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Köstritzer Schwarzbier - Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,420 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,420
Reviews: 748
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.73%
Wants: 65
Gots: 68 | 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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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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Abe_Froman

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

04-26-2014 03:39:41 | More by Abe_Froman
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Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

03-18-2013 20:32:19 | More by runlikeakenyan
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Florida

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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Lare453

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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shererjt

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Poured a clear, deep ruby red to black color with moderate carbonation and a thick, long-lasting tan head. Beautiful. Nose was clean with roasty notes; somewhat cola-like. Light-to-medium body. The lingering roasted malt flavor was what stood out. Well balanced. Had a tiny bit of bitterness very late. Exceptionally lager-like in that it had next to no fruit flavor. Though the roasted malt was significant, it was not overpowering. A bit of creaminess pushed the mouthfeel above average, and the drinkability rivals the all-time greats. I could drink this stuff all day.

Wow. Wonderful beer. The tasty standard-bearer of the schwarzbier style, IMHO.

10-18-2007 03:31:20 | More by shererjt
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rudabegga9

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

01-01-2014 15:35:36 | More by rudabegga9
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swizzlenuts

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

A: It pours black and doesn't look carbonated. There is a nice one inch head that dissipates fairly quickly.

S: Smells of dark malts with undertones of fruits.

T: A bit of roasted malts with hints of dry fruits, like raisons. The beer is fairly mild and nothing really sticks out. It's very balanced.

M: A lot of carbonation that leaves a bite on your tongue and slightly watery

D: Very drinkable.

03-09-2008 22:36:06 | More by swizzlenuts
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Greece

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Colorado

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New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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Virginia

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Massachusetts

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Kentucky

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New Jersey

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New Jersey

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Tennessee

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Massachusetts

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Texas

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New York

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Köstritzer Schwarzbier from Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.
88 out of 100 based on 1,420 ratings.