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RATINGS: 205   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This big bodied, blonde, doppelbock is brewed in celebration of that festival of all festivals, Mardi Gras. Generous amounts of malts are added to this beer to give it a sweet taste.
2009 - 6%
2010 - 7.7%


PlainsDrifter's rating

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PlainsDrifter (83) - Adelphi, Maryland, USA - APR 16, 2011
Pours dark amber with a medium tan head. Alcohol aroma, with medium-heavy malt flavor coming through and fairly sweet. Fairly light spice from hops, medium carbonation. Good beer.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mark_Eck (1131) - - JUL 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours a hazy orangish color. Aroma and taste are sweet with caramel and biscuit.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (5515) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a bright golden color with a huge creamy orange-white head that lingered and left good lacing. The aroma was sweet, tangy and yeasty with notes of sugar and golden fruit. The flavor was sweet, tangy and yeasty with notes of sugar, golden fruit and a hint of pepper. Medium length finish. Moderately full bodied. Well done.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
milewide (1732) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 30, 2015
Clear golden color with modest head. Limited aroma. Leans sweet which is appropriate to style.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (7996) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - APR 23, 2015
Bottle shard with Parksy. Deep golden amber. Husky toasty malts, subtly spicy. True to style, and actually quite good.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
deyholla (8114) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear gold with a slight orange hue and a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has lots of bread with underlying notes of hay and sweet grains. Flavor has notes of earthy grains and bread with hay underlying.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ajnepple (3424) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - MAR 14, 2015
12 oz single bottle from Mile High Wine & Spirits. Light golden-orange and clear appearance with a beige head. Aroma of bread, floral notes, light peppery spice, light citrus and other fruity esters. Similar flavor, strong and malty, lightly sweet and bitter and a touch boozy. Medium body. Pretty mild overall, not a lot going on. Kind of hard to drink after a while, a little messy.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
cheap (4568) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 1, 2015
That bocktown monaca is a great place to taste beers. Funny on this one its called big easy but its brewed in wisconsin, heheheh. Good co2 from the start. Fairly clear smell about it. Perhaps a hint of candy on the nose. Fairly light at first but then there is this somthing happening. Some mild bandaid thing. What is this trying to tell me? Was it a purposefully beer to that this way or was it an accident? I’m not sure. yes, is this a maibock or is it a heller? Could be a premium lager as well. Could be a mestake that they just wanted to get outtah here. Finish is a bit difficult and unique fer sure. Hides alky well if its over 5%

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cybercat (4029) - Georgia, USA - FEB 17, 2015
Had as Imperial Maibock. Pours clear amber with a frothy ivory head. Aroma is crisp and fruity with just a pinch of caramel. Flavor is quite fruity, mainly apple and pear, with a hint of cloves and a malty underpinning. Texture is on the thin side, only average fizz, but it goes down well, Mai, mai, mai, a decent beer if not a memorable one, no matter what name it has.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
miyauchi38 (726) - chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 8, 2015
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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sawbuck (440) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - JAN 4, 2015
Rating the imperial Maibock. Sweet bready malt aroma up front. Nice orang amber color with a white head. Rich sweet malt up front. Notes of strong caramel, and some hint of raisin. Sweetness is balanced quickly with an of, bitter taste....slightly peppery. Finish is mostly sweet with a reprise of the bitterness. Watery mouthfeel with average carbonation. O.k.


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