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Köstritzer Schwarzbier - Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,437 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,437
Reviews: 750
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.73%
Wants: 66
Gots: 72 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The beer pours dark brown with a half inch tan head. It smells like roasted malt, caramel, and a bit of coffee. The flavor is bready/doughy, roasted malt, caramel and licorice. There's also a nice lingering bitter finish. Mouthfeel and drinkability are both good. It goes down smooth and easy, and it has just the right amount of carbonation that makes it very easy to drink. I think it's a good beer, very sessionable IMO.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Very dark brown/black, with ruby red highlights when held to the light. Nice tan head on top.

S: The smell is dominated by a bready wheat smell. Perhaps a touch of sweetness in the finish.

T: There is a nice sweetness to this, followed by bread, and finishing out with a subtle roasted malt flavor. It is clean, and well put together.

M: Medium, good level of carbonation, and a little creamy.

D This is definitely something I could do a whole night of. Fairly low abv, tasty, and well done overall.

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Köstritzer Schwarzbier from Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.
88 out of 100 based on 1,437 ratings.