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DAB Original - Dortmunder Actien Brauerei / DAB

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BA SCORE
74
okay

543 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 543
Reviews: 336
rAvg: 3.23
pDev: 16.1%
Wants: 9
Gots: 27 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dortmunder Actien Brauerei / DAB visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Dortmunder / Export Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: pezoids on 02-20-2002

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

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2.57/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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3.12/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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2.71/5  rDev -16.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

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2.89/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

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3.35/5  rDev +3.7%
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3.7/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.52/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Format: a giant, plain white can (1L) which is always good. Bit tacky otherwise. Was a special that came with a DAB stein glass.

Appearance: poured out a clear light yellow with chunky carbonation across the profile. A one-finger white head fluffs up and lasts for quite some time before dropping to a creamy, thick cap. Looks pretty good.

Aroma: smells a bit better than your standard lager - grass hops with biscuit malts and a bready quality. Some cereal grain and earth.

Taste: follows the nose to the letter. Grass hops, biscuit malts, grain and earth. Quite a light flavour, but that's kind of what you want with a lager.

Aftertaste: the flavours fade pretty quickly, with a slight hop bitterness lasting.

Mouth feel: light- to-moderate in body with a moderate carbonation to bring the flavour through. Works pretty well.

Overall: not a bad lager at all. A bit better than your usual American Adjunct Lager for instance. Quite enjoyable in the 1L stein glass. Okay for AU$53 a case of 24 x 330mL.

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DAB Original from Dortmunder Actien Brauerei / DAB
74 out of 100 based on 543 ratings.