Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Doppelbock
Freising, Germany


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RATINGS: 1467   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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A double bock beer that has what it takes. Not just for lovers of strong beer. With a malty aroma and great taste, our Korbinian is a true beer speciality. It goes well with smoked meat and fish as well as wild roasts and fowl.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
lisagirl (264) - Christchurch, - JUL 16, 2013
phenomenal, it pretty much tastes like christmas cake to me. it’s got the currants and other dark fruits, it’s got the deep, kinda brown sugaryness, it’s got the bready yeastiness, and it’s even got the alcoholism that every christmas cake must have. om nom nom!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Weevo (62) - Indiana, USA - MAR 21, 2015
Bottle from beer club. Pours dark brown with a good tan head. Aroma roasted malt and taste of chocolate and nuts. Also, just a little sweetness that lingers on the pallet. Really enjoyed this one. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
wozap (181) - Węgorzewo, POLAND - MAR 19, 2015
Leżakowane do końca terminu przydatności. Kolor miedzi, piana średnia. Zapach mieszanka ciemnego słódu, karmelu, śliwki i przypraw. Smak jest zrównoważone pomiędzy słodkim i nutami przypiekanymi.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Shanebrews (210) - Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2015
This dunkel was unremarkable. It is a strong beer, yes, but a great beer, no. The aroma revealed something slightly off, reminiscent of bret. The taste was well balanced between malt and bitter but the body was a bit less than I anticipated from the visual and olfactory clues. I was a little disappointed overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pumpkin87 (79) - - FEB 26, 2015
Pours dark brown with reddish highlights. Thick beige head dissipates quickly. Aroma is malt, nuts, roast. On the palate, there’s malt, malt and more malt, with bread, toffee, nuts, roast. It’s not a particularly complex range, but it works well. A medium body and smooth carbonation, with the alcohol very subdued, makes this a very easy drinking doppel bock.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kdm1984 (758) - Missouri, USA - FEB 26, 2015
Big boozy and malty, sweet, caramel, toffee, syrup aroma. Nice color and head. Flavor is roast, brown sugar, chocolate. A little more subdued than the aroma anticipated, but really tasty, and not too sweet. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cristobal37 (301) - Canyon Lake, California, USA - FEB 26, 2015
Good doppelbock. Slightly boozy, slightly sweet, lots of flavor hanging out on the palate. Roasted nuts a sticky caramel. Not the best doppelbock I’ve ever had, but certainly a great example of the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
alberti92 (131) - - FEB 23, 2015
Bottle from cellarbrations super store in hami hill. Pours a dark brown with a thin tan head. Aroma has hints of leather, vanilla, sultanas and alcohol. Body is medium and carbonation low. Taste is chocolate malts, coffee, sugary and vanilla. First go at a doppelbock. Really enjoyed

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ordybill (382) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - FEB 20, 2015
One of the best beers I have ever had. An excellent Dopplebock and it nails every category: Aroma, Appearance, Taste, Palate and the Overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (7270) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - FEB 8, 2015
Pour out of 500 mL bottle, dark reddish brown pour with off white head, aroma brought dark fruit, caramel, toffee, toasted bread, hints of red fruit, grain, some earthy tones. Taste is a mix of dark fruit, caramel, toffee, red fruit into some bread into dough, some toasted bread, some slight yeast, finishing bitter, slightly sweet,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (3738) - Xalapa, MEXICO - FEB 7, 2015
Nice and great. Thick and cloudy and very delicious. Very good strong wheat one and enjoyable.

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