Brewery: Klosterbrauerei Weissenohe in Bayern, Germany Style: Dopplebock ABV: 8% Rate Beer: 86/100 Pour: Deep amber colour with reddish hues and off white head. Big malty caramel aromas with this beer. Silky smooth mouthfeel with a high lever of sweetness. The alcohol is hidden within the character of this beer given the 8% ABV. At times this […]
Brewery: Oettinger in Bavaria, Germany Style: Pilsner ABV: 4.7% IBUs: 32 Rate Beer: 6/100 Pour: Straw yellow with a big white head. Malty, bready flavour with a little bit of sweetness. Not as crisp as I’d like a Pilsner to be, but decent enough. I remember first drinking these when they were like $10 for a six pack of 500ml cans. When your […]
Brewery: Weihenstephener in Bayern, Germany Style: Festbier ABV: 5.8% IBUs: 26 Rate Beer: 37/100 Pour Light straw colour with a good white head that slowly fades out Tastes awfully lot like a pilsner. Crisp, clean, light. Slight earthy hop notes. I wished I had saved this for tomorrow for the Bushfire Appeal concert, because this is […]
I like a good schwarz beer. Dark lagers have a place and this one is not too bad
Brewery: Against The Grain in Louisville, Kentucky USA Style: German Smoked Beer ABV: 6.8% IBUs: 55 Rate Beer: 71/100 Pour: Liquorice chocolate brown colour with small white head. Little smokiness to this one at first but rich caramel flavours shine through. Would accompany a smoked pulled pork burger drenched in homemade American BBQ sauce.