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Brewed by Brauerei Ferdinand Schumacher
Style: Altbier
Düsseldorf, Germany

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RATINGS: 234   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
john44 (2630) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2017
Draft. Very malty amber Altbier. Roasted malt, caramel, creamy, buttery, some fruit & nut. Tart bitter edge. Well balanced. Malty bitter dry finish. Nice! Very drinkable. (2008)

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drmet (894) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - JAN 2, 2017
L: -pours a clear amber with a medium to big,foamy,offwhite head -high carbonation visible S: -plums,spicy,rose hip,strawberries,biscuity T: -hay,earthy,spicy,s bitterniss for the style -finishes dry F: -medium carbonation -light to medium body O: Just a flawless Altbier, lagging a bit behind Uerige’s complexity.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PowY (431) - AUSTRIA - DEC 21, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 20, 2017 Pours a light copper with an off-white head. The aroma is malty (caramel). Medium bod with a light bitterness. Flavors of lightly roasted malt, lightly fruity - apples and pears - with a bitter hoppy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
caesar (6854) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - NOV 28, 2016
Tap @ Drinkers Pub Eindhoven, medium sample. Clear amber color, short frothy head. Aroma of caramel, bit toast, slight herbal, bit hoppy. Soft sweet in taste, bit bitter. Decent altbier.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zlotta (2589) - Hagen, GERMANY - SEP 25, 2016
On tap at ’Schumacher Stammhaus’. Clear, copper with a medium large, frothy, stable, off-white head. Sweetish-malty, quite grassy aroma of caramel, nuts, some straw and a touch of bread. Sweetish-malty, quite grassy and a little fruity taste of caramel, nuts, straw and a touch of bread, followed by a short, medium bitter, a little dry finish. Thin to medium body, slightly creamy mouthfeel, soft carbonation. Nice!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyobon (1365) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 17, 2016
(On tap) Clear mid brown with big white head. Subtle aroma with notes of bread and toffee. Medium body, medium carbonation. Taste has toffee, yeast and some bitterness. Very drinkable.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
King_Alex_II (1228) - SWITZERLAND - AUG 18, 2016
Caramel-amber brown color with foam layer. Fresh malty nose. Malty fresh taste with a tiny bitterness. Light bitter yet fresh and malty aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ascelja (1205) - Neratovice, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUL 28, 2016
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Many thanks to pivnizub! Díky za školu altbieru :)

Bottle 1l. Clear dark amber body, high light beige head. Aroma of caramel, strawberries, fruits, cereal. Taste is very well balanced between bitter and sweet very slightly sourish aftertaste. Caramel and fruits, mostly plums and dried plums, cherries, wood, touch of strawberries. Light to medium body, medium to high carbonation.
Good one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rotin (1209) - Neratovice, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUL 27, 2016
Bottle 1l, many thanks to pivnizub, zdravím do Bochumi! Clear, amber colored. AROMA- malt, caramel, some strawberries. FLAVOR- neutral to slightly sweet, lightly bitter, smooth, malt, strawberries, some tart berries, touch of caramel and bread crusts. Light to medium bodied.
Good.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SeniorZozo (1458) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 22, 2016
Aroma is hay, light cereal and roastiness. Taste is low sweetness, not too bitter, floral and light bitterness. Palate is dry. Standard alt, a little bland.


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