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Millstream Schild Brau Amber - Millstream Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
81
good

216 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 216
Reviews: 124
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 12.26%
Wants: 4
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Millstream Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: PhantomVodoo on 06-14-2002

The name Schild Brau means essentially 'Schild Beer' in German. This is our flagship brew, a microbrew done in the style of the special beers of Munich. This beer is brewed in the style of a Vienna Lager.

Our beer uses these same malts to attain a perfect balance between malty sweetness and a firm bitterness.

16 IBU
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Millstream Schild Brau Amber from Millstream Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 216 ratings.