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Eastside Dark The rich, coffee-like aroma and flavor of this fine Dark Bavarian style lager beer is derived from a precise blending of three different specialty barley malts, chocolate, black patent, and Munich malt. Munich malt is also added to bring about the creamy body of this malty brew that has an original gravity of 1060. The most impressive aspect of this brew is the perfect balance between the specialty malts and coveted Mt. Hood hops. Unlike many other dark beers, East Side Dark doesn’t have the bitter aftertaste associated with it. Instead, your palate is greeted with the rich body and balanced flavor that only this beer can deliver.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
OnWisconsin (132) - Wisconsin, USA - FEB 22, 2013
Poured a clear brown color with a minimal white head. Aroma hits you immediately with the typical lager smells followed by roasted malts and a hint of chocolate. On the Los you are hit caramel roasted malts and burnt toffee. Mouthfeel is light with a good amount of carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OKplus (787) - Oklahoma, USA - FEB 18, 2013
A - Dark brown with ruby hues on the edges. 3 finger frothy tan head. Average lacing. S - Chocolate malt, coffee, roasted brown sugar. T - Roasted malt, light smokey sweetness, dark grains, toasted bread. Hints of raisins come out as it warms. It has a nice toasted caramel aftertaste. Pretty good. Drinks very easy. Serving type: bottle 08-29-2010

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (6105) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 7, 2013
Bottle. Beer of the month club. Transparent dark brown color with a beige head. Pleasant malty aroma, toasty and caramelly with light roasty notes. Pretty sweet flavor, malty and caramelly with some toasted bread, finishes slightly drier with a light roasty coffee notes. A well-made Dunkel, just a bit too sweet.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (4476) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 4, 2013
Bottle - Coffee as advertised, with a bit of sweetness. An almost opaque mahogany, with a minimal off white head. Rich texture with a roasted malt flavor, notes of coffee and hops and as advertised no bitterness in the finish. A decent beer, nothing exciting, but it is exactly as advertised.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Majin (256) - West Des Moines, Iowa, USA - FEB 2, 2013
Pours dark brown with a reddish tint. Creamy tan head. Aroma of malt, toast, roasty. Lively carbonation, creamy body, long finish with a light bitter bite. Very nice, medium richness beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
boozedude (1851) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - FEB 2, 2013
bottle into glass, redish brownish clear pour thin white head, malty buttery nut aroma, taste is kinda plain, metallic finish, not offensive, but nothign i really like, not again

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stevetheman717 (23) - seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 31, 2013
Not much aroma, no head, light body. It's surprisingly pretty drinkable. Beer came with beer of the month delivery. Worth a try. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lemke10 (805) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 24, 2013
Eastside dark is a treat! It pours a very dark brown as the scent of malts tickle your nose. Has a short lived head on it though. It has a semi-heavy nutty taste to it mixed with what tastes to be a few spices. Only complaint here is that it could use a little more carbonation to it.

2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
DuffMan (6865) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle. Medium dark brown with orange highlights nd a thin tan head that reduces to a patena of whispy bubbles. Aroma is tinny caramel, not appealing at all. Flavours are sweet fruity caramel with mild biterness in the finish. Too carbonated.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlbeer (809) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 29, 2012
Tap. Dark brown pour with little head. Tastes of toasted malts, caramel and slight hops. Very easy drinking dark. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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