jonas (5445) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - OCT 1, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Red brown, huge fluffy brown head. Light citric nose. Mellow roasted base with light aromatics on top. Bready and roasted finish. Chewy medium body. A bit boring.
Quack-Duck (7491) - Down South, GERMANY - AUG 13, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
bottle, traded with pivnizub. Clear dark brwon colour, medium-dized beige head. Aroma of roasted malt. Pleasantly malty with lovely hints of caramel, cocoa poweder, dark chocolate and roasted malt. A good one.
MoritzF (8247) - Bochum, GERMANY - JUL 31, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(bottle) Clear, mahogany colour with a big and tanned foamy head. Sweet and toasty malty nose with caramel and a delicate floral touch in the back. Moderately sweet flavour, slim bodied with a soft carbonation. Toast-malty taste with light notes of caramel and shy hints of vanilla towards the moderately sweet and toasty finish. A bit thin but not bad Dunkel (22.07.08).
imdownthepub (9447) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Schlenkerla Schranke, Nurnberg. Dark brown with white head. Roasty, malty, a little like a British Mild. Good low carbonation, however there is a lack of bite. A little tinny, but still quite reasonable. Nice and relaxing beer in the shadow of the castle.
pivnizub (8542) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - JUL 12, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle (purchased at the Brauerei): Deep ruby amber coloured, quite stable creamy beige head; more dry than sweet caramalty and roastmalty nose with a metallic tinge; moderate bitter flavour, light to medium bodied; moderate bitter-sweet malty finish with a fruity (black currant) touch. O.K.
TBone (11730) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 28, 2007
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught@Schlenkerla Schranke, Nürnberg
Dark nut brown color, creamy beige head. Burned malty, tar and iron aroma. Light dark malts, metal and caramel in the flavor. Lively carbonation. Kind of woody touch in the finish.
rauchbier (3552) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2004
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap, at Gaststätte Schranke Schlenkerla, Nürnberg. Deep chestnut, good off white lasting head and fine condition. Gentle chalky aroma with some fruity berry notes. A little roastines and sweet fruit in the mouth, with the roast barley becoming quite dry and burnt in the finish.