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Brewed by Brauhaus Faust zu Miltenberg
Style: Doppelbock
Miltenberg am Main, Germany

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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sdmmb (713) - USA - JUN 28, 2014
Drunk from 0,5 l bottle bought near Bamberg. Strong dark bock beer. Alcohol strength very noticeable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Frank (2761) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 1, 2014
If you like big, raisiny doppelbocks this will be right up your alley. It pours a clear dark amber and goes to being headless after about a minute. Nose is sort of a boozy bit of raisin and malt syrup. This is thick and sweet on the tongue w/ very gentle carbonation. Definitely, this is a slow sipper even though it is in the same range of strength as an IPA. I am not sure if it is by design or if I got an old bottle but this has a pleasant oxidized malt character, the nuttiness of which helps bring out some toffee flavors. The finish is long and sweet w/ a slight coffee-like note emerging at the very end. Ultimately, this is a bit sweeter than I’d prefer even for the style but it does have a nice, complex malt profile and it’s hard to ask for that much more, a pure malt-bomb for those who just cannot get enough.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ludhaber (62) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 29, 2014
This Doppelbock is fine example of the type. The aroma is sweet with some very slight candy and vanilla notes. The mouthfeel is very nice with smooth buttery texture. The flavor is sweet without being overpowering. Some hop acidity helps keep the malt in check.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bigben873 (132) - Virginia, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Caramel Aroma, brown clear color; smooth malty finish; a fine doppelbock. - March Madness 2014

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wlajwl (3764) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Aroma is yeast, bread, malts and mild/medium nuttiness. The flavor is caramel, light bread, fruit, malts and a mild/medium sweet/slightly alcoholic finish.

2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (6970) - Illinois, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Miltenberger. Swing top bottle. Fizzy brown/red pour. Smells like malt liquor, tangy fruits, noble hop, booze. Way tooo tangy nose. Flavor is beter. slightly metallic, lots of foruts, caramel, still boozy, thim. Just not a great example of the style.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Maria (10129) - Thisted, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2013
It’s mahogany with a small dense head. The aroma has notes of caramel, nuts, fruit, light yeast and burnt sugar. The sweet flavor has notes of roasted malt, caramel, fruits, nuts and burnt sugar and a weak touch of alcohol in the very end. The balance is wonderful.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevnic2008 (7652) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUL 22, 2012
Good and roasty, but just a tad on the thin side. Spontaneously delicious.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34282) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 27, 2011

Bottle 500ml. w. swing top @ home.

Clear medium to dark amber colour with a large, frothy to creamy, initial speaking, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy malty, bread, caramel, malty, tart berry notes. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration, nutty, caramel, bread, alcohol warm notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110911]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Koelschtrinker (9998) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - JUN 16, 2011
Süßer und wässriger Malzantrunk. Das etwas lasche Malz steht hier im Vordergrund und wird im Mittelteil zwar stärker, trotzdem wirkt der wässrige Charackter mit. Dieser wird nur nach und abgeschüttelt, leicht hopfig geht es in den nun würzigen Abgang der wiederum stärker als der Mittelteil, aber für ein Doppelbock doch zu mild ist. Test vom 17.1.2008, Gebinde: Glasflasche Noten: 6,8,9,11,6,10 - 9,10


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