Held-Bräu Dunkles Bauernbier

Held-Bräu Braunbier

Brewery: Held-Brau

Style: Dunkles
dark brown
Head: dense tan

malty but a hint of hops
full-bodied, low carbonation
a big malty flavor, some chocolate
Finish: clean, dry
on tap at the brewery

Impression: Another case of high expectations not being quite met but that’s more my fault in this case than perhaps the beer’s.  Expecting a more typical dry fruity brew, this is more a true Dunkles more common in Munich. In this case, it was a very nice example of the style, with a rich malty flavor nicely mixed with a bit of chocolate. The finish was surprisingly dry and made one want to linger to drink more.

Next beer or back to the beer list.

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