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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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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 431) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Sieben HugelBrasserie Dieu du Ciel!4.9084.01
Brother Mutt's Smoked MarzenbierThe Prodigal Brewery5.9073.89
Weyermann SchlotfegerlaWeyermann Brauerei GmbH5.2073.59
Vieux TuyéBrasserie Rouget De Lisle6.0073.8
SchweinshaxeOxbow Brewing Company7.0073.97
RauchbierScratch Brewing Company5.9073.88
Islay Scotch Barrel MacFannyBawAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse8.5074.07
Red Rock Rauch BierRed Rock Brewing Company4.0073.37
Lost BridgeSaddlebock Brewery5.0073.7
Up In SmokeAllentown Brew Works7.0073.59
Hartmann FelsentrunkBrauerei Gasthof Hartmann5.2063.91
Smoked Applewood GoldMoody Tongue Brewing Company5.0063.68
Bamberg Castle Smoked AleCameron's Brewing Co.5.4063.77
Gimme S'moreAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse8.2063.68
EgoisteBrewery Vivant6.5064
RauchbierNoon Whistle Brewing5.0063.77
RauchbierNew Paltz Brewing Company (Pfälzerbräu)5.1064
Notch RauchbierNotch Brewing4.2063.71
Autumn FireFat Head's Brewery & Saloon ? 63.88
Franz XaverGänstaller-Bräu5.6063.64
BernardUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten3.4063.88
Lunar RauchbierLunar Brewing6.5063.9
Whispering EmbersValkyrie Brewing5.0053.84
Flue FakerCamden Town Brewery5.8053.84
Drei Kronen StöfflaBrauerei & Gasthof Drei Kronen ? 54.08
BitterschonBluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant5.0052.9
IlluminariCoelacanth Brewing ? 53.86
Original SingeHilliard's Beer5.3053.56
RauchbockBrauerei Gasthof Kundmüller7.0054.02
Muenchner RauchbierPeople's Brewing Company5.5053.79
RauchbockFair State Brewing Cooperative6.0053.94
Dymy MarcoweBrowar Pinta5.0043.62
Equinoxe D'automneBrasserie Dieu du Ciel!7.0043.98
Rauchbier LagerFlying Goose Brew Pub & Grille5.8043.89
Cloudwater / Dry & Bitter Let There Be LoveCloudwater Brew Co.6.4043.54
RauchbierpFriem Family Brewers5.0043.82
Rauch Sham BoCoronado Brewing Company4.8044.12
Rauching TigerAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse6.4043.59
Brekeriet RokenBrekeriet7.0043.44
CampfireGoose Island Beer Co.5.4043.57
Kouřove PivoPivovar U Tří Růží5.1044.28
Flambée '64Loup Rouge6.5043.63
DragonslayerGrimm Brothers Brewhouse ? 43.8
Rauchin' Rauch Bock 2010Berwick Brewing Company ? 44.58
Lipperts RauchbierBraumanufaktur Lippert5.2043.79
SkibsølBryggeriet Refsvindinge2.4043.74
Wild HuntInsight Brewing ? 43.87
La ConsumationLe Trou Du Diable5.6043.76
Rauchbier!Exile Brewing Co. ? 43.46
Rauch MacchioAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse6.3043.48
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