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Köstritzer Schwarzbier - Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,403 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,403
Reviews: 746
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.73%
Wants: 66
Gots: 63 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co. visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 10-17-2001)
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markgugs

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-20-2014 16:54:17 | More by markgugs
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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cbnz

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

11-21-2011 06:14:07 | More by cbnz
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John_Beeryman

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-21-2014 13:16:50 | More by John_Beeryman
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jbertsch

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

10-02-2012 00:08:30 | More by jbertsch
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mwar

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

12-02-2012 18:42:54 | More by mwar
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wrath98

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

05-12-2012 19:28:38 | More by wrath98
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SuyoonShin

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

01-26-2013 20:25:08 | More by SuyoonShin
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moochmonster

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

01-19-2014 23:57:59 | More by moochmonster
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Ry1975

Germany

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

12-22-2012 20:43:30 | More by Ry1975
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Resuin

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-05-2014 01:30:50 | More by Resuin
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jordanmckell

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

06-01-2013 20:44:37 | More by jordanmckell
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ant880

New York

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

10-08-2013 15:57:36 | More by ant880
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Proclarush

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

08-03-2013 14:40:35 | More by Proclarush
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JDM44

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

06-24-2014 01:52:22 | More by JDM44
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boblog

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Apperance: Nice large head, which leaves alot of web like lacing. Almost black in color.

Smell: Roasted sweet malt, not too much for the nose really.

Taste: Sweet roasted malt, mild hop flavor. Smooth and a bit dry near. Alcohol is barely noticeable.

Overall: A good easy to drink beer. Worth a try, still I like the Sam Adams Schwarzbier a bit more.

01-16-2007 22:34:04 | More by boblog
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jofat

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

05-28-2014 20:26:51 | More by jofat
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gutbuster

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

05-13-2012 02:42:03 | More by gutbuster
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Knapp85

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

This poured out as a deep brown color with a nice looking thick tan head on top. The lacing was decent and the retention wasn't bad either. The smell of the beer had some earthy roasted aromas with some lager yeast aromas in there too. The taste of the beer had some light chocolate notes along with a traditional lager flavor in the finish. The mouthfeel isn't too heavy or anything, the carbonation is pretty good, it's very drinkable. Overall this beer was prettygood, I would probably drink it again if the mood struck me.

01-04-2012 02:59:08 | More by Knapp85
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cdragos

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

06-15-2014 03:48:02 | More by cdragos
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shelby415

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

08-10-2014 06:04:52 | More by shelby415
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

03-16-2013 21:47:41 | More by rolltide8425
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chaz01

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Twelve ounce bottle from beer of the month club, poured into a goblet type glass.

A: Dark brown, opaque with a tan colored head.

S: Notes of milk chocolate and cola in the aroma.

T: Creamy milk chocolate taste with light toasted grains and just a bit of hops. Chocolate malt notes in the finish.

M: Lite to medium bodied, good carbonation.

D: Not what you expect from a dark beer, but this is a classic for this relatively unknown style in the states. The beer drinks like a lager, yet has tons of flavor. Nice session beer or something new to try if you can find it.

04-05-2011 02:14:38 | More by chaz01
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twelveinches

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

01-11-2013 06:45:15 | More by twelveinches
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22Blue

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

07-26-2014 00:45:42 | More by 22Blue
Köstritzer Schwarzbier from Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.
88 out of 100 based on 1,403 ratings.