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König Ludwig Dunkel - Kaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG

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BA SCORE
84
good

118 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 118
Reviews: 47
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.33%
Wants: 8
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Munich Dunkel Lager |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-15-2002)
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patre_tim

China

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

09-14-2013 15:02:07 | More by patre_tim
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Nikxed58

New York

4.11/5  rDev +10.2%

Had this in a bottle and is my first Dunkel Lager, so I looked forward to drinking this. It met my expectations as a very solid beer.

A - pours a nice, clear amber similar to what you'd see in a darker ice tea. Formed a nice head that's a little tan. Even after a while, there is a nice residue from the head floating around. Really really beautiful.

S - smells of a bit a citrus and of overly ripe bananas. It's a fairly complex smell but it's a bit hard to differentiate all of them. I'm

T - tastes of that little bit of citrus mentioned earlier but not too much of bananas. There's also a very faint hoppy bitterness to it.

M - a nice full feeling even with tiny sips. Very pleasant.

O - a very good beer that, as my first Dunkel Lager, leaves a strong impression. I would come back to this over and over again as drinking this is a pleasant experience.

09-14-2013 07:40:43 | More by Nikxed58
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TasteFiend

Germany

4/5  rDev +7.2%

09-06-2013 14:50:37 | More by TasteFiend
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ronin926

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

09-04-2013 16:20:52 | More by ronin926
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ssgunbond

Belgium

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

08-28-2013 20:15:22 | More by ssgunbond
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pkenkman

Estonia

2.75/5  rDev -26.3%

08-25-2013 20:31:56 | More by pkenkman
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stampfler07

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

08-08-2013 02:39:18 | More by stampfler07
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burnstar

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

08-02-2013 01:53:33 | More by burnstar
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buddabuga

Oklahoma

4/5  rDev +7.2%

07-30-2013 22:42:28 | More by buddabuga
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Danny1217

Florida

4/5  rDev +7.2%

07-26-2013 04:53:38 | More by Danny1217
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Arborescence

Finland

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

07-22-2013 16:42:06 | More by Arborescence
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Bandi

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

07-19-2013 01:23:47 | More by Bandi
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metter98

New York

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

07-19-2013 01:19:41 | More by metter98
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BrianCuoz

New York

4/5  rDev +7.2%

07-13-2013 00:54:55 | More by BrianCuoz
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EdelweissDad

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-30-2013 21:35:10 | More by EdelweissDad
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IchLiebeBier

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

Appearance: Dark Chestnut body; medium head; long lasting

Aroma: roasted malt, dried fruit (figs), notes of coffee

Taste: Hoppy and slightly bitter; finishes slightly bitter

Remarks: Did not score A, T, S, M at that time; so please disregard those scores

06-15-2013 15:18:33 | More by IchLiebeBier
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greencovesteve

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-12-2013 23:39:04 | More by greencovesteve
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cambabeer

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-06-2013 16:13:17 | More by cambabeer
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drewface

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-06-2013 11:25:30 | More by drewface
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Oakenator

Pennsylvania

3.94/5  rDev +5.6%

A: Pours a cloudy yellow to brown. Almost dirty with lots of sediment. Good head at pour and chunky lacing. Really appealing.

S: Citrus, lemon, fresh.

T: More citrus. Light yet with some malt body. Yeast is definitely present.

M: Good balance of a light summer beer with some heavier malting to give it some body.

O: Really nice.

06-04-2013 21:14:33 | More by Oakenator
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Pookie

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-02-2013 19:12:32 | More by Pookie
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Beric

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-01-2013 13:00:58 | More by Beric
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herrburgess

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +7.2%

05-28-2013 16:58:32 | More by herrburgess
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ZachRusk

Ohio

4/5  rDev +7.2%

05-16-2013 19:06:21 | More by ZachRusk
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RD1163

California

3/5  rDev -19.6%

04-08-2013 04:50:23 | More by RD1163
König Ludwig Dunkel from Kaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG
84 out of 100 based on 118 ratings.