Phillips Snowcase 2014 Calendar Day #6
- My Rating: [B+], I gave it a (3.6 of 5) on Ratebeer.com
Schottleweizen – Phillips Brewing, 7.5% ABV – 341ml., (Victoria, BC, Canada)
more info about this beer can be found on their Snowcase website:
on the front-right label:
“Inspired by a journey to the dark side of the Matterhorn, explorer and beer architect Benjamin Schottle dreamt of a beer where roast flavours play with fruit sweetness & a slight bright tartness. The Schottleweizen is born”
- Style: Dunkelweizen
- Taste: Malty banana wheat caramel clean sweet
- Do I love this enough to drink it again: no
- Would I recommend this to beer aficionados: yes
Visual: Pours dark brown with a dissipating small head, very thin ringed retention, lots of steady fast streams.
Nose: sweet brown sugar malts, toast, slight sournesss. (lvl-7)-pungency
Attack: crisp, fizzy
Mid-palate: (lvl-6)-sweetness, (MAIN) toasted malts, molasses, brown sugar, cola, banana wheat
Finish: malty sweet finish.
Summary: Extremely easy-drinking. Sweet wheat caramel malts all day long. Alcohol totally stealth.