Homer321 (4603) - Melboring, Florida, USA - SEP 6, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Dark, dark brown with a ruby highlight. Rich chocolate aroma with a touch of caramel. Taste falls nothing short of a sweet, chocolate bliss. Slight roast, very, very slight. Serves to dry out and balance the sweet malts. A wonderful Schwarzbier.
hallinghansen (3025) - Odense SV, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ Champions League night. Clear brownish body with a medium offwhite head. Aroma is sweet malt, caramel, herbs. Flavour is malt, caramel. Light bitter aftertaste.
SVD (1824) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
0.5L swing top botle, Dark cola like coloured beer with a light beige head. Aroma of malts, taste is medium sweet, almost no bitterness, overall a very nice beer.
Christian (13285) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the brewery - served in a krug. Near black, with a lasting off-white head. Malty aroma with licorice, toffee and caramel and a hint of dusty grain. Sweetish licorice malty flavour with herbal hops and a decent bitter finish
stouby (4569) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at the brewery in a mug. Dark brown with a beige head. Aroma medium malty (caramel, roasted,, chocolate). Flavor light to medium sweet and bitter. medium body. nice..
BeerViking (4521) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle bought in Bamberg, dark red-black with a thick beige head, cocoa and a little port wine on the nose, more cocoa plus toasty malt and burnt barley on the palate. Fairly dry. An interesting take on Schwarzbier.
Wanja (771) - GERMANY - JUL 13, 2013
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
0.5 l bottle from Brauhaus, Bamberg... Intensive malty aroma of chocolate and coffee... Sweet black beer flavor... Average ending...
OllieBBommel (1531) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 13, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2014 Tap@Klosterbräu, Bamberg.
Head: beige foam.
Colour: clear, black.
Aroma: vague hops, malt.
Taste: mild bitter with some sour.
Palate: mild, bitter sour finish, low CO2.
omikr0n (898) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 8, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the brewpub. Black (probably, it was in a mug) with tan head. Aroma is roasty, malty, hint of bananas and smoke. Flavor is roasty and malty, hint of smoke.
evergreen0199 (3244) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at Klosterbrau, Bamberg, Germany. A dark brown coloured pour with a thin off white head on top. Smokey, malty aroma. Tastes slightly smokey, malty, slight bitterness.