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Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Märzen - Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,698 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 1,698
Reviews: 971
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 15.35%
Wants: 99
Gots: 78 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Rauchbier |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV may vary slightly year to year.

(Beer added by: taez555 on 07-11-2001)
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KenSpliffyJr

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

08-04-2014 22:20:49 | More by KenSpliffyJr
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Morakaton

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

08-04-2014 15:20:55 | More by Morakaton
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Johnwf110

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +23.8%

08-03-2014 20:29:41 | More by Johnwf110
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suckaj

Florida

1.5/5  rDev -62.9%

08-03-2014 19:19:30 | More by suckaj
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MichaelBartz

California

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

08-03-2014 02:53:04 | More by MichaelBartz
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gsumers

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

08-02-2014 04:05:50 | More by gsumers
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admiral

Australia

4.44/5  rDev +9.9%

Wow - what a beer! Like drinking an artisanal smoky cheese - delicious.

aroma: rich smoked creamy cheese with slight seafood

taste: rich smoked creamy cheese with caramel, seafood and bacon with slight smoked wood

beautiful flavours, great and lingering mouthfeel and a tradition that I hope stays for good. The definition of craft/artisanal beer

08-01-2014 09:58:23 | More by admiral
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minterro

Colorado

3.86/5  rDev -4.5%

One of BA's new-ish features is allowing you to see if you have rated any beers in a particular style. I noticed that I didn't have anything in this style and decided to give it a try. I didn't have a short mug or a strange so I did the best I could and put it in a slender packers mug I have. Bought at Little Wine and Liquor. About 5 bucks.

A&S: Extremely big head even when poured slowly down the side. The head is fizzy and tan colored, it retains pretty well for being so big and fizzy. The beer is a dark brown color lively with carbonation and translucent. Well it is as it is advertised. Smells like smoked salami. Smoky but not ash-tray smokey like some beer that have smokey qualities, it is more of a camp fire.

T&M: Not a super complex beer, similar to the aroma lots of smoked meat taste I getting more of a beef jerky and salami mix instead of the just salami in the aroma. A little spicy in the finish, a little on the bitter side but not much. The faintest bit of dryness in the finish. On the thin side of body, pretty smooth and not that sharp from all the carbonation like the look would suggest.

Overall: For sure one of the most unique beers I have ever tasted, not a huge fan of the style, but from reading the description it really seems to nails it. I think the rating are all over the place for this beer because the style is pretty different and maybe not the most palatable for everyone. I could see this being a very good cheese paring beer though.

08-01-2014 02:08:18 | More by minterro
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rostencrantz

Russian Federation

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-31-2014 21:29:59 | More by rostencrantz
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Faroveryonder

Missouri

4/5  rDev -1%

07-29-2014 03:56:22 | More by Faroveryonder
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harveystarr

Ontario (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

07-28-2014 21:52:06 | More by harveystarr
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ThirstyDutchman

British Columbia (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-28-2014 06:36:49 | More by ThirstyDutchman
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kmoen

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-28-2014 05:19:40 | More by kmoen
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BAsbill

California

4/5  rDev -1%

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aoampm

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 06:18:29 | More by aoampm
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brittanylicious

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-26-2014 13:23:52 | More by brittanylicious
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heysuz

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-26-2014 13:14:29 | More by heysuz
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xhuang61

United Kingdom (England)

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-25-2014 21:33:24 | More by xhuang61
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Jerseyislandbeer

Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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boesesfleisch

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-22-2014 02:19:08 | More by boesesfleisch
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John_Beeryman

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-21-2014 13:15:14 | More by John_Beeryman
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ZBR101

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-20-2014 21:24:23 | More by ZBR101
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dcguitar

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-20-2014 14:51:17 | More by dcguitar
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YeastEnthusiast

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-20-2014 05:21:25 | More by YeastEnthusiast
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ronricorossi

California

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-20-2014 04:12:32 | More by ronricorossi
Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Märzen from Brauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla
90 out of 100 based on 1,698 ratings.