Warsteiner Premium Dunkel | Warsteiner Brauerei

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Warsteiner Premium DunkelWarsteiner Premium Dunkel

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Warsteiner Brauerei

Style: Munich Dunkel Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-26-2001

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Aroma is typical of lager with some roasted malts. Cereals. Simple aroma and straightforward. For a lager, the aroma is intense. Not use to this strong aroma. Taste is dominated by roasted malts. The bitterness is timid. Very refreshing as a lager should be! Nice taste. I was not expecting this good... its better than what I anticipated. A nice beer for day-to-day drinking.

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Served in Warsteiner Mug.

A- Pours a light Chestnut color, with very froth bubbly head that lingers leaving little to no lacing.

S- Malty, Yeasty.

T- Not much there. I guess you could say its "dark beer" thats about it.

M- not thick at all, very thin. Med-High carbonation.

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Warsteiner Premium Dunkel from Warsteiner Brauerei
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