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7 Stern Bamberger Rauchbier - Siebensternbräu

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BA SCORE
87
very good

11 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 9.61%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Siebensternbräu visit their website
Austria

Style | ABV
Rauchbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Globetrotter on 02-24-2007)
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Ciocanelu

Romania

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

01-31-2014 19:31:42 | More by Ciocanelu
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leitmotif

Romania

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

01-31-2014 18:36:53 | More by leitmotif
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dcmchew

Romania

4.34/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Had the tap at the brewery. Quick notes:

Hello bacon! Smells great.
Taste is of sweet malts, with great smokiness: nice charred wood, smoked hay, matches, low charcoal. Nice fruitiness also, with dry figs, berries, low banana, cherries and plum. Spiced with faint clove and vanilla. Caramel in the taste and especially in the aftertaste, nicely mixed with the charcoal feel. Hops in the finish too.
A really really good rauchbier.

Serving type: on-tap

01-04-2014 15:01:49 | More by dcmchew
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clarknova

Germany

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

09-15-2013 19:50:51 | More by clarknova
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ronin926

Illinois

5/5  rDev +23.2%

06-20-2013 05:15:14 | More by ronin926
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warnerry

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

02-16-2013 21:27:18 | More by warnerry
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dumptruck81

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.5%

10-20-2012 18:47:13 | More by dumptruck81
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chinchill

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -1.5%

08-23-2012 01:36:39 | More by chinchill
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allboutbierge

Austria

4.1/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I reserved a 5L keg of it and picked it up a few days later. This review is from the keg. Should it be under cask? No CO2 was injected...

Drank out of a 1L MaB, but only poured a half liter. The nose is also overwhelming, though the scent itself is mild. HICKORY, HICKORY, HICKORY! Large amounts of lace after a moderate head of off white gobs. Attractive beer. Big white bubbles hang around after the head thins out. Smoked flavor is subdued and mellowed out with a maltiness reminscent of a watered down Old Chub malt profile. Carbonation is light to moderate, but with the smokiness and malt background, its fitting. I don't think my 5L will last until tomorrow...no work, no worries.

Serving type: cask

05-20-2009 14:55:47 | More by allboutbierge
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Nickls

District of Columbia

3.68/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

(From notes)

A - Poured with a two finger deep, slightly tan/off-white head. Deep, dirty copper brown color. Great lacing throughout the sample

S - Sweetish malt actually shows up first, which was a surprise for the style. The smokiness definitely comes in as well, but not nearly as prominent as with others in the style range.

T - Not nearly the smokey level that I would look for in the style, but the roasty, smokey, bacony flavors do come in a bit. Kinda mellow, and not as interesting as I would have wanted

M - Medium MF and carried flavors over the palate well. Not that rich, and pretty accessible.

D - Just above average for me. Would have like the brew to be more interesting, and this would have increased my want to have another.

Overall, solid and paired up well with some sausages and sauerkraut. Check it out if there, but wouldn't be the first on my list in their lineup.

Serving type: on-tap

04-08-2009 23:59:43 | More by Nickls
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JohnfromDublin

Ireland

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Tasted this on tap at SiebenSternbrau, Vienna, Austria in May 2008.

The appearence was reddish brown body colour with a generous foamy off-white head.
Smell was decidedly smoky; reminiscent of smoky bacon.
In the taste, the smokiness was more subdued than the smell, with some sharpness perceived at the back and sides of the tongue. No obvious hops, but a definte maltiness and sweetness.
This was a very interesting beer, but I confess to struggling a bit in drinking it, and it is not a style that I would particularly go for.

Serving type: on-tap

05-27-2008 12:34:20 | More by JohnfromDublin
7 Stern Bamberger Rauchbier from Siebensternbräu
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