Black Lager | Angel City Brewery

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3.55/5
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7 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Angel City Brewery
California, United States
angelcitybrewery.com

Style: Schwarzbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Traditionally known in Germany as Schwarzbier, this Black Lager is great for casual beer lovers and beer explorers alike. It has a delicately roasted aroma with subtle hints of dark chocolate. The slow, cool fermentation lends itself to a smooth, full body with a crisp finish. Hints of coffee and stone fruit round out the center, providing a more delicate flavor than its robust, dark ale counterparts. Enjoy this wonderful German bier. Prost!

33 IBU

Added by UCLABrewN84 on 02-17-2014

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Reviews:
1
Ratings:
7
pDev:
8.73%
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User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 1
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Photo of GRG1313
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of nick_perry
3.58/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Chocolate malt, smooth and crisp. Not a lot stands out but still good.

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Photo of ExaltedNecrosis
4/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.27/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

On nitro tap at Angel City Brewery in Los Angeles, CA.

Pours a clear dark orange-brown with a foamy khaki head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of toasted malt, nut, and slight perfume aromas. Taste is much the same with toast and char flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of roast bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp and smooth mouthfeel. Overall, this is an above average beer that is drinkable but nothing very memorable in my opinion.

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4/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of Gobzilla
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Black Lager from Angel City Brewery
Beer rating: 3.55 out of 5 with 7 ratings