MoritzF (8402) - Bochum, GERMANY - AUG 30, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(bottle) Clear, mahogany colour with a beige and tall foamy head. Mildly roasted malty aroma with shy notes of caramel and sugar beet. Moderately sweet and minimally roasty bitter flavour, light to medium bodied with a smooth carbonation. Slightly toasted malty taste with a tinge of molasses/sugar beet and caramel; sweet and slightly bitter finish with a light to moderate level of toasted malt and a tinge of herbal hops. Not overly enhanced but drinkable Dunkel. 25.VII.11
kevnic2008 (7676) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 23, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours dark brown with a white bubbly head. Aroma has hints of roasted malts and licorice. Taste is quite malty.
downender (6164) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from REWE, Buttenheim. Dark brown with reddish undertones. Brown sugar and prune aroma. Flavour was also sweet, with some added chocolate and roasted malt complexity. A bit one dimensional, but drinkable nonetheless.
kappldav123 (4738) - GERMANY - DEC 21, 2011
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle looks quite simple. Beer in the glass dark, but not black, small head. Starts mild, malty-roasty, not too much. Modest smokey. Finish still mild. Could be a bit more intense.
Cuso (4298) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 28, 2011
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from grocery shop in Bamberg. Very dark brown with medium beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel with fruity hints. Taste, milk chocolate, toffee hints, notes of coffee, fruity hints. Light bitter finish . Good Dunkel.
jfb (3705) - Freising, GERMANY - OCT 21, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
(bottle) pours a clear deep ruby colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of toasted malts and brown sugar, with a hint of resin and coffee, slightly earthy as well. flavour is mostly the same, with lots of brown sugar, caramel and a hint of dark fruits. slightly thin-bodied with average carbonation.
mile (2892) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 20, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Very dark brown, small to average and fully diminishing light brown head. Moderate to full, malty and sweetish aroma, roasted malt with some caramel. Body is medium, sweetish and malty flavor, roasted malt with caramel, faint coffee. Finish is average, lightly sweetish with roasted malt and some coffee and some caramel. Sweetish dunkel with roastiness and caramel.
Bierkrug (2133) - Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, GERMANY - NOV 25, 2010
2.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500 ml bottle in Germany. Pours a black color with a slight cherry tint. Has a large tan head. Aroma is a very musty malt with some fruit in there. Taste is also a musty malt and palate ends a bit bitter. Mouth feel is a bit thin. Not the best Dunkel I ever had.
JanEric (987) - Meppel, NETHERLANDS - JUN 30, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle 0,5 liter. brown to black small off white head. roasted malts and caramel in the nose. taste has sime bitterness coffeeshops caramel . reasonable nice finish
Ragnampiza (349) - Rome / Lecce, ITALY - MAY 17, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle served in a shaker glass. Dark amber, difficult to see through, with an average, creamy and slightly persistent light beige head. Roasted and spicy nose, notes of vanilla, cinnamon, roasted malts, watered down American coffee, cocoa powder, light grassy hoppiness. Taste follow suite, roasted, slightly grassy and herbal, nice chocolate and mild coffee component. Quite sweet but nicely balanced with a small bitter component. Watery and so so easy to drink. Average carbonation, light to medium body, slightly oily texture. Agin great price/quality ratio. Pleasent dunkel.