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Kuhnhenn Raspberry Eisbock - Kuhnhenn Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

843 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 843
Reviews: 411
rAvg: 4.39
pDev: 10.93%
Wants: 1,194
Gots: 132 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Eisbock |  15.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: marburg on 07-27-2003)
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coldmeat23

Oklahoma

4.6/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

GLASS: Snifter (Small)
TEMP: Cellared @ approx 45 degrees
VINTAGE: 2007 6.3oz/187ml bottle
Extreme thanks to mjd83goblue for this one!

Pours a dark amber color, with the slightest ruby tinting. A mildly aggressive pour produces a minimal head which disipates quickly. It leaves a tiny bubble ring around the edge of the surface. I'm impressed that there is any lacing at all. It's in strands of medium thickness which slide down the wall in the oily residue that the liquid leaves on the side of the glass.
It's going well, so far.

Man, that's like fresh, chocolate-dipped, raspberries. It smells delicious!
Huge nose full of raspberries mixed with dark chocolates and a swirl of milk chocolate. Light traces of milk caramels. A wonderful booziness, which is almost bourbon-like. Notes of brownie batter. A light presence of sweet malts and a mild yeastiness.

The raspberries definitely hit my palate first. A nice sweet presence with a touch of sour. It's followed by bittersweet chocolate notes. A very light kiss of caramel follows. This all happens over a mildly sweet malt base.
It's like a really good raspberry brownie. It's also very nicely balanced and not nearly as sweet as you might expect.

This has a nice, full, body with a wonderful oiliness. The minimal carbonation level helps give this one a smooth and silky mouthfeel.

While you can smell the 13.50%abv easily enough and you get the warmth of alcohol when you drink it, you really don't taste it. This helps it's drinkability remain high. These tiny bottles help it also. I'd love to drink this on a regular basis.

Serving type: bottle

09-03-2009 04:07:10 | More by coldmeat23
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Kuhnhenn Raspberry Eisbock from Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
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