hallinghansen (2466) - Odense S, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Champions League night. Clear brownish body with a medium offwhite head. Aroma is sweet malt, caramel, herbs. Flavour is malt, caramel. Light bitter aftertaste.
SVD (1042) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
0.5L swing top botle, Dark cola like coloured beer with a light beige head. Aroma of malts, taste is medium sweet, almost no bitterness, overall a very nice beer.
Christian (11981) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the brewery - served in a krug. Near black, with a lasting off-white head. Malty aroma with licorice, toffee and caramel and a hint of dusty grain. Sweetish licorice malty flavour with herbal hops and a decent bitter finish
stouby (4149) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at the brewery in a mug. Dark brown with a beige head. Aroma medium malty (caramel, roasted,, chocolate). Flavor light to medium sweet and bitter. medium body. nice..
BeerViking (3474) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle bought in Bamberg, dark red-black with a thick beige head, cocoa and a little port wine on the nose, more cocoa plus toasty malt and burnt barley on the palate. Fairly dry. An interesting take on Schwarzbier.
Wanja (751) - GERMANY - JUL 13, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
0.5 l bottle from Brauhaus, Bamberg... Intensive malty aroma of chocolate and coffee... Sweet black beer flavor... Average ending...
OllieBBommel (1310) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 13, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2014 Tap@Klosterbräu, Bamberg.
Head: beige foam.
Colour: clear, black.
Aroma: vague hops, malt.
Taste: mild bitter with some sour.
Palate: mild, bitter sour finish, low CO2.
omikr0n (817) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 8, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the brewpub. Black (probably, it was in a mug) with tan head. Aroma is roasty, malty, hint of bananas and smoke. Flavor is roasty and malty, hint of smoke.
evergreen0199 (2576) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Klosterbrau, Bamberg, Germany. A dark brown coloured pour with a thin off white head on top. Smokey, malty aroma. Tastes slightly smokey, malty, slight bitterness.
JK (5329) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - MAY 12, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at the brewery, while sitting in the sun in their outdoor area on the slopped street. Black. Thick, lacing head. Aroma of uncut forest, dirt, and moss. Roasted malt with some sweetness. Great palate. Maybe the best schwarzbier I have had.