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RATINGS: 171   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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About 150 years ago, this dark style lager was first brewed in Munich, Germany. Our version is fairly dark in color, but don’t be afraid. It is a perfect example that dark beers are not always strong beers. The body is surprisingly mellow, and the alcohol content is a bit lower than most people might think. It has a wonderfully clean and roasty aroma. Hop bitterness levels are kept in line, but is has a noticeable hop flavor. Our Pious Monk Dunkel finishes crisp and clean as a lager should.


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
sloth (2602) - Ceciltucky, Co., Maryland, USA - JUL 27, 2010
Thin tan head thats short lived, thin spotty lace. Clear amber hued brew. Nose is bready malts, lightly sour and malty sweet, kinda. Body is almost medium, low carbonation, erf. Light grainy maltiness, some caramel, light toasty notes, light sourness. Lightly sweet finish, grainy. Bottle from cheapdark. Thanks bro!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
alobar (2999) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 4, 2010
Dark brown color with no head. Aroma of banana, caramel, and spice. Flavor was a bit light though tastes of fruit, caramel, and spice were clearly evident. Decent beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SSKD814 (854) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2010
A- pours dark amber in color with white head that fades. S- smells dark. Nuts, malt, chocolate, caramel T- good mix of malt, chocolate, nuts and caramel P- smooth with medium body and low carbonation O- the combination of the taste and smoothness makes this a pretty drinkable beer Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 04-04-2007 18:41:35

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
revans (46) - Salem, Ohio, USA - MAR 24, 2010
12 oz. bottle. Good amber/brown color. Decent head that doesn’t last too long. Malty and nutty flavor. Finishes somewhat dry. An overall acceptable beer. Looking forward to drinking this when it’s hot.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
osu97gp (670) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 19, 2010
Pours a nice amber color with a thin tan head. Light aroma of malts and nuts with a hint of floral hops. Flavor is sweet with hints of roasted malts and caramel with a subtle hoppy finish. This would make a nice summer beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
puzzl (3254) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 16, 2010
Bottle from MrChopin. Pours a murky golden brown with almost no head. Minty, vegetal, munich malt aroma, licorice and fennel and charcoal. Good complexity. Clean, lightly spicy, and quite pleasant. In the mouth there is a very mild veggie and white sugar sweetness, hazelnut and cashew, with surprisingly a little bit of alcohol burn in the late finish, along with a touch of noble hop bitterness. Easy drinking, dead on style. I wish more brewers were brewing lagers like this.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
dolemike1 (1288) - Jeannette, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 16, 2010
Caramel and nutty aroma. Brown/amber color with an off white head. Taste is lightly malty, nutty, slightly sweet. Watery mouthfeel. Middle of the road beer.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
pinkzambia (1584) - Boise, Idaho, USA - OCT 16, 2009
Tap @ brewpub: Amber color with a sweet leather aroma and taste. Also some notes of splinters in the flavor followed by a soapy finish. Ok.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerman6686 (5087) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 7, 2009
This poured a brown color with a small white head. Aroma was slightly roasted,and a bit nutty, some sweetness too. Flavor was very watery and bland, but nothing offensive, some sweetness and slightly roasted.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrZao (128) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 23, 2009
On tap in the Church. I thought the color was medium brown and not as dark as some other dunkels I have tried. Flavor was smooth and balanced. Palate was fairly light. The finish was clean.


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