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RATINGS: 233   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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The name tells the story: our dark beer is brewed according to a tradition handed down from generation to generation. An aromatic beer with a malty character. An archetypal Bavarian beer.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwoeltje (2232) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - JUL 21, 2013
(bottle - Khao Yai Thailand of all places) medium brown with tan head. Caramel malt aroma. Flavor is sweet caramel malt with hints of dark fruit.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (7614) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 21, 2013
Draught @ Weihenstephaner Berlin am Hackeschen Markt, Berlin
Pours clear brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, chocolate and floral. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a caramel finish. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pawola22 (3262) - Woodridge, Illinois, USA - JUL 6, 2013
50cl bottle from the brewery. Pours a deep brown colored body with a slight reddish hue. inch thick, creamy and frothy, light brown head that dissipates slowly and leaves a nice lacing. Aroma is somewhat sweet and bready caramels with a decent roast and some dark fruits. Flavor is similar. Decently roasted and bitter with a bready, somewhat sweet caramel backing. A few dark fruits and a touch of oxidation before this finishes dry and leaves a fairly lengthy aftertaste. Medium body and a soft, active carbonation. Overall, a decent dunkel. Fairly roasty and bitter, but sweet enough to balance. Not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichardW (1515) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2013
Bottle, beers of Europe. Pours a deep reddy mahogany colour. Sweet bready malt aroma, red berry flavours, fizzy palate, with a caramel and brown sugar. I think it gets better with progress, perhaps could do with a bit more body but otherwise another good beer from a fine brewery.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3213) - Radom, POLAND - JUN 17, 2013
Dobre, ale przyznam sie ze spodziewalem sie piwa sporo lepszego. Piwo jest dosc aromatyczne, zlozone w smaku, karmelowe, daktylowe i spokojnie ulagodnione na finiszu. Nut chmielnych nie ma ale wiadomo tu nie o to chodzi. Slodowo karmelowy smak jest tresciwy, a piana sredniej wielkosci ale w miare trwala.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hirigalzkar (2291) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2013
Bottle. Notes of dark bread, syrup, banana, caramel and sugar. Not that drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (2846) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAY 9, 2013
Bottle 0.5l at Pikkulintu, Helsinki. BBE 05032014. Colour is clear dark orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Dark fruits, raisins, nuts, hints of sweetness and roasted malts. Very fruity for a dunkel and definitely better than average dunkel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dnicolaescu (786) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - MAY 4, 2013
Head: beige, medium, frothy, avg. retention. Colour: brown (dark amber), clear. Aroma: toffee, caramel, slightly roasted. Taste: caramel, quite a bit of hops for a dunkel.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sevenlee (1320) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - APR 24, 2013
Pours a clear coppery brown with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, bread and toasted notes. Taste is medium sweet leading to a malty and caramel finish. Decent.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
k0mpsa (1151) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - JAN 29, 2013
Bottle at all in hua hin, thailand. Dark copper color, big white head. Malty and roasty aroma. Basic watery malty roasty taste.


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