ska (205) - - APR 2, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle, clear dark red/amber color, small beige head, caramel aroma with roasted notes, moderately sweet flavor, light to medium body, finish with grass notes, nothing special
adamnowek (266) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 21, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Quite nutty in aroma and especially in taste. Quite smooth texture. Slight bitterness but not enough that it’s off-putting.
PauloAG (30) - BELGIUM - DEC 14, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500cc bottle. Dark ruby with beige head. Nice aromas of malt and caramel. In the mouth it is not really exciting. Overal OK beer.
angelkostvo (686) - CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 12, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Ruby colour, beige head. Aroma of nuts, cabbige, citrus, black pepper, a bit weird. Taste is light sweet, a bit sour. Light body, oily texture, average carbonation.
Erzengel (3553) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - NOV 23, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
* Old rating, 0,5l crown-top-bottle, 2006. Mild-malziges Dunkel. Süßlich mit leichter Herbe. Rund, malzig-süßlich. Ok.
Beerkenstock (57) - - NOV 21, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Drink cool (10-12°C)
Eye: Pours a clear, ruby, reddish-brown, almost purple looking color with a small white, regular head.
Nose: nuts, redcurrant, berries, candy, honey, red clover.
Mouth: smooth, nuts, coriander, red grapes, red or black berries.
Palate: nuts again, chocolaty, blueberries.
Overall: bit like a watery stout. still very good and somehow fruity beer.
niquillis (1195) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle from Beer Dock, Crewe. Pours red brown with off white head. Quite a malty dunkel but very drinkable. I prefer my Munich dunkels a bit sweeter than this.
47574xeCD (220) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at the Brauhaus in Munich. (what a mad manic place!!)
Pleasant Typical german Dunkel. Dark Orange hazy with white head, zesty wheaty Malt notes.
eduardovl (954) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: DEC 15, 2014 500ml bottle served in a Weizen glass.
A: Pours a beautiful clear copper color forming a medium white to yellow head. Good retention but only few lacings formed and left
S: Sweet caramel and toffee in the nose. Notes of roasted malts, Lager bready yeasts and flowery hops
T: Follows the nose. Sweet toffee , caramel and roasted malts. Biscuity. Bready Lager yeasts and slightly hoppy bitter end
M: Light to medium body. Medium to low carbonation. Caramel malts aftertaste
O: Good drinkability. Great beer. Augustiner quality
[ BA Review @ 11/2/2012 ]
JaKeAFC (601) - ITALY - OCT 5, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Augustiner Dunkel (DE) - Dunkel - 5.6% - 3.8/5
On tap at Augustiner am Platzl. Dark ruby red color, very nice and intense, almost mahogany in distance, clear in see thru. Offwhite pinkish head. Aroma is fruity, wine wort, dark grapes, toasted malts, cereals. Taste is well balanced, proper bitter finish rather dry but still smooth. Medium bodied, average carbonation, excellent classic dunkel.
Blade86 (664) - Wrocław, POLAND - OCT 3, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark amber, off-white foam, malty caramelly aroma, some delicate roastiness, medium sweetness, lightly bitter; medium(-) body, rather thin feel, average carbonation, short sweetish finish;
Overall: good drinkability and balanced in taste