Brewed by Měšťanský pivovar Havlíčkův Brod
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Havlíčkův Brod, Czech Republic


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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Dark lager with caramel sweet touch flavor, endowed with soft bitterness and ruby color. Czech beer brewed using traditional technology, fermented in open fermenting cellars and maturing in low temperatures in tanks in beer storage cellars. Our Dark lager is regularly awarded at the most prestigious degustation competitions including the first place in Czech Beer of the year competition repeatedly in 2008 and 2009.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sayravai (4691) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 12, 2007
(Bottled) Very dark brown with a medium, light beige head. Mild, moderately roasty aroma with some chocolate. Neutral, somewhat roasty flavor with some lactic sourness and hints of chocolate and licorice. Light to medium-bodied, a bit creamy palate with balanced carbonation. A quite balanced and enjoyable, but basic dunkel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerBiker (1413) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 18, 2007
[Sampled in 2005.] A sweet beer for the style. Otherwise a mainstream product.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HenrikSoegaard (11863) - Randers, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2007
Bottle. Creamy lightbrown excellent fully lasting head. Brown colour. Powerfull malty toasted aroma, with nioce chocolate notes. moderate sweet and bitter flavor. Long nice finish. Slightly metallic at the end. Creamy palate. Really nice dunkel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
thewolf (11589) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2007
UPDATED: MAY 1, 2008 Bottle, from Fřtex, Aabenraa. A great dark brown with a medium brownish creamy head. The head stays for a good while and leaves a good amount of lacing. Aroma has roasted caramel and maltyness. A touch watery mouthfeel. Flavour is great with chocolate, a little smoke and a good dose of sweet roasted malts. 7/4/7/2/14 = 3.4

Rerate: 29.3.08
Poours redish, deep brown with a fine, creamy beige head. Aroma is sweet, lightly roasted caramel. A bit too light in mouthfeel. Flavour is quite sweet, lightly roasted and sticky. 6/3/6/2/8 = 2.5

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
elektronikfagtekniker (891) - kbh, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2007
bottle. it has a dark brown color with a large head. the aroma is roasted malts. the taste is also of sweet roasted malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EHSRanders (1892) - Tjele, DENMARK - AUG 26, 2007
Bottle. Brown colour with large creamy light brown mostly lasting head. Aroma it roasted malt and caramel. Sweet flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stefano (1908) - Thisted, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2007
Black with a large brown head, fine lacings. Aroma moderate malty, burnt, and hoppy. Light sweet roasted flavour with caramel, ends up dry. Nice made but nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Grovlam (4171) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 25, 2007
Bottle. Average beige fizzy head that mostly diminished. Clear sparkling body with a dark mahogany color. Aroma of toasted malt, butter, caramel, soft brown sugar. The sniff lives the impression of a week Malt beer. Medium bodied with an average carbonation. Light to moderated sweet flavor with light bitter notes. Light sweet finish. Quit nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
thenick (766) - North Bellmore, New York, USA - JUL 22, 2007
Bottle from Peculier Pub, NYC. Pours a deep reddish-brown to almost black with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malt with slight other characteristics. Flavor is roasted malt up front dissolving into hop, chocolate, and caramel notes in the end. Not bad, but not spectacular either.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (8862) - Down South, GERMANY - JUN 16, 2007
Bottle, bought at Pivni Galerie. Very dark colour, small head. Nose: roasted malt and caramel. Full-bodied, malty flavour with intensive flavours of caramel, roasted malt and also minimal coffee flavours.

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