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Köstritzer Kellerbier - Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.

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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 7.24%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co. visit their website

Style | ABV
Kellerbier / Zwickelbier |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: clarknova on 03-07-2014

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Ratings: 15 | Reviews: 3
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Photo of jonb5
3.48/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Half litre bottle, poured into pint shaker.

A: The staggered pour resulted in a large foamy head, amber, it was slightly more cloudy than what I’ve seen people posting on Untapped. Didn’t look overly lively or keep much of the head.

S: Not particularly fragrant, but at different times there were notes of clove, banana and Kentish hops.

T: Strong hints of sour dough, finished with some fresh sharp hoppy bitterness,
which was slightly reminiscent of a Pils from north Germany.

M: Not much carbonation, slightly thick chewy texture.

O: If this beer was put in a wooden barrel and served in a traditional Bamberg drinking establishment, people would be very impressed. Held up well against bottled Kellerbiers from breweries with more experience of making them.

Photo of timontheroad
3.72/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a light Amber color with a nice two finger tan fluffy head that quickly receded to a nice lacing film. The aroma is sweet bready malt, with just a slight hint of oats like Cheerios, along with some light orange notes and some grassy hints. The oaty flavor stands out a little more in the taste, while the sweetness remains in the background. The mouthfeel was fairly full and creamy, very nice. Overall, this is my first time trying a Kellerbier, it's pretty nice. It's not too heavy in the taste, nor the alcohol, so as many lagers go, it would make a great session beer. I could easily drink a bunch of these!

Photo of BeerAndGasMasks
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Coppery amber pour with a head that dissipates quickly. Enjoyable and easy to drink!

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Köstritzer Kellerbier from Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.
82 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.