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Brewed by Brauhaus Kloster Machern
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Bernkastel-Wehlen, Germany

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 3.06/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Der Stammwürzegehalt liegt bei unserem Kloster Machern Dunkel bei 12,4% und der Alkoholgehalt bei 5,4%. Es wird, nach alten Klosterrezepturen, ausschließlich mit dunklem Malz eingebraut, leicht gehopft und untergärig vergoren. Dadurch erhält es seine malzaromatischen und vollmundigen Geschmack.
Our dark beer has an original extract of 12.4% and contains 5.4% alcohol by volume. It is brewed entirely from dark malt with little hops using bottom fermenting yeast according to an old, monastery recipe. The result is a delicious beer with a full-bodied, malty taste.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bager (2121) - Copenhagen N, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2006
Bottled. Hazy amber coloured with a medium sized head. Malty and sweet with notes of dark fruit and and dark chocolate. Slightly sour and has a somewhat dry finish.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
minutemat (1677) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2014
500ml bottle @ Chriso May 14 tasting, courtesy of me, thanks to Beerhunter111. Very sour, vinegar, some grains.. clearly infected.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
worldbeertaste (1653) - AUSTRIA - SEP 8, 2012
Dark brown that you can see a bit through with a lacy thin off-white lasting thin head. Smells of malt, caramel and a light vegetable. A slight musky. Medium tart frothy body with a bit too much carbonation. Light smoked and roast with lots of malt and a sour dry aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TaxiDriver (1472) - Stadland, GERMANY - JUN 8, 2008
Bottle. Heavy malty smell, dark chocolate. Very large rocky light brown foamy head, normal long lasting; dark red body. Moderate bitter start, light bitter and sweet finish. The duration is medium. Medium body, dry and creamy texture with a soft carbonation. A very nice Dunkles.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TEJA (1300) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 21, 2013
Sampled at Thomas W, thanks. Smal light brown head. Perfect red-amber color. Very good maltarom. No sweetness and big drinkabillity.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ruigo (1124) - PORTUGAL - DEC 8, 2013
33cl from tab at the brauhaus. Have a dark brown colour with a thin head. Aroma is caramel, coffee and toffee. Average carbonation and medium body. Taste is bitter with some sweet notes and a long and bitter coffee aftertaste. Overall, a very nice beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Holy (833) - GERMANY - OCT 24, 2010
Shared with Bierkrug, on tap - thanks for the introduction to a new place! Roasted malts, slightly sour taste with sweet caramel overtones. Lasting aftertaste. Decent.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlackEyePA (573) - USA - JAN 17, 2011
Very nice offering. I like it because I have never tasted anything like it. For starters, the initial rich bitter dark chocolate, and hints of cereal and alcohol, appearance is dark brown red hue, nice color. Taste is of bitter dark chocolate, bready, malty, toffee, roasting grain, a tiny bit of hops, wheat at the end with a wheat, malt, toffee palate left over, but nice. Overall, very nice, has a unique character. Try on if youre ever in the SW area of Germany.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
delnoche (444) - Alamogordo, New Mexico, USA - NOV 20, 2010
50cl bottle poured into a dimpled mug. Dark amber brown with plenty of creamy tan head. Aroma is malt and old basement. Flavor is very malty, strong oak, slight alcohol. Medium body, high carbonation. Finish is lasting, slightly bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgreb (399) - Marburg, GERMANY - SEP 3, 2010
bottle - hazy brown beer with abeige head. Very nice roasty caramel aroma. Flavour has a smooth maltiness and a very pleasant roasted touch. Discreet bitterness. Medium carbonation.


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