Brewed by Rogue Ales
JLS Release #6: Schwarzbier ~ which translates to Black Beer, is a German lager, very dark brown in color with a tan colored head. Coffee aromas mingled with nutty malt and a touch of caramel grace the nose. The palette is rich, smooth and clean, very malty with roasted notes apparent. The finish is lingering with a touch of residual sweetness and very mildly bitter.
Specifications: O.G. 12.2 degrees plato, T.G. 2.2 degrees plato, IBU = 25, ABV ~ 5.2%.
Schawrtzbeir is brewed with Palt Malt, Crystal 60, Munich, Carafoam special; German tradition & Oregon grown Sterling hops. Lagered for 6 weeks after it is attenuated with Czech Pilsner yeast. This beer is unfiltered ~ Prost!