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Black Bavarian - Sprecher Brewing Company

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Black BavarianBlack Bavarian

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

809 Ratings
THE BROS
90
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Ratings: 809
Reviews: 457
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.59%
Wants: 113
Gots: 49 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sprecher Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  5.86% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: xlperro on 04-23-1998

Bronze Medal Winner in the European Darks category at the 1988 Great American Beer Festival (GABF).
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Black Bavarian from Sprecher Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 809 ratings.