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

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RATINGS: 768   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.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JessterCPA (130) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 10, 2001
I was very surprised at this beer. Nice flavor & deep color.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mike mcneil (660) - St Augustine, Florida, USA - SEP 4, 2001
Perhaps the ’dark’ is due to the addition of food coloring, because the taste does not reflect the use of any dark malts. Doesn’t differ much from regular Beck’s. Not one to buy if you’re in the mood for a dark beer.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
21iceman40 (1731) - vienna, West Virginia, USA - AUG 30, 2001
Becks is just plain bad. Becks puts a tarnish on germany’s usually great beers. The flavor was poor.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
trappist12 (200) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - AUG 30, 2001
Unimpressive, but tolerable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Almeter, The Aryan God of Beer (13) - USA - AUG 25, 2001
A good dark beer, but not one of the best. Has a slight burnt nutty taste that stays around in your mouth a little too long. But, its still good and easy to find.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Osmin99 (120) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - AUG 1, 2001

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fishman (350) - Philadelphia, USA - JUL 29, 2001
Very nice brown color, light lacey head. Smells very similar to regular Beck’s. Tastes very fuzzy, but there isn’t much complexity, a very slight burnt nuttyness. Not terrible, but there is other beer out there.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vanabbema99 (13) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 28, 2001
This is one of those beers that confuses me. I seem to keep drinking it (it’s one of the few darker beers available to me at the closest drug store to my house)but it isn’t like I’m in love with it or anything. Enjoyable, but there seems to be some strange almost burnty/medicine aftertaste to it that bothers me. Hmm. I’ll probably keep drinking it though.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
THE BEER BARON (275) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 26, 2001

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Delbomber (387) - Philadelphia, USA - JUL 22, 2001
Not too impressive. Deep, darkm cherry red with a nice off-white head. Slightly nutty taste and aroma, without much other taste. The aftertaste is what ruins this beer: grainy, and off-tasting. Otherise, not bad, just not very good.


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