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Brewed by Pivovar Ferdinand
Style: Polotmavý
Benešov, Czech Republic

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RATINGS: 150   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Special half-dark beer brewed of several types of malts and hops with an addition of herbs which will give this beer a characteristic fragrance and a pleasant dry bitterness. Its ruby-red colour contributes to the overall perception of this drink.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (8718) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 14, 2015
Tap at U Kuntastatu. Glowing, cler a,ber. Medium,mfinehed. Fruity, caramel mose, dry and bredy. Sweet flavor, caramel malts, earthy hops. Grass, herbs. Not too sweet, but a bit of brown sugar. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MiP (14723) - Sřnderborg, DENMARK - JUN 2, 2005
Bottle. Clear brown colour. Malty flavour. Roasted, apple aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sunevdj (3729) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - NOV 1, 2005
Pours a clear bronze with a tanned head. Sweet and malty with slight aromas of fruits. Quite dry with a dry finish. Medium to full bodied.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sammy (10555) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 6, 2006
Big head though beer smell, lace, and nice reddish dark colour. Well malted. Carbonation on the aggressive side. Overall bold taste, with some herbal addition. There is a bit of yeast and wheat in the taste. Good finish.A good Vienna, thanks to Jan Biegeman

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (9861) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 19, 2006
Bottle: Amber coloured, mid-sized fluffy head, slowly diminishing; sweet-malty, caramelly nose with a tinge of herbal hops; sweetish flavour, medium ti full bodied; first sweet-malty finish, later a slightly bitter aftertaste. Well drinkable ! Why is this beer called "Seven bullets" (Sedm kuli) ? The austrian heir to the throne Ferdinand d’Este, who lived to the year 1914 near Benesov, was killed in Sarajevo by seven bullets. This was the beginning of WW I !

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (14936) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2007
Draught at Křbenhavnske Řldage 2007. Clear amber - no head. Caramel, ryebread, light smokey notes, sweetness, light nice hoppy, dry. Low carbonation. Smooth.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quack-Duck (9075) - Down South, GERMANY - MAY 27, 2007
medium sized head, the beer is quite dark in colour. Malty aroma. Malty taste, the herbs are in the background, but traceable.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (9417) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 6, 2007
UPDATED: JUN 13, 2011 First rating
Draught at Ferdinanda, Praha
Clear dark brown color, fluffy tan head. Sweet roasted malty scent. Smooth sweet malty caramel taste. Smooth mouthfeel, low bitterness. Malty dry aftertaste.
6/4/6/4/13=3.3

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Draught at Prague Beer Museum on June 5, 2011
Hazy copper color, fluffy off-white head. Spicy and acidic scent, a bit sour. Malty but sour rasre, I don’t think this is OK. Thin mouthfeel, low bitterness.
Won’t let this rating push down the previous, since this beer must have gone bad at this place, or else served out of an old keg or similar.
4/4/4/2/7=2.1

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnar (7383) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 10, 2009
On tap at Ferdinanda, Prague 12.11.2008. Comes dark amber with a medium sized off- white head. Malty, spicy aroma. Sweet taste, caramel. Spiced and smoked as well, nice long spicy end.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Plovmand (7457) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUL 31, 2009
Bottle. Clear amber body with a creamy longlasting off-white head. Very malty aroma with some dried fruit and caramel. Malty flavour with some herbal notes as well as lots of caramel and fruit. Medium bodied.


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