Styles (2014) - Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA - JAN 15, 2005
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours amber with decent off-white head. Sweet malt aroma with hints of caramel. Flavor is caramel malt,syrup or molasses with a little hops in the finish. Very full-bodied beer. Could easily be a creeper.
beerhandy (195) - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA - JAN 14, 2005
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
amber colored with a light tan head, lighter than most doppelbocks
butterscotch and ground malt aroma. Full to medium mouth feel, a malty beer
with notes of Carmel and sherry …a slight hop bite in the finish
rgrep (156) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 10, 2005
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(26 Dec 04) Pours a deep crystal clear ruby with a creamy white fluffy head that doesn’t last long. It has a big butter and malt nose and a warming mouthfeel that is sweet and alcoholic.
beanmedic (347) - Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 9, 2005
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: FEB 25, 2005 light brown. nice malty flavour, full-bodied beer. very smooth. quite a good beer.
Quetzalcoatl (153) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 8, 2005
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Red-Copper body, strong head. Malt completely dominates the thick aroma. Flavor is sticky-sweet malt that leaves a surprisingly bitter aftertaste. Lingers on the tongue for a while. Noticeable alcohol warmth.
estoppel (1028) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 8, 2005
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Amber body, small off-white head, much rising carbonation, malty nose. Rich malty start, medium sweetness, mild bitterness, disappointing thin finish. Slight lingering bitterness.
Lizabeth (360) - east falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 7, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Clear light mahogany with a small cream-colored head. Nose: molasses, toffee, raisons and prunes. Taste: raisons, prunes, burnt toast, dark rum and honey. Full-bodied and slightly sweet. Alcohol is noticeable in the aftertaste, but overall a good cold-weather beer.
GonZoBeeR (3042) - ste-catherine, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 6, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
appearance:Red small white head
Flavor:caramel small bitterness,malt
Very good doppelbock
Emil (6065) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2005
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle somewhere in Munich. Golden amber color and a big white head. Sweet fruity malty aroma and taste, medium to full body and a sweet finish. A bit to sweet for my taste.
HoppyBunny (88) - Temptation, Michigan, USA - JAN 3, 2005
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a dark golden light amber, with light head that dissolves quickly. Aroma is sweet, malty and little chocolate. Taste is spicy at first with caramel and a malt flavor.