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


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RATINGS: 633   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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A dark export beer. A specialty of well-balanced richness and fine elegance. World Beer Award 2004

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ouze (1) - GERMANY - MAY 28, 2008 does not count
Eines der ältesten und besten bayrischen Biere. Aus der Klosterbrauerei des Weltenburger Klosters verspricht dieses Bier einen der besten Genüsse die ein dunkles Bier bieten kann.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Grzesiek79 (3392) - Radom, POLAND - FEB 27, 2012
rotten eggs, cheese, spruce, cereal, ginger, butterscotch, vanilla, brown, cloudy, clear, rocky head, light sweetness, very bitter, medium sourness, umami, full body, sticky, average carbonation, bitter, long finish,

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 20/20
Beerbarella (349) - - SEP 3, 2013
500 ml bottle. Pours clear red-brown with a medium brownish head. Roasty aroma with chocolate notes. A rich roasty malt taste, not too sweet, with notes of ingredients I cannot put my finger on. Mild palate. A wonderful beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
morningstar339 (1) - las vegas, Nevada, USA - FEB 26, 2005 does not count
This beer is available on tap in the loreley restaurant located in the Phoenix Club, Anaheim

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
HoptimusPrime (17) - ASCENSION ISLAND - SEP 5, 2009
A big malty beer. Now we’re talking! This is a great beer because it tastes like a beer should taste: beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
beeracoon (449) - - SEP 3, 2013
Clear crimson-amber colour with a huge brown head. Wonderfully roasty caramel aroma with hints of hazelnut. Bittersweet taste with a full body. Long, roasty finish. Excellent beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
rauchbierlover (620) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - AUG 15, 2012
Dark brown body with a small beige head. Aroma is cherry and caramel. Malty sweet finish. Medium bodied with an oily texture and a soft carbonation.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
nazzty (921) - Ödĺkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2013
Oh what a lovely palette of flavors. Rich malt sweetness of dried fruit and a little burnt tones finishing with balanced bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
MrRain (472) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JAN 30, 2008
500ml bottle poured into a lager glass. WKBD smells like a slice of bakery Utopia. Soft brown bread, caramel and malt overwhelm a faint raisin aroma. The nose on this beer made my stomach grumble. This dunkel pours light brown without any trace of haze or pulp. the head is medium-sized, the color of linen and settles quickly. The taste! Wow! This is a huge surprise. I was not expecting to hit such a great beer with this one. Heavy rye bread and malt accompany faint chocolate hints. The light crisp body contrasts delightfully with the flavours found in typically heavier beers. This is a must-try and is easily available in the U.S. Some beers simply hit the spot and this is a classic example.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bierkrug (2132) - - NOV 26, 2009
500 ML bottle in Germany. Dark brown nice partly see through color. Light brown head. Aroma is hard to pinpoint but a fastastic aroma, wonderful. A high class beer. Claims the oldest Dunkel of the world, might be, but it is one of the best for sure. The standard others are set. A wonderful flavor of many tastes. Again hard to say them all. I like this better than their Bock.

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