Grafen Walder Strong Beer | Linden Brauerei GmbH

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Linden Brauerei GmbH
Germany
lindenbrauerei.de

Style: Euro Strong Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by cypressbob on 10-04-2004

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3
Reviews:
3
Avg:
2.91
pDev:
16.84%
 
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by Regenpak:
Photo of Regenpak
2.42/5  rDev -16.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I can only describe the Grafenwalder Strong Beer from the cheapo supermarket Lidl as GDF, or "Get Drunk Fast" beer. A bit in the same vein as Tennent's Extra in the UK. So I really have to be in the mood to try this... and even then I need some time to even begin to appreciate it. But being a cheapskate I keep buying this as it is special in its kind, and at only 75 eurocents a steal! Favorite snack with this beer: carrots with cheese/onion chips.

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Photo of Absumaster
3.58/5  rDev +23%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This was a really cheap beer, especially for it's 8.6% ABV, but I thought I would give it a go.

It pours an amber golden color with a coarse head that slowly collapses.
Smell was estery like apples, not very much malt to be smelled. A quite neutral smell.

Taste was alcoholic and warming with honey and marmelade wiffs. The beer has a pretty full body, which also make the beer syrupy and sticky on the lipps. In the end I taste some slight caramel.
Aftertaste is sticky and lingers for a while.

This is a decent beer, considering that this might be the masterbrew of which the lower alcoholic beer are party-giled from.It could have been better if it would have some more bitterness.

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Photo of cypressbob
2.73/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

500ml can

Pours with an amber body, slightly stick cloying, slightly tan head forms, no lacing

Smell, strong whiff of alcohol automatically, slightly appley

Taste, malty and grainy, some strong alcohol flavours, slight hint of banana

Pretty average strong lager

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Grafen Walder Strong Beer from Linden Brauerei GmbH
2.91 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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