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Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock - Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,018 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,018
Reviews: 631
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 13.32%
Wants: 74
Gots: 40 | 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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bret717

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

07-07-2014 03:26:21 | More by bret717
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Axnjxn

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

07-05-2014 17:01:33 | More by Axnjxn
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webmanspidey

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +9%

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ramblinwreck101

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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BAsbill

California

4/5  rDev -3.1%

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EGreen

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

THE quintessential rauchbier!! Mild smoke in the nose with a nice malty character. Starts off with a nice toffee flavor that is quickly usurped by the smokiness... And man is it smoky. Mild hops bitterness on the finish... Barely noticeable through the smoke. Very nice!

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 23:03:03 | More by EGreen
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dannyboygaga

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

06-24-2014 11:50:53 | More by dannyboygaga
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jmathis

Florida

2/5  rDev -51.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +9%

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wrightst

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

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2.75/5  rDev -33.4%

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New Mexico

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +9%

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North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

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Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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New York

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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California

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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Florida

3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

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Washington

4/5  rDev -3.1%

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Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +9%

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California

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -3.1%

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Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

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Quindar

Texas

4/5  rDev -3.1%

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TheCuriograph

New York

4.56/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

I'm a little embarrassed that I've never written a full review for a lager. So many ales. Figured I'd write about one of my Old World favorites:

A - Lovely amber brown twinkles a hazy red against the light. Sudsy cappuccino head. Looks more like a brown ale than what I imagine when I think German lager

S - Nose is roasted and smoky. Packed with allspice, cured meat, caramel, molasses, chicory, sawdust and fired peat.

T - I find some smoked beers can push beyond toasted and into the medicine-y. Not so this. It’s a magnificent amalgam of buttery toast, woodsmoke, and bacon, with a zesty peppery sharpness from the hops that prevent its being out-and-out sweet.

M - Medium to light-bodied, and extremely refreshing for something this full and flavorful

O - Balance and drinkability. This is the benefit of a beer whose recipe has been refined over centuries. I love the imperialized, bourbon-aged, dry-hopped, coffee-infused craft scene as much as anyone, but hell if this doesn't make you appreciate the unadorned craftsmanship of old Europe.

thecuriograph.com

Serving type: bottle

05-17-2014 18:31:19 | More by TheCuriograph
Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock from Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla
92 out of 100 based on 1,018 ratings.