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Black Bavarian - Sprecher Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

758 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 758
Reviews: 454
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 10.57%
Wants: 104
Gots: 35 | 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:
Bronze Medal Winner in the European Darks category at the 1988 Great American Beer Festival (GABF).

(Beer added by: xlperro on 04-23-1998)
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

jaredtp, Sep 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

A: draught, nearly black with small white head

S: dark breast malt

T: sweet black malt, slightly coffee, bitter pine hop finish

M: med lower carb

O: bit non traditional but good

M_C_Hampton, Sep 21, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

Benish, Sep 19, 2014
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3.65/5  rDev -10.3%

emerald27, Sep 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

Very even balanced Schwarzbier. Certainly has the light to light-med. body with the moderate level of roasted malted sweetness. A-very dark brown to black, except when held to the light where it turns a very dark red. A single finger of tan, caramel head that remains throughout, even if very faint near the bottom of the glass. S-very roasty, pretty well burnt, toasty malt aromas. T-really awesome combo of the roasted malty nuttiness with an under abundant very dark chocolate bitter finish. I didnt get a whole bunch in the way of hoppy bitterness or earthiness.O-fantastic, well balanced Scwarzbier, by well balanced I mean not too sweet or over-roasted bitter. A really tasty, lighter bodied "blackbier"

Mouser55, Aug 29, 2014
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3.95/5  rDev -2.9%

DantheMan75, Aug 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

harpus, Aug 27, 2014
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Black Bavarian from Sprecher Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 758 ratings.