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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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 432) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Live Oak Weisser RauchLive Oak Brewing Company5.30193.81
Hallerndorfer Raiterla RauchbierBrauerei Gasthof Rittmayer5.00183.82
3 Ravens Dark3 Ravens Brewing5.20183.12
Gordon Biersch RauchbierGordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant7.00183.79
GhisaBirrificio Lambrate5.00183.7
Smokehaus RauchbierDevils Backbone Brewing Company5.30173.72
RauchbierTriumph Brewing Company5.50173.89
Seltzer's Smokehaus 7Snitz Creek Brewery7.60163.87
Gänstaller-Bräu AffumicatorGänstaller-Bräu9.80153.91
Smokin' BeechCircle Brewing Company5.00153.44
Smoke LagerTAPS Brewery4.50153.08
Smoked LagerBlue Stallion Brewing Co.5.70153.74
Spezial Rauchbier BockbierBrauerei Spezial4.60153.91
The FabulatorCentral City Brewers + Distillers6.50143.57
La Lapin Que FumeBrewery Vivant5.10143.49
7 Stern Bamberger RauchbierSiebensternbräu5.20144.1
Fujizakura RauchbierFujikankokaihatsu Co. Ltd. / Sylvans Restaurant5.50143.8
Smoked Smaug LagerSmog City Brewing7.00143.67
HerbstklagenHammerHeart Brewing Company7.00134.03
Foraging SwineScorched Earth Brewing Company5.20133.64
Sugarfire Smoked LagerExcel Brewing Company5.00133.42
My Turn Series: NathanLakefront Brewery, Inc.5.50133.95
Smokey GeorgeBrauerei Gasthof Rittmayer7.00133.61
Smokey The BeerRussell Brewing Company5.30123.52
CuredRushing Duck Brewing Company ? 123.72
RauchbierLiquid Riot Bottling Company4.70123.85
RauchbierTriumph Brewing Company5.70123.62
Kohlminator Smoked BockFat Head's Brewery & Saloon7.00113.7
Croydon Is BurningNeshaminy Creek Brewing Company5.70113.93
SchweinshaxeOxbow Brewing Company7.00114
Kaiser Rauchtenstein Dry-hopped Smoked HellesHaymarket Beer Co. Pub & Brewery4.50113.83
Buchenrauch LagerWolf's Ridge Brewing5.70114.09
RauchbierDovetail Brewery5.30114.18
Smokey The BeerBlind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant ? 113.22
Brown's RauchBrown's Brewing Company5.50103.7
Rauch Lager BierLavery Brewing Company5.80103.9
Nakoureny SvihakPivovar Eggenberg & Restaurant Eggenberg5.20103.69
Richter RauchAftershock Brewing Co.5.7093.69
WilburFort Hill Brewery5.9093.95
Smoked LagerDenver Beer Co.5.4094.05
Smoky BobHeater Allen Brewing5.1593.82
Second Hand SmokeSandLot Brewery @ Coors Field (Blue Moon Brewing Company) ? 93.64
Roesch's RauchWormtown Brewery5.3093.76
S:t Eriks RauchbierS:t Eriks Bryggeri5.5092.54
Kelso RauchbierGreenpoint Beerworks / Kelso of Brooklyn5.0083.65
RauchbierBrauerei Gasthof Rittmayer4.9084.11
Fischer RauchbierBrauerei Norbert Fischer4.9084.08
RäucherlKaiser Bräu GmbH & Co KG5.4083.81
Kraus HirschentrunkBrauerei Kraus5.5083.54
Helsinge RökölHelsinge Ångbryggeri5.0083.56
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