Brewed by Phillips Brewing Co.
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Victoria, Canada


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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fiulijn (13533) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 31, 2013
Draught at The Whip Gallery, Vancouver
Dark brown color with red amber shades, small head. Smell of dirty, stale water, more than malt. Dry mouthfeel; dry caramel flavor, light, with an impression of dirty water; low bitterness.
Rather unnecessary.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bulldogops (1032) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 18, 2013
Rating #820 - December 11, 2013 - Beer 11 in the Phillips Snowcase. 5% Very dark pour with a weak tan head that is frothy, but fades quickly. Aroma is roasted malts, peat, funky campfire smoke, molasses. Taste is mild cofeee, chocolate, and molasses with a distinct smoky texture. Finish is quite smooth, this beer is quite enjoyable. Wondrous.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RumRunner101 (678) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 14, 2013
Clear, deep brown pour with tan head. Aroma is cocoa, toast, vanilla. Flavour is the same as the nose with toasted malt. Hops provide just enough balance to cut any sweetness. Dry, cocoa-y finish. Okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alanthebeerguy (119) - - DEC 14, 2013
Pours a dark brown. Smells of chocolate, raisin and Christmas bread. Like a sweet porter. Finish is flat and watery. Not too familiar with Dunkels. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
andrewturba (923) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 11, 2013
Snowcase day 11! Pours a clear deep brown with a small creamy beige head and decent legs. Aroma is rich Munich like malt, toast, nuts, toffee, and light chocolate. Flavour is bready/bread crust melanoidins, sweet maltiness, nutty, toffee, faint chocolate, mild bitterness, moderately dry and a little thin. Quite enjoyable Dunkelwizen.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (6168) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 11, 2013
Bottle, from day 11 of Phillips Snowcase Advent Calendar 2013. Medium brown pour with coppery highlights and an average off white head. Aroma is milk chocolate with some bready and raisin undertones. Caramel and raisin sweetness offer accents to a fairly dull grainy palate. Just okay.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Reimer96 (1072) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 11, 2013
Snowcase day 11.Pours a clear brown color with a huge frothy brown head that leaves lots of sticky lace. Aroma of caramel, nuts, coffee and a touch of sweet toffee. Taste is roasted malts, nuts, coffee, bit of cocoa and a nice dry and crisp finish. A little bit thin but overall this is a really good dunkel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
vadie (526) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 29, 2013
Couleur ambrée très foncer avec une petite mousse beige. L’arôme du malt et un peu du caramel/toffee. Le goût est pareille. Au début c’est assez bonne, mais le plus qu’il se réchauffe le pire elle devienne. C’était un peu difficile à finie. Désolé, Phillips.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (2042) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 4, 2013
Bottle - Toasted malts, toffee and hints of dark fruit. Very dark amber with a beige head. Grain, toasted malt and dark sugars with a bit of a nutty finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gramity (1301) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 7, 2013
Pours a deep mahogany with a thin, dissipating beige head. Nose is roasted with some minor eggy or sour milk. Flavour is rich with chocolate and toasted malt seemed borderline a Schwartzbier. Slightly sour. This wasn’t really my thing.

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