Rhinegeist Brewery

Beer Geek Stats | Print Shelf Talker
Rhinegeist Brewery
Ohio, United States
English Dark Mild Ale
Ranked #36
Ranked #22,984
3.69 | pDev: 14.36%
Aug 07, 2022
Jul 07, 2013
No description / notes.
Recent ratings and reviews. | Log in to view more ratings + sorting options.
Ratings by rangerred:
Photo of rangerred
Rated by rangerred from Tennessee

3.05/5  rDev -17.3%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.75

Jun 22, 2019
More User Ratings:
Rated: 3.94 by emerge077 from Illinois

Aug 07, 2022
Rated: 3.65 by Twal from Colorado

Mar 31, 2022
Rated: 3.75 by atlbravsrno1 from Maine

Apr 24, 2020
Photo of damndirtyape
Reviewed by damndirtyape from Ohio

3.68/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
12oz can, canned on 12/17/19, served in a tulip stout glass.

Appearance: Clear/bright dark brown, light tan head, good lacing.

Smell: Metallic, roasted malt.

Taste: Roasted malt, metallic, bitter, char.

Mouthfeel: Good carbonation, a bit thin, but pretty close to style.

Overall / Drinkability: Pretty tasty overall and hit the style well. Went quite well with peanuts and M&Ms as I thought it might. Easily drinkable and would not mind having another one to wash down a meal.
Apr 17, 2020
Photo of nicholas2121
Reviewed by nicholas2121 from Ohio

4/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Uncle brewed by Rhinegeist Brewery, with an ABV of 4.20% This English Dark Mild Ale pours out of a 12oz can into a pint beer glass. The color an look of this brew reminds me of Cola, not saying that is a bad thing. The color is a nice deep brown color with a nice off white head. There is also some nice mirror lacing to this brew, it sticks to the side of the glass well. The smell is Rich with Roasted goodness. You pick up a lot of Roasted grains, malts and Hops. So far Uncle is a nice inviting brew. Now for the taste, it is Rich with goodness. You first pick up on the roasted grains and malts. Then a nice slightly sweet, nutty flavors at the end. The body of Uncle is a solid medium. There is nothing overpowering about this brew, it has a super nice balance to. I can't get over how smooth this brew goes down. This brew would go nice with lunch or dinner. The mouth feel is Bold, Rich, Clean, Smooth, and Refreshing. Overall I am going to give Uncle a solid 4 out of 5. I would definitely look this brew up again givin the opportunity too.
Rhinegeist Brewery did a super nice job with this English Dark Mild Ale.
Mar 08, 2020
Photo of Caveworm
Reviewed by Caveworm from Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +22%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Uncle English-style dark mild ale by Rhinegeist Brewery. Poured from the can into a pint glass, the head is three fingers thick and off-white, with webbed lacing, and a
clear deep brown body.

I smell carmelized malts, coffee, toffee, and a mild smokiness.

Tastes like the caramelized malts, coffee, and toffee with a very small touch of sweetness mid-pallate. A cleaner finish than I I figured would come with flavors such as these.

Medium-light mouthfeel with mild carbonation.

I'll go ahead and rate Uncle English-style dark mild ale with an overall 4.5. This is a very crushable selection by Rhingeist Brewery.
Mar 08, 2020
Photo of Judgie
Reviewed by Judgie from Indiana

3.79/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
Canned 12/30/19 & poured into a tulip. Very dark brown with a thin tan head & light lacing. Smell is faint toffee & carmel, and the taste follows suit. Rather refreshingly light in flavor and thin in mouthfeel. I am very much a novice when it comes to this style so I wouldn't try to rate the beer as to the style. But Uncle makes me want to try more of this style albeit they are hard to find. Will probably purchase 6 more before they are gone from my area.
Mar 04, 2020
Rated: 3.69 by khargro2 from Tennessee

Feb 26, 2020
Photo of jkblr
Reviewed by jkblr from Indiana

3.97/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
12oz CANNED 12/17/19 (2 months ago) poured into a nonic pint glass at just above fridge temp 4.2% ABV per can label. The beer pours bright light brown with ruby highlights and light brown head. The head recedes to a thin cap and leaves a little lacing. The aroma is faint nuts and toasted malt. The taste is more of the same with toasted malt, burnt sugar caramel, nuts and a mild earthy hop quality with little bitterness. The mouthfeel is thin bodied with average carbonation and a dry finish. Overall, very good. Amazing strength of flavor in a 4.2 ABV beer.
Feb 08, 2020
Rated: 3.93 by OtisCampbell007 from Tennessee

Feb 06, 2020
Photo of Jule17
Rated by Jule17 from Ohio

4.37/5  rDev +18.4%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
Had coffee uncle at brewery and I have met God
Feb 01, 2020
Rated: 3.68 by Manta200 from Kentucky

Jan 16, 2020
Rated: 4 by AGust82 from Connecticut

Nov 21, 2019
Rated: 4 by Fettpopps from Massachusetts

Aug 06, 2019
Rated: 3.25 by n2492004 from Michigan

Jun 16, 2019
Rated: 3.86 by Winter48 from Kentucky

May 27, 2019
Rated: 2.96 by BlueShepard19 from Kentucky

May 26, 2019
Photo of WoodBrew
Reviewed by WoodBrew from Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
I tried this at the brewery. It poured a clear dark amber with white head that left a very slight lace. The scent had grain notes. The taste was nicely balanced and easy to drink with biscuit flare. The mouthfeel was lighter in body with good carbonation. Overall it was a decent beer.
Jul 05, 2018
Rated: 3 by Bryan12345 from Texas

Jun 08, 2018