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Zeitgeist - BrewDog

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BA SCORE
83
good

110 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 110
Reviews: 66
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 12.05%
Wants: 4
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: stumac on 03-31-2009)
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Reviews by kindacold:
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kindacold

Virginia

3.2/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pours dark with nearly no head. Holding up to the light, can see some dark red tones, but with absence of bright light, just looks black.

Smells pleasant, but not very strongly. Some malt tones, but overall not a lot of odor.

Tastes pretty good...I'd say between a 3 and 3.5, but closer to 3 so I rounded down.

Very light on the tongue, and feels like water going down. No real aftertaste, and only a mild stickiness from the hops.

It's an OK beer.

Serving type: bottle

01-03-2011 06:23:40 | More by kindacold
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Zeitgeist from BrewDog
83 out of 100 based on 110 ratings.