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Heineken Tarwebok

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Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Dunkler Bock
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands

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RATINGS: 191   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised. Keg: Filtered.
Available in the Netherlands as Tarwebok, and in the USA as Special Dark.
Ingredients: Water, barley, wheat and hops.
"Traditionally brewed and drunk in autumn, this aromatic, strong beer has a full-bodied, spicy taste derived from unique malts made with roasted spring barley and wheat."


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZeppelinNL (29) - NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2015
One of my favorite bockbeers. I look forward to seeing this one on the shelves every year.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bax (1240) - Hasselager, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 26, 2015
(bottle 26/03-2015) low beige head, clear dark red brown color, medium co2, rather malty taste. BB date mrt 16.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
markextrae (1558) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 9, 2015
beer i forgot to rate, darker brown colour with a ruby shad, caramel malts, caramel sweetness, rye, dark fainted ripe red fruits, chemical sweetness,

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (5226) - Halden, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2015
Deep dark ruby color with a fine tan head. Good lacing. Nutty, toffee, mild roasty and some dried fruits in the aroma. Medium + body. Tad sweet and a moderate bitterness. Average to soft carbonation. A bit oily texture. Toffee, nutty, some roasted notes, caramel and fruity flavor. Decent nice dutch bock.
[Bottle from a local grocery store in Utrecht, Netherland]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
haddon90 (1557) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 17, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear, copper color with a very thin head. Brown sugar aroma with a thick, malty presence. Very malty flavor with some caramel and brown sugar notes. Not terrible, but a typical Heineken brew.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PlutonowyMan (74) - POLAND - JAN 1, 2015
Pretty good beer. Head not very strong, creamy. Aroma: sweet and gentle coffee. The flavor is "thick", slightly bitter, caramel and a little coffee. Drink a light and pleasant.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
coldbrewky (1487) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - DEC 11, 2014
Ah the super sweet taste of syrupy mash. Sparsedroopy fingers of lace drool back into rhe deep maple syup amber of the beer. Nose of dark sugar. Up front spice covered in syrupy malts that eventually subdue it. Short overall body. Finish is abrubt.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mjik83 (796) - - DEC 4, 2014
************************************************** + Matig Niet mijn smaak ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
rikstar (1142) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 16, 2014
De ingedikte versie van het oud bruin. Wat een verschrikkelijk en emotieloos spul. Suiker vergisten kan iedereen. Goed bier maken niet, dat is wel te merken aan dit wanproduct.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DutchMark (223) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2014
Ok bock. Too sugary sweet in the aftertaste to be realy good. Flavor is nice overripe fruit, sweet malts, roasted malts and bitter hops. Sticky oily texture.


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