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Alhambra Negra - Grupo Cervezas Alhambra, SL

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BA SCORE
76
okay

148 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 148
Reviews: 89
rAvg: 3.28
pDev: 15.55%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Grupo Cervezas Alhambra, SL visit their website
Spain

Style | ABV
Euro Dark Lager |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: rhoadsrage on 03-18-2005

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3.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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2.75/5  rDev -16.2%

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3.52/5  rDev +7.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

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3/5  rDev -8.5%

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3/5  rDev -8.5%

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3.75/5  rDev +14.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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3/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of FLima
3.2/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Black color with red highlights and very thin aired off-white head with short retention.
Light aroma of chocolate, corn syrup and caramel malt.
Refreshing, crisp and clean taste with notes of toasted and grainy malts, mild cocoa, minerals, diacetyl that does not bother, corn, nuts and earthy hops. Mildly dry aftertaste with a low bitterness.
Light body with good carbonation.
Quite decent considering it is an Adjunct Lager, plain but tasty with high drinkability.

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3/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of thecheapies
2.89/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Very dark. Red-black with a drying layer of off-white foam. Head looks nice and a decent amount of it sticks.

Musty Euro malts with a rough graininess, some adjunct impurities, light roast bitterness, and obvious corn. Hardly a hop note in here.

Semi-roasted grain with a sweet astringency of nickel, corn syrup, and light cocoa. Not terrible. Easy 'kick-back' beer. Drinks light with a rough carb-rush finish. Husky grains accentuate that coarseness.

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2.5/5  rDev -23.8%

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3.37/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

11.15oz bottle(330ml) into a weird-ass 8oz glass

look is a very dark amber, with a small, bubby, mocha head that fades quickly to a ring. smell is faint roast and wheat... maybe some hops. feel is a little on the flat and syrupy side. the taste is mildly roasted and savory, with some earthy hops (think moss, or wheatgrass).

not a bad choice.

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Alhambra Negra from Grupo Cervezas Alhambra, SL
76 out of 100 based on 148 ratings.