Brewed by Tradiční pivovar v Rakovníku - Pivovar Rakovník
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Rakovník, Czech Republic


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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A traditional Czech dark lager with rich flavour given by a special combination of four types of malt, which also endows the beer with fullness and a unique caramel flavour and aroma. A pleasant bitterness and rich stable foam complete the unique character of the beer.

Brewed by Platan and then Rakovník for Russkaya Traditsiya (http://www.superbeer.ru)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (10753) - Sřborg, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2013
Bottled. Dark brown coloured. Light brown head. Aroma. Bread, caramel, sweetness. Flavour. Bread, spice, caramel, sweetness. Medium bodied. Ends bready and caramelly.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (23552) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Clear orange-brown coloured with a small off-white head. Sweet aroma of caramel, bread and cane sugar. Sweet flavour of caramel, bread and licorice with notes of cane sugar. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (30424) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2013
Bottled. A brown beer with a tan head. The aroma has notes of caramel and bread. The flavor is sweet with notes of metal, caramel, bread, and malt, leading to a bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (35076) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2013
33 cL bottle. Pours dark brown with a deep amber glare with a small off white head. Caramelish and toasted. Metallic. Breadish and dry malty. Dry malty into a mild metallic finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Erasmus_ro (1891) - Alabama, USA - OCT 27, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 31, 2013 Taster from a bottle, thanks Pyry. Aroma is dark bready malts, some light dark fruitiness. Taste is dry with bready malts, some dunkel-like fruitiness, light herbal hoppiness. Surprisingly dry for a Czech dark.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Graphirus (48) - - OCT 25, 2013
A - Pours a dark brown/black beer with a big foamy off-white head. Fair lacing S - In the nose there is roasted malts and notes of caramel and toffee T - Taste is like the nose. Roasted malts followed by notes or caramel and a somewhat very low bittersweet finish. M - In the mouth feels medium bodied with low carbonation. Silky texture O - Overall a very good sessional dark lager. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
madsneergaard (75) - Aalborg, DENMARK - OCT 22, 2013
Mahogany color. Malt, caramal, some brown sugar, a little burned character. Taste is caramel, sweetness, some "brownness" a very small roasted character. A very average beer - not bad, but nothing I would go back into actively.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sinfull (1080) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Red/brown color . light brown , mid-sized head. Bread, caramel malt , coffee in aroma. Taste is malty sweet in beginning than followed roasted bitterness with coffee and caramel. Pleasant dunkel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
pivnizub (9301) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 4, 2013
Lahev: Deep ruby-amber coloured, small and persistent off-white head, moderate dryish toasty-caramelly nose; light bitter-sweet flavour, very light bodied; relatively thin and dry bitter-malty finish. Nothing wrong with it, just a bit watery…

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hens (701) - Tallinn, Estonia, ESTONIA - SEP 20, 2013
0.5L can. Grain aroma. Grain, caramel, bread, prune flavors. Little sour end. Remainds kvass. Easy to drink.

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