Aecht Schlenkerla Eiche

The usual Schlenkerla bottle shape, purchased from Green’s on Ponce in Atlanta, GA, USA. The pour is a particularly attractive, gold color with a moderate, white head. It looks really nice in terms of the color, but I would much prefer a bigger and better...

Z Lager

12 oz single from Total Wine, Perimeter, Atlanta, GA, USA. Nice copper clarity in the body and some decent head and lace form in the pint glass. Looks nice. Carbonation is constant if not huge, but at the same time it is adequate. Nose has a tiny bit of smoke but this...

Eisenbahn Rauchbier

12 oz, $1.99 single from Green’s, Atlanta, GA, USA. This is the Defumada, blue labeled, “Smoked Lager” presentation. Pour is quite frankly a beautifully colored, deep mahoghany color. The head, lace and retention are not good, but the color is very...
Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock

Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock

Additional notes 05/02/2022 Such a pretty beer (the 2022 version is pictured). Luscious smoke permeates every part of the beer, and induces a gulping motion in me. The sweetness is there as I noted back in 2008, and I always find this so tremendously satisfying. One...

Terrapin RoggenRauchBier

22oz bomber, $5.99 from Green’s on Ponce, Atlanta, GA, USA. Good clarity on the pour with a chestnut colored hue, an initial large, off-white head then a thin film and very little lace. Nose has a hint of smoke but it is not substantial. Similarly in the taste...