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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Formerly known as Blind Pig Dunkel Weizen

This is a medium-bodied, unfiltered dark wheat beer with a smooth, gently sweet character. The flavor has notes of chocolate and caramel combined with the cereal malt flavor contributed by malted wheat. Blind Pig is a very unique beer with few other examples of the German Dunkel Weizen style brewed in the Northwest, and certainly none as tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (6177) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - MAY 13, 2012
Bottle. Dark and opaque, with a head that gives up pretty quickly. This drinks with a chocolate sweetness, and a smoky edge on top. There’s nary a hint of any yeast or wheaty grist in this. In a blind test, I’d peg this a smoked porter perhaps. Enjoyable, but a little off of the dunkelweizen label. (#4595, 5/13/2012)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
patricks110 (2356) - Alberta, CANADA - MAR 25, 2012
Pours out a dark opaque brown with light amber notes and a thick two finger yellow head and a few lacing rings. The nose is a very cereal and grainy with nice chocolate notes and a mild hop. This is an odd nose for a Dunkel. The taste has a delicious, chewy malt with good chocolate notes and nutty,woody notes. This is a tasty brew overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (6901) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAR 24, 2012
Tampa. Fl - Total Wines - 12 oz bottle. Dark brown chocolate-like pour, slight off- white head, brief lacing. Aroma has a hint of chocolate and brown sugar. Flavor is slightly sweet with hints of day old unsweetened cheap coffee, a smidgen of bananas, some cloves. Not overflowing with flavor. Medium thick mouthfeel. Does in a pinch.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAR 21, 2012
12oz bottle: Pours a mostly transparent dark mahogany with copper hues and a spotty-lacing off-white head. Has a dry toasted nutty nose with some doughy yeasty notes. Starts with pretty good fullness and dark wheat sweetness balanced with a touch of clove spice before a drier bittersweet finish. True to style and drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (38536) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 9, 2012
From tap at Taphouse Grill. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is dark roasted malty and light caramelish. Sweet caramelish, dark roasted and mild fruity. Lingering dark roasted malty, vague bitterness and lingering dark malty finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cybercat (4637) - Georgia, USA - MAR 8, 2012
Malty aroma has a subtle fruity underpinning and a hint of cloves. It pours a dark, rather hazy mahogany with a decent, fine-bubbled, light tan head that leaves some good lacing. Flavor has a malty core and fruity, caramel and nutty notes. Smooth Texture has average body but a good amount of fizz.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
P90G (8) - perkasie, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 1, 2012 does not count
rich malty and creamy nose, liqorice and coffe mid mouth, long toasty and vanilla finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bin905beerbums (9) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 23, 2012 does not count
Less aromatic than many German Dunkelweizens the label writes a rustic cheque the nose can’t cash. The beer still does have classic Dunkelweizen character. Sweet malt notes of caramel, mocha, and chocolate. The malted wheat shines through with notes of orange creamsicle, lemon curd, and a blossoming wet earth. Mild alcohol, a fair mousse with a slightly soapy feel, and a sweet yet bitter and salty finish make this beer, if not memorable, easily enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (19528) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 8, 2012
Bottle. Clear maroon color, thick beige head with good retention, solid lacing. Aroma of milk chocolate and burnt caramel. Taste is bittersweet chocolate. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wittales (760) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - FEB 5, 2012
Appearance was hazy brown with1 finger tannish diminishing head with little lacing.Aroma was sweet chocolate malts with citrusy hops.Yeasts where barely there with no alcohol smell.Taste was nutty chocolatly malt with a little herbal pine hops.Mouthfeel was smooth light carbonation with meduim body of average wet finish with a touch of herbal finish. Good smotth hoppy mixture of dunkel and weizen beer...

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