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Ugly Pug Black Lager - Rahr & Sons Brewing Company

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Ugly Pug Black LagerUgly Pug Black Lager

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BA SCORE
82
good

366 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 366
Reviews: 158
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 14.68%
Wants: 18
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rahr & Sons Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: assurbanipaul on 12-18-2004)
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Stixjr

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

08-17-2012 23:54:24 | More by Stixjr
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zonker17

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

07-12-2014 01:00:16 | More by zonker17
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AtrumAnimus

Texas

3.1/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

The appearance is a nice dark brown pour but with a thin weak head that leaves little to no lacing.

The nose is ok with a sweet smoky malt that has some coffee notes.

The taste is adequate and a decent drinkable beer. There is a medium fruity malt that tend more towards dry than sweet with some chocolate, coffee and mild hopping.

The moutfeel is a bit on the watery side but also acceptable.

Overall a drinkable beer with decent flavor but not outstanding nor exceptional.

Serving type: bottle

07-08-2014 23:54:56 | More by AtrumAnimus
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Canada_Dan

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -10%

07-02-2014 18:32:54 | More by Canada_Dan
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Texas

4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

06-30-2014 01:49:04 | More by Domvan
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1alarm12

Texas

5/5  rDev +38.5%

06-28-2014 19:28:49 | More by 1alarm12
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4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

06-23-2014 16:37:48 | More by BeerRocks
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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

06-23-2014 02:10:07 | More by Strahisla
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JCicero08

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

06-21-2014 19:26:46 | More by JCicero08
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Ohio

4/5  rDev +10.8%

06-16-2014 03:03:46 | More by leffeblind
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

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Texas

4/5  rDev +10.8%

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cmbeddoe7997

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

06-06-2014 00:11:24 | More by cmbeddoe7997
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bkeller04

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -3%

06-01-2014 22:13:07 | More by bkeller04
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Bulljump

Texas

4.1/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

An excellent beer. Taste of roasted coffee. Very smooth. A bit like guiness with more flavor and less wateriness. Aftertaste is a bit bitter and lasts a decent amount of time. Smells like it tastes (good).

The bottle features a great design: a pug with an eye patch and an underbite, sticking out its tongue.

Easily one of my new favorites for the price and availability. You can even buy it in drugstores in texas. It's brewed locally and I have never seen it outside texas.

Serving type: bottle

05-30-2014 20:44:30 | More by Bulljump
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SicemWT

Texas

3/5  rDev -16.9%

05-27-2014 01:47:46 | More by SicemWT
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carlmoberg

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -3%

05-23-2014 02:38:46 | More by carlmoberg
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wrightst

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

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TheSleepyMonkey

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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Shafaegalo

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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Thanx4AllDaFish

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

04-02-2014 17:09:42 | More by Thanx4AllDaFish
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titty_mcbitty

Texas

3.7/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Dark almost pitch black with some light rays going through.

S: Roast and toast!

T: Roasty malts, burnt bread, nutts, saltine crackers, pretzel, and a solid chocolate background. But the flavor is not sticking like i'd like it to.

M: Medium I'd say. Not bad.

O: A great beer! This is one of those that you can session pretty often. I love the black lagers and this one did not disappoint.

Serving type: bottle

03-29-2014 00:26:23 | More by titty_mcbitty
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SpongeKA

Texas

4/5  rDev +10.8%

03-27-2014 23:49:19 | More by SpongeKA
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Jcarter1221

Oklahoma

3/5  rDev -16.9%

03-23-2014 02:13:34 | More by Jcarter1221
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harpus

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -3%

03-19-2014 03:11:38 | More by harpus
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Ugly Pug Black Lager from Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 366 ratings.