Brewed by Gulpener Bierbrouwerij
Style: Dunkler Bock
Gulpen, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
A ruby coloured bock brewed for Autumn.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Xstream (214) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 8, 2013
Amber brown color, not much foam. Flavor is light toasted malts with caramel, ripe sweet fruit and some spiciness with clove and a mild bitter, medium dry, finish. Nice bock!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
blackisle (1291) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - OCT 6, 2013
UPDATED: JAN 9, 2014 Very fruity aroma, syrup, brown sugar, roasty, herbs, soy sauce, clear deep redbrown color, creamy tan head with bubbles, creamy retention, smooth bittersweet that continues in the finish which is a bit more bitter, roastiness and fruity tones stay. [140109] slightly rerated with 0.1 up.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Abijen (2075) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2013
Pours a brown red clear beer with good creamy white head. Smells malts, nuts. Tastes malts, nuts and grass. Thin body, sticky texture and an average carbo. Finish bitter and abrupt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Slaz (57) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2013
Pours red-brown with a low white head. Tastes mildly bitter and sweet with a hint of fruit. A very enjoyable bock, one of the best if you ask me!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bonkiedeaap (461) - Leerdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2013
Bought a bottle at the supermarket. The beer is brown with clear ruby red tones. The head has a cream color, is large and the beer has lively CO2. The aroma is fruity and slightly spicy. The taste is very complex with tones of fruit sirup and spices, artisan laurel and drop experience. The finish is full and sweet with a hoppy bitter at the end. A nice Bock, at least better than Bavaria but not better than Amstel.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DwarfeD (1793) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2013
30 cl bottle at home. Ruby/amber brown with a quickly disappearing slightly off-white head. Medium body with ditto carbonation. Caramel, red fruits and some hops. Sweet and sour with a bitter finish. Not the best bock.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevnic2008 (9992) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - AUG 18, 2013
Ruby brown color with a short lived lightbrown head. The aroma are mostly roasted malty but also chocolate after a while.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Welley_Alves (227) - Sao Paulo, BRAZIL - JUL 20, 2013
Ótima dunkle Bock grega. Cor escura com media formação de espuma, aroma maltado intenso, frutas secas. Na boca gosto frutado, notas de coco, algo fenólico. Final longo, com aquecimento alcoólico no fim. Ótima breja! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrunoVille (50) - BRAZIL - JUL 18, 2013
Líquido traslúcido de cor marrom como chá mate. Bem pouca formação de creme de cor bege de baixa persistencia. Carbonatação leve. Aroma reúne basicamente malte, caramelo e nitas de tostado. O sabor é praticamente igual mas com algumas sutilezas que não consegui identificar. Corpo médio. Boa breja. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
OllieBBommel (1286) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2013
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2014 Bottle@tasting (2000), 30 cl. Head: quick shrinking beige foam. Colour: ruby red. Aroma: almost none, glue. Taste: some bitter, sour. Palate: thin, medium CO2, light body. Overall: just for fun. *** 2014 edition *** Aroma has improved, but still not one of the best.

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