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Tröegs Troegenator Doublebock

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RATINGS: 1065   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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For periods of fasting without solid foods, Monastic brewers relied on the double bock; a stronger, richer beer to fulfill their basic nutritional needs. Known to them as "liquid bread", a double bock has a strong malt aroma and chewy rich body. In the spirited tradition of naming a double bock in the suffix "ator," we give you Troegenator to provide warmth and richness through the early spring months.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
aumentm (44) - North Carolina, USA - OCT 17, 2014
One of my favorite beers. Troegenator is one of the best. High alcohol and amazing taste. Awesome label.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
BillaFly (8) - Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 16, 2014 does not count
Pours a nice Carmel brown with low carbonation. Head settles quickly to a ring. Bready malts and finishes with a little cherry? Nice body. Bought it because I heard it won a medal at GABF. Way to go fellow Pennsylvanian.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tnkw01 (1147) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 13, 2014
Bottle. Dark, amber color. Small head. Complex aroma, fruit cake, dried fruit. Taste slightly sweet. Fruit cake with notes of molasses.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
scotchzombie (344) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Pours a rich reddish chestnut brown with a decent, finely-bubbled yellow-white head that fades rapidly to a rim and partial coating. Aroma is sweet chalky malts - nuts, bread, caramel. Taste follows suit with toffee, dark fruits, a well-hidden warming alcohol and a touch of cherry. I appreciate a good doppelbock - and this is a very good one. Yum.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
matty (204) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 9, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pours a deep caramel/ruby red color with a tan head. Not getting an aroma other than a heavy scent of malt. Full bodied, taste leans heavy on the malt. Sweet finish. Great beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (5804) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 5, 2014
"a great example of the dopplebock style. full bodied, full flavored bready malt goodness. smells and tastes of dark fruit and fresh baked bread. good stuff...wish i had more."

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
tillmac62 (213) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - OCT 2, 2014
BOD 8/13/14. Beautiful clear dark amber pour that has a heavy dose of dark ruby making it almost red. Normal head, lacing and slightly below normal retention. Light nose of caramel malt with bread undertones coupled with a light alcohol note. As it warms, dark fruit notes (fig, raisin, plum) are noted. Full bodied with a rich creamy texture. Normal carbonation with a nice effervescence on the finish. The flavor profile is well balanced and complex. It begins with a bready malt that flows into the dark fruit notes. In the middle, caramel sweetness comes forward then yields to a mild hop bitterness. The finish is where the alcohol becomes a bit unhidden as the other flavors fade.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (2187) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Bottle. Pours a brown color with white head. Toffee, malty, slight nutty aromas. Toffee, syrupy, malty flavors.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
trapped (823) - New York City, TURKEY - SEP 9, 2014
Drought. Reddish brown with creamy beige head, very little rroasted malt aroma, sweetish burnt malt taste with sour cheery falvor, low carbonation, medium finish with a burnt aftertaste. Nice but not great.

4.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
codfishh (78) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 8, 2014
Poured from a 330ml bottle, aroma is rich malt with lots of dark fruit, raisins and plums, taste is lucious silk malt flavor. Raisins and plums and crusty bread flavor. Silky mouth feel, medium body medium carbonation. Delicious beer right up there with ayinger captivator.


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