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RATINGS: 1359   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A traditional dark beer based on old recipes. "Baltika" brews this beer with the best dark and light malts with the addition of superior hop types and a special strain of yeast. Crystal-clear water and the secret touch of "Baltika"s brewers make this a beer of unsurpassable quality.
The ingredients are water, caramel malt and burnt roasted malt, maltose syrup and hops. 17

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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (47592) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2010
Bottle 500ml. @ home.
Clear dark red brown color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, dark bread, roasted, caramel, burnt malt. Flavor is moderate sweet to heavy and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, burnt malt and brown sugar. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100228]

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (43040) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 8, 2009
50 cl bottle. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Dry, overripe fruit and slight metallic aroma. Slight sweet caramel to chocolate malt flavoured with a light bitterness coming through. Mild dry finish of roasted malt and some chocolate. Thin body.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (36411) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2003
A black beer with a very small brown head, that disappears very fast. The aroma is sweet with notes of licorice - no smoke, like I'd expect from a Porter. The flavor is mild at first, then a slightly smokey sweetness hits you - then it becomes watery and finally it ends on an OK bitter note. It is not a good beer because of the mild start and the watery middle. I've had porters far better than this and Baltika 1, 4 and 8 are better too.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (27245) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 6, 2006
Bottle. Dark brown coloured with a huge beige head. Aroma of dried fruits with roasted notes and notes of chocolate and alcohol. Sweet flavour of chocolate and dried fruits with roasted notes.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
oh6gdx (26386) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 13, 2008
Bottled (thanks FatPhil & SaintMatty). Extremely dark brown colour with big beigeish brown creamy head. Some lace. Aroma is roasted malts, milk chocolate, some dark fruits and mild notes of metal. Flavour is roasted malts, some mild alcohol, vanilla chocolate and also coffee. Mildly acidic notes also. Aftertaste is wooden, roasted and slightly fruity.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (25552) - Malm, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2006
Bottle. Black colour with a tan head. Roasted malty flavor with some hints of coffee. Roasted flavor with molasses and hints of coffee and chocolate. A little thin roasted finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2005
UPDATED: JUN 13, 2005 (Bottle 50 cl) Completely black and opaque. Small, dense light-brown head. Extremely burned notes, dry and very aromatic - spicy. A very solid Porter with lots of character and alcohol. Excellent. 210704

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
omhper (24616) - Tyres, SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2002
Brown-black coloured. Like the rest of Baltic-Beverage holdings breweries beer it is sweet and rather unclean. Less full bodied than most Baltic porters. Big raisin flavour.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (24173) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2016
16th June 2016
Scopeys grand vertical. Thanks to Dan, one of those beers you think you have had and then find you have not! Almost clear deep brown beer, tidy pale tan head. Palate is airy, slightly dry and has reasonable fine carbonation.Tangy dark malts, a little dry dark chocolate. Mild tangy dark fruits. Light dry finish. Pretty ho hum but inoffensive.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (23576) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 19, 2009
Served with a straw at our favorite place in Bishkek, but only available one night. Tasty sweetish and complex porter, better than we expected. Seek this one out as a better alternative to the others.


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