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Mother In Lager - Karbach Brewing Co.

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Mother In LagerMother In Lager

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very good

96 Ratings
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Ratings: 96
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 9.61%
Wants: 2
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Karbach Brewing Co. visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Munich Dunkel Lager |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: twiggamortis420 on 10-25-2013)
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Reviews by BryanCarey:
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3.8/5  rDev -1.3%

Dark brown in color with a clear body, Mother in Lager offers up a tan- colored head of foam and a nose of bread, dark pale mallet, a touch of chocolate, and a dab of butter. The foam holds its own and leaves some lacing as you drink.

This lager has a flavor profile that emphasizes toasted barley, some chocolate, and some roasted malt and butter. The body of the beer is creamy and the profile is very smooth. The hops in the finish are mild, as the taste returns back to that of chocolate and toasted malt.

Mother in Lager is a smooth as silk brew with an easy drinking profile. It is labeled as a dunkel, but it doesn’t necessarily taste like the typical dark German beer. It is more like a hybrid of styles and the blend is eminently enjoyable.

Another good beer from Karbach and certainly a beer worth trying!

BryanCarey, Dec 07, 2013
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Hmmmm, mild chocolate and bigger roast. The malts just dont really smooth out the way a good Dunkel does. Pretty much a letdown for Karbach after many a good canned seasonal....and this coming from a huge Dunkel fan. Mouthfeel is actually a high point despite the roast. Carbonation is fine-bubbled. Its not horrible, but with some of the recent successes from Karbach and my love for the Dunkel style, I was hoping for something special.

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Mother In Lager from Karbach Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 96 ratings.