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RATINGS: 1089   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.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenDover (210) - Texas, USA - JAN 26, 2009
Pours a dark red, not much foam. Nice aroma of malts, yeasty and bready, very pleasant. Tastes a bit lighter than I expected, could be bolder. Good stuff, though.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
morrdt (715) - Dirty Mo’, North Carolina, USA - MAR 3, 2015
12 ounce single bottle from the local Harris Teeter, as part of a create your own six-pack. Pours a nice dark amber/copper color with a light tan head. Aroma is sweet with caramel and malt. Taste is sweet and very rich with caramel and malts and finished clean. NICE!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bobaidan (520) - Southington, Connecticut, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Pours a nice brown with a medium head. Pretty thick in body with enough carbonation to prevent stickiness. Flavor is a bit on the sweet side, but expected for the style. Caramel is the way out front. Finish is sweet, but not cloyingly so. A good dopplebock.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kidobutai (454) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Yes please! Poured from a can! Big sudsy head, uneven dark amber color. Decent lacing but not over the top. Butterscotch aroma, can really smell the hard liquor taste that’s coming. Biting on the swallow, but delicious, creamy, good ABV.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AdamT (211) - North Carolina, USA - FEB 2, 2015
12oz bottle from Brewmaster’s in Wilson. Dark brown-reddish hue (when put up to light). Fully diminishing head, no lacing. Dark fruit, booze, dark malt aromas. Sweet dark fruit up front with with more of a malt and light spice finish.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
StormCoat (117) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Have been meaning to try a Tröegs beer, so was glad to spot the Troegenator at a Remke market here in Cincinnati, Ohio. I brought home a single 12-ounce bottle and poured it into a goblet. Pours a translucent, dark warm brown, with a small, off-white head. Sweet aroma of molasses and caramel. Flavors are very nice: quite sweet, bready and malty, with some underlying spice and really sweet, juicy fruit notes. This beer has a very pleasant texture, feeling a little bit thick, with an above-medium body; but it still feels quite drinkable. I dig it!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fakdaddy (18) - - JAN 18, 2015
I'm at a time when you are not in my room for a long way in hell of an old lady at my job ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dlovell2 (995) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Pours dark mahogany with an off white head. Malty bready aroma with a spicy yeastiness. Sweet caramel malt start with molasses brown sugar, and candied sugars. Followed with a light cherry fruitiness and finishing with a crisp herbal hopiness. Nice dark malty brew.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
closey22 (1027) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - JAN 7, 2015
Brown with ruby hilites and little rimming beige head; Flava is sweet with slight cinnamon hint; Flava is Rich malty peaty caramelly Molassesy;’feels medium creamy silky Sligt fizzy near end; finishes sweet malty hints of orange or cherry

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rayaron (461) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - JAN 6, 2015
Bottle sample at tasting at Beer & Beyond, Tel Aviv. Clear brownish-red with small beige head. Aroma of sweet candy, toffee, date honey, syrupy, raisin and some ripe fruits (peach, pear). Very sweet flavor, candy, syrupy, raisin, notes of wood, some brandy, very sweet sticky finish. Light carbonation, medium to full-bodied. Hard to drink.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaoaaolco (8) - ft meade, Maryland, USA - JAN 3, 2015 does not count
Raison-like flavor. Reminds me of brown bread with raisons. Good alcohol flavor behind it. Needs a bit more head. Will drink again.


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