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - MAY 29, 2007
Draft at brewpub. Very dark pour with a decent head. Roasty aromas with a decent flavor that really profiled the Black Patent malts. Not Bad

3.8
swanmann (773) - Nompton, Oklahoma, USA - MAR 18, 2007
Taster had a very chocolatey aroma, even from the sample glass, roasty. Nice black apearance w/ hazlenut highlights and a creamy off-white head. Mild chocolatey bitterness with slight acidic astringency and a quick finish. Very good

3.4
chadzter (94) - huntsville, Alabama, USA - JAN 28, 2006
Sampler, pours Dark Black with a thin brownish color head. Creamy full body with a milk chocolate texture that has a hoppy bitterness to it. Ending with a light wood taste. I enjoy this more than the rest in the sampler.

2.4
ontario102 (794) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 23, 2005
This beer tastes like a stout (roasted black patent taste) without the body, and like a schwarzbier without the smoothness; strange, and not much more


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