Engel Aloisius | Crailsheimer Engelbräu

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Crailsheimer Engelbräu
Germany
engelbier.de

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Evil_Pidde on 01-16-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
16
Reviews:
7
Avg:
3.36
pDev:
14.58%
 
 
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Ratings: 16 |  Reviews: 7
Reviews by Ciocanelu:
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2.5/5  rDev -25.6%

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Photo of drmeto
4.04/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

L:
-pours a clear amber-copper with a big ,frothy,white head
-great head retension
-medium carbonation visible
S:
-cinnamon,caramel,licorice,phenolic,cooked cabbage,bready,raisins,red apple
T:
-raisins,bready,caramel,husky,syrupy,toasty finish
-no bitterniss
F:
-medium carbonation
-medium,creamy body
-no alcohol noticeable
O:
I'm kind of baffled at the low ratings for this.
Aside from the lack of bitterniss,this is a textbook Märzen.

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Photo of morfius85
3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of rredshift
3/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of jonb5
3.42/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Bronze to auburn colour, small head which faded fast, clear. Aroma was initially weak but some caramel and brown sugar came through as it warmed. Tasted caramel, brown sugar and molasses. Finish was slightly peppery. Smooth texture, medium body, slight bite from the carbonation. Overall a fairly dark Märzen, only really memorable thing was that it came from a screw top glass bottle.

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Photo of AlexAfonin
3/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of BeerAndGasMasks
3.9/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From the bottle, it pours a darker amber with a nice off-white head. The head lasts awhile. Bready scent in the nose. Slightly sweet malt flavor with little noticeable hop flavor. Medium body with a nice feel to it. Yum!

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Photo of nandika
4/5  rDev +19%

Photo of MechMessiah
4/5  rDev +19%

Photo of stevoj
3.37/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Nice flavor of roast grains, with hints of toffee, caramel and butterscotch. Sweetish with very mellow bitterness, nice amber color, but aroma was faint. Very pleased with this brew. Tasty!

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Photo of Evil_Pidde
3.12/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

A: This beer pours ruby red with a large creamy off-white head that slowly dissipates, leaving nice lacings.

S: Malt and faint bitter hops, but the smell is very weak.

T: Sweet rich malt, slightly roasted. Bitter hops and faint citric notes. A bit peppery.

M: Creamy medium body and medium carbonated with small bubbles. The aftertaste is medium-long and holds a nice dry bitterness.

D: Pretty nice taste, but very weak smell.

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Photo of dcmchew
3/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of stcules
2.5/5  rDev -25.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Dark bronze color, with an almost white average foam.
Malty smell, with touches of caramel.
Fizzy in the mouth, and quite banal. Some caramel, not too strong, but not much more.
A bit weak, with a not perfecting good background bitterness.
Malt and caramel inthe aftertaste, some bitterness.
Nothing interesting.

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Photo of Dentist666
3.41/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Pours clear copper/amber beer with creamy 2-finger off-white head, good retention.
Smell of malts, slightly peaty, hues of hops. Taste is rather sweet, full-malty, papery, toasty. Medium-bodied, very restrained and ordinary maerzen.

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Photo of Oidmoe
3.25/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Kiro
2.75/5  rDev -18.2%

Engel Aloisius from Crailsheimer Engelbräu
3.36 out of 5 based on 16 ratings.
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