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Brauhaus Riegel
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D-79359 Riegel
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Notes

Visited: December 1, 2008

Opened: 1834

Contributor: jarobb

Bottled Riegeler beers are produced at Fürstenberg in Donaueschingen.

Updated: November 29, 2013

Beer List

  • 6.90% abv.

  • 6.90% abv.

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    • Date: April 29, 2008 (#6977)
      Package: draught
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Golden. Thick creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Clean grainy malt, with a peppery note.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light-medium body, smooth. Peppery flavor up front, with grainy-sweet malt. Bitterness is very subdued.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Tasty clean beer, but more of a Helles than a Pils. Made from regionally-grown barley.

  • 5.10% abv.

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    5.20% abv.
    • Date: April 29, 2008 (#6981)
      Package: bottled
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright golden. Huge head.
      Aroma (3)
      Clean sweet malt.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light-medium body, fairly fizzy. Big earthy-sharp hop bitterness up front. Mild sweet malt underneath, with the bitterness lingering in the finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)

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    German-Style Märzen/Oktoberfest
    5.60% abv.
    • Date: December 1, 2008 (#7571)
      Package: bottled
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright golden. Dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Big spicy hops.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Medium body, smooth. Big grainy malt, big spicy noble hops all the way through.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Are Märzen beers paler and lighter here than elsewhere? This is a very nice German Pils.

  • German-Style Schwarzbier
    5.40% abv.

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    Dortmunder/European-Style Export
    • Date: December 1, 2008 (#7572)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Yellow. Dense low head.
      Aroma (3)
      Mild clean malt.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Medium body, chewy, with more than a little diacetyl.
      Overall Impression (1½)