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

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RATINGS: 341   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 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JDBaker11058 (1131) - Maryland, USA - JUL 16, 2011
Appearance: medium reddish-brown with a short, off-white fizzy head and very little lace. Aroma: dark brown bread, notes of brown sugar, nuts, toast, and a hint of smoke. Taste: notes of cinnamon toast, sauteed nuts, rootbeer, toffee and dark malts, with a hint of chocolate and licorice. Finish: Sweet, crisp, slightly metallic and tangy. Notes: Sweet, toasty, lightly drinkable but a little oily in the palate. The only off note was in the finish. I like a good schwarzbier, and this was pretty good. No comparison to a Kostritzer though.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kristall-König (2117) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - JUN 22, 2011
Dunkele rot-braune Färbung. Im Geruch röstmalzig. Geschmack röstig und leicht süßlich anmutend. Im Mittelteil kommen einige Bitternoten hinzu (die Bitterschokolade ist auch noch vorhanden). Gut gemachtes Dunkel aus Einbeck. Hat mir gefallen.Test vom 2.8.2007, Gebinde: Glasflasche

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
topherh (1907) - Kearney, Missouri, USA - APR 20, 2011
Pours dark brown with an off white head. Aroma is sweet malt. Flavor is sweet caramel malt and a bit of hoppy bitterness.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zita (4280) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2011
caramel, roasty, red-golden, clear, white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, oily feel.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fluffy (1334) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - FEB 24, 2011
a rather biscuit-y straighforward dunkel, mild and unassuming. nicely balanced with a clean finish. just fine, though nothing special.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (6371) - Illinois, USA - FEB 21, 2011
Einbecker Schwarzbier. 11.2 oz green bottle. Pop the top, it is only mildly skunky, but curse to the store who mishandled it. Pours a nice ruby/brown with a foam off white head that dissipates decently quickly. Smell is caramally and malty. Taste is light, caramally, slightly bitter with a kiss of hops and overall just insanely drinkable. Like all Schwartzbiers and Dunkels, it is at the height of beer drinkability but I would take a Koestritzer over this. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 02-06-2010 02:28:41

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BelgiskOlklub (877) - Viby J, DENMARK - FEB 21, 2011
Dark brown body and a small off-white diminishing head. Aroma of dark bread, roasted malt, dry hops. The taste is medium sweet and light bitter. Long bitter dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tnkw01 (960) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 20, 2011
Bottle. This is a pretty good beer. Better than the ratings it is receiving. I know I am favored to these styles beers but to me it was good. Really dark in color. Nice head and lace. Wonderful nutty malt flavor. Slight toast aroma with a tax of coffee. Good stuff.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
wlajwl (3567) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - FEB 19, 2011
UPDATED: JUL 27, 2011 Dark amber in appearance, obviously not a schwarzbier. Middle of the road dunkel, not horrendous, but too watery and not enough malt punch to it.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NielsenRatings (8279) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 8, 2011
Bottle @ home. Dark red/brown body with a two finger tan brown head. Brown malted lager aroma. Dark brown lager flavor that’s light to medium bodied. Pretty smooth beer with a dark malted but fairly light finish.


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