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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
This is, in fact, a wheat beer. Beneath its rich, dark exterior and cascading head, you will find a classic unfiltered wheat presentation fused with the smooth, roasty, chocolate-like characteristics of the dark wheat malt. With a finish this unnervingly smooth, even a black sheep starts to feel normal again.

DrnkMcDermott's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrnkMcDermott (3007) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - OCT 24, 2013
Draft at the Burger Joint, Ogilve Transportation Center. Deep brown like dried blood, with just a little bit of highlighting at the bottom. A thin tan head. Has the creamy smell of a porter or milk stout. A very big taste that’s too complex to pigeonhole. Start with some Schwartzbier malt, Just a slight astringency. A bit of baker’s chocolate and again, a creamy texture. Quite filling after the Tallgrass 8-Bit I just had. Lacks the "spice" of a wheat beer, but surely offers a fine smooth texture, emphasized at the end by the return of a milk stout-ish mouthfeel.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Carlisle (538) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 13, 2016
Bottle. Pours black. Wheat and roasted malt aroma. Roasted malt and wheat malt notes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrjaxson (497) - .08 Junction, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 24, 2016
Roasty, toasty, crunchy (a little grainy), malty and good. Bits of chocolate in the aroma. Goes down easy. Enjoyed on tap at Hops Haven -- adjacent to 3 Sheeps Brewery.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
screigh (670) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - JAN 22, 2016
Pours a dark brown. Thin light-brown head. A bit of hint of bananas. Thin mouth feel. A tart and cardboard finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fredis23 (564) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Pitch Black, Big Foamy Head, Decent Lacing. Light Toasted Aroma. Toasted Malt, Earthy Hops, Bitter Finish. I’d say more like Killian’s Irish Stout than Black Wheat. Nonetheless, easily Drinkable and Enjoyable. This Baaad Boy coming from Sheboygan, WI... Pretty Decent. Worth A Try.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AnokaBrewer (171) - Anoka, Minnesota, USA - OCT 24, 2015
12 ounce bottle. I liked this beer, but I would not classify it as a Dunkelweiss. It is more of a Schwartzbier. Sweet aroma, black in color, white head. Sweet flavor, caramel finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
scarletfire65 (1336) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 30, 2015
Bottle at home. Black pour with a big mocha head. The aroma is creamy iced coffee. Tastes sweet up front, with some roasty coffee and bitter cocoa powder flavors developing mid swallow. Finishes light bodied, lightly bitter, lightly acidic. Smooth palate, but no real yeasty wheat or dunkel characteristics. More like a schwarzbier.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerInHeaven (375) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 12, 2015
pours black with a medium tan head. Aroma is malt, sweet dark fruit, like raisins. Creamy mouth feel. Taste is sweet with a hint of coffee. Fairly quick finish but with both sweet and bitter linger. Seems more like a sweet stout. At any rate, pretty good. I like it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (21654) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 6, 2015
Draft. Opaque maroon color. Aroma of coffee. Taste is roasty coffee grounds. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nsanders (1015) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - AUG 5, 2015
Bottle. Black with a light brown medium sized head. Roasted malt, cocoa powder, soy sauce and old graham crackers. Has a medium light sweetness with a soy sauce after taste. Body is medium with fizzy, oily feel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
miyauchi38 (1096) - chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 13, 2015
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