kermis (6962) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 28, 2012
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft at Lowenbrau, Berlin. Pours dark brown with an off white head. Aroma is slightly fruity and malt. Flavour of fruit, light roasted and soap. Low carbonation and light bodied.
swoopjones (6908) - Buffalo, New York, USA - FEB 25, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
bottle in Sochi, Russia. poor dunkle, dirty flavor. perhaps old as it was bought at a strange 24hr shop. roasty, burnt coffee. bad
KnutAlbert (6377) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 23, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the Löwenbraukeller. Clear, glowing brown. Bittersweet, malty. Burned sugar, a little chocolate. Very pleasant.
ogivlado (6341) - Zagreb, CROATIA - AUG 27, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Löwenbräukeller, Munich.
Reddish/pale brown coloured, minimal head, vinous malty nose. Light roasted malt, milk chocolate and molasses taste with notes of bread and caramel. Mild spicy hints in the finish.
jonas (6100) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - NOV 14, 2003
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Nice brown color.
caramel and the taste from colormalts.
Medium body with a nicely balanced taste.
Emil (6065) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 22, 2006
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Red brown colour with a medium baige head.Light roasted malty, Rye bread aroma and a sweet light roasted rye bread taste. Medium body with a sweet finish.
gyllenbock (5796) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 2, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap in Hamburg.
Clear copper with a small slightly tan head. Aroma of malt, dark fruits, some grain and something sweet like honey. The same in the taste, plus some rye bread and toffee. Drinkable but sweet.
Sigmund (5723) - Tau, NORWAY - SEP 12, 2010
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
500 ml bottle, from Rewe Getränkemarkt, Erding. ABV is 5.5%. Fairly dark brown colour, big to moderate off-white to beige head. Moderate aroma of münchener malts and fresh bread, hints of caramel and fruits/berries. The flavour has some notes of dark malts and caramel, hints of fruit and chocolate, with lightly roasted and moderately hoppy notes in the finish. Nice to drink.
McTapps (5716) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - AUG 1, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: JAN 6, 2013 Drunk it from the tap and it was delicious! Creamy foam, malty, flavour of roasted hazelnuts. Very quaffable.
MichaelAwesome (5676) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 1, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap. Surprisingly refreshing dark beer with a small head but a fine malty aroma reminding me of some nuts and caramel. Tastes very light and easy, something sometimes unusual for a darker beer.