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Brewed by Löwenbräu Munich (InBev)
Style: Doppelbock
Munich, Germany

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RATINGS: 241   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
foxo82 (708) - Tamworth (via Leicester), Staffordshire, - SEP 7, 2012
Bottle from Trafalgar Wines, Brighton. Looks great - as you would expect from a Munchner special; reddish brown, like a beaver (the four legged kind) submerged in cherry cola. Rich, delicious aroma of Lyle’s golden syrup cake and chicken satay mixed with honey and sultanas. Seriously. Taste is initially strongly honey, syrup and ginger but settles down, avoiding being too sweet as the bittersweet malt aftertaste comes through. There’s definitely some lemon juice and Benylin in there too. The one downside was that it felt a bit thin and watery but with a taste like this I didn’t mind too much. A triumph indeed - and my first 4+ score in 50 beers. It’s been a long time...


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PauloAG (12) - BELGIUM - NOV 11, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 23, 2014 500cc bottle bought in Munchen. Malty and sweet. Nice tanned head that quickly vanished. Tastes caramel and chocolate. Nice mouthfeel and alcohol. Pleasant dopplebock.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Diabobale (225) - ITALY - NOV 10, 2014
Una doppelbock molto ben equilibrata. Colore eburneo alla vista, schiuma nocciola fine, sentori di liquirizia e cioccolato al naso, biscotto, caramello e torstato al palato. Corpo ben strutturato, ma leggera nella bevibilitŕ

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Baalzevuv (25) - - NOV 6, 2014
Barwa rubinowa, klarowna, delikatne bąbelki gazu. Piana lekko beżowa, drobnopęcherzykowa, gęsta i trwała, średnio obfita. Aromat słodowy, zdecydowanie przeważa nuta palonego słodu. Gdzieś z tyłu wyczuwalny karmel. W smaku bardzo słodowe, zdecydowanie palony słód, lekka gorycz, ale nie chmielowa. Czuć alkohol. Piwo zdecydowanie do degustacji, choć stosunkowo pijalne. Odczucie w ustach rozkłada się na cały język, po bokach utrzymuje się dłużej, w szczególności pieści policzki. Na języku szerokie. Goryczka zalegająca, pod koniec trochę zbyt kwaśno.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
vickey9 (513) - Brussels, BELGIUM - OCT 9, 2014
Weak caramel beer. Such beer HAS BEEN AVAILABLE IN POLISH RAILWAT STATIONS BUFFEETS in 70s Y.OF LAST CENTURY. IT WAS IMPOSSIBLE TO DRINK bILOKTOBERFESSUCH A BEER WITHOUT 100 GRARMS OF WODKA INSIDE. D@BILBOKTOBERFES

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (2351) - BELGIUM - AUG 24, 2014
Classic Doppelbock with thin head and dark brown colour. Caramel malts, candi sugar, toasted accent ensuring a gentle bitter finish, soft and smooth mouthfeel. Good example of its style but not quite the quality of Ayinger Celebrator or Andechser Doppelbock Dunkel.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hoptimusPrimed (54) - SPAIN - JUL 29, 2014
A really enjoyable beer, goes down really well, too well at times. Good deep flavours.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gopherfan99 (564) - CROATIA - JUL 24, 2014
Bottle, pours a deep brown with a an off white head, aroma is fruity and malt, sweet malt taste with some caramel, chocolate and fruit notes, has nice bitter finish with a subtle alcohol warming, very nice Doppel bock.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madsberg (10435) - Sřborg, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2014
Bottled. Burgundy coloured. Dense beige head. Aroma. Ripe fruits, sweetness, Spice, Flavour. Plums, prunes, caramel, sweetness, Spice. Medium to full bodied. Ends fruity.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
glennmastrange (2311) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Tap. Light to moderate toasted cereal for the malt, light candied orange for the hops, light to moderate dough for the yeast, with hints of raisin and cola. Head is average size, frothy, light tan with good lacing and is mostly diminishing. Color is very dark brown. Flavor starts light to moderately sweet and lightly acidic, then finisheslightly acidic and bitter. Palate is on the fuller side of medium, syrupy, with a soft to lively carbonation and a lightly alcoholic and sticky finish. Thick and rich, and a bit sweeter than other traditional Doppelbocks.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
adster (432) - HUNGARY - JUN 21, 2014
Színe vörösesbarna, kólához hasonló, habja gyorsan fejlődő. Kissé visszafogottabb ízzel indít, de idővel egyre határozottabbá válik. Karamell, illetve pörkölt maláta illata és íze uralkodik egy kellemes adag komló aromájával karöltve, mely mindenképpen karakteresebbé és nagyobb mennyiségben is fogyasztásra alkalmassá varázsolja duplabak jellegét.


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