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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.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bov (9815) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - OCT 28, 2009
courtesy of fiulijn - clear brown colour with a modest head retention; aroma of malt and nut with a hint of solvant, some caramel too; sweet and slightly sticky; some late bitterness, heavy caramel and sweet malts in the finish

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopscotch (9559) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2003
A lovely crystal clear copper brew. Medium-sized khaki-colored, fizzy head. Quickly and fully diminishing. Rich, buttery, malty nose with huge notes of spruce and butterscotch. The flavor is also malty and rich. Light molasses, caramel and English toffee up front. Excellently balanced with a lightly pungent and moderately bitter hop presence on the backside. Full-bodied with a very oily mouthfeel and fizzy carbonation. Long, bitter and dry finish. Great brew! Worth Pursuing!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (9482) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 13, 2009
Pours a nice brown/amber color wtih a small head. Aroma is malty and caramel. Hints of overripe fruit and roast. Flavor is very full...tons of caramel malt, yeast, and raisins. Golden raisins. Easy and smooth. I enjoyed. It is what it is...

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adnielsen (9481) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 8, 2012
Bottle @ Dan’s house, courtesy of arminjewell. Clear, reddish brown appearance with a small tan head. Rich, toffee, big caramel malty, slight hay aroma. Delicious, very rich caramel malty, big toffee, fairly sweet yet balanced flavor. Excellent beer!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
hopdog (9189) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 12, 2004
Poured a mahagony color with a off white/brownish head. Malty aromas (caramel). Tastes like it smells. Sweet beginning. Alcohol well hidden. I’m not sure if I am a Doppelbock fan or not, but this beer didn’t do it for me.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (9012) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - APR 30, 2008
Bottle from Market Street Wine Shop, North Location, Charlottesville. Pours reddish brown with a BIG head. Aroma of caramel, brown sugar and banana. Very malty taste. Toffee, brown sugar, a little alcohol. Thick feel.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (8965) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 7, 2010
Brownish red with abundance of head. Nose and taste are light, sweet malt, hay and spruce. Rated 5/14/04

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (8954) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 3, 2005
Light reddish colour, good suitable hops, creamy easy drink. Well malted including chocolate malt, carmel. Damn good for the style. Well carbonated.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick (8688) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 9, 2007
Bottle at Firewaters in Atlantic City. This brew pours a dark brownish-amber color with a thin off-white head that dissipates fairly fast. Spotty lacing throughout. Roasted malt aroma with hints of alcohol and raisins. Medium, smooth body with sweet malt and caramel flavors, accompanied by notes of hops here and there. The finish is on the sweet side with caramel and malt, followed by touches of hops and a bit of burning alcohol. Above average Doppelbock for my money.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoeMcPhee (8622) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 7, 2008
Tap at Blind Tiger. Deep amber-brown beer with a thick off-white head. Rich sweet toasty aroma. Chewy with a light caramel and sweet dark malt aroma. Excellent soft chewy palate. Well-lagered bocky malts. Clean toasted malt. Excellent balance of soft sweet maltiness, clean nuttiness and whole grain bread. A kiss of brown sugary sweetness. A very well-made doppelbock.


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