jfb (3159) - GERMANY - NOV 26, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(bottle) pours a clear deep ruby-amber colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of plums, roasted malts, light chocolate, earth and herbal hops, with a hint of caramelized cereals and treebark. flavour is mostly dark fruit and roasted malts, quite tangy, with some blackberries, liquorice, soft caramel and yeast in the finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.
Kristall-König (2007) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - NOV 2, 2013
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Geruch getreidig, leicht malzröstig, Eisen. Auftakt moderat süßlich, malzig. Mittig würzig, röstige Töne mit metallischen Noten. Abgang röstbitter, weiterhin metallischer Beigeschmack. Nicht so mein Fall.
fugitive (1161) - Athens, GREECE - JUN 7, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Color brown with small white head. Aroma malt, bread, caramel, roasted. Taste malt, caramel, dry, bread.
pivnizub (8376) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - MAY 16, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle: Ruby-amber coloured, medium-sized off-white head, traces of cacao-powder in the relatively dry fruity-toasty nose; light to moderate sweet-bitter flavour, nearly medium bodied and pretty soft; chocolatey traces in the short sweetish-bitter finish. Average, but quite well quaffable Dunkel...
hawanna (1553) - GERMANY - APR 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
0,5 l bottle BB 10/13
caramel, bread, cereal, coffee, spruce, herbs, basement aromas, brown, clear, frothy, brown foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, lightly sour, medium body, creamy, slick feel, soft carbonation,
MoritzF (8056) - Bochum, GERMANY - FEB 17, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(bottle) Clear, dark brown colour with a short and tanned foamy head. Moderately sweet toast-malty aroma with notes of chestnuts, caramel, vanilla and a woody touch. Mildly sweet and slightly bitter flavour, light to medium bodied with a rather tame carbonation. Bready and nutty toast-malty taste with notes of caramel; sweet and mildly bitter toasty, malt-accented finish with caramel and a tinge of chestnuts in the aftertaste. Okay. 14.II.13
motelpogo (5815) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 5, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle, picked up at pivoteka in pilsen. quite dark for the style, brown with a touch of purple around the edges; surprisingly roasty aroma and suggestions of oatmeal stout; nice caramelised soy flavours and decent bitterness. a rich and stocky version of a dunkel and all the more enjoyable for it
troull88 (68) - GREECE - SEP 12, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Toast aroma. Pours cloudy brown with minimal brown head. It’s highly carbonated with medium texture. Tastes toasted and sour.
kevnic2008 (6618) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - AUG 12, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A cloudy brown colour with little head. Aroma is sweet malt and nutty coffee. Taste is sweet malt, with hints of coffee, chocolate and caramel.
TBone (11314) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 16, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottled 500ml (MBS, BB 12/2012)
Clear dark copper color, small off-white head. Aroma has a bit of burnt sugar, cardboard ... "dusty" feeling. Medium-bodied. Caramel, cola, some hops and metal, toasted notes and cardboard. Industrial flavor although drinkable.