VT (2527) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 16, 2015
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
On tap at some Berlin biergarten I forgot. A clearish orange-tinted dark brown with a short lived white head. Aroma is roast, coffee, dark fruit. Flavor is roast, coffee, berries. Finish is coffeeish, roasty. Medium body, average carbonation.
Cunningham (6964) - Halden, NORWAY - JUL 25, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Deep mahogany color with a tan head. Toffee and coffee in the nose. Mostly the same in the flavor also. Nothing wrong with it, just felt a bit dull. Maybe because a bit to soft carbonation.
[On tap at Prater Garten in Berlin, Germany]
hirigalzkar (2910) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 13, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught @ Pratern. Malty and sweet with a low bitterness. Notes of coke, actually. Clean.
cazort (559) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 9, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at a Biergarten in Berlin. Fairly typical Schwarzbier, subdued, only a moderate roast in the aroma. Flavor very controlled, not sweet, only slightly bitter, only very slightly sour. Slight hop presence. Easy drinking, moderate body, pleasant but unremarkable.
bhensonb (14079) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 1, 2014
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap at the beer garden. Pours dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is dark malt with a hint of chocolate. Med, body, almost. Flavor is mostly the aroma. Plus a little hop. Finishes a bit undry.
Not very bitter.
Svesse (7849) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - SEP 11, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(Draught at Prater Garten, Berlin, 25 July 2014) Dark brown colour, almost black, with frothy beige head. Malty, roasted nose with dark bread, caramel, prunes and brown sugar. Malty taste with notes of roasted malt, caramel, a touch of chocolate, dark bread and a fairly low bitterness. Medium body, with balanced sweetness. Middle-of-the-roadish schwarzbier. Quite enjoyable.
Taboada (920) - Compostela (Galiza), - AUG 7, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tasted on tap the 06/08/2014. Almost dark colour with medium head. The appearance is nice. Aroma has some malts, caramel and roast. Flavour it´s pretty the same as aroma. Medium to low carbonation and body. Aftertaste is very light. Next one please!
visionthing (4792) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 6, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Prater Garten, Berlin. Dark mahogany with an off-white head.
Malty aroma with mild caramel and herbal notes. Moderate to medium sweet, nice balanced with a mild bitterness. Surprisingly nice!
mjs (6459) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 2, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Keg at Prater, Berlin, 20140420) The beer poured almost black. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had burnt malts and caramel. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were burnt malts, grass, caramel and bitterness. Aftetaste was sweet and bitter. A very nice schwarz.
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught @ Prater Garten, Kastanienallee 7-9, Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin, Germany 10435.
Clear medium to dark black brown colour with a average, open and frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, sweet burnt malt - caramel, light sugary. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration, sweet malt, sweet roasted - burnt malt, sugary. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.