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German Altbier - Second Street Brewery

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German Altbier
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
Avg: 4.12
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Second Street Brewery visit their website
New Mexico, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: Jason on 03-01-2005

This is the “old” style of ale that the area around Düsseldorf, Germany is famed for. This brew is marked by a refreshing bittersweet beginning followed by a mingling of caramel flavor and spicy aromatic German hallertau noble hops. We brought in a traditional yeast strain from a Düsseldorf brewery just for this beer.

30 IBU
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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
Reviews by atomicbeer:
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4.12/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Draft pint at the Second Street Brewpub at the Railyard in Santa Fe. Arrived a dark copper with a rocky tan head. Inviting citrus hop aroma. A huge malt hit on first sip followed by a woody and Hallertau hop aftertaste. Nice. Described as using a "traditional yeast strain from a Dusseldorf brewery." A fine rendition.

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German Altbier from Second Street Brewery
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