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Brewed by Hausbrauerei Zum Schlüssel
Style: Altbier
Düsseldorf, Germany

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RATINGS: 284   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mickmac (484) - Ngunnawal, - JAN 9, 2013
Tap. Clear burnt copper body with a large/huge persistent white head. Aroma/taste: leather/wood, herbal/vegetative hops, bread crust and a touch of biscuit. Moderately bitter finish. Light bodied and light carbonation.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mister_Li (1294) - GERMANY - MAY 25, 2017
Klares Kupfer mit reichlich Schaum. Malzig, etwas Karamell, Röstaromen, nussig, würzig, sehr süffig.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thellgren (1005) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2017
several 0.2 l draught @ Zum Schlüssel, Düsseldorf (April 21, 2017). Appearance is brown, clear and with a nice head. Taste is very malty - there is even dark chocolate. There must be some very dark malts, but not so much as to affect to the colour. Ending is dry, but I’d like more hops. Guess, I like my alt less malty and hoppier than this. Still, a great beer.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jpkeskinen (511) - FINLAND - MAR 18, 2017
Draught. The taste is slightly sweet and malty. Looks nice and brown. A decent alt.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrHangover (4414) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 16, 2017
Bottle. Pours a clear mahogany brownish red beer with a medium sized, off white head on top. Aroma is very malty, lots of caramel, hint of wood and dirt notes. Flavor is mildly sweet, cookies, red fruits and has this real subtle, soft mouthfeel which I like so much in most Altbiers. Aftertaste is short, inviting you to take another sip. Very decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MBlessing (1257) - Württemberg, GERMANY - JAN 22, 2017
Helles Bernstein, schaum ok, malzig röstmalz im duft leicht süß, im Geschmack eher verhalten leichte süße Malz Noten und leicht herber röstmalnoten im Abgang

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrNosha (2224) - Württemberg, Germany, GERMANY - JAN 21, 2017
Im Brauhaus in Düsseldorf. Helle Bernsteinfarbe, heller Schaum. Sanfte Röstmalzaromen. Antrunk recht herb und malzig. Etwas Karamel.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drmet (938) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - JAN 4, 2017
L: -pours a clear copper with a medium,foamy,offwhite head -medium carbonation S: caramel,spicy,nutty,plums,cinnamo to medium bitterniss for the style F: -medium carbonation -light body O: Very good Altbier.Noticeably sweeter than other Examples

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hauxe (680) - Butzbach, Hesse, GERMANY - NOV 13, 2016
Pours ruby brown from the bottle and leaves an off white head. Aroma is caramel, nuts. Taste is overall sweet with light bitter and sour notes. Body is medium. Drank a lot of these back in the day when it was my favorite Altbier. Good with food or alone. Good stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MatusBeer (650) - Košice, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 5, 2016
Bottle. Clear brown colour with stable white head off. Aroma of caramel,nuts. Taste of coffee, nuts, toffees, caramel malts, medium sweetness, medium body

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyobon (1383) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 17, 2016
(On tap) Clear mid brown with good white head. Aroma had seaweed and funky notes. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Flavour is sweet toffee with some veggie notes and hints of bitterness. Pleasant.


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