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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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A true TBK original, we kick this German-style black lager up a couple notches. Big clean malty flavor with just a hint of roasted malt. "May the Schwartz be with you!"


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (35128) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 12, 2013
12 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is vegetables and roasted malty. Bitter, toasted malty and caramelish. Bitter and light herbal into a roasted malty finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (23600) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2013
Bottle at Papsø. Dark brown coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and light roasted aroma of dark chocolate. Light roasted flavour of caramel and dark chocolate. Roasted finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (19419) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2013
Bottle. Pours a dark ruby brown color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty caramel and chocolate aroma. Roasted malty bitter chocolate and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty bitter chocolate and caramel finish.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Travlr (15915) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 8, 2012
Bottle. Almost black, bright tan head. Aroma of moldy leather. Taste of bitter chocolate soda. An unfortunate choice as my last beer of the tasting.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (12268) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 2, 2010
(22oz bottle) Pours a clear reddish-brown body with a small off-white head. Aroma of roasted malt, herbs, menthol, chocolate, and nuts. Flavor of mint, cocoa, roasted malt, grain, and plum.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (12124) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 29, 2006
(nitro) Beige head atop a clear red-black body. Aroma is medium sweet, chocolate, alcohol. Taste is medium sweet, cherry, chocolate, alcohol, light smoke. Smooth medium-full body.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11918) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2010
Bottle. Poured a dark clear black color with an average frothy off-white head that was mostly lasting and produced good lacing. Moderate toasted malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium roasted sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Solid drinkable brew.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jtclockwork (10892) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 26, 2012
Bottle thanks to JStax. Pours black with off white/tan head. Nose/taste of roasted black malt, vanilla, chocolate, grains, mixed nuts and burnt malt. Medium body.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (10785) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 7, 2012
Bottle. Pours clear black with a medium, fizzy off-white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is light caramel and chocolate malt, dark fruity esters and light hops. Flavor is dark malt and fruity esters, low hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Light body, low warmth and medium carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (10518) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 5, 2011
Bomber from Belmont Party Supply shared at the 16th Richmond Ratebeer Gathering, 11/5/11. Pours very dark brown with a medium fizzy brown head. Fair head retention. Aroma of roasted malts, smoke and sweet malts. The taste is rich roasted malts, coffee, sweet malts and faint hops. Medium-full bodied. Nice.


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