bierkoning (13355) - La Tropica/Doarp, NETHERLANDS - JUL 3, 2008
Bottle. Dark brown color. Malt and dark chocoalte in the aroma. Malty, caramelly flavor with pear and a hint of cacao. Some earthy notes in the aftertaste. Nice dunkel. ante (3373) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 20, 2008
Bottled. Clear dark brown with a smallwhite foam. Malty aroma of toasted malts, nuts and butter with notes of grass, anise and herbs. Malty sweet flavour of nuts, butter, cocoa powder and caramel with a subtle bitter finish of grass and herbs. wastl (130) - GERMANY - DEC 1, 2007
Bottle. Clear brown colour, almost no head and carbonation. Malty aroma, notes of earth, caramel. Slightly bitter in the finish. Complex beer, well brewed. omhper (25138) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2007
Cask (Bayerische Anstich) at Akkurat, Stockholm. Clear nut brown, small head. Roasty and nutty with a touch of licorice. medium bodied with rounded mouthfeel. There’s grass and licorice and aniseed as well as butter, and the malt feels vital and ful of life. fairly low bitterness. A well balanced beer that may lack that extra something that is hard to define. MoritzF (9901) - Ottobrunn, GERMANY - FEB 22, 2007
(bottle) Clear, chestnut-brown colour with an off-white foamy medium-sized head. Moderately sweet and toasty malt aroma with hay and distinctive herbal, woody hoppy notes. Light-sweet flavour, medium bodied with a smooth carbonation. Dark malty taste with herbal notes and a touch of caramel; medium-dry, toast-malty and moderately bitter, herbal hoppy finish. Aromatic, well-hopped Dunkel.
pivnizub (10619) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - FEB 11, 2007
Bottle: Amber coloured, mid-sized lacing white heat; worty and aromatic (!) hoppy nose; sweetish-bitter flavour, light to medium bodied; light to medium aromatic bitter-malty finish. Wow, a very unusual - hoppy - but very tasty Dunkel jbrus (4990) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - JAN 20, 2007
Bottled. Caramel malts aroma, German hops but not as veggie/skunky in most German beers. Brown color, beige head, fair lace. Starts easy, light sweet and caramel. But then it has a bite. Quite hoppy bitter and herbal. Long lasty finish. Biting in my tongue at the front and sticky in the back. rauchbier (3891) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2006
Bottle, at the brewpub, October 2006. Deep copper bronze, good off white head and moderate condition. Gentle roast barley and caramel sweetness in the nose. Sweet and malty with hints of chocolate powder bitterness emerge in the mouth, low fruity sweet finish with a lingering chocolate note.