The Downside Schwartzbier

Compact, frothy and creamy head.  Deep, deep, deep, deep, deep dark brown tanned leather in color.  Rich dough and roasted malt aromatics coupled with a mild pistachio character.   Complex mouthfeel starting with a light-bodied front, mildly bitter and charred mid flavor and a dry, slightly-acidic hop finish.  Brewed with Weyermann Barke Pilsner, Weyermann Munich, Weyermann Carafa Special III, Weyermann CaraAroma, Weyermann CaraFoam, German Northern Brewer and Tettanger hops, and a Bohemian Lager yeast strain.
5.4% ABV  22 IBU 13.2 OG