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Dark Helmet Schwartzbier - Deschutes Brewery

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Dark Helmet Schwartzbier
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.44
pDev: n/a
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: SurlyDuff on 09-11-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 2
Reviews by candcholt:
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3.3/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

May the schwartz be with you!!!

A rich dark lager served in a pint at a nice cool temp at the public house in Bend.

Aroma is mild for the color, a light roasty malt and a lighter hop twang.

Light crisp body, very euro lager-y in taste, but the dark color I think keeps playing tricks on my mind. I am getting some roasty malt i guess, but again, its really mild. As this one warms up it gets the classic lager funk and made me shudder twice actually. Don't get me wrong, I like a good schwartz, but i think deschutes just tried to make this one feel like a generic macrolager with some toastiness on the finish and aroma.

It's a good session, and beats a lot of other stuff. Sorry Deschutes, you guys just have so many other beers that are infinitly better, heh.

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Dark Helmet Schwartzbier from Deschutes Brewery
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