Brewed by Gulpener Bierbrouwerij
Style: Dunkler Bock
Gulpen, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 132   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
A ruby coloured bock brewed for Autumn.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RW80 (1324) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - NOV 1, 2014
0.33L bottle. Appearance: clear reddish brown with a light tanned head. of 2 fingers Aroma:Caramel, alcohol Taste: Slightly too Sweet with mainly malt , caramel and cereal grain up front before it fiishes with a sweet bitterness with some rosasted malts and alcohol. thin - medium body and lively carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Franksv6 (578) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - OCT 25, 2014
Clear dark brown beer with a white head that quickly goes away. Smells like caramel . Taste is caramel , chocolate and coffee. Aftertaste is sweet / bitter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Mainuh_man (258) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 7, 2014
0.33L bottle. Pours clear brown with a light tan head. Aromas of caramel, cherry, alcohol and iron. Mild sweetness with decent malt flavors or caramel and cereal grain. Not much in the middle, then finishes with bitter roasted malt and herby hop flavors. Medlum-light body with a thin mouthfeel and active carbonation. Overall, only mediocre profile overall. Some ok aromas and flavors, but not that well-balanced and nothing really standing out.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maarten1993 (513) - - OCT 2, 2014
Drank with ’Kees Huub’ at Riks place in Molenhoek 27-9-2014. The best supermarket-bok for me. Nice look, brown with perfect foam. Okay taste. Sweet, ’warm’, pleasant. A bit flat, but still nice.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ZodiacM (340) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 24, 2014
Ik heb lekkere biertjes gedronken van Gulpener, maar deze valt daar niet onder. mooi donkerroodbruin biertje met een snel verdwijnende schuimkraag. Weinig geur, en voor een bock weinig smaak. Weet niet voor wie dit gemaakt is, niet de bierliefhebber, maar de massa zal dit ook niet kunnen waarderen.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Nude_Warthog (1) - Royston, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2014 does not count
Don’t over analyse - just enjoy ! A superb full flavoured beer to be drunk when away from UK - although I’ve just bought a quantity in Holland to bring back home ! Yes, it’s that good !

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VincentKabel (263) - Haarlem, NETHERLANDS - AUG 11, 2014
A typical bock. Malty, Slightly roasted, some caramel and some hops with a sweet smooth finish. Dark in colour and a firm off-white head with some medium carbonation. Decent bock, not a great one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benzai (10633) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 31, 2014
Bottle @ home. Clear deep dark red to purple color, medium sized beige head. Smell and taste malts, some caramel, a hint of alcohol, slightly sweet-bitter and a hint of leaves. Average to medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (13600) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 21, 2014
Dark reddish-brown with a very large head. Aroma has caramel, touch of alcohol and a little bit of diacetyl. Taste is nice - toasty, sweet, nutty, fresh malt, alcohol late, breadcrust and toasted seeds and all that bocky good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Satyroneto (223) - BRAZIL - MAR 10, 2014
Cor rubi escuro, brilhante, com espuma bege de média/alta formação e média persistência com bom lacing; Aroma de pão doce e maçã; Sabor doce de frutas vermelhas (maçã e cereja) com um final amargo discreto que equilibra um pouco a bebida que ainda deixa um retrogosto com algum dulçor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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