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RATINGS: 262   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 235   ABV: 7.85%
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This strong, dark lager was originally brewed as a liquid bread to sustain Bavarian monks while fasting. Its complex malt character comes from brewing with many varieties of dark roasted caramel malt and long periods of cold storage.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dlbeer (845) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 28, 2013
Tap. Brown pour with tan head. Smells of sweet malts. Tastes sweet with very slight bitter finish. Great beer for walking around milwaukee's germanfest. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbaaron (1497) - Arizona, USA - JUL 20, 2013
Clear ruby brown; thin ring of off-white head. Aroma is really nice sweetish roasted malt, caramel, touch of dark fruit. Flavor follows aroma; great malt profile. Medium body, not alot going on on the palate. Tasty and very drinkable. I’d have another.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarinEvelyn (637) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 20, 2013
dark fruit, sweet malty aroma. similar taste. lots of dark fruit, some malt. Light finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jw0406 (855) - atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 13, 2013
12 oz bottle pours a brown color with a cmall off white head. Aromas of malt, dark fruit, biscuit. Medium bodied, smooth, very good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BelgianBeerGal (3287) - Panama City, Florida, USA - APR 1, 2013
Bottle at Dells location. Really a tasty and easy drinking dopplebock. Tons of sweeter caramel and molasses notes but not cloying. Well made.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SSSteve (3891) - - MAR 3, 2013
bottle. clear brown with ruby highlights and almost no head. malty, plummy aroma. medium bodied, moderate to low carbonation, chewy, smooth, sticky palate. dark fruit (raisin, prune) flavors with toast and caramel. later notes of chocolate. a sessionable dopplebock to me.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (7370) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - MAR 2, 2013
Bottle. Reddish brown pour, fairly clear for the deep color. Smaller white head. Bold malt in this - slightly sweet caramel. A little roasty as well. This is a well made beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cybercat (3733) - Georgia, USA - FEB 13, 2013
Strong, malty aroma has a robust overtone of caramel with just a hint of cloves. Pours a somewhat translucent sepia with an average light tan head. Hearty flavor has malty, caramel, clove, nutty and earthy notes. Smooth, firm texture has a decent fizz and leaves a malty, slightly sweet finish. Not ba-a-a-a-a-a-a-a-ad at all.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
brewsconsin (11) - - JAN 15, 2013
This Dopple Bock pours a deep copper/amber and has a thin tan head which dissipates fairly quickly. The aroma is sweet with dark fruit and a bit of alcohol (not bad). Dark fruit continues into the flavor profile and is complimented nicely by a nutty sweetness. The beer finishes sweet and fast with dryness lingering on the back of the tongue. There is a slight alcohol warmth which goes great on a cold evening. If I ice-fished, this might be the beer I take along. Price was great @ $6.49/4

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PGHbeer77 (571) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 3, 2012
12 oz. Bottle. A powerfully potent Bock! Malt, molasses scent with caramel and grain. Dark brown pour, not much head, and I poured vigorously - a low point. Light/med body with a fizzy feel and a slightly crisp finish. Molasses fronted taste with a carmal malt middle and a brown-like finish, lots of dark roasty flavor.


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