Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Dunkler Bock
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 203   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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."

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
rikstar (2129) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DutchMark (354) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Icedwarf (1230) - Etten-Leur, NETHERLANDS - NOV 7, 2014
Bruin bier met schuim. Smaak is licht bitter, niet zoet en krachtig. Het enige Heineken bier wat wel goed smaakt. En van de betere bokbieren.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gijssie (1) - Alkmaar, NETHERLANDS - OCT 9, 2014 does not count
2014. Waterig met vrij scherpe anijs of pepermuntachtige smaak. Wel zoet maar geen bitter

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Franksv6 (816) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - OCT 3, 2014
Dark brown beer with a white head. Tastes like yeast, wheat, sugar and. Aftertaste is way too sweet. Easy to drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jeroenhensen (233) - Dongen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 26, 2014
Voor een Heineken een prima biertje. Helaas blijft dit biertje redelijk oppervlakkig. Te zoet ook

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kita (1871) - Koper, SLOVENIA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle, 0.33l. Clear ruby brown color with medium tan-like creamy head and average sparkling appearance. Aroma of herbs, caramel, roasted malt and dark fruits. Taste starts with very sweet caramel, toffee and notes of burnt sugar, follows by some fruity acidity, mild spicy mouthfeel and light hoppy finish. Medium body, oily texture and soft carbonation in palate. Sweet as a hell, on the other hand first good Heineken beer...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Alengrin (4458) - BELGIUM - AUG 19, 2014
Industrial example of Dutch Dunkelbock, launched every year in october like the tradition prescribes. Beige, delicate, sticky head, deep copper red colour; caramelly aroma, wheat, banana, plums. Velvety soft palate, somewhat sugary but at first subtle sweetness, sourihs hint, chocolate touch; sweet and somewhat cloying finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Headbanger (3803) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAY 1, 2014
Bottle (Old Notes-Label says Tarwebok)-Pours a dark brown with a nice beige head. Aroma of sweetness, malt, caramel, and fruits. Taste of the same with some banana and clove coming thru as well. This medium bodied brew is not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DJoer (1169) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 18, 2014
Medium brown mokka head, black with red glow clearish colour, sweet caramel malty smell, sweet caramel malty taste a bit glucose medium bitter and carbonation liquorise taste

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