Brewed by Brauerei Schloss Eggenberg
Style: Doppelbock
Vorchdorf, Austria


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RATINGS: 884   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   EST. CALORIES: 288   ABV: 9.6%
Strong lager; lagered for 9 months then filtered and force-carbonated.
"Full-bodied with a creamy flavour and noble hop flavours.
Urbock 23° has on occasion been called the 'Cognac of beers'."

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (11063) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 16, 2012
Bottle. Pours clear gold with a small, fizzy white head, medium-short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is buttery cracker and biscuit malt,spicy hops and a clean lager character. Flavor is sweet malt with light hops and bitterness, clean lager character and a sweet finish. Full body, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Michcio (198) - Gdansk, POLAND - NOV 30, 2015
Barwa ciemnozłota, klarowne, piana biała, średnioobfita, dość szybko opada. W aromacie słodki syrop, alkohol, karmel. W smaku słodko, alkoholowo, alkohol wyraźny, ale nie spirytusowy, bardziej rumowy, nuty karmelowe i melasy, troszkę suszonych owoców i opiekanych słodów. Goryczka niska do średniej, wysycenie średniowysokie, nieco przesadzone, ciało dobre, czuć te 23 Plato. Nienajgorszy, ale jednak zdecydowanie za słodki i niezbalansowany.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tysongillmore (358) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
I didn't take any extra notes when I tried this beer for the first time but I'm gonna try it again and update my comments. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jamwnukers (110) - Legionowo/¯yrardów, POLAND - NOV 14, 2015
Butelka 0,33l, data przydatności 03.2016r.
Aromat - Zielone jabłko, zbożowy, karmel, alkohol, landrynki. Lekkie aromaty belgijskie. Niezbyt wyraźny.
Wygląd - Kolor złoty, klarowne. Piana biała, opada po 3 min do zera., kompletny brak...
Smak - Słodycz, karmel i farba emulsyjna. Lekki smak brzoskwiń. Nie czuć tych prawie 10% alkoholu, jednak alkohol jest wyczuwalny. Wysycenie średnie. Goryczka niska ziołowa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kavu (3317) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 14, 2015
0,33l bottle in a trade from Werckmeister. Pours clear golden with a medium head. Aroma is sweet malts. Flavor is sweet malts and alcohol. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bulldogops (1402) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 8, 2015
Rating #1271 - 05.10.2014 - Bottle from CBI. Mild-medium carbonation. Aroma is alcohol, sweet malts, mild vegetal. Taste is toasted malt sweetness leading to a dry, yet balanced finish. Malty sweetness lingers on the pallet leaving you yearning for the waitress to bring another. A strong, golden doppelbock sometimes pales in comparison to the rich, roasty darker brews in this category - this however takes on complexity unimaginable to its colour.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
King_Alex_II (793) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 2, 2015
Golden color with thin foam layer. The smell is sweetish and malty. The taste has a cristal sugar sweetness with hints of malt. This beer has a lot of diabetes and a sweetish aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Foerdifuxx (85) - Franconia, GERMANY - NOV 1, 2015
Cognac coloured beer with almost no head. Aromas of alcohol, floral and herbal hops, bread, caramel, nuts, honey, plums, toffee, maybe some sweet red berries in the background. In summary, it’s sth between herbal schnaps and cognac. Malty in flavour, spicy and warming alcohol, honey, good amount of hops. Heavy body, but also a bit waterish, slick texture, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kapusil (889) - HUNGARY - OCT 11, 2015
0.33l bottle by Cristobal37. Clear golden body, white head. Aroma of bread, honey, booze and floral hops. Taste of bread, honey, juniper, cloves and floral hops. The alcohol character is quite too obvious, but it’s still decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Calisky (2027) - ALSACE, FRANCE - OCT 7, 2015
Couleur dorée, légère mousse. Nez malté, fruité sucré (miel-raisin). Gout malté, caramel, sucré miel, note de pommes avec corps assez épais et un peu liquoreux, alcool réchauffant. Pas exceptionnelle aux niveaux des aromes pour une doppelbock, mais onctueuse en bouche, bref pas le cognac des bières comme ils disent, mais quand même l’alcool réchauffant et la texture.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RW80 (1469) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - OCT 4, 2015
33cl bottle. Appearance: Clear caramel body with a ring. Aroma: Sweet malts, wood Taste: Sweet, malts with a sweet fruit and caramel taste with a touch of food a warming alcohol which is a bit boozy. medium to full body, below average carbonation. Good Sipper, on a cold winter day , poor drinker. It’s a boozy decent winterbeer.

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