RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Bamburg-style German amber lager made with beech wood smoked malt giving this beer a distinct smoked character in both aroma and flavor. OG: 1.052 Color: 9

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
fatty (363) - Perkiomenville, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 6, 2006
Caramel orange body with white bubbly thin head. Sweet, smoked jerky aroma with light hop. Flavor is smoked hickory jerky. Medium palate.

Travlr (26288) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle courtesy of BeerandBlues2, thank you sir! Hazy golden copper color, large white head. Aroma of burnt meat. Taste is singed fat, campfire.

boxofrane (2559) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Draft at iron Hill pv. Pours clear copper with a small off white head. The aroma is light smoke, a bit of ash. The taste is very light, a bit smoky. Ok.

DandyWolfFloyd (1213) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 15, 2014
Aroma - for a Smoked beer its subtle smoked beechwood and caramel
Appearance - orange gold amber; some subtle haze with a little sediment rocky 2" white head
Taste - nice sort of cross between a ham smoked and a sort of unique yeast
Palate - body is medium; texture is thin; carbonation is average; finish is more surprisingly Belgian like in feel

sonnycheeba (6439) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Bottle shared by beerandblues2. Pours hazy amber with fizzy white head. Aroma is cereal and toasted malts, smoke, light pork, caramel, and light spices. Flavor is smoked malt, light caramel sweetness, soda water, and light toast; dry finish. Light/medium body and high carbonation.

snoworsummer (6167) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 21, 2013
From a bottle. Pours hazy copper orange with a frothy off white head. Tastes smokey, bready, and malty. Medium body and low carbonation. Smells very smokey, woody, earthy.

BeerandBlues2 (13872) - Escondido, California, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Bottle. Pours lightly hazy burnt orange with a medium, effervescent off-white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is smoked malt and meat, light spicy hops, light nutty and caramel notes. Flavor is smoked malt and meat, light hops and bitterness, lightly sweet malt, a clean lager character and a dry finish. Light body and medium-light carbonation.

pilgrimoutlaw (888) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 12, 2013
On tap at Phoenixville brewpub. Dark amber with off white head. Smoke and wood pretty much covered up everything except a caramel malt base. Moderately sweet and lightly bitter. Smooth, medium bodied. Not my cup of tea.

Radek Kliber (7487) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - DEC 30, 2012
Bottle 750ml

Aroma: wow, bold smoky phenolic notes. Slight grassy , husky backing under bold beech wood smoke.8-

Apperance: slight haze , amber with creamy medium lighter top..

Taste/Palate etc. medium bodied, light mineral bottom. Clean soft malts on fairly intense smoke vibe. Drinkable . Late hint of berry top. Quiet true to German Rauch biers.

Sammy (12858) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 23, 2012
Bottle from the originating North Wales brewpub. Slightly off-white head on yellow body. Smoke wafts yet it is not overwhelming the palate. Smoked wood and malts, vey smooth mouthfeel with a fruity and orange finish. Bold taste. Very drinkable.

GT (10017) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 13, 2012
750mL c&c thanks to yourefragile! Pours low haze, bright orange to golden. Weaker white foam. Nose is intense smoked ham, some odd sharper orange mint and peppermint. Taste is orange mint, some sharper spice, oil, almost like an older barleywine overall but only 3.8%. Very interesting little beer. Not sure how old this bottle is. Thanks Moll!

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