Brewed by Paulaner Brauerei (Schörghuber)
Style: Doppelbock
Munich, Germany


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RATINGS: 2470   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
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The Paulaner Salvator with its strong,typically malty taste is the original Paulaner. The bottom-fermented Doppelbock-Bier unites the finest hops and dark barley malt. The Paulaner monks served Salvator as a replacement for food at Lent. Their most famous brewer was Brother Barnabas, who was the head of the Paulaner monastery brewery starting from 1773. Its original recipe is today almost the same as it was in Barnabas' time. In order to protect the original recipe, Paulaner had the trade mark "Salvator" patented in 1896.

Original wort 18,3%
alcohol 7,9%
calories 68,0 kcal/100 m

edgallow's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
edgallow (2499) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 15, 2012
Pours amber with a off white head. Aroma of roasted malts, fruit and hops. Taste is sweet malt and a spicy bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nazbion (31) - Tübingen, GERMANY - FEB 28, 2015
Pours dark amber with short beige head, fading quickly. Sweet nose, caramel and toasted malts. Tastes sweet and bread-like, light bitterness, alcohol well inserted.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmohno (1170) - Iowa, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Color is a murky amber, light head, light carbonation. Nutty sweet caramel aroma, englishy butterscotch, ting of alcohol and citrus. Taste is minerally caramel toffee, nutty butterscotch, some spice, medium sweet. Light citrus but more noticeable in finish. Lingering caramel toffee,slight nutty character. Sweet in body but balance by some citrus and acidity. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
felip989 (47) - São Paulo, BRAZIL - FEB 27, 2015
Deep amber with a medium beige head. Aroma is bread, caramel, bananas, apples, some alcohol presence. Taste is caramel, bread, some toasted malt, bananas, raisins, some earthy hop and a little bit of alcohol. Light sweet and earthy aftertaste. Warming mouthfeel, soft carbonatation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Emeister84 (1281) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Some sweet alcoholic aromas, caramel, toffee, toasted bread crust, jammy berry aromas. Clear red-brown, fully fading head. Somewhat sweet, fruity, bready. Medium bodied, warming, sensations of higher alcohol throughout the experience.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
geophagus (339) - Lubin, POLAND - FEB 22, 2015
(Bottle 0.5l / half of bottle) Dark copper colour. Beige,small, thick, medium fast falling head. Soft lacing. Full body, moderate carbonation, medium oily texture. Aroma: Sweet, caramel, toasted malts, prunes Taste. Medium sweet, caramel, toasted malts, light alcohol, pleasant soft bitterness, dried fruits. Medium long, caramel finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tognetta (76) - Campinas, BRAZIL - FEB 19, 2015
Aroma de cereais e açucar. Cor ambar escuro, espuma densa e uniforme. Paladar doce acentuado, amargor fraco, carbonaçao leve. Aftertaste intensifica o álcool e açucar. Boa cerveja!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PapaVillum (562) - Valby, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2015
0,5 L, flaske, 7,9 % ABV, BB 11/15, købt i Tyskland og hjembragt af laboko - tak! 15. februar 2015. Rødbrun, rolig og filtreret Dobbeltbock med 2 cm offwhite tætskummet skumtop, som svinder til kant og overflade. Dejligt berusende aroma, som er let syrlig og medium sødlig. Karamel(-malt), let citrus, brød. Noget alkohol, men også noget mindre charmerende pastil. Smagen er bittersød og vældig fyldig af karamelmalt. Meget fin balance. Og lækker varm vintersmag. Opsummering: medium bitter, medium sødme, intet surt eller salt. Blød mundfølelse med en medium karbonering. Fyldig rund krop og en olieret konsistens. Lang "varm" bittersød eftersmag. I min "ølrejse" har denne øl altid haft en særlig plads, og den lever da også op til fordoms gode oplevelser. Én af de bedste Dobbeltbock's, jeg har smagt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RafeAU (234) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - FEB 9, 2015
330ml bottle, use by 05/15. Amber pour, pillowy head fades fast. Aroma is raisin, Sweet taste followed by raisin flavour. Smooth, warming alcohol on the finish. Alcohol is there but not harsh. This is very good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
CharlieFields (8) - Barcelona, SPAIN - FEB 5, 2015 does not count
Bottle from El Corte Inglés (Barcelona, Spain). Appearance: Copper color. Clear body. Medium carbonation. Medium, compacted, creamy, pale brown and lingering head. Aroma: Toasted malts. Earthy hops. Caramel. Taste: Lightly sweet. A bit alcoholic. Palate: Medium and thin body. Toasted and sweet aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
puredelusion (82) - Lviv, UKRAINE - FEB 1, 2015
0,33 bottle. Pours hazy copper colour with thin white short lasting head. Aroma of chocolate, nuts, fruits, wood, alcohol. Malty. Flavour is malty, caramel, with a slightly chocolate touch. Very strong alcoholic taste, but rather smooth than burning. Light sweet, low bitter. Medium to full body, a little bit hazy. Oily texture. Medium to low carbonation. Medium malty aftertaste with hints of bitterness.

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