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Brewed by Camerons Brewing (ON)
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Oakville, Canada

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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer was originally brewed as a one-off draught beer for our specialty beer bars. The demand was so high for a return that we decided to bottle this one and share it with everyone. A deceptively dark brew that is fermented using lager yeast, our Dark266 is actually a much lighter tasting beer than one would anticipate. One try and we’re sure you’ll "have a dark side" too.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
altonbrownd (3752) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - JUL 1, 2011
Bottle from LCBO manu. Nice dark body with slight head. Nose of malts and chocolate. Taste also nice roasty malts, some chocolate and toffee. Nice syrupy texture. Pretty good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thorongil2 (1667) - , Ontario, CANADA - JUN 17, 2011
(bottle) clear dark red brown colour with medium tall white head; aroma starts bit metallic, then bread and caramel; taste on the dry side, quite pleasant, long light bitter finish

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strangebrewer (982) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 22, 2011
bottle. Poured clear dark auburn with a decent laced beige head. Toasted malty nose. A thin texture, very smooth. Smokey, roasted malt flavour with cocoa. A nice drinkable dark beer.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
thb (751) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 27, 2011
Pours dark brown that shines deep orange-red in the light. Big rocky head. Bready, biscuity aroma. Sweet, caramel maltiness dominates in the mouth. Fairly thin and a little aggressively carbonated for my tastes. Touch of metal in it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
matt7215 (2265) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 21, 2011
341ml bottle form a camerons tasters pack. pours brown with a small off white head. decent toasty nose with light roast. flavour shows some light dark malt flavour. finishes dry. clean. good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Spab (2802) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 28, 2010
341 ml bottle from LCBO. Pours a very dark, slightly reddish brown with small tan head. Aroma of roast malt, light chocolate. Taste is roasty verging on smoky and nutty with a little chocolate. Finish is dry. Nothing great but entirely pleasant.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
RC8 (305) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 3, 2010
Very peculiar beer. Nice head and appearance. Doesn’t quite share the typical characteristics of a lager or an ale. Flavour is a bit too sour for my liking, but unique for sure.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
SlovakSniper (3894) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 14, 2010
Le liquide est ambré très foncé. Une mousse se présente pour quelques secondes. Au nez, effluves fantomatiques de grains maltés grillés avec une petite pointe de noix. Aucune présence significative des houblons. Aucun indice laissé par la levure. Au goût, que du malt foncé, peut-être du sucre brun ou de la mélasse, quelque chose comme un liquide de faible tenue avec une texture plutôt mince, voire aqueuse. La finale est tout en malt et en déception.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rand (1297) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 7, 2010
Bottle 341 ml from Slijterij van Bergen in Eindhoven (NL). Brown with red reflections under a beige foam with big bubbles. Flavor malt and licorice. Light taste of roasted, nuts, brown sugar, a little watery. Final toast, metal and moderate bitterness.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontbeertaster (2348) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 26, 2010
smooth drink, this is quite heavy but its very easy to drink, good taste, will drink again


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