Rahr & Sons The Regulator
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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
The Regulators were a deputized posse, persistent and strong. They were formed to counter what was belived to have been a corrupt sheriff. The Regulators were resilient, relentless individuals who rode hard across the plains. It is in this vision that we created our doppelbock, a brawnier version of the traditional bock, that was first brewed in Munich by the Paulaner monks. Our doppelbock has a large, creamy, persistent head with intense malty flavors and aromas with little hop presence. So saddle up and ride with the Regulator!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (2938) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 10, 2012
Medium brown with basically no head. Caramel aroma. Taste is very malty, more caramel and a hint of roast.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TizzleJizzle (782) - Garland, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2012
Bomber. Clear brown with little to no head at all. Caramel, smoke, dough, slight coffee, malty throughout. Lively carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mar (5258) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 19, 2012
deep amber with a cream head. nose is smoke, toffee, caramel, and coffee. nice on the palate, coffee, chocolate, smooth, and smoke.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (16057) - Dublin, California, USA - JUL 12, 2012
Amber in color with a small khaki colored head. Nose is the fairly standard sweet malt mixed with toast and cola. A bit of yeast, dark fruit, and a very mild roastiness. Nothing really extraordinary. Good flavor, but not amazing. Bread, toasted malt, and a hint of cola and dark fruit. There is some mild roast and yeast notes. Just an okay doppelbock.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SPDickerman (1194) - Texas, USA - JUL 9, 2012
Pours dark ruby mahogany with a small light tan head. Smells a bit like chocolate bread with some subtle caramel notes. Taste is a bit like chocolate and a bit like caramel with some bread-like flavors: yeasty, a bit of grain. Medium-bodied with a slick texture and mild mouth-carbonation, Rahr & Sons The Regulator finishes with a bread-like dryness, the kind that makes you want a drink of water, or to put butter on the bread itself.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (9668) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JUL 3, 2012
Bomber - thanks Bobby! Deep amber brown pour with a creamy head. Dusty chocolate aroma. Sweet caramel and earthy taste. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
legion242 (2344) - Richardson, Texas, USA - JUN 11, 2012
Poured a not very appealing brown colour with no head. Very light on the nose and this follows into the flavours and palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
crajun (1182) - , Texas, USA - JUN 9, 2012
UPDATED: JUN 13, 2015 re-rate 6/15..lowered from 3.6 didn’t get as much caramel sweetness this time; more hoppy..................................bomber to glass; big caramel/toffe aroma ruby brown pour with lacing. taste similiar to aroma - malty caramel slight brown sugar and maybe cocoa in there. Very impressed with Rahr lately!!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7917) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAY 29, 2012
Bottle thanks to Fratto. Pours with a clear, deep bronze hued body with a small off-white head. Aromas are nutty, malty, herbal hops, light caramel and munich. Toasty. Flavors are malty, nutty, molasses with a slightly distracting spicy hop character. Clean yeast wise. Medium bubbles, medium bodied, not overly sweet.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
djd07 (10553) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 28, 2012
On tap at Texas Beerfest. Pours a cloudy amber with a medium beige head. The aroma is cinnamon and spice. Thin mouthfeel with raisin malt and roast with lingering spice finish. A good doppelbock from Rahr.

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