Tmoney99 (13003) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 4, 2009
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Hyde Park Wine.
Poured dark brown hue with large light brown head that lasted most of the beer and had good lacing. Medium aroma of citrus and caramel. Medium to full body with creamy texture and soft carbonation. Full complex sweet flavor with medium sweet finish and small alcohol bite of moderate duration.
argo0 (12818) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 20, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(12oz bottle) Small beige head atop crystal clear copper body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, sugar,raisin, some molasses, alcohol, light vinous. Taste is moderately sweet, molasses, caramel, raisin, some alcohol, pepper, light earthiness. Sticky medium-full body with low carbonation.
Ratman197 (12570) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 8, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of carmel, pepper, cocoa, molasses and dark fruit. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, molasses, pepper and light fruittiness with a smooth warming carmely finish.
bu11zeye (12565) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 11, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
(12oz bottle, courtesy of jkwalking05) Pours a mahogany body with a medium beige head. Aroma of nuts, grain, light floral, and caramel Flavor of bready malt, rye, raisins, caramel, and chocolate. Full bodied.
Lubiere (12285) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 30, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A dirty hazed brown bock with a thin mocha head. In aroma, loads of dark fruits, cherry liqueur, musty and powdery character, a bit cloying. In mouth, a sweet caramel and cherry drink, with warming alcohol, a bit lacking in body, but overall, interesting.
mcberko (11955) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 8, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at tasting, pours a cloudy orangey amber with a big beige head. Aroma of fudge upfront, caramel malts, toffee and candied fruits. Flavour of fudge, chocolate malt, toasted bread, caramel and dark fruits. Quite a thick palate with rich flavours. Very nice.
jcwattsrugger (11862) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12oz bottle-shared by jtclockwork-pours a thin light tan head and copper/red color. Aroma is medium fruit-cherry/plum, medium malt. Taste is medium fruit-cherry/plum, medium malt-chocolate, secondary spice hops.
BeerandBlues2 (11665) - Escondido, California, USA - JUL 13, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours clear mahogany with a small, fizzy, light brown head, somewhat lasting with spare lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (caramel, nutty, cookie), light hop (flowers), yeast (flowers) with notes of dates, butterscotch, and alcohol. Full bodied, alcoholic texture, average carbonation, and a dry-spicy finish. Average duration, heavy sweetness, moderate acidity, and light bitterness.
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 24, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12 ounce bottle courtesy of Alraomon. Thanks! Pours a reddish copper color with a thin head. Poor head retention and fair lacing. Very malty aroma with notes of caramel, toffee, toasted malts, fruit and hops. Taste is EXTREMELY malty... tons of toffee, brown sugar and dark fruits. Full bodied and quite sticky in texture.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JUL 19, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: FEB 6, 2010
Name: Imperial Dopple Bock
Date: May 25, 2009
Source: Ticker Tasting
Appearance: clear dark amber, fine beige head
Aroma: light sweet dark caramel aroma, light earthyness
Flavor: sweet hot caramel flavor, peppery alcohol, light earthyness fails to balance, touch of burnt caramel candy, light bitter finish
Name: Imperial Dopple Bock
Date: February 02, 2010
Score: 2.9 to 3.5
Words: tmac woodstock
Appearance: clear brown with ruby edges, wispy beige head, bits of drippy lace
Aroma: rich sweet dark caramel aroma, candy sweetness, light earthyness
Flavor: rich caramel flavor, touch of candy sweetness
Overall: the alcohol has faded leaving just the rich malt, age works for this one to take the edge off
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 14/20
Score: *** /4