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Brewed by Jopen
Style: Dunkler Bock
Haarlem, Netherlands

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RATINGS: 275   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Until 2008 brewed by Huyghe. Until 2006 brewed by Van Steenberge. Jopen 4 Grains Bokbeer is made as a ruby red beer made with the three traditional Haarlem grain and rye as a forth grain. The beer contains 6,5% alcohol and has a fruity aroma combined with the dark malts. The taste is lightly smoky from the dark malts used, but there is some sweetness in it to.


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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TtV (147) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle 30cl. Dark brown with a small white head. Not too much aromas, some coffee. Taste is flat, little bouquet. No difference in taste and aftertaste. Even the typical Jopen bitterness of their hops is missing. Was better in my memory.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
daje (2609) - NORWAY - OCT 7, 2014
On tap at Café Kalkhoven Amsterdam, september 28th 2014. Red tinted mahogny body with foamy beige head. Aroma of burned malt, caramel, cocoa. Taste is malty, sweet, dark sugar, mild smoke, plums, grainy finish with raisins, mild alcoholic finish. Enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Franksv6 (340) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - OCT 4, 2014
Dark brown beer with a small white head, medium carbonation. Aromas are coffee, chocolate, caramel and spices. Taste is slightly bitter.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mainuh_man (253) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 4, 2014
0.5L bottle. Pours clear dark brown with a frothy light tan head. Aromas of coffee, iron, burnt tire, and nutmeg. Mild sweet at beginning with chocolate and coffee flavors, as well as some spices, cinammon and nutmeg. Transitions to an herby hop bitterness that doesn’t linger very long. Medium body with a slick mouthfeel and active carbonation. Overall, not the most robust flavor profile, but some nice aromas.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hansvf (188) - - OCT 1, 2014
Gebrande chocola geur, lekker en sterk! Smaakt zoet, kruidig, maar snel weg uit de mondm

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Abijen (1553) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2014
From tap. 2011. Pours a brown slightly unclear beer with a good tan head. Smells alcohol, port, caramel and malts. Tastes caramel, port, coffee and a little bit vanilla. Average carbo, medium body and a sticky texture.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fkoolen (419) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 29, 2014
Dark brown colour, beige head. Warm aroma and taste, dried fruits, coffee and chocolate, a little acidity and bitterness. Rounded and soft palate from the 4 grains used. Medium carbonation, light body, soft mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MonsterMagnet (380) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark ruby brown with a off white head. Aroma: dark fruit, spices, light alcohol. Taste: raisins, rhye, brown sugar, roast, dark bread. Medium sweet (certainly not too sweet).

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mutz (668) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 23, 2014
Bruin bier , kraag verdwijnt snel tot een randje. Ruikt naar gebrande mout, tabak,wat chocolade. Smaakt vrij dun , mout, wat caramel, tabak. Wat waterige afdronk en nasmaak.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZodiacM (189) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 21, 2014
Mijn 1e bokbier van dit seizoen. Een mooi donker roodbruine bok met cremekleurige schuimkraag. Geur van mout met aardetonen, smaak van gebrande mout, gedroogd fruit, caramel, chocola. Afdronk is lichtbitter. Een prettige bok!


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