Brewed by Brouwerij Emelisse
Style: Heller Bock
Kamperland, Netherlands
Serve in Dimpled mug, Stein


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Share this beer with friends!
A spring Bock, brewed once a year. Brewed with munchener and vienna malts. Simcoe en Amarillo hops WLP 838 yeast.

dreadnord's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dreadnord (1013) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 22, 2012
Pours deep copper with ruby red hues. Small if not non existent head. Nose is grass, pilsner malts, caramel and rain. Taste is bitter up front with a little sweet to balance. Mouthfeel is smooth, soft and creamy. Medium to heavy body and medium aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
mjik83 (755) - - DEC 5, 2014
- Alcoholpercentage van 7,5% - Smakelijk biertje destijds gedronken - Complimenten aan de brouwerij- en brouwmeester - Nog geen topper, maar wel de hoge waardering die verdiend is ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DutchMark (203) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2014
Very good as you can expect from this brewer. Nice hazy deep orange with a small head and medium carbonation. nice development of flavors. It starts rich slightly sweet with lots of malt and overripe fruit and goes to a long dry finish with resinous bitter hops.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (8819) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 14, 2014
Bottle. Pours orange/amber color. Aroma is hoppy and bread. Bitter/dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koelschtrinker (11518) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - AUG 20, 2014
Hopfig getreidiger Antrunk, mild bitter. Dabei steigert sich die Bitterkeit in Mittelteil, der Hopfen wird grasig. Dezent blumig, sehr rund. Gut! 11/11/11/12/11/12

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
esp0r (2165) - NORWAY - JUN 5, 2014
Sample at Haand 2014
Copper hazy, white head. Smell of hay, caramel, dark fruits and dark malts. Moderate to medium sweet, super fruity of malts, some dark malts and fruity hops, even some citrus. Medium bitter finish. Awsome bock!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (13239) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 4, 2014
Bottle 330ml (BB 01/2015)
Thanks bierkoning! Hazy amber color, good beige head. Citrus, fruits, pineapple in the hoppy nose. Also hints of yeast. Medium-bodied. Tropical fruity and grapefruity hoppy flavor. Traditionally Dutch bocks are ales but this is a lager which tastes like an ale. Certainly new generation, American style "doublebock", lots of citrusy-fruity hops in this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (5082) - Halden, NORWAY - JUN 3, 2014
Appearance: Copper color with a white head. Ok lacing.
Aroma: Bready, citric and fruity.
Palate: Medium body. Tad sweet and an ok bitterness. Average carbonation.
Taste: Caramel malty, fruity and a fine citric hoppy tail.
Overall impression: Fresh and easy drinkable. Unusual nice bock.
Personal stats: On tap @ Haand 14 in Drammen, Norway

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JulienHuxley (3605) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - APR 13, 2014
On tap at PRNH meibock festival. Hazy orange copper pour with white head. Aroma is hoppy, resinous & tropical notes, caramel, nice malty notes. Taste is sweet, nice fruity hoppiness, resinous hoppiness, tropical fruit juice, caramel, bitter. Palate is medium bodied, light-med carbonation. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
androman (638) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - APR 12, 2014
33cl bottle @ home. Hazy copper amber color, minimal but long lasting beige head. Aroma honey, biscuit, flower, malt, with citrus and grapefruit in the flavor, also yeasty. Taste medium sweetness, medium to heavy bitterness. Full body, sticky texture, average carbonation, moderated medicine bitter finish, refreshing. It’s like a good IPA, I hardly believe it’s a bock. So far the best in the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DwarfeD (1296) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - APR 11, 2014
33cl bottle at home from BierNavigatie. Pale dark orange with a small white soapy head. Medium body with light to moderate carbonation. Bitter with some sweet tones and a very bitter aftertaste. Hops, grapefruit, citrus and herbs. A decent IPA’ish bock.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50