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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 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
badhack (296) - San Francisco, California, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Pours like a light cola with a head that doesn’t last. Tastes of caramel, cacao, cola and dark malts. Aroma of dark malt and burnt sugar. Thin mouthfeel, long finish of dark malt and some hops.


2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
wiosna (42) - - JUL 16, 2014
0,5 pullo@ Saku Areena. Kirkas tumman punertavan ruskea. Tuoksu mitään sanomaton. Maussa päälle iskee rauta, muutoin maistuu alkoholi & vieno paahteisuus.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarkoNm (434) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - JUL 13, 2014
Pours a dark amber color, topped with average tan colored head. Sweet malty aroma is easily picked up. There are also some fruit notes present. The taste is malty and sweet, some caramel added in the end. Small bitterness. OK, but nothing special.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gegwilson (950) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle brought back by Jill from Estonia. Thanks! Ruby ale with a tan head. Quite a sweet beer with notes of fruit, toffee and pear drop. Quite nice.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
zach8270 (3375) - Henrietta, New York, USA - MAY 9, 2014
(bottle - 500 ml) Brown pour. Overly sweet and malty sugar aroma. Flavor is very sweet and malty as well. Too sweet really. I think that if it wasn’t as sweet it’d be better.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
OPIE788 (313) - Ohio, USA - MAY 6, 2014
Bottle. Reddish brown color. Super sweet malty aroma. A bit too sweet for me. Malt and caramel in big amounts were overwhelming. I just couldn’t get past the sweetness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (6779) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - APR 20, 2014
50cl bottle pours with a dark amber body that supports a forty second light mocha colored head. The aroma offers up brown sugar, caramel and then other burnt sugars mixed with prunes and date fruitiness. The taste is sweet with brown sugar, molasses and caramel malts mixed with sweet prunes and date fruitiness. Sweet tasting brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
djoeye (1230) - 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 (291) - - 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 (6868) - 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 (41) - 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.


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