Brewed by Heineken Italia
Style: Doppelbock
Milano, Italy


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Birra Moretti La Rossa is a double bock beer produced using high quality 100% malted barley, giving it a rich sweet taste and an intense fragrance of roasted malt. The amber colour that characterizes the beer, comes from kind of malt used in the recipe (malt is dried, roasted barley). Another key ingredients is hops, the variety used is particularly aromatic, giving a characteristic bitter aftertaste and a delicate fragrance to the beer. The Master Brewers advise a service temperature between 10° and 12° C.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrSilverworm (6278) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 27, 2014
11.2oz bottle, from Party Town. Clear brownish red color. Pours with a nice thin khaki head. Leaves decent, thicker lace. Medium to bigger body, lightly slick. Smooth, moderate strength carbonation. Close to being creamy, pretty full. Moderate bready, dark fruity aromas. Moderate to bigger sweet taste, with a light lagery bite. Solid doppelbock, but light macro type lager bite holds it back.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ads135 (2890) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - FEB 10, 2014
Its an okay doppelbock. Not as sweet as the average of the style, but it has a nice mild finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
eRock_2013 (212) - South Carolina, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Well I might as well continue my Italian streak this evening, at least this doppelbock is a nice change-up from the overload of pale lagers I've sampled today. Has a solid appetizing burgundy brown appearance with a good head and lacing, aroma is light but flavorful with dark fruit and roasty malt. Taste is the same, although the alcohol notes are not masked so well. Also just a bit flat watery texture. On a positive note, the dark fruit flavor is very enjoyable, and the finish is clean. Decent example of the style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rauchbier (3598) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2014
Bottle, from Tesco, Cleethorpes. Deep red brown, thin shortlived off white head and gentle condition. Muted fruity berry notes and some roasted maltiness in the nose, more fruitiness in the mouth with a low dry bitterness and some alcoholic notes, more berry fruitiness in the finish with a low roasted bitterness, some earthiness and retronasal alcohol lingering.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gripweed57 (632) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - JAN 28, 2014
330 ml bottle. Pours a deep reddish brown color with a dense creamy beige head. Sharp, fruity toasted malt nose with notes of caramel and toasted walnuts. Upfront, sweet toasted malt has notes of brown bread and dried fruit. Later on, there is a chewy, wine-like character with obvious notes of alcohol. Some spicy resiny hops in finish. Overall, very full-bodied and flavorful and reminiscent of the Bavarian Doppelbock style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Brandon1989 (239) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 19, 2014
pours a rusty red color with a thick creamy head that left lots of lacing on the glass. the aroma is brown bread and malts. the taste is is malty and bready. also, you do pick up the alcohol in this one. not a terrible beer, but i did not care for it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Funkatrocious (96) - - JAN 3, 2014
Pour from bottle at MSP airport. Pours amber with just off white head malty and not that great ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cerbier (186) - - JAN 1, 2014
0,3l Flasche. Rötlich-braun mit wenig Schaum, sehr viel Kohlensäure, leicht malzig im Geschmack.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tonkun (843) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Tap. Dark brown pour with a big offwhite head. Candy, brown sugar, herb, toast. Light carbonation with smooth and light body. Slightly syrupy finish

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
60minuteman (717) - Frazer, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 25, 2013
UPDATED: APR 8, 2014 Bottle. Dark candy, bread, malt flavors. Slight roast. Starchy, sweet, malty, short duration

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