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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Our winter seasonal, the Fisherman’s Navigator is a German-style doppel-bock of exceptional quality, flavors and body. With a toasty biscuit-like malt backbone, it’s unlike any beer you’ve had while managing to remain strictly within a centuries old style.

This years Doppelbock style lager has no spices as it did last year but offers a spectacular mouthful of flavor. EXCEPTIONAL!! Ready Nov 1st


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
robgibbens (419) - Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA - FEB 26, 2011
Cape Ann Fisherman’s Navigator pours a nice amber. The aroma is a bready chocolate. Taste is slightly bitter with a chocolatey aftertaste. Seems a little chalky on the finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zdk (1822) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 8, 2011
tap at barcade - dry caramel malts, some must. brown sugar. woody, some smoke and roast. well balanced.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SSKD814 (854) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 3, 2011
A- Body is a slightly murky uniformly translucent brown hue. Pours with no head. S- Milk chocolate, caramel, alcohol astringency, molasses. Nose is much more sweet than boozy-but both are there. T-Taste is pretty bland initially, a hint of cheap milk chocolate and a hint of alcohol-and well, thats pretty much it. A hint of caramel sweetness comes through in the middle with more mild alcohol. The finish is fairly clean and dry with the slightest hint of alcohol-a mild chocolate presence lingers. M- Medium to high carbonation and medium weight, thin, somewhat watery body. D- This brew fits the bill for dopplebock-but its a pretty mediocre one-and an above average brew overall. The alcohol isnt powerful in this brew-it just stands out because there isnt much flavor there. Still cool to try this local. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 11-11-2010 03:55:38

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
murphym45 (769) - New York, New York, USA - DEC 18, 2010
Tap @ Barcade. Brown/amber with a bit of haze and a touch of off white head. Woody aroma with some smoke and coffee. Taste is woody, malty, dry with a light bitterness. Easy drinking but nothing special.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5342) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - AUG 31, 2010
Amber pour with small watery head and lace. Caramel malt and light dried fruit. Sweet caramel malt and raisins. Medium bodied and a hint watery but good.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
harrisoni (14586) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2010
Bottle at Chriso’ Blue Mountains of Virginia tasting. Some syrup. Not a great double bock. Some syrup and milk choc flavours. Dryness on finish. It’s ok, but not the greatest

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (17079) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2010
22nd May 2010. ChrisOs ’Blue Ridge Mountains Of Virginia’ tasting! Clear amber beer. Semi dry palate. Light chocolate in the sweet malt. Pretty decent sweet malty beer - even a little port in there.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bhensonb (11979) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 15, 2010
Bottle from Half Time. Pours a clear ruby tinted color with a slight off-white head. Aroma is sweet and darkly fruity. Medium body with moderate carbonation. Flavor is not very sweet, a little grapey, and a fair amount hoppy. Finishes towards astringent and dry, but doesn’t quite get there. Pretty tasteful brew. Oh. There is malt through out, and it is nicely roasted. It just isn’t so dominant as in many doppelbocks.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 9, 2010

Bottle 12fl.oz. @ chrisos Back In The UK Tasting.

Clear medium amber color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caramel, vomit, brown sugar notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish fel is metalic - galvanized pipe. [20100522]

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
williamherbert (1356) - Syracuse, New York, USA - JUN 7, 2010
Aroma: Sugary malt, touch of corn syrup. The appearance is brown with an orange tinge in the light. No head. Flavor is a hint of alcohol to go with the malty sugar. Only the slightest of hops. Sweetened. Touch of cocoa powder and toffee. The palate is milky, thick and chewy. Perfect for taste. It’s mostly sweet but with a dry balance. Pretty good.


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