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RATINGS: 803   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
This intensely dark Kulmbacher style lager has a superb malt complexity with the distinctive flavors and aromas of coffee, caramel and chocolate. A renowned smoothness and a creamy, tan head make it an all-time brewery favorite.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2008
<b>Bottle 16fl.oz. @ home.</b>
<i>[ Trade by Papsoe ].</i> Clear medium to dark black color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, fully - mostly lasting, light beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, sweet dark bread, roasted, brown rye bread dough - sour bread dough, peat. Flavor is moderate to haevy sweet and bitter with a long to average duration. Bitternes is peat bitter, sweetness is brown sugar sweet. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. (030908)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40417) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2007
Pours dark with no head. Aroma is dark malty, slighty toffee, dried fruit. Flavour is malty, roasted, toffee, dried fruit. Very dry overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (34308) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 2, 2006
A deep red beer with a brown head. The aroma is sweet malty with notes of caramel. The flavor is sweet malty with primary notes of caramel, but also light notes of alcohol.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 4, 2006
Bottle at Stockholm Beerfestival. Dark brown coloured with a beige head. Aroma of malts, fruits and caramel. Flavour of malts and caramel with roasted notes a´nd notes of spices and hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2006
Bottled. Dark brown colour, not much head. Aroma is hops and quite hayish. Some hints of roasted malts with black chocolate. Flavour is quite the same, but the roasted malts come in the strongest. The aftertaste is citrus fruity and also roasted malts. Wellbalanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2006
(Bottle 47 cl) Beautiful, clear mahogany with a tint of red and an off-white head. Lightly burned malt aroma. Medium body with sweetish and burned malt accents. A vague ashy edge and a malt bitter finish. 011206

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (23426) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2006
[Bottled at Stockholm Beer Festival] Very dark brown, small head. Roasty coffee aroma. Light bodied with clean mouthfeel. Centered around the roasty malt, it’s fragile intriguing malt flavours are really something extra. The hard mouthfeel distracts, and prevents it from becoming world class.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (21412) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 5, 2014
Draft. Completely black color, tan head. Aroma of chocolate and coffee. Taste has roasted coffee grounds. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (18187) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2006
(Stockholm Beer Festival 2006) Black, brown head. Malty aroma, almost a bit vinous, roasted, vanilla and cocoa. Hoppy, roasted flavor with cocoa, licorice and tar notes. Very good, I really liked this beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (17278) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2007
Bottle Chris_o Shindig. Dark lager, pretty good. Good hop. Nice enough and my penultimate beer of the day.

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