Stammitisch Altbier - Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
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Ratings: 2 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
4.05/5 rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4
Had on tap at Flossmoor.
A- Pours a hazed golden orange color. One finger white head shows medium retention. Light streaks of lace on the sides of the glass.
S- Toffee and caramel malts in the front lead to a nice almost biscuit like front end. Light earthy euro hops bring a clean balance aroma to this beer. The alcohol is light in the ending. Quite a nice smelling simple beer!
T- A hint of what to me tastes like darker fruit comes right off the beer but dies rather quickly into a semi-sweet toffee and caramel malt blend. The middle of the beer drys out a little which leads up to the ending. Toffee malts die down lending to a more caramel bready malt that underlies a noble hops like bitterness. The alcohol comes through ending with a light sweetness.
M- Medium mouthfeel. Carbonation is light for the style but works well with the beer. Toffee and caramel malts with a light hop bitterness left on the palate. Aftertaste is sweet alcohol, bitter hops, and sweet malts. Flavors were balanced I thought quite well for the style. No off flavors were present in the beer itself. Medium alcohol drying left on the palate with each sip.
O- This was a good drinking beer. Nothing over the top about it. A little sweet at times but not in a sickly manner. I really thought this wasn't going to be anything much but it surprised me!
Serving type: on-tap
06-21-2011 23:38:36 | More by alleykatking
4/5 rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
(Served in an American pint glass)
A- This beer pours a slightly hazy orange body with a thin white film of head that is sticky and a gentle carbonation gliding up to the surface.
S- The soft Noble hop aroma has some green notes but is pretty clean. There is a caramel malt sweetness that grows as the beer warms.
T- The light fruity note blends into a toasted malt not with a hint of caramel to follow. There is a green hop note in the finish that has a slight sweetness to it.
M- This beer has a medium mouthfeel with no alcohol heat.
O- This beer is pretty clean and lagered with some good malt flavor that is just a bit sweet and supports the hops nicely.
Serving type: on-tap
06-16-2011 22:02:28 | More by rhoadsrage
Stammitisch Altbier from Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.