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Winter Rental Black Lager - East Coast Beer Company

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Winter Rental Black Lager
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81
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55 Ratings
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Ratings: 55
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 13.48%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
East Coast Beer Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: jtierney89 on 10-26-2011)
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1p5v

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +12.4%

01-08-2012 03:53:04 | More by 1p5v
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tempest

Pennsylvania

3.73/5  rDev +4.8%

Picked up a single from the Wegman's in Allentown. It pours a dark brown with a tall off-white head. The body is thicker and creamy, like an oatmeal stout. There's a little roast in the aroma and flavor, a hit of dark fruit, and a mild dry cocoa flavor in the finish. There's a bitter bite in the finish a la Irish stout for a pleasant finish. The mid-flavor is a little bland, the flavors aren't popping, but it's still a tasty beer worth checking out.

12-03-2011 23:10:29 | More by tempest
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benetoh

New Jersey

3.9/5  rDev +9.6%

A friend of mine who lives in Point Pleasant gave me two bottles of this to try.

Appearance: Dark brown, almost black.

Smell: Slightly roasty, a little bit of chocolate. Not much hops.

Taste: Similar to the taste. The hops aren't noticeable but the overall flavor of the beer is mild as a schwarzbier should be.

Mouthfeel: Relatively lLight in body; not Coors-light light, more like Yeungling.

Overall: A decent session beer, nice to have on a cool fall night. As long as you don't grab a bottle of this expecting to get blown away, you will not be dissapointed. Consider this a decent alternative for someone who drinks Newcastle, but wants something a little more mild.

11-17-2011 15:41:15 | More by benetoh
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schmidlove

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +12.4%

11-16-2011 03:43:26 | More by schmidlove
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jtierney89

New Jersey

3.65/5  rDev +2.5%

Pours a very dark brown with about a half inch of tan head that retains somewhat well. Smells of caramel and dark malts with subtle scents of licorice and chocolate. Medium bodied with with a good amount of carbonation and finishes with a slight warming sensation as you swallow (perfect for a cold winter night at your lonely winter rental in pt pleasant)

Taste wise this beer does very well for a winter session brew. Lots of caramel, chocolate and dark malts followed by a mild hop presence to balance things out giving you a superbly clean finish!

Like I said before, an awesome winter session beer!

10-26-2011 23:37:22 | More by jtierney89
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Winter Rental Black Lager from East Coast Beer Company
81 out of 100 based on 55 ratings.