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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 1.84/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.06   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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DB Bitter is brewed using the finest hops and barley to produce a smooth tasting easy to drink full strength beer.


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1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
CapnStabbin (14) - Wellington, - AUG 4, 2008
This beer is watery and lacks any real character, but that also means it’s taste has no real unpleasant aspects so it is drinkable. It’s also cheap, so it is not bad for its price.


0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
kiwianer (3339) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUL 26, 2014
It smells sweet, strange. The taste is watery, bit foamy, sweet. Boring and almost tasteless.

1.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
mkel07 (3339) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 7, 2014
330ml can from The Beer Cellar. Rating from April 2013. Basic grain aroma, beer is thin and watery and lacks flavour.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Jimthechap (1621) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 6, 2012
Not a beer I recall as being significantly bitter oddly enough. Same colour as mainstream draught in New Zealand, same flavour. Colourful packaging and sponsorship of a rugby league team made this popular for a while. Iím not Iíve seen it for a while. Anyway, since when was 3.5% abv full strength beer?

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
omega (684) - NEW ZEALAND - APR 9, 2012
Didnít realise 3.5% was considered to be "full strength". Sweet cardboard nose, and pours a dark amber. For the price this beer is better than a lot of others out there, but definitely a working mans beer.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Baz7778 (58) - SCOTLAND - FEB 23, 2012
Itís a bitter version of export which makes it slightly better or bitter. Also rarely avalible now ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
DuffMan (6670) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 20, 2009
Can. I recently rated Southern Draught (another NZ dark lager) and said that "among its peers, not bad". Well, this beer is one of its peers, and it actually makes me think I may have UNDER-RATED Southern Draught! There isnít any of the toastiness that made SD somewhat palatable. Instead there is a weak caramel and apple flavour, marred by a slightly stinky wet-dishragginess. This is truly poor by any standard.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (29224) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2009
Bottled. A dark golden beer with a lazing beige head. The aroma is sweet with notes of malt and caramel, while the flavor is sweet and mainly malty with a bitter finish. The body is thin. Thanks Papsoe for sharing.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2008
Clear golden with medium off white head. Sweet malty aroma with fruity and caramel notes. Flavor is fruity with caramel notes.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
fonefan (34777) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2008
Can 33cl.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, grain. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. (130608)


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