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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1610   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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’.

aleksander9's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
aleksander9 (788) - Oslo, - SEP 9, 2013
Nice deep caramel color. Great sublime Aroma of roasted malt and mild chocolate. Medium milky palate. Poor head retention. Slick roasted aftertaste with some noble hops. Overall: Very Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarkoNm (1511) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - JUL 30, 2015
Pours adark brown color, covered with a decent and solid beige head. Aroma of caramel, roasty malt and wheaty banana feel. Some spices in the back. Taste sweet and a bit roasty, caramel feel with some spices and soury finish. Very pleasant. A nice combo.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Gangstergafje (283) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - JUL 29, 2015
What a beautiful beer. The beer has a coca cola brown appearance, dark brown. Bubbles are rising to the top happily. The beer has a nice soft layer of almond colored beer. The beer has a little metal aroma, together with a little bread. Not really bad. The smell is quite nice, not that special. The taste is nice. The beer is a little bit bready. The taste has a nice dark bitterness. There is a little alcohol smell. All in all, the beer is nice, especially on this terrace next to Berlin Hauptbahnhof. (Allermunde)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
msbernac (1117) - Krakow, POLAND - JUL 24, 2015
Bottle Aroma-caramel, banana Appearance-brown, hazy, beige foam Taste-light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, Palate-light body, thin feel, average carbonation, long finish, Overall-refreshing

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KW92 (534) - Warszawa, POLAND - JUL 23, 2015
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2015 ******************PIWO DEGUSTOWANE PRZED ZAŁOŻENIEM KONTA. (data degustacji: 19.02.2014)******************

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rami_pl (497) - Warszawa, POLAND - JUL 17, 2015
Butelka, pod mosteczkiem. aromat z gotowanymi warzywami lekkimi- pozatem duzo jakichs wymieszanych owocow ale kiepsko wyczuwalnych - banany, gruszki, jablka? przyprawowosc niska. w smaku mocno slodowy, pelny.. Sumarycznie - moze byc najwyzej, cierpien nijak nie przysparza - ale to tez nieprawda troche, bo taki chocby paulaner dunkel i fajniejszy i tanszy i latwiej dostepny a generalnie dosc podobny wszak, wnioski narzucaja sie same

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cthulhu (282) - MARSHALL ISLANDS - JUL 12, 2015
50 cl bottle. Rating the older version of the beer (before 2012).The taste was mainly wheat, nuts, coffee, roast and citric . All well balanced

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
alex_leit (503) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUL 10, 2015
Bottle 500 ml. Aroma: yeast, banana, a little honey and caramel. Taste: slightly sour, velvety caramel, wheat and yeast, strawberry and fruit tones.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
exeter (456) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 9, 2015
Pours a deep, dark brown with a good head and minor lacing. Tastes of roasted malt sweetness and banana and spices. I also get dark fruit and some of that yeastiness that should be expected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mauroruellas (390) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 30, 2015
Coloração castanho escuro,espuma abundante formando um creme bege alto e duradouro,boa carbonatação;aroma de malte torrado com leve frutado ao fundo;sabor apresentando malte torrado,café,chocolate,caramelo e o frutado do trigo no final,boa drinkability ,bom conjunto.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nihtila (1734) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 28, 2015
Bottle from Tesco. Pours murky brown. Nose is sweet caramel, nuts, malts. Taste is nuts, light caramel, dark fruits, wheat, light spices, dried fruits, a bit watery.

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