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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.


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3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
SperkeleForce (401) - - JUN 22, 2013
Bottle 50 CL. Poured mahogany color with minimum lacing head. Notes of rye bread, roasted malts, pretty sweet, caramel, some licorice. An nice dark lager.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
djoeye (889) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 15, 2014
Tight smooth 2-finger tan head with yellowish tones. Deep ruby clear body. Beautiful. Few lacings. Roasted sweet malts to the nose, hints of berries and apples. Roasted caramel malts to the tongue, dark syrup, some bitter, some yeast, some fermented prunes. Tasty well bodied to palate, normal carbonation for the style. Fruity finish with dominating malts, and still some fruits. Very fruity caramellish for a bock to be, but may suit same occasions. Brown 50cl btl abv6.7% b@Kilpishalli (Alko Muonio 3,47€).

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cousin_Larry (240) - - MAR 7, 2014
Got it for $2.50 so I had low expectations. It easily exceeded them - the burnt sugar flavor works. The Aftertaste isn’t great though.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerhunter111 (5343) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 3, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein dunkelbraunes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch nach Malz, Karamell, rote Früchte. Geschmack süß röstmalzig, rote Früchte, leicht würzig.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kahuna1337 (37) - Mariehamn, FINLAND - FEB 21, 2014
Dark brown with light brown head that doesnt last very long. Aroma is caramel, coffee, a little fruity. Taste is medium sweetness, lightly bitter. Medium body, average carbonation, slightly bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Senka (345) - 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).

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (1905) - 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.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kavu (1955) - 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.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joeneugs (2932) - 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.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hansvf (105) - - 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

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
agent_persik (292) - 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.


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