Lausitzer Porter | Bergquell Brauerei Löbau

Lausitzer PorterLausitzer Porter
BA SCORE
5.6%
Liked This Beer
2.29 w/ 36 ratings
Lausitzer PorterLausitzer Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bergquell Brauerei Löbau
Germany
bergquell-loebau.de

Style: Schwarzbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by paterlodie on 05-31-2005

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,334
Reviews:
18
Ratings:
36
Liked:
2
Avg:
2.29/5
pDev:
31%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
4
Trade:
0
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Photo of BWED
2.55/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

.5 L bottle poured into a shaker.

A- Brown with some tan hues shining through. Head is off-white, nearing tan, but fades into a ring quickly.

S- Sweet caramel, light chocolate notes, and a bit of a lacto tang?

T- Sweet, caramel, chocolate.

M- Body is medium, almost creamy, with a sweet finish.

O- Strange. Almost closer to a milk stout. Desserty. Un-porterlike.

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Photo of BeerAndGasMasks
2.91/5  rDev +27.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Interesting beer. From the bottle, it pours a dark brown with a modest tan head. The head vanishes quickly, leaving a thin ring and an island in the middle. Sweetish in the nose and mouth. Not a porter, but if you like your beer a bit on the dark sweet side, not bad.

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Photo of Helvoslup
1.4/5  rDev -38.9%
look: 4 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

This is not a porter, but something like a malty lemonade drink.
Doesn't even taste like beer.

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Photo of BlackVeg
2.24/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Photo of EOC
3.72/5  rDev +62.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SCproUA
2.57/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Taste sweet, really miss the bitterness, the smell is weak, the color saturation, dark caramel !!! Second time to buy it and drink would not and you do not advise !!!

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Photo of deteknician
1.41/5  rDev -38.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

This is the only beer I poured out and did not finish, ever. Not worth the bytes it takes to write more.

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Photo of BartMcStout
2.87/5  rDev +25.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of rredshift
2/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of torwart68
1.6/5  rDev -30.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

I lived in Germany for 5 years and tried around 100 or so beers and I want to go on record saying that I love porters and this is no porter it tastes like a mixture of an average Pilsner coca cola and a twist of lemon with carbonation added very unGerman

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Photo of torwart94
1.87/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.25

Photo of altmer
3/5  rDev +31%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Quite a standard dark beer.

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Photo of Fettpopps
1/5  rDev -56.3%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of mta11c
2.62/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of UniversitateaDeBere
1.75/5  rDev -23.6%

Photo of wvsabbath
2/5  rDev -12.7%

Photo of endless1408
3.75/5  rDev +63.8%

Photo of Brabander
2.25/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of ronin926
2/5  rDev -12.7%

Photo of ZombiesAteMyDog
2.75/5  rDev +20.1%

Photo of IchLiebeBier
2.5/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Appearance: Dark chestnut; big frothy head, long lasting

Aroma: Malty; sweet; light hops; smells like malt drink

Taste: Creamy; malty; very sweet with little balance; tastes good, but more like a malt drink than a beer

Remarks: A for taste; C for beer flavor

Did not score A, T, S, M at that time; disregard those scores

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Photo of clarknova
2.04/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.5

Photo of jesseejames
4.14/5  rDev +80.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

This is one of the better porters I have tasted. I really must say that the Lausitzer "cherry" porter is one of my favorite beers but sadly enough said about a beer that you can only get in the Dresden Berlin area. Lausitzer porter is a wonderful beer that is of my taste. Most think it is too sweet but I feel it is just right. Don't drink porter if you don't like a bit of sweetness to your beer. I wonder if this should be under schwartzbier.
This beer has a rich malt taste and is way too drinkable.

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3/5  rDev +31%

Photo of stevoj
2.63/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Interesting for a German dark bier. Notice is not labelled as a dunkel, but does allude tot he darkness with the "Schwarzes" on the label. They call it porter, but it closest to a Dutch Brun/Oud style. Very sweet...Poured a overly frothy head, deep dark black/brown. The initial sweetness hits you right away, letting you know this is not a typical German beer. Different from any German beer I've had, but would be right at home in the Netherlands. Not bad, if you are prepared for it....

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Lausitzer Porter from Bergquell Brauerei Löbau
Beer rating: 5.6% out of 100 with 36 ratings
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