No age statement
Closure: Crown cap
Product of: Germany
The name translates as ‘Schlenkerla Oak Smoke’, Schlenkerla being the name of this traditional Bavarian brewer. The malt for this Christmas double bock is kilned by an oak wood fire - unlike other Schlenkerla beers which are smoked with beech wood. (Original gravity: 18,9% - bitterness: 40). Read more
Sampled on 18/06/2012
(bbd Aug-08) Clear, dark coppery amber with quickly fading white head leaving spotted lacing.
Smoked ham, smoky bacon crisps.
Slight maple syrup sweetness is balanced by dry woody smoke bitterness and savoury smoky bacon flavours with caramel/toffee.
Long lingering sweet wood smoke with a bite of dry crispy bacon.
Barcode UPC: 4037458000135