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Brewed by Brauerei Beck & Co./Becks (InBev)
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Bremen, Germany

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RATINGS: 767   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.58   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Beck’s Dark is rich and smooth with a lingering, slightly sweet aftertaste. The deep ebony color is the result of specially roasting the barley malt. Unlike dark ales, Beck’s Dark is a bottom-fermented lager which creates a robust flavor and full body while retaining the refreshing properties of a lager beer.


3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AKThunder (166) - New York, USA - JAN 6, 2013
I really enjoyed this brew more than I initially thought I would. Makes a nice addition to any end of the summer camping trip. Straight from the bottle, so not sure how dark this actually is, but its nice and malty.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Palidor19 (2917) - Brandon, Florida, USA - DEC 31, 2012
It tastes like regular beck with very distinct dark malt taste. Has that standard German beer hall taste. Lovely ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
ads135 (2814) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - DEC 31, 2012
For a dunkel, this isn’t all that great...until you remember that this is a Beck’s beer. For a Beck’s, not bad. Light roastiness, weak body, and next to no aroma.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmohno (1045) - Iowa, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Dark brownish mahogony clear,short head,slight retention. Aroma is skunk,sharp spice. Slight carmel/chocolate. A little citrus/tart shows. Taste is smooth,mildly slick,slight malt light choc/carmel notes. Some mild nobel hop flavors. Slight/light Mineral. Mild but pretty clean and neutral,with some hop bittering and light sweetness in finish. Not too bad.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 22, 2012
Bottle from Duane on bottling day. Dark brown with a minimal head. Aroma of darker malt, mildly skunked noble hops and grains. Taste is in line with aroma and a little sticky and skunky.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jebert (492) - Watertown, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 17, 2012
Pours a dark mahogany with a creamy tan head. Nose is of malt. Very creamy on the palate, the taste is caramelized malt with a hint of hops on the finish. Very smooth and satisfying. Pairs well with roast beef sandwiches.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Foxbush (1250) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - OCT 27, 2012
12 oz bottle The beer poured a deep black with a nice head that stayed with the beverage. The beer had the taste some roasted malt. The beer had a medium body and sticky taste. The carbonation was average. Not bad for an everyday beer.

1.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ironprog (43) - - OCT 20, 2012
12 oz. bottle. Pours a slightly cloudy, dark brown with little to no head. Aroma is faintly of wet dog. Taste is astringent, bitter, and with a undertones of sweetness. Medium body with average carbonation. This isn’t a great beer, but I don’t mind having one from time to time.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
BMMillsy (1253) - Florida, USA - OCT 13, 2012
Pours dark brown. Smells of caramel and sweet grains with a little roast. Better than Beck's lager. Still not a great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BVery (5924) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - SEP 4, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2013 Bottle from Happy Harry’s in Fargo, ND. Deep chestnut colored pour with a nice foamy white head. Aroma is roasted grain, but somewhat skunky. Palate is thin, taste is lightly sweet. Bland.


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