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Köstritzer Kellerbier - Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.

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Reviews: 5
Hads: 19
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: n/a
Wants: 1
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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Reviews: 5 | Hads: 19
Reviews by clarknova:
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3.75/5  rDev n/a

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Photo of jonb5
3.48/5  rDev n/a
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. (774 characters)

Photo of timontheroad
3.72/5  rDev n/a
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! (617 characters)

Photo of RickyS
3.94/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.75/5  rDev n/a

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4/5  rDev n/a

Photo of drmeto
3.16/5  rDev n/a
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

-upfront caramel and floral notes
-red apple
-quite hoppy for a kellerbier
-low carbonation (acc to the style)
-slightly sweet and rather thin on the backend

They mustve used a cleaner yeast for this,because even though it was unfiltered,it was pretty clear anyways.
Fairly o.k. Kellerbier (298 characters)

Photo of iftcoach
3.5/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of smcolw
3.67/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

Amber color and clear. Small head but decent lace that leaves streaks and spots on the glass.

Malty aroma. Semi-sweet with a caramel presence. This smells like a light bock.

The flavor matches the smells. This is a hop heavy beer. Fairly neutral in all aspects--toasty malt with a bit of a hop kicker. Full bodied with ample carbonation. Hoppy finish that contributes to a bitter, but short, aftertaste. (413 characters)

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3.53/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of rredshift
3.75/5  rDev n/a

Photo of Mike-Harms
4/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerAndGasMasks
3.75/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From the bottle, it pours a coppery amber pour with a head that dissipates quickly. Light carbonation bite and somewhat sharp with a bit of hops in the taste. Enjoyable and easy to drink! (189 characters)

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3.77/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

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3/5  rDev n/a

Köstritzer Kellerbier from Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.
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