Rauchbier

Description:
The Rauchbier style is an old German beer style, its origins go back to the 1500's and to the district of Franconia and the town of Bamberg. It's typically of dark colour and has similarities of the Oktoberfestbier. Green malts are literally dried over an open fire of beech wood, imparting a unique smokiness ("rauch" is German for smoke), the usage of which produces beers of an acquired taste. Imagine a smokiness so robust, so assertive, that it tastes of spiced, smoked meat.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier MärzenBrauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla5.404.062,29097
Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier UrbockBrauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla6.604.131,37693
Smoke & DaggerJack's Abby Brewing5.804.011,017-
Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier WeizenBrauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla5.203.9176990
Cinder BockBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)9.453.6846579
Aecht Schlenkerla FastenbierBrauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla5.504.25356-
Fire In The HamJack's Abby Brewing5.403.96325-
Z LagerThe Fort Collins Brewery5.403.55322-
Spezial Rauchbier LagerBrauerei Spezial4.703.7292-
Coffee Smoke & DaggerJack's Abby Brewing5.803.83178-
Tinder RauchbierUinta Brewing Company6.503.92178-
Scarlet Fire RauchbierVictory Brewing Company - Downingtown6.103.79151-
Rauch Ür BockCaldera Brewing Company7.404.11136100
Mac FannyBawAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse8.503.67134-
Eisenbahn RauchbierCervejaria Sudbrack Ltda6.303.85110-
Emelisse RauchbierBierbrouwerij Grand-Café Emelisse6.203.8391-
Abandon Ship Smoked LagerBallast Point Brewing Company6.103.6890-
Saranac RauchbierMatt Brewing Company / Saranac Brewery5.603.2869-
Ludwig's RevengeRoy Pitz Brewing Company5.003.7667-
PunkrauchLe Trou Du Diable6.503.7366-
RauchbierSouthern Star Brewing Company5.603.5962-
Göller RauchbierBrauerei Göller Zur Alten Freyung5.203.8762-
RoogBraufactuM - Die Internationale Brau-Manufacturen GmbH6.303.6260-
Bonfire Of The ValkyriesNew Albanian Brewing Company - Pizzeria and Public House8.003.8258-
Chicago SmokeRevolution Brewing6.203.7857-
Friar Bacon Smoked BockListermann Brewing Company7.003.6954-
RauchbierSly Fox Brewing Company5.204.0352-
Bacon BombBrenner Brewing Co.5.303.6449-
Grape SwisherCarton Brewing Company6.204.0643-
Smoky MaryNew Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)5.303.9640-
Smoke OutStarr Hill Brewery8.003.7139-
Deep Purple RauchbierMarshall Wharf Brewing Company / Three Tides Restaurant6.203.6236-
The Lubitsch TouchRight Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub4.703.9434-
Smokin'Great North Aleworks5.50429-
RauchbierIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant3.803.9627-
Peach SwisherCarton Brewing Company6.003.9727-
Smokey The BeerZero Gravity Craft Brewery / American Flatbread5.204.127-
Out Of The Ashes - Smoked MarzenThe Fort Collins Brewery5.603.7327-
Weiherer RauchBrauerei Gasthof Kundmüller5.303.5225-
Smoke MonsterBlack Husky Brewing9.904.2325-
Live Oak Schwarzer RauchLive Oak Brewing Company4.503.9223-
Smoked LagerBell's Brewery, Inc.5.903.5321-
RauchbierFort Hill Brewery5.903.482087
Wildfire RauchbierPenobscot Bay Brewery5.403.5520-
RauchbockAppalachian Brewing Company7.003.5720-
Dragonmead Bishop Bob's Holy SmokeDragonmead Microbrewery5.603.5419-
3 Ravens Dark3 Ravens Brewing5.203.1118-
Bamberg RauchbierMicro Cervejaria Bamberg4.803.7518-
Gordon Biersch RauchbierGordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant7.003.8418-
GhisaBirrificio Lambrate5.003.7618-
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