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A dark beer produced using caramel and rye malts. This combination of ingredients endows the beer with a harmonious hint of bread flavors and the specific aroma of caramel malt.
The ingredients are water, light caramel and rye malt, maltose syrup and hops.
Produced since 1992. 15°

kvnstfrd's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kvnstfrd (32) - Branson, Missouri, USA - DEC 28, 2012
Pours a crystal clear, medium brown; the color of strong pekoe tea. Sweet smells of warm pumpernickel, waffles. Taste is toasty with definite notes of rye/pumpernickel. Sweet caramel and toffee on the swallow. Medium body. Smell of rye malt really picks up as it warms a bit. This is an awesome beer! Definitely a euro-style dark lager and was not intended to be a Munich Dunkel. Style categories at this site are in serious need of correction/expansion.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Case (279) - GERMANY - JAN 18, 2015
Pours ruby red with huge white head. Aroma is malty with caramel and bread. Taste is light sweetness, light bitterness. Surprisingly not awful - easy and pleasant to drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
vickey9 (572) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JAN 17, 2015
Pours reddish-copper, with frothy fast disappearing head.Nose is caramel and sweet bonbons. Medium body.Taste is sweet and malty. Palate mostly caramel and sweet herbs. B@H

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
villevav (245) - FINLAND - JAN 4, 2015
Miltein karmiininpunainen, nopeasti häipyvä vaahto. Maku alkaa täyteläisen maltaisena, keskiasteisesti humaloituna ja hieman alkoholin poltteisena ja kehittyy maltaisemmaksi humaloinnin häipyessä taka-alalle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Toomio (269) - Joensuu, FINLAND - DEC 26, 2014
Copperfield. Punainen venäläinen. Aivan puolihuoleton ja hyvä olut. Perinteisen tyyppinen.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
Westchesterco (1163) - mclean, Virginia, USA - DEC 23, 2014
Poured from a bottle it is a clear dark amber with a slight head the aroma is malty and some toffee the taste is strong and has black licorice after taste that lingers on the palate

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (3712) - McLean, Virginia, USA - DEC 23, 2014
From a bottle shared at home. Pours a clear dark amber with an ecru head. Aroma of dust and malt. Flavors of butterscotch. Moderately sweet with a smooth finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
makenzi (39) - SLOVENIA - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle 05L @ home; pours clear red-amber with light brown, good lacing head. Aroma is malty, caramely, toffee and floral. Taste is smooth, sweet caramel, licorice and just enough bitter to round up the palet. Medium body, medium carbonation. Overall, it’s a pleasent and drinkable, well balanced baltic bock.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
panzerwolf (108) - FINLAND - OCT 18, 2014
Pours dark copper with little head. Has a kind of dark taste with syrup, some sweetness. Toasty malt, maybe a little too sweet for my tastes, but ok.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6160) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 15, 2014
"a smooth, pretty tasty, kind of unassuming beer. not as good as their porter (6) but good enough to enjoy. a little lighter, and a little sweeter...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
PsychoGunnar (200) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 12, 2014
Smells like artifical additive chemicals, alcohol and soy. Dark brown with pretty foam, a lot of malt and a lot of artificial tastes.

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