Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Doppelbock
Freising, Germany


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RATINGS: 1562   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76/5   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerdad (397) - Kansas, USA - JUL 27, 2011
bottled. pours dark but clear mohogany. small light tan head. subdued aromas of roasted malt, chocolate and leather. tastes of sweet malt and mocha. medium bodied with a smooth texture and a lasting astringent finish. pretty decent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crajun (1101) - , Texas, USA - NOV 23, 2015
nice brew; thought I had rated before; Dammit; I am going to drink more germans. this is near the top but not quitter there for a great style. thankfully this is not overly sweet - nice malt, toffee, brown sugar mix. easy to drink...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kostasgiotis (10) - GREECE - NOV 22, 2015
I am no Lager man but hats off to this beer.Dark malty strong taste with the alcohol just appearing.Loved the head and its "endurance". Great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FrankZappa7 (98) - GERMANY - NOV 22, 2015
21.11.15-0,33 Flasche( gekauft AH NL!) -Bocksampling mit Ricardo + Verena, braun mit geringer beiger Krone - Malzig, Karamell, Rosine, kaum Bitterkeit, gering karbonisiert. Guter Doppelbock.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tysongillmore (351) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
I didn't take any extra notes when I tried this beer for the first time but I'm gonna try it again and update my comments. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maris (1225) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - NOV 21, 2015
From a 500ml bottleon 21/11/2015. Pours a very dark amber/chesnut, with a biggish light tan head. The nose is super malty - rye bread, caramel, toffee, molasses. The flavour has all the features of the aroma, along with lashings of Christmas cake. This is just an absolute sweet malt bomb, with bugger all bitterness . The palate is creamy and chewy and the carbonation is soft. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markoijelena (1429) - Belgrade, SERBIA - NOV 17, 2015
Bottle 0.5l from bro Vlada ciaoooo.Taste with cika Boban and cika Alberto left in Vranovo Serbia. 25.09.2015.Pour it clear dark brown color with small white head.Aroma tart, burned sugar.Taste of ?erbet, burned sugar, spices, vanilla and some nuts.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tfontana (299) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 15, 2015
Bottle pour into pint glass from Discount Downtown Beverage, Dover, NH. Aroma is initially sweet yeastiness (like champagne) from the head but, once that dissipates, rich bread, caramel/vanilla/molasses, with some fruit. Appearance is clear, dark ruby red with decent sparkle, finger-width white foam head and minimal lacing. Taste is moderately sweet molasses/caramel/toffee with some alcohol. Palate is medium bodied with average texture, lively carbonation and long sweet finish. Overall, this is very solid and well crafted all around.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hamilton_w (17) - - NOV 7, 2015
500 ml bottle at home. Very few head, low carbonation. With a similar taste like Brand Bock and other strong bock beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Batavi (216) - Waalwijk, NETHERLANDS - NOV 6, 2015
Fles 500 ml. gekocht bij speciaalbierpakket.nl, uitgeschonken in Weihenstephan bierglas. Tht. 08/12/2015. Helder donker kastanjebruin bier met een robijnrode gloed, beige romige schuimkraag, die na verloop van tijd wel inzakt. Prachtig aroma, heel moutig en veel gedroogd fruit als rozijnen, pruimen verder ook veel nootachtige elementen in het aroma. Walnoot, hazelnoot, chocoladecake, koffie en aardachtige tonen. Werkelijk een indrukwekkend aroma deze Duitse Doppelbock. Het mondgevoel is zacht fluwelig met een lichte carbonisatie, alcohol van 7,4% is nauwelijks waarneembaar, eigenlijk volledig verborgen. Wel een opvallend complex smaakpallet met zeer moutige en granige tonen. Verder rozijnen, pruimen, gebakken banaan, chocolade en een iets kruidige en aardachtige afdronk. Een voortreffelijk bier, voorlopig zelfs nog beter dan de Schneider Aventinus. Wel met de notitie dat deze fles extra lang was doorgerijpt. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Percy0103 (317) - MEXICO - NOV 3, 2015
Bottle, 500ml. A dark chestnut beer with a medium size brown head. Aroma is of firewood, roasted malt, spices and vanilla. Taste is moderately bitter and low on alcohol. Some carbonation and astringency. Aftertaste is of roasted malt and wood with an earthy finish.

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