Live Oak Schwarzbier | Live Oak Brewing Company

Live Oak SchwarzbierLive Oak Schwarzbier
BA SCORE
84.2%
Liked This Beer
3.99 w/ 76 ratings
Live Oak SchwarzbierLive Oak Schwarzbier
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Live Oak Brewing Company
Texas, United States
liveoakbrewing.com

Style: Schwarzbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
30 IBU

Added by Kornoms on 02-29-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#6,793
Reviews:
12
Ratings:
76
Liked:
64
Avg:
3.99/5
pDev:
11.53%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
7
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 76 |  Reviews: 12
Photo of hopsputin
4.29/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

A: dark brown murky color with dark ruby red

S: huge smoked malt, burnt wood, meat, sweet malt, caramel. Smiley and meaty

T: smoke up front. Campfire, bacon, caramel, brown sugar, sweet berries. A faint earthy bitterness

M: medium. Small carbonation

O: real nice beer here. The smoke is present, but mellow and harmonized. It's a lighter beer that can work in summer or winter

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4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.02/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.1/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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2.97/5  rDev -25.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.73/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

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4.18/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bfranks
5/5  rDev +25.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Had this on tap at the old brewery during a tour. An amazing, delicious beer that is exemplary of this very under-appreciated and under-rated style. I've had several schwarzbiers before and after this but nothing stands up to Live Oak, it's the best.

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Photo of dorisfunkasaurus
5/5  rDev +25.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Excellent example of a vastly underrated style. Roasted and toasted yet it is easy to pound a few of these back without blinking an eye. My first Schwarzbier which has lead to me seeking out more to try yet still the best I've had.

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Photo of Matt141
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.79/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of KTCamm
3.69/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

4/1…served on tap in Austin. pours very dark brown, almost black. light foam. Light chocolate malt taste, coffee in there too. Thin mouthfeel, almost watery. Good.

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3.97/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of RossR
3.68/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of JohnWilliam
3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of cgrunin
3.97/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ChaseTheAce
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Fabiand
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of blastoderm55
4/5  rDev +0.3%

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Live Oak Schwarzbier from Live Oak Brewing Company
Beer rating: 84.2% out of 100 with 76 ratings
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