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Category: Rauchbier/smoked beer
Product of: Germany
Rauch is German for smoke and this particular smoked beer is a Marzen, a dark brown, full-bodied beer that beer may be brewed only between Autumn and March (Märzen) – a traditionally due to the need to brew in cold weather to help prevent bacterial infections before refrigeration was available. Read more
Sampled on 25/06/2012
(bbd Dec.2012) Clear, very dark chestnut brown.
Peaty farmyard dung and smoked ham.
Smoky, peaty woody caramel malt, leather and charred toast with faint nutty chocolate and soy sauce.
Smoky vegetal peaty finish. Best chased with an Islay malt.
Barcode UPC: 4037458000012
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap