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RATINGS: 261   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   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.


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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benzai (12544) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 21, 2011
Amber, rusty color. Very large bubbles in white head. Smells like an amber as well. Watery taste, weak, light body.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
deanso (8273) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 1, 2011
Draft at De Paas. Dark amber pour with off white head. Nice enough beer.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bluebetty (1021) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 13, 2011
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a smallish tan coloured head. Aromas are relatively sweet with lots of grainy malt coming through. Minimal hops in support. Flavours are likewise relatively sweet with a light bitter finish. Medium mouthfeel.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SlimJimDrinker (115) - Nørrebronx, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2004
Dry yeasty metallic aroma... Not to interesting taste.... Weak and watery finish

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mungo (2471) - Southampton, Hampshire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2006
Bottle (from Bitter Virtue, BBE Feb 07). Caramelly malts and a hint of coffee. A little thin and one dimensional in flavour but still pleasant.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (22883) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 23, 2007 Bottled at Monk’s Café, Stockholm. Clear dark brown, small head. Nutty nose. Sweetish and fairly light bodied with clean mouthfeel. Lightly roasty with some soap and butterscotch. Low bitterness.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TrefwoordPunk (893) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 29, 2008
Bottle 50 cl. Pours a dark brown with a small head and a malty aroma. The taste is a bit sourish, with malts, dark chocolate (only the bitterness, not the sweetness) and some not-that-sweet fruits. This isn’t a bad beer, but weihenstephaner can do much better

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mikkopen (1024) - Oulu, FINLAND - OCT 26, 2008
500 ml bottle. Coppery orange colour, thin off-white head. Sweet, slightly roasted malty aroma. Bread-like malty flavour, medium-bodied mouthfeel. Nothing special about this one.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Embrouille (2835) - SWITZERLAND - APR 22, 2009
UPDATED: APR 23, 2009 Bottled 50cl. Pumpernickel, figs and raisins in both nose and taste. Sweet. Very low bitterness. Decent. Not fan of the style.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Davros (2663) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - AUG 31, 2009
Copper/ruby pour with a lovely, albeit rapidly diminishing, head. Grainy and toasted nutty malts present in the aroma as well as some euro hops. Amazingly similar to the pilsner (apart from the darker malts). Same thing with the flavours - it has the same grainy malt and cardboard notes, but whereas these are quite dominant in the pilsner, they are hidden is this beer by the darker malts. Only complaint I have with the mouthfeel is that it’s on the watery side.


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