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Brewed by Privatbrauerei Höss der Hirschbräu
Style: Doppelbock
Sonthofen, Germany

bottled
common

on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 679   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Allgäuer Doppelbock.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnGalt1 (1434) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 13, 2016
Bottle picked up at the COOP over the weekend.. Pours pretty clear dark walnut brown with garnet highlights where the light gets through.. no real head or retention.. Deep bready toast with big boy maltiness that never verges on too sweet, though I do suspect the bottle spent too much time on a boat.. just seems a bit flat tasting across the board.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JPVMJPVM (55) - - DEC 31, 2015
Boa Bock, duppel, boa carbonatacao, leve amargor, espuma media, equilibrada mas um pouco fraca paara bock.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thomas_W1 (413) - Rastatt, GERMANY - DEC 14, 2015
Flasche 0,5l: Mahagoni, klar, kräftiger grobporiger Schaum; in der Nase sehr würzig, deutliche Röstaromen, dunkle Süße, dunkle Malzigkeit, Multivitaminsaft; im Körper kräftige Süße, dunkle Malzigkeit, Malzzucker, angenehme Würze, cremig, Röstaromen; im Nachgang zunehmend trockener, leichte Bitterkeit

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rand (1470) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 10, 2015
Bottle 500 ml from aldi - Gals (CH). Red brown beer with a fleeting cream head. Aromas of malt, roasted, chocolate, vanilla, cherry cordials, caramel, alcohol. The taste is soft, very malted, tasty with caramel, roasted, points of alcohol and acidulity. Bitter of roasted, alcohol and creamy malt for a soft and long finish. Excellent, cozy and warm.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hallinghansen (2650) - Odense SV, DENMARK - NOV 29, 2015
Bottle. Clear dark chestnut coloured body with a medium white head. Caramel, malt, metal. Not what I thought.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
martjoobolut (2620) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 18, 2015
Bottle (from SIP, Tallinn). Pours dark ruby-brown with beige head. The small head stays for some time. Aroma is sweet, caramel, candy, malt. Flavor follows the nose. Finish is burnt caramel bitter with some hops with alcohol burn. Carbonation is rather high. Overall: nice brew.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marduk (5402) - Reval, ESTONIA - NOV 14, 2015
500ml flip-top bottle. Clear deep copper color. Small size, beige head, stays. Sweet, caramel, bready, hidden hops in aroma. Sweet, caramel, raisins, bready, malty in taste. Sweet caramel in aftertaste. Soft carbonation. Nice hidden hops in palate. But still sweet and sticky.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MBlessing (705) - Württemberg, GERMANY - OCT 28, 2015
Braune Farbe Schaum ok, Geruch malzig würzig, Geschmack Karamell Malz leicht alkoholisch

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
djoeye (3148) - Tromsø, NORWAY - OCT 28, 2015
Look; tan-beige carpet on clear medium brown body. Aroma; chocolate, caramel, mocca, strong plum jam and solid brown malts. Taste; strong caramel, chocolate, plum jam, sweet roasted malts, berries - leading to a lingering sweet malty almondy finish. Good body, soft up carbonation. Overall a nice doppelbock on normal abv. [50cl beugelfles/swingtop bottle, abv7.2%, BB02.07.2016 #A183, B@Alko Muonio FI]

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mariuszek (936) - Gdynia, POLAND - OCT 22, 2015
Clear, chestnut color, thin head quickly dissipating to nil. Rich aroma of caramel, malt, plum, dried fruits, raisins and spices. Taste is malty, caramel sweet, dried fruits and spices again. Medium to low carbonation, medium body, alcohol well hidden. The aroma and taste reminds of Christmas, a bit like gluhwein. Very good doppelbock..


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