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Brewed by Einbecker Brauhaus
Style: Dunkel/Tmavż
Einbeck, Germany

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RATINGS: 347   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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In the US, this beer has been given the trendier "Schwarzbier" label.

A bottom-fermented specialty with a mild taste, brewed with aromatic barley malt and mild aroma hops


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Chudwick (2094) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - OCT 17, 2013
Bottle - pours dark amber with tan head. Nose is brown sugar and dark fruit. Sweet. Light to medium light body. Standard.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Toad79 (2) - Florida, USA - MAY 25, 2013 does not count
This is my absolute 2nd favorite beer! It tastes great! Its not as bitter as most dark beers. I just wish it was easier to find around here. I drive an hour just to get this beer!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackHaddock (3645) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2013
My 33cl bottle was bought in Berlin: so it is just a ’dunkel’ on the label. Poured into an ’Augustijn’ badged chalice at home on 26 Apr 2013. Ruby coloured body, clean and clear: beige, full head. The nose is more grainy than malty: with dark berry esters thrown in for good measure. The taste is maltier than the aroma hints at and those grain smells don’t appear in the flavours. Undertones of sweetness which don’t surface fully hide behind a mild hop crispness that doesn’t turn the brew bitter or overly dry. Interesting and one of the better German brewed Dunkels I’ve had so far.

4.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fech (291) - Parsippany, New Jersey, USA - APR 18, 2013
The epitome of German dunkles. Solid full bodied crisp taste with a malty finish. Light fizzy creamy head.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
N3lson1 (163) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - APR 11, 2013
Delicious German Dunkel! Get a bunch of these and enjoy them with your best buddies, they’ll appreciate this one!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (2110) - GERMANY - MAR 27, 2013
0,33 l bottle BB 05. Sep 13 Dunkelbraune Farbe, wenig beiger Schaum, karamellig, brotig, getreidig, schokoladig, harzig, Fichte, erdig, holzig Feines Dunkel wobei ich eine gewisse Restsüsse vermisse

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kvnstfrd (32) - Branson, Missouri, USA - MAR 23, 2013
In my area, this beer is sold as "Schwarzbier." Poured into a 12 oz. Pilsner glass. Appearance: Dark brown color with a reddish hue; looks like a Dr. Pepper. Absolutly no head at all, even with an aggressive pour. Smell: Toffee, caramel, dark chocolate and a slight sour note. Taste: Initially, roasted Munich malts and semi-sweet caramel with a coffee-like bitter flavor mid-way. Aftertaste yields a roasted almond flavor with a mild herbal hop finish. Mouthfeel: Light to medium body with more carbonation detected than what was visible. Overall: I’m a little confused because this beer has the qualities of a Munich Dunkel and a Doppelbock, but nothing like other Schwarzbiers-style beers I’ve had before. So, I stopped trying to analyze what type of beer it was and just enjoyed it. It’s one of those beers you can sip slowly and savor, or throw back several in one sitting. Whatever style it is, it’s another awesome brew from Einbecker.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tia (883) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - MAR 22, 2013
Bottle. Smells roasty, wheaty, and pleasantly sour. Medium brown with a light head and light lacing. Sweet and grainy.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
HopTsing (426) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - MAR 22, 2013
From the bottle poured a dark brew with a beigh head. Aromas and flavors of malt, biscuit, and hops. Medium bodied.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgreb (399) - Marburg, GERMANY - MAR 7, 2013
Bottle - clear amber Brown beer with no foam. Very nice malty Aroma. Flavour is malty sweet balanced with a light bitterness. Medium carbonation.


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