Kuhnhenn Raspberry Eisbock - Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
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Reviews by the Alström Bros:
4.65/5 rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4
Thanks to BA ThomasHardy for the sample.
Cute little 6.3 oz wax topped green bottle with the vintage date of 2004 on it.
A- Thin fizzy off-white head, never really expect much here being a higher alcohol brew. I carefully decanted this beer to leave the sediment behind, this leaves a hazy brownish garnet hue brew in the glass.
S- Big fruity tartness in the nose, suggestions of faint raspberry brandy come to mind with a deep and complex maltiness underneath.
T&M- So smooth, amazingly smooth and very creamy in the back-end. Thick malty body with layers of sweet and toasted maltiness within. The raspberry character add complex levels of tartness and sweetness that meld perfectly with a strong alcohol.
D- Oh Mama ... I could sip this all night long. Sadly I only had 6.3 oz. :-(
Serving type: bottle
12-07-2005 20:26:48 | More by Jason
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4.21/5 rDev -4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Big thanks to Adam for getting this to me in trade. 2012 bottle with red wax poured in a Firestone Walker Teku on February 13, 2014. Pours bright and dark red with no head at all even with a vigorous pour. Huge sweet raspberry and booze aroma, some caramel or toffee, lots of sweet syrupy sugar smell. So much sweet berry. Flavor is sweet straight raspberry jam/preserves, and then some toffee like malts tingling the tongue with plenty of booze in the background. This is very sweet with a thick nearly syrupy mouthfeel but balanced with some light carbonation as to make it more drinkable. Huge flavors in this brew for sure. Made for the raspberry lover. Very nice and a bit hot. An awesome treat as an after dinner drink, just make sure to pour yourself a small glass around 4 oz. Tough to drink much more than that.
Serving type: bottle
02-14-2014 01:05:33 | More by BMMillsy
Kuhnhenn Raspberry Eisbock from Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
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