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Brewed by Karlsberg Brauerei
Style: Dunkler Bock
Homburg, Germany

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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.27/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Starkbier Zutaten: Wasser, Gerstenmalz, Hopfenextrakt. Gebraut nach dem deutschen Reinheitsgebot.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
vipinvelp (2352) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - NOV 14, 2014
Clear red ruby, light brown thin tan head, with average retention. Aroma is light caramel, some malt, some strong spice, pepper. Decent taste, caramel, spices like cardamon, light roasted malts. (Velp 201411)

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Douberd (2584) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - NOV 4, 2014
(Karlsberg Bock) Bottle 330 ml at home, from a trade with vipinvelp, thanks! Served into a snifter, ABV 6.5% Deep red brown colour on a clear body, small and thin tan head, with average retention, leaving light lacing on the glass. Aroma has light caramel and malts, more red stewed fruits, with a sour hint on them, traces of spices. Nice taste, caramel, spices like cardamon and maybe light cinnamon, faint roasted malts. Medium thin body, good carbonation. Quite good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
garthicus (2721) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUN 26, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 27, 2014 Thanks to Koelschtrinker Appearance: Ruby red, small white head. Aroma: nice sweet Christmas spice, marzipan, hint of alcohol. Smells great. Flavour: Christmas pudding, cherry, slightly boozy, sweet finish. Nice bock

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (8256) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 16, 2014
Dunkel rötlichbraunes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig süß, Karamell. Geschmack malzig süß, Karamell, minimal würzig.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MichaelAwesome (4555) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JAN 22, 2014
Ein dunkler, recht milder Bock mit ordentlich Malz und Nüssen. Recht simpel zu trinken, recht leicht, nur im Abgang leicht muffig. Nicht schlecht.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
McTapps (4564) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JAN 21, 2014
Bottle from trade with beerhunter111 - many thanks! The beer pours out in a deep dark brown colour with low head and medium to smooth body. Aroma of rum raisins and malt. Taste of raisins, malt, honey, rum, mild hops, woods and apples. Very nice to drink, expected it worse and not that quaffable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 23, 2013

Bottle 330ml. @ home on the terrace.

[ Trade by Koelschtrinker ]. Clear medium to dark red brown colour with a large, frothy - creamy, excellent lacing, fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, sugary malt, bread, light brown sugar. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long to average duration, malt sweet, malt bitter, malty, bread. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20131015]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Erzengel (3543) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - OCT 25, 2013
Rating from 2008: Sehr süßlich-scharf, etwas herb im Abgang, leicht muffig, aber doch sehr angenehm zu trinken. --> 12,10,11,10,12,10 - 10,45

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
stevoj (2319) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Bland and uninteresting, light aroma and taste of roast grains. Taste is rather weak also. Pours dark brown with spare beige head. Palate is lingering bitterness of roast grains/coffee.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (8450) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - MAY 31, 2012
Ruby color and a medium head. Sweet roasted caramel aroma and taste. Medium body and a dry finish.


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