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Flensburger Dunkel | Flensburger Brauerei GmbH Und Co. KG

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3.66/5
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249 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Flensburger Brauerei GmbH Und Co. KG
Germany
flens.de

Style: Munich Dunkel Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 11-09-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#32,766
Reviews:
132
Ratings:
249
pDev:
13.11%
Bros Score:
3.72
 
 
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10
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Ratings: 249 |  Reviews: 132
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4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of NCMatt
3.19/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

This is a made in Germany Dunkel Lager. I might have set my expectations for this beer too high. I poured from the bottle into the appropriate glasswear and noticed it was a little lighter than I was expecting. Not an issue though. The smell is weak, but the notes you'd expect are more or less present. Taste wise, it was seriously lacking. Just like the smell, the flavor was also mute. Mouthfeel was watery at best. Very drinkable though. I found myself downing the bottle in about half the time I would normally drink a glass of a similar style. If it was at a cheaper price point (my bottle set me back $3), this would make a killer party / session beer. Unfortunately, with price taken into consideration, I feel this beer relies heavily on the coolness of the bottle and not the merit of the liquid inside.

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Photo of JamieDuncan
3.68/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MPSTARR
3.67/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mercarood
3.83/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of edificio5
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JackieKu
3.03/5  rDev -17.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of terry33
3.94/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ovaltine
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Part-D
3.71/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of KellieCake
4.36/5  rDev +19.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ckollias
4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Artemas
4.56/5  rDev +24.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I just Love this beer

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Photo of Davideo
3.85/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of scratch69
3.78/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bigdood33
3.37/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tbryan5
3.42/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of thewilliamhart
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of JKG
4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of nowhere_native
3.68/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of Ozzylizard
4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

330 mL bottle dated 11.21.15 at 45 degrees into a snifter
Aroma of roasted malt
Head large (5.5 cm, aggressive pour), light brown, frothy, diminishing to 3 mm ring and layer
Lacing poor – few islands of medium bubbles
Body medium amber, clear
Flavor begins and ends with slightly sweet roasted malt; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate medium, slightly creamy, soft carbonation

Appearance 3.75, Aroma 4.25, Flavor 4, Palate 3.5, Overall 4

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Photo of TheMissingDrink
3/5  rDev -18%

Smooth and malty, but a little metallic. Not quite there flavour wise. Hops are almost non existent, and there’s an earthy yeast note on top of the metal. I don’t think I’d have it again.

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3.24/5  rDev -11.5%

Photo of AlexAfonin
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of J_Dub
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Flensburger Dunkel from Flensburger Brauerei GmbH Und Co. KG
Beer rating: 3.66 out of 5 with 249 ratings
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