DruncanVeasey (7999) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: JUN 12, 2008 Lowenbraukeller, Munich. Slender beige lid on ruby. Light and transparent for a dunkel. Chocolatey malt and nuts on the snout, with a sniff of something vegetal. Creeping cherryish fruit, watery prune, chocolate. Thinnish, metallic and a bit raisiny.
lusikka (7649) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 28, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle. Pours a dark brown colour with a small head. Aroma of sweet malts, bread and burnt sugar. Flavour of bready malts, residual sugar, syrup, some dried fruits and mild bitterness. Medium bodied. A decent dunkel, although a bit too sweet.
gyllenbock (7226) - 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.
ogivlado (7040) - 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.
swoopjones (7021) - 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 (6621) - 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.
jonas (6601) - 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.
McTapps (6396) - Reutlingen, 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.
Sigmund (6380) - 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.
MichaelAwesome (6332) - 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.