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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Complex with dark malt flavors that are complemented by esters of banana and clove-like characteristics found in any good Weizen Doppelbock. Traditionally, there was an ordinance in Germany that reserved this style for the sole consumption of the royal family; now they are for everyone!


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Boliv (1148) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 12, 2012
Bomber from Secret Santa 2011 (KAggie97; thanks man!). Pours dark and murky, brownish red, with a small short-lived tan head. Aromas of cocoa, chocolate-covered banana, and banana bread; I love the banana esters present here. The flavor is banana bread, some yeast, and mildly funky notes, as well as sweet malty undertones. Solid stuff. Thanks Santa! [907]

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - DEC 27, 2011
Bottle. Pours a thick mud brown with a nice off-white head. Nose is chocolate pudding, cocoa powder, molasses-infused dark chocolate, and sweetened roasted nuts. Flavor is vinuous coffee and caramel, with a light cherry chocolate finish that brings a light, pleasant mesquite smoke essence. Lingering mouthfeel. Nice beer. Not as much molasses as a typical dopple bock but to me, thatís a good thing.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Errl (1515) - Plano, Texas, USA - DEC 27, 2011
Bottle-Served in Weizen glass..Pour is a Cloudy yellow, Nose is Banana and Clove with fig, Taste is Fruits and light alcohol, Nice and Clean on the Palate with fruits and Clove and a slight bit of roasty flavor..This Weizen just keeps calling you back for more, Its pretty magical.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3103) - Panama City, Florida, USA - DEC 26, 2011
Majestic bottle. Not a style Iím terribly familiar with but this was nice. Notes of banana, clove, light smoke, molasses and no real hint of alcohol.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (8941) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - DEC 26, 2011
Dark brown. Cream colored head. Aroma of apple ciders, malt, caramel. Flavor is malt heavy, apples, toffee, very light hops.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jhamp9 (1028) - Corinth, Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2011
Poured a dark, slightly hazy reddish brown with a tan head. Not much lacing. Very strong spicy aroma with some breadiness. Taste is also strong on cloves and some banana way in the background. Nice medium body.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (6511) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - DEC 10, 2011
Bottle. Pours a very cloudy reddish brown with a grayish brown head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma is full of banana and clove with a bit of spice and a hint of dark grain. Flavor has a lot of clove with some dark grains and banana.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
IrishBoy (3805) - Bakersfield, California, USA - DEC 10, 2011
Bomber from Hopper. Nose is banana, cloves, and a slight hint of molasses. Hazy brown with a medium tan head. Flavor is peppery with hints of banana, tobacco, and cloves.

2.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
legion242 (2162) - Richardson, Texas, USA - NOV 29, 2011
What a huge disappointment. Pouring into the glass there were waftings of wonderful esthers, banana, and clove. But the body was terribly thin and the flavours very weak.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SudsMcDuff (5792) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - NOV 28, 2011
Not happy to pay the over $9 bucks, but lets see... . pours a murky dark leather brown .. . light foam, hmmm .. . light light spots of lacing .. . some light clove, light chocolate banana, brandy, field trip wet rotting wood, alcohol, and plum skin .. . light silkiness and thickness, easy to drink but lacks the assertiveness that most weizenbocks have, very weak in that sense .. . thin mouth, good in the sense that you could pound this like no ones business, but again, no girth or character .. . wish i was back in the kruger park, that was a good time.. . A really enjoyable brew but way to simple to call an authentic weizenbock, ... . .THIS is the sissy weizenbock talked about on the label, arrogant pricks... .. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5y4_W-humw .. .. mammy, mammy.. iím not very clear after that...


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