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RATINGS: 1067   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.


3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
rabuc (143) - carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2004
a strong beer from my favorite brewer. attractive dark brown, almost black beer with strong head. tastes very smooth and almost too sweet flavor.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CaptainCougar (7132) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - DEC 24, 2003
Pours a dark copper brown with a thin off-white head. Sweet caramel bock aroma. Body has a pleasant caramel sweetness, but doesn't quite have the complexity of its German counterparts. Finishes caramel sticky sweet with a warming touch. Still a very nice American dopplebock.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerguy101 (5287) - Newark, California, USA - DEC 22, 2003
Dark amber color. Medium head. Aroma is roasted malts, caramel and dark fruits. A medium bodied dopplebock. Malts are rich, fruity and sweet. Touch of toffee, bread and molasses. Very smooth tasting. Hides the 8.2% alcohol very well. Perhaps a little thin? A nice dopplebock. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and dry. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
happy4hops (376) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - DEC 12, 2003
Interesting take on a doublebock.Yeast hit me as strange at first.Smells of raisin,yeast/malt(light chocolate),hops.Ruby amber color/stellar head/some lace.Smooth/alcohol managed well.Solid finish/weird at first.Good beer.Bottle-best before 6/04.Gets better upon warmth.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dirtymike (2016) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 8, 2003
Deep amber in color with a thin off white foamy head.Aroma of bread and sweet malt.malty,sweet,touch of hops,dry finish. I found it hard to believe this was 8.2%,very smooth.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 6, 2003
Light ruby color with a small head. Sweet doughy aroma, starts sweet and ends dry. Full bodied with a light sticky mouthfeel. I am shocked that this is 8.2%.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SirTom (88) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 5, 2003
Had this at a beer club meeting with many other beers, hence I don't remember all my comments - only the ratings which I wrote down at the time.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
scoobyluv (504) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - NOV 10, 2003
nice, dark ruby red. quicky disappearing head. strong taste and smell of malt. very smooth. does have a slight coffee aftertaste

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeffin7 (612) - Silver Spring, Maryland, USA - NOV 7, 2003
Oddy light in color for a doppelbock. Aroma of raisin, chocolate and cinnamon. Palate is smooth and a bit watery. The body is very thin especially for the style.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Wakie (612) - Centreville, Virginia, USA - NOV 1, 2003
Medium amber color. Lots of caramel and quite heavy on the malt. A little coffee taste was lingering in there somewhere. Pretty good. Gives me a nice impression of Troegs.


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