anders37 (20831) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 7, 2010
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft @ Orland Park, IL location. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma with some grainy hints. Sweetish malty fruity flavor with hints of caramel and some weak hints of chocolate. Has a sweetish malty caramel finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.
Travlr (18602) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 17, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 7/20
Draft. Clear brown color, thin bright white edge head. Aroma of caramel and light spice. Taste is spiced caramel.
Tmoney99 (12719) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 2, 2006
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at S.D. location. Clear brown color with an average frothy off-white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Light toasted nutty malt aroma. Light to medium body with a smooth texture. Medium balanced bitter sweet flavor with the same medium finish of average duration.
bu11zeye (12400) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 14, 2006
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught) Pours a dark amber body with a moderate off-white head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, and herbs. Flavor of chocolate, caramel, nuts, toasted malt, and mild hops.
jcwattsrugger (11751) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - FEB 15, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap-pours copper with an offwhite head. Aroma is sweet medium malt-toffee/chocolate, some earthy. Taste is sweet medium malt-toffee/chocolate, some earthy hops.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - AUG 18, 2008
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Name: Brother Benedict’s Bock
Source: Brewpub, Madison
Appearance: clear dark amber, wispy dirty white head, streaks of lace,
Aroma: light sweet malt aroma,
Flavor: rich malt flavor, toasted malt, earthy bitterness, hint of dark caramel sweetness, something strange in the background that I can’t identify or decide if I like
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 9/20
Dogbrick (10409) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 21, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Sample at the Creve Coeur, MO brewpub. The beer is a clear brownish-amber color with a medium thin light beige head that diminishes steadily. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Sweet toffee and malt aroma. Medium body with a sweet malty character and flavors of cocoa and nuts. The finish is sweet chocolate malt with a nutty finish. Average overall.
shrubber85 (9602) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 25, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Caramel malt and very light alcohol aroma. Amber color with small head. Sweet caramel malt flavor with light astringent finish. Decent - kind of a mellower version though.
DSG (9561) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 12, 2012
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Beer of the month club. As "Brother Benedict’s Bock". Clear dark amber-brown color with a medium beige head. Aroma of malt, caramel, some graininess and some toasty, nutty and dark fruit notes. Sweet caramelly malt flavor with some fruitiness and light toasty notes, finishes a bit drier. Light to medium-bodied.
deyholla (9255) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 6, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sampled from the tap at the St. Cloud location. Pours a clear amber brown with a tan head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of bread and a bit of roasted malts with s hint of chocolate. Flavor is mainly dark grains and roasted malts with a hint of chocolate.