Brewed by Alfa Bierbrouwerij
Style: Dunkler Bock
Schinnen, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 109   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
This ruby red beer is brewed in limited quantities in the autumn for the winter months. Specially selected malt varieties give Alfa Bokbier its strong taste. The alcohol percentage is 6.5% by volume. Alfa Bokbier is best enjoyed at a temperature of 9/10°C.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TBone (14175) - Pori, FINLAND - DEC 15, 2009
Bottled (30cl, BB 10/2010)
Courtesy of bierkoning, tnx Edo!
Clear, dark amber color, decent beige head. Slightly cardboardish, caramelly nose with banana type sweetness. Decent body and quite clean flavor. Caramel, some alcohol, low bitterness. Malty and balanced. Not too bad, more pleasant than their Lente Bok.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dutchbeerpages (1842) - Wilnis, NETHERLANDS - OCT 23, 2009
I didn’t expect much of this beer but I am pleasantly surprised. Nice and coppery color, tastes a little groundy with some alcohol and hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pivnizub (9302) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - MAR 13, 2009
Bottle: Copper coloured, big beige pillowy head, that slowly collapses; sweetish dark-.malty and bisquity nose; moderate sweetish-bitter flavour, relatively light bodied; toasted malt and some restrained bitterness in the sweet caramelly finish. Rather unspectacular, but pleasant Dutch Bock............

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (38879) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2009
Bottle 30cl. @ [ Back2Bock Tasting ].
Clear medium to dark amber color with a average, frothy - creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caamel notes. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration, and a peppery finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20081115]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10347) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - DEC 23, 2008
Clear amber with medium off white head. Sweet aroma with toasted maltand toasted malt. Sweet flavour with roasted malt, caramel and fruity notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MiP (14447) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - DEC 6, 2008
Bottle, 6.5%. Weak bready aroma. Clear dark amber colour. Very small head. The flavour is nicely malty with a little brown sugar. Good peppery notes, well-balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (35101) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 26, 2008
30 cL bottle. Pours clear and dark brown and golden with a white head. Mild roasted malty and slight cornish aroma. Sweet roasted malty flavoured. Lingering sweet malty and mild spiced. Sweet finish with a nice roasted smoothness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Straling (364) - Hoensbroek, NETHERLANDS - NOV 21, 2008
Bottle 30cl. Pours a clear deep red colour with a normal size head and loads of great carbonation. Smell is very fruity and sweet, some nuts also there. Very good taste, well balanced malts and fruits. Goes down very warm, nice and pleasantly.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thewolf (11493) - Kolding, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2008
Bottle. [thank you, bierkoning]
Pours lovely ruby-red with a medium, frothy, off-white head. Aroma has light caramel, some citric hops with a light smoky note. Highish carbonation, fine mouthfeel. Flavour is a bit metallic, some sweet malts. Lots of dryness and a light fruitiness. Quite hoppy finish. Okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sayravai (4691) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 28, 2008
(Bottled, drank at about 15C) Clear, dark amber with a smallish, firm head. Aroma of caramel and some roasted malt, with a hint of sourness and smoke. Sweetish-malty, caramely flavor with some alcohol presence, and dried fruit. Almost medium body with quite smooth carbonation. A simple, but smooth and reasonably balanced bock with not too much sweetness.

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