1. American Craft Beer Fest is this weekend in Boston, Mass. Join us for 640+ beers from 140+ brewers! Tickets for Friday, May 29 are still available. Cheers!

Smokin' Beech - Circle Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Smokin' Beech
No picture.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
80
good

15 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 15
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Circle Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Rauchbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: stumac on 10-03-2012

Bamberg-style Rauchbier. Based upon the original German Rauchbier, SMOKIN' BEECH stays true to its heritage. A melding of the two original Bamberg Rauchs, this lager conjures the best of both rival brews. Munich and Beechwood Smoked Malts blend to create a brew that is not overly smokey, but compliments the rich malty sweetness inherent to the traditional style. Properly proportioned and balanced accordingly...it's smokin'!
View: Beers (12) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
to view more.
Ratings: 15 | Reviews: 1
Photo of stumac
2.81/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Just came on tap at my job. So it pours up a nice cloudy rust color with a lil decent white crown. Aromas consists of very faint malts, and absolutely NO smokiness or pork or any traditional Rauch aromas. Tastes of pretty damn sweet malts, a kiss of hop backdrop, and NO smokiness. Not impressed here. The medium-leaning-to-full body was great and the carbo was nice and crisp. It wasn't a terrible brew. A little too sweet in my opinion. But they sell this too you saying it keeps in the old Germanic Rauch tradition. But I've had quite a few Rauch brews FROM Germany and this wasn't like them. Sorry Circle. Not this time....

to view more.
Smokin' Beech from Circle Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.