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Brewed by Erdinger Weissbräu
Style: Dunkelweizen
Erding, Germany
Serve in Stein, Weizen

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RATINGS: 1489   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned.
Ingredients: Water; wheat malt; barley malt; roasted malt; hops; yeast.
Name changed from Erdinger Weissbier Dunkel to Erdinger Dunkel, and abv changed from 5.6% to 5.3% by 2012.
A wheat beer from the good old days.
Erdinger Weissbier ’dark’ is a rich and smooth wheat beer specialty from Erdinger Weissbräu. It owes its full-bodied flavor to the fine hops and dark malt used in its production.
The dark beer specialty is brewed according to an age-old recipe. Its spicy flavor also results from the increased proportion (about 13%) of original wort. Nonetheless, at 5.3%, it doesn’t contain much more alcohol than Erdinger Weissbier ’with fine yeast’.


Osmin99's rating

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Osmin99 (120) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - APR 10, 2002


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HippyHop (115) - CANADA - SEP 20, 2014
had a liter of this at the bar tonight simply because I couldn’t resist the free stein it came in, but that being said it was better than I remember. Pour is dark, dark brown with a frothy beige cap. Nose is caramel/toffee and toasted grain. Taste is caramel, ripe, dark fruit, a bit of toasted grain. The finish is surprisingly crisp without being discernibly dry - just enough to balance the sweet malt, and make this surprisingly drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
aloiscarvalho (26) - - SEP 18, 2014
Coloração marrom escura, turva, com espuma bege, bolhas grandes e pouco persistente. Aroma forte de pão e malte. Gosto de pão, caramelo, malte, é possível identificar o tostado no final. Gosto leve, com final levemente amargo e seco. Corpo leve com drinkability razoável.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Talcagirl (16) - - SEP 16, 2014
Bottle 500ml. Wonderful , cappuccino color foam which lasts a good while. Taste is rather disappointing, a bit watery, some hints of dark, roast bread. Nothing stays on palate, good for once.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ippopotamo36 (168) - Rome, ITALY - SEP 5, 2014
0,5 bottle purchased and consumed in Serbia. Very dark brown colour, almost black, frothy cappuccino foamy head which relatively fast lowers. Nose of roasted malts, light notes of grain. Mouth: watery overall taste, high carbonation, wheat notes and very gassy. Not my beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
shdougan (2) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - SEP 4, 2014 does not count
caramel, citrus, frothy, light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, salty, medium body, thin feel, lively,

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tightslice (194) - Redwood City, California, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Bottle from Safeway in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is roasted malts. Taste is tinny, mild caramel, brown soda water. A lot of carbonation and little flavor.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Senap (360) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2014
Väldigt mörk, med ett stabilt skum. Ganska mycket kola eller melass i smaken. Ganska söt.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Barreras (980) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Pours a deep brown color with a sweet malt aroma. Taste is simple with a mild caramel flavor. Notes of fruit and dates in the beer with a slight bitter aftertaste. A smooth drinkable beer that was enjoyable for the style.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martjoobolut (728) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 29, 2014
0,5L bottle, BB 12.2014. Pours dark brown with huge light tan head. The head stays. Aroma is mild sweet, fruits, and wheat. Flavor is sweet, roast, dark fruits, caramel, wheat, yeast. Finish is mild bitter. Overall: nice simple brew.

3.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
R4N5H (85) - SINGAPORE - AUG 29, 2014
50cl bottle, poured into a tulip.Dark brown, almost black with a generous head. Tangy aroma. Carbonation - lively when poured, but just right. Lightly roasted malt and slight bitterness on the palate. Sweet aftertaste. To be savoured.


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