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Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock - Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

995 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 995
Reviews: 629
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 13.32%
Wants: 69
Gots: 36 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Rauchbier |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
First tapping every first Thursday of October. A bitter Smokebock for the strongbeer-season (October through December). Matured for weeks in the deep rock-cellar and tapped freshly from the oakwood cask.

(Beer added by: taez555 on 08-23-2001)
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trackstar1043

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3.88/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

A - Pours a deep brown with only the faintest of ruby around the edges. Light has a hard time passing through the one, with half an inch of thick tan head that left heavy lacing.

S - BEANS, smokey beans and meat. This is the dominat arome from this beer, there is little to no noticable malts or hops, the aroma is simply taken over by this smoked meat and beans smell.

T - An over the top extreme flavors of BBQ, as if they simply squeezed a steak and pork`n`beans into a glass.

M - Full-bodied and syrupy in texture but very smooth and leaves a formitable aftertaste that lasts long ofter the beer.

D - For what the beer is it is a work of art, but can only be truely appricated once in a while.

Serving type: bottle

04-10-2008 16:21:04 | More by trackstar1043
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Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock from Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla
92 out of 100 based on 995 ratings.