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


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RATINGS: 365   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hotstuff (4874) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - MAY 24, 2003
Medium tan head with small-medium bubbles. The lacing was sparse on the sides of my mug. I had a hard time trying figure out the aroma with this brew. It had a smooth taste to it and no bitterness was noticed. It seemed to be on the watery side. In my opinion this brew lacks character and I was not very impressed with this drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Slick (1969) - Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA - MAY 24, 2003
Very small light tan head.Medium brown color.Hard to get a strong aroma off this one so it would have to be,mildly malty and i can just pick up some sweetness as well.Nice malty taste medium sweet slightly hoppy a bit thin in feel.Seems to be well carbonated.I just detected a slight metallic smell coming at me just as you lift the glass high enough to drink,but it doesn't show in the flavor.The after taste is malty sweet with a very faint hop presence.Nothing special just a run of the mill brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thedm (5799) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - MAY 23, 2003
UPDATED: JUN 4, 2003 This brew pours a medium head of fine to medium sized light brown bubbles and a semi-opaque brown body. It has a nice mild malty aroma. Its flavor is a bit fizzy for a Dunkel and mild with hints of malt and lacking any real distinctive flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
P-tor44 (886) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - MAY 15, 2003
burnt malt nose that progresses to the fragrance of a cheap red wine sweetness. black in color with powerful red hues forcing through to form a nicely contrasted black red color. starts sweet, goes towards burnt bread/black malts flavor. clean finish with some woody notes and light malty sweetness. very light yet packed nicely with flavor

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GermanBrews76 (680) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - MAY 13, 2003
I must admit, I have been spoiled in this department. I couldn't tell the bottle was green until I poured it, a very deep mahogany body. Like a very tame dopple, sweet and grainy, mildly roastey, super smooth. A bit of dry nuttiness. Pretty flat and watery though. It is pretty characteristic of a lager though, clean and crisp with a woody dry, dark malt finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
urbnhautebourg (997) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - MAY 3, 2003
Draft. I have a feeling there might have been something wrong with this keg. The dunkel showed a bit of sourness and other unpleasantry. Even putting that aside, the underlying flavor was unremarkable. Having sampled all the Einbecker brews available in the U.S., I would say this is the only one that falls short of brilliance.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsniclas (6726) - Billdal, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2003
UPDATED: FEB 3, 2004 Draught at The Rover, Gothenburg, Sweden. A rocky, longlasting head but not much of an aroma. A bit burnt i the flavour and it gives you a chalky palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JPDIPSO (5673) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - APR 4, 2003
Deep brown with a hintof garnet. Small rich looking light tan head. A true dark lager aroma. Very smooth feel almost to a point of feeling watery. Light bitterness throughout the quaff. Hints of butternuts and light sorgum. Dry dark malt finish. Seems more watery as it warms, but a nice for style brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
motelpogo (7705) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 22, 2003
light and lagery and surprisingly soft for a dunkel. hard to believe this bears any relation to the einbecker dunkelbock. hint of molasses but otherwise more skullable than interesting

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Radek Kliber (7165) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - FEB 13, 2003
Very intensive sweet honey, with roasted malt. Brownish with nice white head. Nice soft bitterness, light and fresh.

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