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Köstritzer Schwarzbier - Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,504 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,504
Reviews: 759
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.73%
Wants: 67
Gots: 89 | 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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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

hayesjw, Jun 20, 2012
Photo of estlinska
3.4/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

From a bottle, poured into a pint glass. Poured dark brown, nearly black with 1 finger of off-white head. The smell was roasted malts, burnt bread, and a very subtle hop. The taste was all lager, very bready with some roasted malts. A little watery with a decently long finish. Very average to me.

estlinska, Jun 19, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

PunkFloyd, Jun 16, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -17.1%

MacarthurParker, Jun 13, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Kristi, Jun 13, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

abcramer, Jun 13, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

DRC, Jun 12, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

Troville1990, Jun 12, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

maviola, Jun 10, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

florianfloc, Jun 10, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

dasunder, Jun 10, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

ccozzi, Jun 05, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

gunclubchris, Jun 04, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

fionn13, Jun 04, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

atone315, Jun 03, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

UBSAN, Jun 02, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

crisis44, Jun 01, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

bluesfan1181, Jun 01, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

baconman91, May 31, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

wakajawaka76, May 30, 2012
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3.23/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A: Dark brown with a tan head about 2 fingers thick

S: malty, slightly nutty, overall mild

T: Roasted malts that give a nutty taste, light on the hops, slight bitterness at the end

M: Thin, light and easy to drink. Moderate carbonation.

Overall, this is nice sessionable beer.

KMcG, May 28, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

lampshadedude, May 28, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

northjet, May 26, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2%

Tarks, May 24, 2012
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4.38/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Serving Type: Original Bottle

Appearance: Dark Lager with very low transparency. Minimal Lacing.

Smell: Maltly aroma, notes of chocolate/toffee, hop aroma non apparent.

Taste: Very good flavor and extremely balanced. As with aroma notes of chocolate and toffee come aparent. Slight to no hop bitterness. This may very well be one of the most balanced and cleanest finishing brews I have had yet.

Overall: A very good choice no matter your particular preferences. A very drinkable beer with a great rich flavor. A special thanks to my friend who gifted me this bottle.

MrMegaton09, May 23, 2012
Köstritzer Schwarzbier from Köstritzer Schwarzbierbrauerei GmbH & Co.
88 out of 100 based on 1,504 ratings.