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Plank Dunkler Weizenbock

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Brewed by Brauerei Plank Laaber
Style: Weizen Bock
Laaber, Germany

bottled
common

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available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 223   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Darker, top-fermented Weizenbock. Distinctive, full-bodied, round and sweet with an aromatic malty character.
Gold Medal winner at the 2004 World Beer Cup. Exported as Plank Bavarian Dunkler Weizenbock.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maekchu (2196) - Hirakata, JAPAN - SEP 28, 2014
Tap at World Craft Beer Tasting 2014. A tub full of banana puree, spiced up with grass. Muddy brown/amber color, creamy off-white head, and good lace. Bubblegummy sweet initial, medium-strength fruitiness in mid, some mild tartness and spice in mid, and a solid malty finish. Medium body. Refreshing aroma. Good stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
downender (6368) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle. Deep brown in colour, with a decent, off-white head. Rich, boozy, brown sugar and dark fruit aroma. Deep, almost vinous, flavours with berry fruits, toasted malts and a warming finish. Unusual and very enjoyable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kevnic2008 (8216) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - AUG 15, 2014
Murky dark brown with a pinkish head. Aroma of malt, caramel and fruits. Sweet flavor with caramel, toasted malt, lots of fruity esters and a bit of bubblegum.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2015) - Illinois, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Dark cider/brown color; Medium creamy body; Aroma of wheat, yeast, bananas, clove, & some dark fruit; Flavor of wheat, yeast, caramel/molasses, clove, bananas, and dark fruit; Nicely balanced; Surprisingly good!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2164) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUN 22, 2014
Bottle from CBB a dark brown pour with ruby highlights and a solid thick beige head. Very fruity weizen nose. The taste is fruity, spicy cloves, slight darks lys with mild chocolate/caramel malts. Not terribly dark but a good spicy flavor. Delicious.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
zvikar (3492) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 20, 2014
Bottle sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2014. Queue for 1st Session. Pours brown clear with a small head, aroma of malt, flavor of cardboard, malt, acidity, light bodied.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (6106) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 15, 2014
[5/2/14] Bottle sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration. Queue for 1st session. Cloudy brown. Aroma of candy, bubblegum and fruits. Sweetish flavor with bubblegum, caramel, and fruits, slightly tart. Medium-bodied.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dedollewaitor (14036) - Odense, DENMARK - APR 30, 2014
Bottle from Hoodoo Club Rozmanitost, Prague. Pours dark hazy amber with a white head. Esters and fruity acidicity. Sweet with a tart fruity bite. Medium body. Lively carbonation. some caramel and banana.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Embrouille (2829) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 10, 2014
Bottled 50cl. Sourish with chocolate, banana and lovely yeast throughout. Full bodied. Great drinkability. A nice surprise. Excellent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
shoulderbroken (2105) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 8, 2014
Tap at Japan Brewers Cup (as were most of the ratings I’m entering now). Aroma is banana, grain, and perfume. Taste is good, light banana, grainy, good stuff. Quite thick. Vanilla ice cream. I like it.


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