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Brewed by Klosterbrauerei Weltenburg
Style: Dunkel/Tmavý
Kelheim, Germany

bottled
common

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common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 683   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A dark export beer. A specialty of well-balanced richness and fine elegance. World Beer Award 2004


Lambister's rating

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lambister (367) - - OCT 29, 2012
50cl bottle. Aroma has bread, roasty, coffee. Color is dark brown with slight red, light white head which leaves lacing. Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium sourness, umami. Has a full body thick feel, soft carbonation, bitter. Overall very nice brew.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Torrefacto (1175) - Madrid, SPAIN - FEB 12, 2016
Caoba limpio y espuma canela compacta y cremosa. Aromas de caramelo, toffee, galleta. Cuerpo ligero y maltoso, sabor como en aroma y final seco suave que equilibra bien.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kto (544) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 30, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 1, 2016 0.5l bottle as a part of a bavarian beer set, marktkauf/edeka. boasts "european beer star, beer tasting gold award 2011". pours a clear reddish chestnut with a medium off-white head and a nice lacing. aroma of toasted malts, coffee, dark chocolate. flavour of nuts, bread, roast, coffee. interesting and complex.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ischas (227) - - JAN 18, 2016
0,5 l Flasche. Aroma: Malzig karamellig. Erscheinung: Kastanienrotes Bier, brauner, stabiler Schaum. Geschmack: Malzig süß, angenehm bitter. Nachgeschmack: Bitterkeit hält recht lang, dennoch schmeckt das Bier leicht wässrig. Gesamt: Sehr lecker.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
popiela (281) - - JAN 18, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 19, 2016 Pours clear, dark amber, big head. Good aroma, fresh, mostly caramel. Taste is also caramel, sweet, but with pleasant malty background. Short malty aftertaste. Low bitterness. A little bit too high carbonation, little bit snappy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thomas_W1 (312) - Rastatt, GERMANY - JAN 18, 2016
Flasche 0,5l: Dunkles Mahagoni, ganz leichte Trübung, feinperlig, kräftiger feinporiger Schaum; in der Nase kräftige Süße, Malzzucker, Ahornsirup, Apfelkraut, deutliche Röstaromen, Kaffeepulver; im Körper schöne trockene Würze, angenehme würzige Bitterkeit, sehr cremig, kräftige Kohlensäure, kräftige Röstaromen, Haselnussschalen, Kaffeepulver; angenehmer langer trocken-würziger Nachgang

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tightslice (707) - Redwood City, California, USA - JAN 15, 2016
On tap at Gourmet Haus Staudt in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is malty, bready, metallic, vinous. Taste is sweet wet malts, dry/chewy bread, tannins. Pretty clean and straightforward.

4.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Margarenia (10) - GREECE - JAN 15, 2016
0,5lt bottle @ Valentin - Curious Bierkneipe, Volos, Greece A perfect Lager Dunkel with a nice aftertaste of roasted malts and caramel sweetness. Drinkable easy to medium bodied with light brown head that remains. Well balanced, will drink it again for sure.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bubeer (224) - - JAN 12, 2016
Clean mahogany to ruby. Medium beige head, medium retention. Aroma intensity 4/5. Hazelnut, ripe fruits, melon, Porto wine in the nose. Dry fruits prevail in the medium bitter taste. Medium body

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SkillsFactory (370) - ITALY - JAN 7, 2016
Tonaca di frate con riflessi caramello, limpida, schiuma ocra di media persistenza. Aroma di prugna, cereali e pane nero, note di rabarbaro. Il tutto si ripropone in bocca insieme ad un po' di acidità, coda amaricante tostata ed erbacea. Corpo medio-leggero, ben carbonata.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vinivini (912) - BELARUS - JAN 6, 2016
Tan to brown, tall creamy head, good retention. Nose of brown bread, fruit esters, roasted malts, a bit vinous. Medium body, oily. Rich malty taste reminds on kvass, dry, bready, roasty, some sunflower seed, some wine, very special, well balanced with light bitterness. Very good

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