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An old style dark lager. Brewed since 1960.
Saku Tume is special dark brew with an excellent dark colouring and rich taste. For the preparation of Saku Tume, in addition to pilsner malt, Munich and caramel malt, as well as sugar. A long lager period ensures a balanced taste and fragrance bouquet for Saku Tume.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Senka (420) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 2, 2014
50cl bottle / 33cl can. This beer been produced for ages. I had its high and lows, and at the moment, brew from September 2013 are being sold, and this brew is a good one. Matly, with loads of caramel and a pleasant mixture of yeast and hopps on the nose. Pours clear dark brown, kind of a ripe cheery. You can call it dark red even. Head is thick and brown, but goes rather quickly. Body varies with this beer from batch to batch. This time it is medium bodied dunkler bock. But I also seen in more thicker. If you like dark beer, especially dark lager - this is one worth to try when you visit Estonia. Second best from Saku on my list (First being Saku Porter, Third, probably, Saku Hele).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (2384) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - FEB 2, 2014
50 cl bottle, 160900 11593540 101EST Rating from somewhere before 2007
Das Bier im Glas ist dunkelbraun-rötlich. Recht süßes Bier, viele Fruchtaromen, brauner Zucker, Karamell. Leicht getreidig. Der Nachgeschmack ist klebrig-süßlich, malzig-getreidig und leicht herb. Spannend.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kavu (2109) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 18, 2014
0,5l bottle @ Blue Deli, Viking XPRS. Pours dark amber with a medium head. Aroma and flavor are full malts. Quite decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joeneugs (3118) - Livermore, California, USA - JAN 9, 2014
Bottle from Ledgers. It pours a very dark blood red, amber color with an orange head that shrinks rather quickly. The aroma is pretty nice with lots of raisins, cherries, and bread with some malt syrup and hints of brown sugar/molasses. All in all, a sweet fruity, malty aroma. The flavor is really too sweet with a lot of malt sugars, birthday cake, raisin bread and maple syrup. Sticky and sweet without anything to balance it out. Kind of weird, but strangely satistifying.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hansvf (140) - - JAN 3, 2014
Ik dacht dat t fume was ipv tume. Ruikt ook rokerig en smaakt daar ook naar namelijk. Aardig, maar niet heel lekker. Uit fles

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
agent_persik (364) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 26, 2013
Dark reddish brown color, medium beige head. Aroma of caramel, malt, dried fruits, note of coffee. Taste is dry sweet with gently bitter finish, has caramel, roasted malt, dark fruits and hops. Medium body and average carbonation. Decent dark lager.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (2857) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 18, 2013
How: Bottle.
Where: Military mess, Stockholm.
Appearance: Amber colour with a beige head.
Aroma: Caramel, sweet malt, sugar.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Roasted malt, caramel, sugary.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30713) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2013
33 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden deep amber to brown with a tan head. Aroma is toasted malty and breadish. Toasted, caramelish and breadish. Bitter and lingering toasted malty finish. Sweet, almost sugarish, yet mainly breadish/caramelish brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
martjoobolut (581) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 22, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 26, 2013 Appearnce: brown color. Head dissapears quickly. Aroma has strong caramel. Taste is also really dominated by caramel. There is some sweetness and nice bitterness behind caramel. Overall: decent beer, but just somewhat out of balance for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Moebbels (273) - FINLAND - OCT 30, 2013
Clear dark red body, small off-white head. Nose has caramel, herbs and oxidation. Taste is sticky sweet with a nice dry finish. Carbonation is medium and feels quite soft and smooth. The palate is quite rich and sticky, every sip is accompanied by a nice afterwarmth. This is quite decent.

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