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Spotlight Series: Spröcketbier Black Rye Kölsch - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

224 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 224
Reviews: 25
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 10.84%
Wants: 1
Gots: 28 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Latarnik on 05-02-2014)
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05-25-2014 09:41:27 | More by tdm168
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3.78/5  rDev +2.4%

Pours a finger and half of light tan head on a black body.
The aroma has an initial roast malt smell, then just cut hay towards a barnyard, and finally a bit of citrus. Unexpected but nice.
The taste has a roasted malt sweetness tempered by lemon bitterness, some grainy flavor and finishes with a mellow citrus note.
The texture is fizzy and light with moderate carbonation.
It's nicely done.

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3.7/5  rDev +0.3%

Pours mahogany with a pinky of tan head. Good head retention & slightly above average lacing

S: Roastyness, slight peppery notes

T: Roasty, peppery, with herbal notes, some pineyness & slight smokeyness up front. Roastyness , spicy rye, & a little brown bread & more pineyness. Finishes piney, peppery, & spicy, plus roastyness

MF: Medium bodied, firm carbonation

Works better as a black IPAor hell even a porter than a Kolsch, drinkable enough. Stone is starting to get a little out there, but I like they are still trying to push some boundries. Glad I got to try this, but not really buying the concept of a Black Rye Kolsch...

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A black rye kolsch. Now that is a good one. Me chief black white clear cloudy day night!

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Spotlight Series: Spröcketbier Black Rye Kölsch from Stone Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 224 ratings.