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Starobrno Cerne (Black) | Pivovar Starbrno, A.S.

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Pivovar Starbrno, A.S.
Czech Republic | website

Style: Munich Dunkel Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by ernie on 06-16-2006

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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 9
Reviews by rulisekmartin:
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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of ernie
3.97/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Color dark ruby, definitely not black. If you're sorry to hear it, cheer up: your reward is here, in aroma and taste.

Smell nutty-roasty, with grainy notes. Medium level of carbonation. Majestic head that slowly disappears leaving elaborate lace.

Start malty a bit sweetish, body full of roasted malts, dried fruit, chocolate and a very modest amount of hops. Aftertaste chocolatey, crying for more.

A real delight. Very good Czech beer.

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Photo of atis
3.77/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

500 ml bottle from Riga

Pours dark amber with dense and effervescent head that fades to dense patches of foam at the top, patchy lacing. Aroma is bready, hints of sweetish nuts and roasted, later in the glass reminds of coffee.

Taste is clean, light sweet and roasted malt, dark chocolate and quite prominent hop bitterness in the long lasting aftertaste. Mouthfeel is light with more than average carbonation.

Overall, I enjoyed this beer quite a lot.

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Photo of Faune
3.77/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Presentation- Green 500 ml bottle with freshness date on the back label.

A- Nice, thick, coarse tan head, leaves a little bit of lace. The color was dark deep brown. When held up to the light you see it is dark ruby red with a few streams of tiny bubbles.

S- Malty sweetness, Roasted nuts, fruity.

T- Sweet, rich, malty, dark chocolate, some hops, and a slightly bitter finish.

M- Smooth, light-medium bodied, little carbonation.

D- The bottom line is that this is a pleasant and easy beer to enjoy

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Photo of Evil_Pidde
3.92/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Pour is dark with hints of red. Small head with no lace.

S: Dark dried fruits, for example plums. Floral and bitter hops. Roasted sweet malt.

T: Very like the smell but a bit drier. A chocoalte note as well.

M: Aftertaste is long and bitter. Body as well as carbonation is medium.

D: A really nice Munich Dunkel Lager.

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of gcpxavier
3.89/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

It´s a good beer with a light chocolate taste and a very satisfied drinkability. Is the exact taste you expected from a Czech beer.

If you which a beer to drink in a cold night this is a great choice.

In the right temperature about 8 to 10º C his taste appears well.

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Starobrno Cerne (Black) from Pivovar Starbrno, A.S.
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