Graphirus (48) - - OCT 25, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
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.
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Werckmeister (2076) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - AUG 20, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
0,2l from tap at Salon Piva, Nitra. As Cernovar Tmavy. dark brown / reddish color, small off-white head. smells of spices, licorice, peppery. decent smell. medium body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. tastes of licorice, russian bread, spices, peppery. finishes lightly dry with bready notes and spices. decent one overall, but also not overly special.
TEJA (2369) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 12, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle sampled at SBWF 2015.
Short light grey head. Clear dark amber color. Very nice light roasted malt aroma and taste. The bitterness is also well balanced against a medium body.
djoeye (3444) - Tromsř, NORWAY - AUG 1, 2016
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Beige top, near black body, red-mahogany edges though.
Aroma; dark raisins, prunes, malted candies, kvass, dark sweet bread, berryish grass, vanilla, WOW! Taste; black chocolate, coffee, dry sweet liquorice, dryish prunes, an almond, some grass n peels - leading to a slightly dry finish, dark malts and notes of hops. Nice in the mouth.
Well brewed. Bottle seems to be better than can, I don’t know why. [33cl.btl 4.5% BB.23.09.2016]
Jury (129) - RUSSIA - JUL 6, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Вкусное темное пиво, хороший аромат и вкус, приятно& с горчинк& послевк&
sharkydodson (1139) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - JUN 28, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
the aroma is caramel and fruity with hints of plum, garden berries and milk cbocolate... the taste is caramel and fruity, not bright, with notes of plum, berries, black bread and raisin... sweet and, a little bit, dry aftertaste...
mjs (6395) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 15, 2016
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
(Can, 0.5 l, from a supermarket next to my hotel, 20160616) The beer poured very dark brown and clear. Its head was medium sized and almost white. Aroma had malts, chocolate and metal. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were burnt malts, sweetness, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was watery and bitter. A weak dunkel.
phfyysik (650) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUN 4, 2016
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours dark brown with thick beige head. Aroma is caramel, malts, some metal, toffee. Taste is light, caramel, oily, little cream, copper, some sourness and sweetness, dirt, earth. Easy drinkable!
hallinghansen (2814) - Odense SV, DENMARK - APR 8, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Dark brown body with a small head. Dark fruits, malt, light chocolate notes. Decent.
pityu (622) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 24, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle - Clear dark brown colour with a reddish tint, medium, short life tan head. Sweet chocolate aroma with some coffee and ash hints. Taste is burnt breadcrust, some chocolate, caramel and a bit ash. Light to medium body, moderate carbonation, roasty finish. Good dark lager.
mauritsio (736) - FINLAND - OCT 12, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from prisma, Tallinn. Coca-cola color with lasting medium head. Burned and bread. Strong and round bitterness. Some sweetness.
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