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RATINGS: 201   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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An authentic, German-style Bock, celebrating the coming of spring. This strong, deeply flavored lager has been aged to create a smooth, malty taste with a hint of sweetness. A light addition of German hops balances the malt flavor. Saint Arnold Spring Bock is best consumed at 40° Fahrenheit.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 23, 2008
12 fl oz bottle. Pours clear and golden brown with a diminished white head. Light spiced and malty dry aroma. Flavour is smooth breadish and light roasted malty to breadish. Ends slight breadish and mild bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 27, 2008
Bottled. An amber beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma is sweet malty with strong notes of bread and medium notes of caramel. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of caramel and bread, leading to a dry and bitter finish where notes of straw lingers. Thanks Papsoe for sharing.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2008
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Courtesy of MaltOMeal. Slightly hazy amber golden with a small, rough off-white head. Intensely sweet malt aroma with a whiff of overripe fruit and caramel. Quite full-bodied, very solid malt base, some caramel and overripe fruit but also detergents. Finishes dry with some alcohol present. 201008

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (18957) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2003
Bottled. Copper coloured.Sweet and intensely malty. with soft mouthfeel. Flowery bitter finish. Saint Arnold keeps impressing with theit malt profile!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (13533) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 11, 2007
Amber color; the head is not persistent. Very simple bock, just with some malt taste and sweetness and light caramel.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Oakes (11798) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 10, 2009
Light amber colour. No head. Dull cararmel nose with maybe a bit of canned mushroom and some alcohol notes. Caramel aroma again with the unpleasant mushroomy note. Not very appetizing.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 3, 2007
(Bottle) Pours a clear deep amber body with a small beige head. Aroma of florals, caramel, and skunkiness. Flavor of caramel malt, nuts, and mild hops.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 8, 2009
Date: June 07, 2006
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting
Appearance: clear golden amber, whispy head
Aroma: sweet carmel malt aroma with some earthy hops
Flavor: nice sweet carmel malt flavor, enough light bitterness to keep it from being too sweet

Date: February 17, 2009
Mode: draft
Words: PJ’s Hop House
Aroma: sweet caramel malt aroma with lots of earthyness
Flavor: sweet caramel malt flavor, well balanced with light earthyness

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 5/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - DEC 24, 2008
Cloudy amber with meidum off white head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt, caramel and hints of chocolate. Sweet flavour with roasted malt, caramel and bready notes.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bhensonb (10348) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 23, 2009
Thanks to ericandersnavy for this one. Pours copper with a decent off-white head. Aroma is quite malty. Medium body with creamy carbonation. Flavor is rather roasted malt with something herby/hoppy. Finishes on the sweet side. Maybe nutty. Good beer.


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