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Lobo Negro - Pedernales Brewing Company

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110 Ratings
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Ratings: 110
Reviews: 20
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 13.17%
Wants: 4
Gots: 24 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pedernales Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Munich Dunkel Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Mora2000 on 07-30-2012

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Ratings: 110 | Reviews: 20
Reviews by DavidST:
Photo of DavidST
3.53/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a pint/tulip glass. This pours a dark brown almost black with a smaller tan head which quickly dissipates. The smells are of caramel, toffee and nuts. The feel is medium. The taste is okay, a little bitter roasted malts, some toffee, not bad.

More User Reviews:
Photo of SmellsofMahagony
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of Mora2000
3.58/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

The beer pours a very dark brown color with an off-white head. The aroma is full of toffee and caramel with some lightly toasted malt and cocoa notes. A very nice smelling beer. The flavor is made up of a lot of roasted malt and cocoa. I also get some toffee, grass and earth notes. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

Photo of awalsh
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Dello
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of Garrettshu
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of javlin624
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of TownDunkel
3.18/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Appearance - A nice medium brown to dark light absourbing goodness, excelent for the beer

Smell - Not much here besides mild hops maybe noble style. I wish there was a bit more to get.

Taste - Initial flavor is too complex and not pleasant but within a second a coffee and nut taste hits. It sticks around as well.

Mouthfeel - That aftertaste with carbonation is a great match and enjoyable for a evening drink.

Overall - A good beer just wish the smell and inital flavor were improved. I will have it again though

Photo of JFCLACK
3.35/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Very good Dunkel, they have great water quality and that really enhances the taste of this beer. I enjoy it for lighter beer.

Photo of jheezee
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of Jacobus79
3.76/5  rDev +1.1%

Photo of bkeller04
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of zonker17
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of vic_prz
4.7/5  rDev +26.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Coffee taste very soothing, enjoy it very much

Photo of Thanx4AllDaFish
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of Skibum211
3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Photo of ExaltedNecrosis
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of mcdsports
3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Photo of TheStashRide
4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of Xzfgiimtsath
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of Shafaegalo
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of cmbeddoe7997
3.62/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of twiggamortis420
3.67/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle pours a dark brown color with a creamy cap of tan head. Decent retention and some nice connecting sheets of lace.

Nose is nutty and chocolaty, a bit like Nutella actually. Fairly sweet and lacks roast or coffee, pretty nice smelling brew here.

Nice flavor profile too...sweetness is tangible but not overboard and the chocolate flavors are really nice. There is still a bit of nutty, caramel character too. The mouthfeel is a treat; rich and creamy for a lager and the carbonation is really fine-bubbled. Fits the style profile fairly well, but also has a bit of a milk stout aspect to it as well. After a bad introduction to Pedernales (the IPA), the Texas Lager and Negro Lobo have impressed me enough to pick up a sixer next time I see it around.

Photo of GABrew
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of blatherbeard
3.84/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Serving type bottle

Bought a sixxer of this knowing by the name of the brewing co that it was a tx brewer so i had to give it a shot.

Mouthfeel was a bit lighter than expected but not bad, carbonation was a bit higher than expected as well. But also came across a bit flat, so kind of a weird dichotomy.

Smell was absolutely unexpected. Toffee and huge nut smell, thought it was a nut brown at first smell.

Taste was DEFINITELY a nut browny taste, not really a black lager imo.

Overall was a decent beer for sure, some of the qualities better than others, some, although not of style, were fantastic.

Id buy again for sure.

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Lobo Negro from Pedernales Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 110 ratings.