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Schwarzer Herzog - Hofbrauhaus Wolters GmbH

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4 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 4
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.19
pDev: 1.25%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hofbrauhaus Wolters GmbH visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cnozzy on 02-11-2010)
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herrburgess

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

05-28-2013 13:07:27 | More by herrburgess
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Brabander

Netherlands

3.18/5  rDev -0.3%

This is not a bad beer to start with. I have had plenty Germans who would lose in a battle with this one.

I bought this beer somewhere in may 2011. Best before november 2011.

Poured in my struise glass the beer looks ok.Darkbrown fluid with a decent head which disappears in a few minutes leaving a white ring in the glass. Smell is average, not much going on, slightly malty. This beer was a bit more on the abv then witten here; 5,2 abv. To get a nice mouthfeel a bit too low.

09-22-2011 20:06:09 | More by Brabander
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dbaker61

Ohio

3.18/5  rDev -0.3%

500mL can. Brew Date: Apr. 14, 2011. Best By: May 14, 2012.

Appearance: Deep brown, with a touch of orange seen when held up to a bright light. Two fingers of dense light tan foam, having decent retention. Left extensive lacing.

Smell: Roast malt, sweet malt.

Taste: Dominated by roast malt, but not overpowering. Just a touch of bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Medium body. Light carbonation. Dry finish.

Overall: An average example of the style; there are better. Easy to drink, almost sessionable. Seems to lack depth.

07-23-2011 13:36:59 | More by dbaker61
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cnozzy

China

3.15/5  rDev -1.3%

Poured from a 330ml bottle.

Appearance: Brown color with a fluffy brown head. leaving lace.

Smell: Roasted malt. caramel, and slight coffee.

Taste: Sweet malt, a little coffee, with an earthiness, a quite dry end.

Mouthfeel/Drink: Pretty light for a schwarzbier. Soft carbonation. Easy to drink when it is cold.

02-11-2010 04:06:55 | More by cnozzy
Schwarzer Herzog from Hofbrauhaus Wolters GmbH
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.