Baba Black Lager | Uinta Brewing Company

Baba Black LagerBaba Black Lager
BA SCORE
3.77/5
1,235 Ratings
Baba Black LagerBaba Black Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company
Utah, United States
uintabrewing.com

Style: Schwarzbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Robust and smooth, this full-flavored lager is exceptionally drinkable and pitch black in color.

32 IBU

Added by Wasatch on 10-09-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#18,239
Reviews:
236
Ratings:
1,235
pDev:
10.61%
Bros Score:
3.88
 
 
Wants:
58
Gots:
305
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,235 |  Reviews: 236
Photo of HorseheadsHophead
3.84/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L: Pitch black. Not much head was produced, but a very small head is beige, and there's rings of lacing all the way down.

S: Milk chocolate, cocoa powder, roasted barley, burnt grains, burnt toast, a little caramel.

T: Lots of milk and dark chocolate, burnt toast, a little bit of toffee, ashen coffee ground bitterness, a crisp and clean finish with faint hints of hops and a lingering roastiness.

F: Above its abv with an almost medium mouthfeel, smooth, nicely carbonated, slightly silky.

O: My first Schwarzbier. Barely seems like any sort of lager, but drinks like a very nice porter.

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Photo of hawkssb04
3.47/5  rDev -8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of geeves
4.04/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

L: Very dark lager with little head that fades.

S: roasted malts/oats smell, slight chocolate smell

T: roasted malty taste with slight toffee flavors

F: smooth with the right amount of carbonation

O: smooth, dark, and easy drinking black lager

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Photo of Libeertarian
3.78/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From notes taken 02/28/17:

Clear cola color with reddish hues, with solid, creamy, foamy fine-bubbled beige to toasty brown head of good retention. Nose is roasty, smokey, dark chocolatey goodness. Palate of somewhat sweet soil, roast, wood smoke, old coffee, toffee, with retro-olfaction of smoke and light peppercorn. Good balance, can’t even distinguish the hops from the pleasant bitterness that comes from toasty qualities. Lighter medium body, abundant fine and soft carbonation, fairly high astringency but it works well with the lighter body. One of the better Schwarzbier’s I’ve had. I generally prefer Euro Dark Lagers.

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Photo of JLaw55
3/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of tfsimpkins
5/5  rDev +32.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Phoodcritic
3.68/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NotAlcoholicJustAHobby
3.94/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of krowman2652
4.53/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Great taste in a lower alcohol brew.

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Photo of BeerCarousel
3.47/5  rDev -8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Coffee toffe light lager

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Photo of Beejay
3.9/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Brown as it pours, and black in the glass with a tan head.

S: Toffee, raisins, and sweet bread.

T: Roasted goodness, with toffee and a light coffee flavor. Finish is a touch sweet.

M: Medium in body, moderate low carbonation.

O: Dark, tasty, and roasty!

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Photo of elNopalero
4.08/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This pours a coffee cola black with nice foam. Big roasty aroma, lightly bodied with a dominant roasty malt. Easy drinker, nothing stands out to rave or diss.

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Photo of generallee
4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of nstygles
3.75/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dspader1
3.96/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Alphakitty
4.21/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BranfordBound
3.54/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of psmith161
4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mmorris15
3.74/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ThirstyBird
3.61/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Can from my old buddy Brian. Pours a super dark cola color with a tan head. The smell is roasted dark malt, some molasses, coffee. The taste is as it smells with some dark fruit lingering as well then a dry roasty ending. The body is light with about average carbonation. Pretty decent overall and at 4% it’s a sessionable.

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Photo of SFNC
3.86/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of rarigney
3.92/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Griphon
3.78/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerWithMike
3.99/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of iftcoach
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Baba Black Lager from Uinta Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.77 out of 5 with 1,235 ratings
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