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Baltika #4 Original (Dark) - Baltika Breweries

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Baltika #4 Original (Dark)Baltika #4 Original (Dark)

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BA SCORE
77
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366 Ratings
THE BROS
76
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Ratings: 366
Reviews: 262
rAvg: 3.38
pDev: 14.79%
Wants: 8
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Baltika Breweries visit their website
Russian Federation

Style | ABV
Euro Dark Lager |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-13-2002)
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billybob

Massachusetts

3.93/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

a cloudy tea in color with a small beige colored head and no lace to speak of. smell is much better with caramel and candy and strong tea aromas present. taste is same with flavors melding together nicely. mouthfeel and carbonation good. russian beers keep surprising me. i would buy this beer again any time.

Serving type: bottle

02-10-2009 17:23:33 | More by billybob
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Bought at Assi Plaza in Atlanta, GA.

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Baltika #4 Original (Dark) from Baltika Breweries
77 out of 100 based on 366 ratings.