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Blackfin Lager - Babe's Bar-B-Que And Brewery

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Blackfin Lager
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5 Ratings
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 4.32%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Babe's Bar-B-Que And Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Deuane on 09-25-2008)
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gatornation

Minnesota

3.26/5  rDev +0.6%

on tap @ Babes
A-pours a Mahogany/black color with tan head slight lacing with a fresh collar looks good
S-slight roasted malts a whiff of citrus
T-follows nose very subtle notes of roasted malts with chocolate light vanilla coffee
M-smooth with low/medium carbonation light bitterness
O-drinkable black ale more a session brew

03-16-2014 20:01:18 | More by gatornation
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t0rin0

California

3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

08-20-2012 02:01:38 | More by t0rin0
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womencantsail

California

3/5  rDev -7.4%

On-tap at Babe's

A: The beer pours a very dark brown with a rather creamy tan head.

S: Starts off a little buttery, but that seems to diminish with time. Moderate roastiness with some nice toasted malt and an earthy and floral hop profile. A little bit of bread and toffee sweetness.

T: The flavor also shows some butter. Sweet with a big creamy caramel flavor. Some roast, but not all that intense. A mild bitterness to go along with some light earthy hop notes.

M: Light to medium in body with a medium level of carbonation.

O: One of the least awful beers at Babe's, but that's not saying much.

05-31-2011 23:12:39 | More by womencantsail
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mactrail

Washington

3.45/5  rDev +6.5%

Pleasant dark lager of no great distinction.

Very dark with a chestnut cast. Modest head and not a very enthusiastic feel in the mouth. Fairly malty. Best feature is the pleasant hint of roasted barley. Hops a barely discernible, but the whole affair is low-key and more hops would throw it off.

The best of a not very interesting bunch of beers at Babe's. I wanted to bring back a jug of anything from the desert towns, and this was the best I could do. However it is fine for a quaff, just not worth a detour.

02-27-2011 06:10:05 | More by mactrail
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Deuane

Pennsylvania

3.23/5  rDev -0.3%

A-Brown tinged black body with a medium rich and creamy off-white head that held on and left decent lace.

S-No aroma at all....would expect at least a hint of malt.

T-A nice rescue here with notes of light roasted caramel and lesser notes of chocolate and coffee. Nothing strong all very mild.

M-Medium-light body and little to no aftertaste. Very smooth.

D-Light and easy drinking. Nothing to offend here and not much to excite either, a bit boring for me to love. Would love a bit more roasted/toasted malt complexity and a lingering finish.

09-25-2008 08:05:03 | More by Deuane
Blackfin Lager from Babe's Bar-B-Que And Brewery
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