Brewed by Brouwerij ’t IJ
Style: Dunkler Bock
Amsterdam, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 232   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Our bokbier that rings in the autumn every year. Dark and full-bodied, but not as sweet as you would expect. The fine, light brown head holds for a long time while the dark, black-brown beer releases the aromas of the roasted malt: brown sugar, caramel and beautiful, dark fruit. The aftertaste is pleasantly dry.

dnstone's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dnstone (2707) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 20, 2010
Roasty sweet aroma. Deep amber color with nice off-white head. Moderately sweet with a slight alcohol note, a bit bready and spiced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
culchiem (3558) - Berlin, GERMANY - OCT 18, 2016
Bottle. Nutty brown with a medium head. Aroma of creamy malt. Flavour of malt, nut, raisins and a little spice on the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tjeerd (311) - GERMANY - OCT 9, 2016
Not really my thing, bok. Sweet, caramelly taste. Imo bit too artificial aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Antonio369 (171) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 9, 2016
33 cl bottle, served in snifter glass. Poured clear dark reddish brown with a three finger light tan head. Medium carbonation in glass. Aroma: caramel, toffee, milk chocolate, roasted malts, nuts, vanilla. Taste: caramel, vanilla, fudge, raisins, dark roasted malts, bread, milk chocolate, dark fruit, brown sugar. Medium body with a light roasted bittersweet finish. Nice brew!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sjorsvdg (434) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 6, 2016
Goed bokbier. Geur: brood, karamel. Karamelsmaak, met wat donker fruit en gebrande mout. Aangename verhouding tussen hartig en zoet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ALIBALI (777) - Kiel, GERMANY - SEP 9, 2016
Nicht Tij-außergewöhnlich, dafür aber ein mehr als solides Bockbier. Der schlank, süßliche Korpus wird von einer tollen Hopfenattacke überrascht. Flasche Stassen

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gyhallmanti (305) - Groningen, NETHERLANDS - AUG 5, 2016
33cl bottle at home. Pours hazy brown amberish colour with a big beige head which slowly recedes to small layer. Aroma of citrus, roasted malt, caramel, nuts. Taste is light sweet, light bitter with a roasted malty finish. Notes of caramel, roasted malts, spices. Texture is watery, medium bodied with low carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Louke (78) - Swalmen, NETHERLANDS - JUL 28, 2016
Verrassend zoete bokbier. Volle karamel smaak eraan. Mooie nasmaak, perfect tegen de winterdepressie.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anstei (1227) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - MAR 8, 2016
Bottle, courtesy of Benzai for EuroSwap. Sweet malt-forward beer with decent bitterness. Some raisins. Full and well carbonated but not harmonic. Okay.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cagou007 (1046) - FRANCE - FEB 9, 2016
Pours clear deep amber with medium tan head. Nose is fruity and caramel. Aromas are toasted malts, herbal hops, candi, a alcoholic hint. Average carbonation, medium body. Medium sweet finish, with a slight bitterness in aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MelvinKalksma (1000) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - FEB 9, 2016

Malts, caramel, fruit, nuts and spices.,

Hazy amber/ruby/brown beer with visible yeast and with a slight off-white head.

Medium sweet and very slightly spicy and dry with malts, caramel, fruit, nuts and spices.

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