RateBeer
overall
37
47
style
Brewed by Riedenburger Brauhaus
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Riedenburg/Altmühltal, Germany

bottled
available

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 87   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A beer brewed with dark barley malt, strong malt flavour, with a specific earthy taste.


Finwe's rating

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finwe (412) - Grankulla, - JAN 16, 2013
330ml bottle. Pours clear reddish brown with an off-white head. Sweetish malty aroma with some grassy hops. Malt, caramel, nuts and some grassy hops in the flavour. A malty finish.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
djoeye (1843) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 4, 2014
Deep amber-bronze clear body, light tan head, poor lacing. Aroma; powerful malts, roasted malts, nut sauce, dark bread, dark caramel, coffee notes, juicy liquorice, sour prunes. Taste; dark malts, juicy grassy hops, cocoa, chocolate, nougat, sweet liquorice, some raisins, lemon notes. Milder finish. Nice body, soft carbonation. Pretty good dunkel. [33cl brown spec. bottle, abv5%, 11.9°, BB27.11.2014, B@Alko, 2€80c, T@höme]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mauritsio (481) - FINLAND - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle from Alko, Hyvinkää. Dark brown with Not much head. Malty aroma. Sweetness and some bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MichaelAwesome (4574) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JUN 15, 2014
Klassisches Dunkles mit klassischen Aromen. Malz, dazu ein paar Nüsse und ein wenig an diversen Getreiden. Ordentlich, leicht süffig - ohne große Punkte.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
McTapps (4574) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JUN 12, 2014
Pours out of the bottle in a deep dark brown colour with low steady head and medium body. Aroma of sour mash and malt. Taste of malt, torf, leaves, nuts, straw and dark berries. Light acid-malty finish. Drinkable.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sic1314 (3812) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 9, 2014
Poured dark brown with minimal head. Aroma of sweet malt and spices. Medium body, flavour as the aroma. A bit one dimensional.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lambister (231) - FINLAND - MAY 20, 2014
33 cl bottle from monopoly. Dark brown, almost black color with small cappucino head which disappears quickly. Nose has light, closed aromas, mainly malts, toasted rye and alcohol. Light quick acids which makes taste short and bubbly. Not good, but drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
bartlebier (1970) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - APR 11, 2014
33cl bottle, FR-Denn’s Biomarkt - bb 10/2014. Pours an appealing translucent deep red-chestnut brown with crisp beige head, accompanied by an inviting malt-aromatic nose of red berries and roast. Taste is varieties of simple natural roast like toasted Landbrot crust, roasted hazelnuts, older cocoa powder. Medium dry palate with a dusty feel to it, enlivened by spicy hops, yet not quite up to the Altbayrisch Dunkel standard that adds coffee and dark chocolate on top. Even if this beer is not (?longer) brewed in the abbey, it remains true to the Benedictine speciality of Dunkel (over Dinkel). Solid example of the style, with an almost franconian bread crust/hop psice balance, maybe missing that tad extra.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (8336) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 26, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein dunkelbraunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig, Karamell, leicht würzig. Geschmack angenehm röstmalzig, leichte schokoladige Noten, leicht würzig.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Migmar (251) - Espoo, FINLAND - JAN 7, 2014
Light brown, medium white head. Roasted, caramel, bread. Light sweetness. Very light and thin, nothing to write home about.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
estpiwo (1289) - ESTONIA - JAN 4, 2014
Bottle. Dark amber body with creamy head. Aroma of chocolate and caramel malts. Taste was malty sweet, quite watery, soury. Not bad.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50