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Brewed by Schneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
Style: Eisbock
Kelheim, Germany

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 2492   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.88/5   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aventinus, the Wheat Doppelbock of Bavaria, has always been known to be the most intense and complex wheat beer in the world. This was the case for the past sixty years, but not anymore...
Up until the 1940’s, Aventinus was shipped all over Bavaria in containers lacking temperature control. Consequently, the precious drink partially froze during transportation. Unaware that the brew was concentrated by the separation of water from the liquid. People were baffled by this unique version of Aventinus. By chance, the first Aventinus Eisbock was created.
Well aware of this story, Hans Peter Drexler, brewmaster of the Schneider brewery, decided to recreate this classic "mistake" in a modern controlled facility. Thus, the Aventinus Eisbock is reborn sixty years later ... Prost!

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3.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
anze (18) - - DEC 15, 2012
A lot of alchohol in aroma and it does not dissapoint at taste. Sweet taste and aftertaste. "Spezi" colour.


3.8
evannell (1323) - Kraków, POLAND - OCT 19, 2017
Aromat karmelowy, może lekko palony. W smaku słodycz dość wysoka, alkohol ładnie wkomponowany w całość. Dobre. Czuć po zapachu, że to garnki ze Schneider Weisse.

4.7
deandillingham (3) - - OCT 17, 2017 does not count
Schneider Weisse is one of my favorites and their Aventinus Eisbock never disappoints! Carmel, toffee, fruity and smooth. Great dark brown color that requires a tall frosty glass. I prefer it bit colder than traditional German pubs serve it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
Iphonephan (7192) - Jackson Hole/McLean, Virginia, USA - OCT 13, 2017
From a 33 cl bottle. Pours a clear amber with an ecru head. Aromas of caramel, toffee and candi sugar. Heavy sweet flavor with a smooth, warming finish.

4.2
GhostS (488) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - OCT 10, 2017
Aromă ușoară, cu multă caramelă și malț caramelizat, zahăr ars, puțin alcool, ușor melasă, dulceață de nuci verzi și fructe ușor fermentate. Gust ușor și foarte plăcut dulce (ideal, mai ales pentru tăria și concentrația care o are), tărie de alcool, cu un ușor efect de astringență, ce trece într-o plăcută căldură după înghițire, ceva amăreală pierdută prin alcool și abundența (dar foarte bine balansată) de caramelă și malț caramelizat, dulceață și ceva fructe caramelizate. Extraordinară și excepțional de bine balansată. Etalon!

4
rafax (382) - POLAND - OCT 8, 2017
Bottle. Dark brown, hazy with medium, frothy but not very stable head. Strong and intense aromas if dried fruits, malts, red wine, cloves and dark bread. Taste is sweet with red fruits but also typical for weizen flavors, surprisingly dry but still with pleasant, oily mouthfeel. Very well balanced with just a bit alcohol warming in the finish. Very good!

4.1
sebsky (269) - ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2017
330 ml bottle,bb 21/11/2021. Brown,opaque. Nose - prunes,clove,cinnamon,banana. Taste - same as nose. Alcohol is well hidden. Added point for overall Christmas feel.

4.1
Fullpintofbeer (422) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - SEP 30, 2017
Bottle from Brewers Droop, Bristol. Huge head, brown/ruby colour, lightly hazy. Aroma: roasted malts, bananas, raspberries. Lightly bitter, full body, thick, oily, average carbonation. Wow! Really nice.

4.3
GarageBrewer80 (594) - SWEDEN - SEP 22, 2017
Flaska från SB. Klar, mörkbrun kulör med minimal, grå skumkrona. Doft av torkade dadlar, rusin, fikon, charketurier och alkohol. Söt, vinös, lätt rökig och lite torr kropp. Smak av dadlar, russin, portvin, salmiak, trä och lite rök.

4.5
opduvelle (1) - - SEP 16, 2017 does not count
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2017 wat een dijk van een bier.ik kom in de geur toetsen van kersen, chocolade,leer en gedroogd fruit tegen.Ook toffee en de alcohol, maar dat mag ook wel met 12% .De smaak is warm alcoholisch en prikkelt de tong.de kersen komen weer terug.De afdronk is iets droog met een zweem tabak en gedroogd fruit en blijft lang hangen.Dit bier blijft zich ontwikkelen.Ideaal om een goed diner mee af te sluiten.

2.4
mieszal92 (364) - Gliwice, POLAND - SEP 4, 2017
WTF?! Malinowe, ciasteczkowo-herbatnikowe. Herbata. Owoce kandyzowane. Baaardzo slodkie. Malo piwne. Nie pasuje tu to dosc wysokie wysycenie. Paskudny napój alkoholowy.


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