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Mahr's Ungespundet-hefetrüb - Mahrs-Bräu

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BA SCORE
89
very good

240 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 240
Reviews: 156
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.84%
Wants: 20
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mahrs-Bräu visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Kellerbier / Zwickelbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 03-30-2002)
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Reviews by selecter70:
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selecter70

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4.1/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Mmmm...kellerbier! I was quite happy to see this awaiting me & I ordered one right up. Eagerly pouring the hazy-opaque gold in all its unfiltered goodness, made me even happier, as a fine white 2 finger fluffy head sat atop a lovely beer leaving nice bright lace throughout. A honey aroma with wheaty grass reminded me of some farmhouse wheat ales and the like. The flavor likewise maintained the aromatic flavors, but added some herbal grains and nice wheaty yeast, but the malt definitely dominated with its medium-body crisp honey qualities. Very drinkable, I love this style and flavor. Prosit!

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2009 23:06:12 | More by selecter70
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Appearance - Copper-orange color with some haze., White head starts at a couple fingers, ends as a swirly cap and thick ring.

Smell - Grainy malts, bread crusts, toasty malts, some pale malt toffee-like sweetness, light herbal and fruity hop. Kinda straight-up lager but nice, no real off-flavors or adjunct noticeable.

Taste - Great mix of toasty, grainy, sweet caramel malt. Very clean taste. A decent hop fix of herbal/grassy/spicy. Finish of buttery crackers and light fruity tones.

Mouthfeel - Smooth and malty, somewhat big feeling but great body, crisp, medium carbonation.

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500ml brown bottle purchased from Healthy Spirits in San Francisco. I love a good kellerbier, so I'm always a little on the hunt for more.

Pours a pleasantly hazed golden colour: not as cloudy as some, but definitely unapologetically unfiltered. Head forms a fine crest of white that is a little disappointing in that it settles down quickly, and doesn't sustain any lace. Carbonation is fine, and it looks as though there's a little weight to the body. Looks decent.

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Mahr's Ungespundet-hefetrüb from Mahrs-Bräu
89 out of 100 based on 240 ratings.