Ernest (6354) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - FEB 14, 2008
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle (BB Feb/08), Bamberg.
Head is initially small, frothy, light brown, mostly diminishing.
Body is medium brown.
Aroma is moderately malty (toasted/roasted grain), lightly hoppy (herbs), with a light note of minerals.
Flavor is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly bitter.
Finish is lightly sweet, moderately bitter.
Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation.
Surprisingly lean for being 6%. Not a lot going on.
DSG (6352) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 9, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(6/31/08) Draught at the brewpub in Bamberg. Clear amber-brown with a white head. Aroma of toasted malt, some caramel and some bready notes. Sweetish malty flavor with some toasted bread, caramel and a slightly drier finish. Medium-bodied. Decent.
larsga (6323) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 18, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium beige head. Slightly hazy brown body with light lazy carbonation. Grainy caramelly aroma with grassy notes. Dry-sweetish caramelly toffee taste with grassy notes. Mid-bodied. Dry-sweetish dusty grassy aftertaste with oily buttery herbal notes. Highly drinkable session beer. (0.5l bottle at DBF’11. Also had it at brewpub, but that was before I started rating.)
Emil (6065) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2006
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Amber colour with a small off-white head. Caramel malty, fruity, grassy aroma and a light sweet fruity, hay, straw taste. Medium body with a sweet light dry finish.
laiti (5978) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
50 cl bottle, BBE 15.09.2011
Aroma has bready, sweetish malt and some metal. Flavour has lots of sweetish and bready malt with hints of metal. Good dunkel, but the metalliness disturbs a bit.
ogivlado (5900) - Zagreb, CROATIA - OCT 19, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Beer No. 112 on my tour through Austria, Germany and Denmark.
Bottled 500ml. -from the bottle in the car somewhere on Bavarian highway. Quite odd hint of mustard in the nose. Sweet malty, light hoppy herbal with dryish finish. Also mild touch of roastiness and alcohol.
jonas (5847) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - MAY 27, 2003
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Oakbrowm, heavily carbonated, but head dissipates fast.
Nut and slightly burned malt tastenotes, nicely balanced with hops.
Too light body.
daniele (5793) - ITALY - MAY 7, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
piuttosto scura schiuma non abbondante poco media perisistenza nota leggeremnte maltate caramello in bocca dolcistra un po anonima leggero caramello
deanso (5739) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 10, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle from ABCBeers in the Hague.
decent head. Amber colour. A decent beer.
My 300th review :-)
gunnar (5684) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 14, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from the brewery, shared at local tasting. Pours clear light amber with a small white head. Aroma is malty, cellar and earth, wet wool. Taste is light sweet malty, caramel and toffee, some hops as well, strange but good in a way.