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Schwarzbier ("shvahrts-beer"), is simply German for black beer. It doesn’t mean that it’s necessarily heavy or light in body, although they tend to lean towards light. Unlike other dark beers, like porters or stouts, they are not overly bitter with burnt and roasted malt characteristics that the others tend to depend on. Instead, hops are used for a good portion of the bitterness. Very refreshing and soul lifting beers, they also make a great alternative for the Winter. Especially when you are looking for a lighter beer, but one with depth of colour and taste.

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Style Examples - 151 to 200 (out of 600) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Midnight StarBull Falls Brewery ? 3.4611-
Karlsberg Black BaronKarlsberg Brauerei4.903.1911-
Post Meridian SchwarzbierMad Fox Brewing Company4.103.7410-
Schwarzer SteigerFeldschloesschen AG4.803.7810-
SchwarzwaldParallel 49 Brewing Company9.003.7410-
Stephans Bräu SchwarzbierPrivatbrauerei Eichbaum GmbH & Co. KG4.803.4810-
Agner & Wolf SchwarzbierAgner & Wolf Brewery Corp.6.003.6210-
Black's Beach Extra DarkKarl Strauss Brewing Company4.403.4910-
Maxlrainer Aiblinger SchwarzbierSchlossbrauerei Maxlrain GmbH & Co. KG5.003.610-
Ristretto Cosmic Black Lager With Cacao Nibs And Vanilla BeansGreen Flash Brewing Co.8.504.259-
Pacific SchwarzbockPacific Western Brewing Company8.003.689-
Petra PremiumCervejaria Petrópolis4.402.579-
Throwback Oma's TributeThrowback Brewery4.903.779-
Bamberg SchwarzbierMicro Cervejaria Bamberg4.803.949-
Hofbräu Steelers SchwarzbierHofbräuhaus Pittsburgh5.104.279-
Black Rider LagerBoston Beer Works - Canal Street4.503.459-
'na Biretta NeraBirrificio Ostiense Artigianale (BOA)5.5049-
Fisherman's EclipseCape Ann Brewing Company4.503.859-
Monkey IslandCoronado Brewing Company8.503.939-
May The Schwartz Be With You!Tighthead Brewing Company5.403.978-
Black Forest SchwarzbierBlack Forest Brew Haus5.403.998-
Würzburger SchwarzbierWürzburger Hofbräu AG ? 3.578-
'Na Biretta NeraBirradamare SRL5.503.88-
Mitternacht German Style Black AleFlatrock Brewing Company5.003.778-
Small HandsAllentown Brew Works5.203.428-
Game On Takedown Black LagerSprecher Brewing Company6.003.678-
Anti-Matter Imperial SchwartzbierMilwaukee Brewing Company9.204.178-
SchwarzbierOtto's Pub and Brewery5.403.977-
Černá Hora GranatPivovar Černá Hora4.503.157-
Cambridge House Ominous ForecastThe Cambridge House Brewpub5.003.997-
Black PearleCoronado Brewing Company6.003.957-
Mad Anthony Bavarian Black LagerMad Anthony Brewing Company ? 3.317-
The Dark SideIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant9.704.147-
Lower Bankhead Black PilsnerBanff Ave. Brewing Co.5.703.477-
HopCat Black MambaHopCat6.404.287-
Purkmistr 12° - Dark LagerPivovarský dvůr Plzeň / Purkmistr Restaurant4.803.917-
Ambar NegraLa Zaragozana S.A.4.803.37-
Raasted VinterRaasted & Randers Bryghus A/S5.003.927-
Hyde Park Von Schtupps Dark LagerHyde Park Brewing Company4.503.527-
Cimmerian SchwarzbierDC Brau Brewing Co.5.303.57-
Ruta Maya DarkHops and Grain Brewery5.503.956-
Red Rock Black BierRed Rock Brewing Company4.003.836-
1910 Black LagerWallace Brewing / Orehouse Tasting Room4.803.766-
Dakota DarkWigram Brewing Co5.003.496-
Teche 3113Bayou Teche Brewery ? 3.92680
Points NorthMoonlight Brewing Company ? 3.956-
Black LagerBube's Brewery4.103.766-
Konrad Tmavý Ležák 11°Pivovar Konrad / Pivovar Hols4.403.696-
Midnight TrainKirkwood Station Brewing Company4.803.586-
Black PrincessCervejaria Petrópolis4.802.416-
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