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Baltika #4 Original (Dark) - Baltika Breweries

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

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350 Ratings
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Ratings: 350
Reviews: 261
rAvg: 3.38
pDev: 15.09%


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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jamie2dope

Massachusetts

4.28/5  rDev +26.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I've never tried a beer brewed in Russia before so this seemed like a nice change from the norm. Poured a cloudy brownish red color with no head and a very small white lacing that one could barely notice. Smell was very nice, dark fruits, honey, candy. Taste was even better with some sugars accentuating the flavors that had noticed in the smell. It also has an almost juicy character that one would not expect from the description on the back of the bottle. Mouthfeel was hoppy and medium bodied, with the hops hitting you up front leading into the juicy tastes. Seemed very well balanced as well. I could see myself drinking a few of these and still wanting more. Next time im at the Dan Murphy's im picking up some more of these as I was taken aback with the complexities rife within this interesting brew.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2006 13:02:36 | More by jamie2dope
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Baltika #4 Original (Dark) from Baltika Breweries
77 out of 100 based on 350 ratings.