RateBeer
Home >

SNAB IJsbok

overall
91
73
style
SNAB
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Eisbock
Purmerend, Netherlands

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 165   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
IJsbok is een levend, niet gepasteuriseerd, bovengistend bier. Inspiratiebron voor dit in Europa unieke bier is het Nova Zembla reisverslag ’Om de Noord’ van Gerrit de Veer uit 1597. Het verslag beschrijft hoe de scheepsbemanning tot hun verbazing ontdekte dat diep in een bevroren bierfust een vloeistof was achtergebleven, die uitstekend smaakte en waarbij ’alle kracht van het bier in dat kleine beetje nog vloeibare bier zat’. SNAB is erin geslaagd om met haar "IJSBOK" het proces na te bootsen waardoor een voor de bierliefhebber zeer bijzonder bier beschikbaar is gekomen. Water, Pils-, Münchener-, Kristal- en Chocolademout, Hallertau Hersbrücker hop en bovengist.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tricksta_p (1185) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - OCT 16, 2014
Aroma of malt, dried fruits, caramel, raisins, plum, chocolate. Flavour is malty and sweet with a little booziness. Finish is bittersweet. Nice Eisbock.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Franksv6 (215) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - OCT 10, 2014
Dark brown beer with a beige head. Taste/aroma is caramel, chocolate malt, malt, roasted bitterness. Tasty brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ZodiacM (85) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2014
Een donkerbruin bier met een fraaie schuimkraag, licht beige van kleur. Moutige geur met tinten van chocola. De smaak is zoetig met tinten gedroogd fruit, chocola, mout en een licht bittere afdronk. Een lekkere zware bok!

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Kristall-König (2257) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - SEP 19, 2014
Geruch malzig, rosinig, Vanille, Karamell. Beginnt malzig süß. Mitte schokoladige Züge, prickelnd. Ausklang süß, Malz, röstig, Vanille, alkoholisch. Üppiges Bier.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (2065) - BELGIUM - SEP 5, 2014
Classically made Eisbock produced by the ’Proef’brouwerij for SNAB. Yellowish beige, creamy head, bronze colour, hazy. Aroma of chocolate, coffee, dates, caramel, ginger, black pepper, bayleaf; candied fruits in the mouth, some pear, sweetish and spicy, drying from the middle onwards with a Scotch-like roasted bitterness in the end as well as a medium strong, floral hop bitterness. Very agreeable winter warmer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olio (6273) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2014
33 cl bottle.
Pours dark mahogany color with a huge frothy head. Lots of sweet ripe fruits on the nose, caramel malts, earth, some molasses and some resin. Very malty and sweet fruity flavor, slightly yeasty, herbal and somewhat sugary sweet, faint rye and oat notes appear also. Slightly warming alcohol, sticky sweet palate. Decent.
5323

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hanoi (419) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2014
From notes. Nose is brown sugar, leading to treacle and smoked apple. Taste follows but the sweetness is too pronounced.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
paulvanpelt (337) - Reusel, NETHERLANDS - MAR 11, 2014
Kastanjebruin, zeer licht nevelig bier met licht beige schuimkraag. Ruikt zoet, suikers, licht houtgerookt. Verder aroma van mout, bessen. Smaak is medium zuur, medium zoet, bitterheid komt pas wat door op de nasmaak. Filmend, vrij zacht. Lekker.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Moolesen (204) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Almost black with a nice beige foamy head. Great aroma of liquorize, burned malt, caramel and a hint of banana. What a great taste... Very rich. One of my absolute favorite Dutch bok beers. Very pleasant bitter finish which is long. A must to taste for bok beer lovers

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DwarfeD (1039) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - FEB 22, 2014
Draught at Kafé België. Hazy brown with a medium off-white head. Medium to full body with lively carbonation. Sweet with some herbal bitter tones. Licorice, vanilla, raisins, caramel, brown sugar and some chocolate. A full flavoured tasty brew.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 17


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50