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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   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.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (3080) - 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 (945) - 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 (1411) - 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 (1362) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jur (374) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 28, 2012
Draughts @ Weihenstephaner Bierkeller, Berlin. Red copper colour, with white head. Not a heavy nose. Taste is hazelnut, caramels and a fairly dry and bitter finish. Normally not a fan of Dunkels, but like this one. Good session beer.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (3812) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2012
Poured a murky brown with a large, frothy tan head. Aroma of sweet, rich, fruity malt. Quite a watery mouthfeel, flavour of red fruit and berry, very little aftertaste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (8496) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 16, 2012
Brown hazy, big tanned head. Smells of caramel, mslts, spices. Malty body, good sweetness, some yeast.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
varanid99 (560) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 14, 2012
dark reddish brown pour with thin white head. Caramel, fruitcake, malty. A little bitter/coffee taste and some sweetness as well. Again reminded of fruitcake in the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
back (1331) - Holstebro, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2012
Kobber klar skum cremt Brød malt planter Bitter lidt sød modrat Vande livlig @Weihenstephan BERLIN 6-4-7-4-12 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tderoeck (5148) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 21, 2012
7/VIII/2012 - on tap @ Weihenstephan brewery (Freising) - BB: n/a - (2012-846)

Clear reddish brown beer, aery frothy light beige head, pretty stable, non adhesive. Aroma: little sweet, malty, bread, toast, dried fruits, raisins. MF: very soft carbon, light to medium body. Taste: bit sweet, caramel, little sour, red fruits and berries, little bitter, some mocha, toast. Aftertaste: mocha, some chocolate, little bitter.


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