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Brewed by Weissbierbrauerei G. Schneider & Sohn
Style: Weizen Bock
Kelheim, Germany

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RATINGS: 3325   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99/5   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Deep and complex – for big and relaxing moments by the fire.

Dark-ruby colored wheat doppelbock with a creamy fine head. Strong notes of ripe bananas, raisins and plums meet liquorice and roasty aromes. Full-bodied and warming, with a well-balanced and smooth finish. The ideal companion for hearty roast meat, venison and also fruity chocolate desserts, “Kaiserschmarrn” (pancakes), “Elisenlebkuchen” (christmas cookies) or blue cheese.

Oldest wheat doppelbock of Bavaria. Since 1907. 18.5°


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
denimglen (8) - Auckland, - MAR 30, 2009
Typical nose of banana and clove, some cinnamon-like spicyness comes through and fresh white bread. Hazy brown, nice head, thins quickly. Spicy and phenolic in flavour with some fruit, also some caramel, with a touch of sweetness that finishes with a light tartness. Medium body and carbonation. Quite nice.


4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
rherperss (11) - Hamburg, GERMANY - FEB 10, 2016
Absolutely remarkable beer with notes of plum, raisin, caramel, brown sugar, cinnamon, and dried berries.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kto (538) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 3, 2016
0.5l bottle from hieber, 1.20€. pours an opaque brown with a steady whitish head and a nice lacing. aroma of banana bread, a hint of raisins and dried fruits. flavour of banana cake, dried fruits, nuts, wood. astringent finish, full body. alcohol is barely noticeable. very complex and interesting.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beskid (9) - POLAND - FEB 3, 2016 does not count
Hazey, dark brown. Aroma of malts, caramel, raisins. Very well balanced, malty, banana and clove, chocolate, cherry with quite bitter finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
artiredbirds (336) - St.Petersburg, RUSSIA - JAN 26, 2016
Классич& и эталонн& в своём роде и виде пиво. Как элитный и качеств& эскорт.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tightslice (707) - Redwood City, California, USA - JAN 25, 2016
Bottle from BevMo! in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is plums, rum-soaked raisins, spiced fruits, bananas, minor floral notes. Taste is chalky / wheaty with dark fruits and floral flavors...some herbal liqueur / booziness. Not a big fan.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Senka (999) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 12, 2016
50cl Fresh in Vienna. Pours hazy dark brown with thin brownish head. Aroma of malt, raisins and sweet licorice indeed. Very close to dunkel, but is weizen and indeed super malty as a good bock should be. Tangy and fizzy, with medium body and a creamy finish. A bit dry. No 8.2% is noticeable at all. One bottle is more than enough for a person. A close sibling of Aventinus Eisbock but rather more gentler. A superb brew!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Kauge (1037) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 10, 2016
Bottle as a gift from Helsinki. BB 06.11.2016. Pours a very hazy coppery brown with a slightly creamy white head. The head is thick and retains nicely. The nose is wheat, wheat, wheat at first (as it’s cold), then warmer notes of banana and a bit of spices, bubblegum sweetness. Tastes so rich... not exactly sweet, not bitter at all, not... Well, difficult to say. It’s luxurious. Malty, wheaty, with a touch of bananas. A bit of bitterness later on. Smooth in the mouth, carbonation just enough and very thin. There’s a sharpness on the palate (do I dare say ’plastic’?) which makes it just a bit less enjoyable. Otherwise very good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sokuzs1 (380) - - JAN 9, 2016
Aroma: banana, caramel, clove, raisins, floral, bread Taste: medium sweet, light bitter, caramel, banana, clove, earthy, raisins

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
geologyguy (1165) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - JAN 8, 2016
Very light smell of dark fruits...wish it had more oomph on smell...taste is plum and banana pretty much exclusively...no bitterness...not really sweet either...dry and low carbonation..light alcohol burn

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
dagimp (882) - Philly, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 8, 2016
From. 500 ml bottle into a ? Glass. Pours a purplish brown with a TON of very frothy off white head. Great fruity aroma with banana and cloves. Mouthfeel is luxurious. Taste is wonderful with lots of banana cloves bubblegum dark fruit and dank cheese. Best doppelbock I’ve had. The depth of flavor is outstanding . let it watm.up a bit first.


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