andrewboss (137) - New York, USA - JUL 26, 2007
UPDATED: AUG 18, 2007 Bottle... wonderful dark color with a light brown head. Superb aroma! Tons of character in the mouthfeel with a bitter finish. One of my favorite beers. Hugely underrated, in my opinion. Grzesiek79 (4279) - Radom, POLAND - FEB 27, 2012
rotten eggs, cheese, citrus, basement aromas, brown, cloudy, rocky head, medium sweetness, very bitter, medium sourness, full body, creamy, astringent, bitter, crossovert (12670) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 16, 2011
It ours a dark brown with a foamy off-white/tannish head that dissipates quickly with little lacing.
It smells really good. It has some caramel and cocoa underneath a fine blast of earthy, herbal noble hops. It stings the nostrils almost, very therapeutic in the smell.
The taste is not quite as amazing but it is a solid Dunkel. IT is sweet, rich, and chocolatey with some caramel and a nice subtle noble hop bite.
It is easy to drink, would be good on a hot summers day and a sweet but refreshing beverage.
Serving type: bottle
Reviewed on: 02-20-2011 23:13:33 Quack-Duck (9484) - Down South, GERMANY - OCT 7, 2007
bottle. Dark reddish-brown colour, large and very persistent head, quite creamy. Full-bodied and malty, slighlty sweet with lovely bitter hops as a contrast. Hints of chocolate and coffee. Bitter-sweet character - brilliant! BREWMUSKCLES (2673) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 21, 2011
a nice farm fresh malted barley aroma welcomes you to a flavor of peppery hops and the flavor of the aroma that tempted you. Dark tasting with dried raisin and prune just wafting in and out. a vine like bitterness substantial and stinging rye finishes after some sweetness. a hint of iodine. a classic.
larsniclas (7040) - Billdal, SWEDEN - SEP 24, 2004
Dark amber with a fruity aroma.
A roasted flavour with notes of chocolate. Darkover (1538) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 4, 2008
Brown with a dark beige head. Aroma of sweet, toasted, grainy malts. Flavor of toasted and caramel malts. Full bodied. ogreface (1390) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 7, 2009
Vöröses barna sör bézs színű terjedelmes habbal.Illata erősen karamellás de nem igazán édeskés.Íze kellemesen komlós,kesernyés az égetett cukor zamatával vegyítve.Utóíze keserédes,hosszan tartó.Vigyázat,erősen itatja magát! vmilaxer29 (412) - Virginia, USA - MAR 28, 2012
Quickly dissipating head over light brown body with a reddish tint. Pleasant roasted malt smell. Roasted malts also has a grassy, bitter hops taste. Like roasted malts over a pilsner with a few sweet notes in the mix. I liked it very much. beaconstreet (811) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 6, 2004
Much more delicious than the normal Brou Czech ("Kumbruak", the pilsener). As a sidenote, how do they get to claim in their pseudonym that they are Czech Beer, all in their entirety? Hah. Very little head. Well made for mass production. Caramel flavor, but like a dry tasting caramel beer. Nice glimmering red-brown color.