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Duck-Rabbit Schwarzbier - The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

264 Ratings
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Ratings: 264
Reviews: 166
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.72%
Wants: 60
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: on 07-30-2009)
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PStriedl

Maryland

4/5  rDev -0.2%

03-02-2013 21:11:05 | More by PStriedl
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DIPAFAN

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

02-23-2013 21:25:24 | More by DIPAFAN
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Bouleboubier

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-22-2013 04:09:34 | More by Bouleboubier
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Oakenator

Pennsylvania

4.64/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Pours a dark brown to black with a decent head at pour the disappates to a little foam around the rim. Smell is sweet and chocolately. Flavor is dry up front and dark malty through the middle but converts to a nicely balanced chocolate taste on the finish. They really eeked a lot out of this sessionable but flavorful brew!

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2013 23:35:11 | More by Oakenator
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hardy008

Minnesota

4.01/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours dark brown with a large foamy tan, with very nice retention and lacing. the aroma has dark roasted malt, cocoa, and some earth. The earth smell is almost like the inside of a cave.

Tastes like dark roasted malt, cocoa, and a little smoke. Somewhat sweet, with bitterness for balance provided by the dark roasted malt.

Light to medium bodied with average carbonation. Very smooth and easy to drink. A nice beer for sure.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2013 00:46:46 | More by hardy008
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jsh5771

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

02-10-2013 00:53:50 | More by jsh5771
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psuscott1

Virginia

3/5  rDev -25.2%

02-07-2013 20:21:38 | More by psuscott1
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StratManKudzu

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

01-25-2013 23:55:28 | More by StratManKudzu
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phishbone23

New York

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

01-23-2013 19:48:07 | More by phishbone23
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bacher468

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

01-19-2013 22:15:37 | More by bacher468
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facundoCNB

New Jersey

3.7/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

a very deep amber almost black in color with a finger of creme colored head. smells of roasted grains, chocolate, bready yeast. slightly fruity like cherries with lots of chocolate, and roasted grain flavor. has a nice tartness to it from the lager yeast. medium body, high carbonation.

a nice offering from this brewery.. they sure do like their dark beers!

Serving type: bottle

01-18-2013 05:47:50 | More by facundoCNB
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Rhettroactive

District of Columbia

3/5  rDev -25.2%

01-16-2013 23:16:49 | More by Rhettroactive
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mcaulifww

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +6%

12-20-2012 16:01:06 | More by mcaulifww
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rjvanston

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +6%

12-19-2012 17:38:38 | More by rjvanston
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Powderhornphil

Minnesota

3.8/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Got this an an extra in a trade. Not my usual style, but it's pretty tasty.

Looks quite nice and black, lets some light around the edges. White fluffy head that leaves some very nice lacing.

Scents are gentle all around. Roast, coffee, chocolate malt.

Taste follows the nose with a clean flavor. A light chocolate malt appears on the finish.

Mouthfeel is very nice for the style and ABV.

Great to try this but I would not seek out again. Overall an enjoyable easy drinker.

Serving type: bottle

12-14-2012 01:47:03 | More by Powderhornphil
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RblWthACoz

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -0.2%

11-29-2012 02:46:54 | More by RblWthACoz
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

11-28-2012 23:47:34 | More by acurtis
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Rollzroyce21

California

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

11-23-2012 17:18:00 | More by Rollzroyce21
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TerrapinWakenBake

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -25.2%

11-18-2012 20:49:32 | More by TerrapinWakenBake
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SolipsismalCat

Pennsylvania

3.88/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured into a glass mug.

A: Nearly black (clear dark red-brown) with three-finger, off-white, creamy head that lasted a very long time. Good lacing.

S: Toasted malt and faint chocolate.

T: Light to moderate sweetness and light bitterness. Roasted malt and faint chocolate.

M: Light bodied with fizzy carbonation. Slightly dry and crisp.

O: Good black lager, but I'm not sure it's much better than the Sam Adams black lager. It looks pretty awesome in the glass.

Serving type: bottle

10-29-2012 01:48:12 | More by SolipsismalCat
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mvanaskie13

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a tall pilsner glass, color is dark brown to black with some amber edging; head is tan and dense and frothy, light lacing.

Smell is a wonderful blend of mild toasted malt, roasted malt and chocolatey malts - delicious.

Taste is clean, a little sweeter than most schwarzbiers, maybe closer to a stout but very clean finishing and only a bit of light fruitiness, but no excessive bitterness - smooth. Flavors start out roasty, blend to chocolate and finish a little thin and clean.

Mouthfeel is nearly exceptional, a bit of roasted bitterness, but other than that exceptional clean flavors and lighter lingering sweetness. Carbonation is not excessive, light lingering bitterness

Overall, a great, tasty brew - great roast presence, nice sweet balance and great smooth finish

Serving type: bottle

10-10-2012 23:36:28 | More by mvanaskie13
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jeanphony

New York

3/5  rDev -25.2%

10-08-2012 23:19:22 | More by jeanphony
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DaveStroud


4.25/5  rDev +6%

10-01-2012 18:48:53 | More by DaveStroud
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BigTrubble

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -0.2%

09-23-2012 21:36:22 | More by BigTrubble
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t0rin0

California

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

09-23-2012 14:40:03 | More by t0rin0
Duck-Rabbit Schwarzbier from The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 264 ratings.