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Kapuziner Schwarz-Weizen - Kulmbacher Brauerei AG

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BA SCORE
84
good

216 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 216
Reviews: 147
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 13.17%
Wants: 5
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kulmbacher Brauerei AG visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Dunkelweizen |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Globetrotter on 04-16-2004)
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

BeerForMuscle, Dec 17, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

BillRoth, Dec 08, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

archero, Nov 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

lehueve, Nov 04, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

monnik, Nov 02, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Slightly different than a Dunkelweizen and not quite a full Schwarzbier, but firmly in the middle. The bottle was one of those cool German flip tops that made a loud pop when I opened it. It poured an opaque dark brown with a full head with great retention. Overall the palate was light and thin for such a dark beer and the flavor was subtle with roasted malt, caramel and a bit of wheat. The flavors became more pronounced and complex as it warmed. This was definitely a lighter beer than I was expecting, but a solid German beer nonetheless and highly drinkable.

brurevu, Oct 17, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

JakerLou, Oct 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

kaelingirl, Sep 12, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

brandonld23, Sep 05, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Ciocanelu, Sep 03, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

rredshift, Aug 16, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

DougT, Jul 11, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Hopheadjeffery, Jul 08, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Gagnonsux, Jul 06, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

WOLFGANG, Jul 04, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +21%

Sudcutter, Jun 22, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +21%

rxmk, Jun 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

HowlingTurkey, Jun 08, 2013
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3.66/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours an ebony black with a two finger khaki head that settles to a thin layer that mostly sticks to the rim of the glass. Aroma is nothing but dark malt: roast, chocolate, coffee, toasted wheat bread, and a good dose of yeasty tartness with slight spice (allspice?). I get some sweetness in the flavor that isn't apparent in aroma, otherwise all the other malt characteristics come through in taste. Bitterness is mostly lacking in this beer with more of a light tartness coming on the back end. The feel is creamy and full bodied, with a sweet finish.

If I didn't know better I'd swear there was some oats in this brew. It's creamy and varied in flavor/aroma. And it's not too heavy. One of the best Weizens I've had in a long time.

Philousa, Jun 04, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Beefytits4, Jun 02, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

jiffymon, Apr 16, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Jason, Apr 11, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

bishopdc0, Apr 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

sirjobin, Mar 23, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Chucker17, Mar 22, 2013
Kapuziner Schwarz-Weizen from Kulmbacher Brauerei AG
84 out of 100 based on 216 ratings.