Abijen (1876) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, - MAY 11, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a nice black brown beer with a good white head. Smells a bit like coffee and roasty. The taste is quite weak. My first schwarze.
madmitch76 (18174) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
28th September 2014
Arends Nest. Keg. Opaque black beer, good pale tan head. Palate is light and crisp. Mild dark malts. Minerals. Touch of coffee. Mild lactose. Crisp finish. Pretty easy going and drinkable.
Theydon_Bois (12738) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at Arendsnest, Der Dam, 28/09/14.
Light black/Extremely dark mahogany brown with a decent khaki covering.
Nose is earthy, dark malts, light roast, ash, dark fruits.
Taste comprises dark malts, liqourice, milk chocolate, treacle toffee, faint charr.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Douberd (3190) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAY 11, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at 4th Utrecht Brewers Festival.
Dark brown coloured beer, with a good sized off-white head, with good retention, leaving light lacing on the glass.
Aroma has light coffee notes, malts, faint red fruits.
Taste follows the aroma, with red fruits, light roasted malts, some caramel.
Medium thin body with soft carbonation.
Svesse (6926) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught at Arendsnest, Amsterdam, 28 Feb 2014) Black colour with frothy, beige head. Malty, roasted nose with black rye bread, liquorice, ashes and black coffee. Malty, roasted taste with notes of black rye bread, ashes and liquorice. Medium body, quite dry, with balanced bitterness. Tasty and refreshing. Quite nice.
LomYst (626) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 19, 2013
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
best leckere i had so far... awesome dark malts, hints of chocolat, coffee, some caramel.. bitter dark finish
deanso (6624) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at long john, Amersfoort.
Thick creamy tan head. Clear black pour. Lots of chocolate in the aftertaste. Enjoyable
OllieBBommel (1252) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2013
0.5 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
UPDATED: OCT 3, 2013 On tap during event. Head: brown. Colour: almost black. Aroma: roasted malt. Taste: sour, infected? Palate: sour. Overall: down the drain. Beer was not as it should be.
MarcoDL (2902) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 26, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Decent schwarzbier. It has the typical roast and caramel notes. A bit too sweet for my taste though.
DwarfeD (1608) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JUN 21, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at Amersfoortse Biermarkt. Dark brown with almost no head. A slightly sweet and bitter dark beer, with roasted malts, liquorice and moccha.
PotjeBier (1999) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2013
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap @ UBF ’13, shared with caesar. Dark brown color. Tan head. Aroma’s: roasted, sweet malts. Retronasal there sour fruit, caramel and roast. Flavor is roasted, light sweet, some fruity sourness. Light bodied, but not too thin. Finishes roasted. Really liked this.