Brewed by Klosterbrauerei Weltenburg
Style: Doppelbock
Kelheim, Germany


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RATINGS: 955   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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A full-bodied dark strong beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hank37 (145) - banksia grove, AUSTRALIA - FEB 7, 2015
Aroma is spicy, with some date and raisin, the latter of which carries through in the tasting dept with raisin, toffee, and brown sugar. Finishes with a burnt-sugar bitterness that fades quite quickly and leaves surprisingly dry

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fdomig (487) - München, GERMANY - FEB 6, 2015
330ml bottle at Riedelsbach. Aroma is malt, coffee, caramel. Appearance is red-ish black with a frothy brown-ish foam. Taste is bitter sweet with a light dryness in the end. Almost no carbonation. Gorgeous.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rederic (3188) - montréal, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 4, 2015
500ml bottle, dark brown color, with a thick bubbly beige head, with a nice sweet grainy toasted, caramelized, biscuity, bread, roasted malty, toffee, bran muffin nose, with a faint sponge toffee, granola bar, brown chocolate, buckwheat pancake accent, and a dark dried fruit, chocolate pie crust, nutty note in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a good sweet grainy cerealic roasted, caramelized,toasted, bready, biscuity malty, toffeeish character, with some brown chocolate, molasses, fruitcake, spicy, chocolate pie crust, faint coffee, nutty, burnt bran muffin flavours, leading towards a sweet grainy roasted, toasted, biscuity, caramelized maltiness, bitter dark brown chocolate, toffeeish, lingering molasses, spicy dark dried fruitiness finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (522) - GREECE - JAN 29, 2015
500ml bottle at Bierhof, Athens. Black color with beige head. Roasted malty aroma, caramel, coffee and light chocolate, dark fruits. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tom10101 (3368) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 25, 2015
Bottle (500 ml). Split 4-ways with Minderbinder, the brother in law and the lady.

Appearance: Dark reddish-brown with a medium creamy beige head dand some lacing.

Aroma: Toasted malts, burst of caramel, red fruits, mineral notes, light spiciness and nutty notes.

Taste: Toasted malts, caramel, hints of red fruits, moderate/medium sweetness (never cloying) mineral notes and light bitterness.

Palate: Medium to full body. Moderate to medium carbonation. Fruity and caramel finish. A tad warming too.

Overall: Rich and ultra tasty Dopplebock with an impressive balance. Beautiful malt depth. Superb!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joe19612 (1999) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark brown colour nearly black with a thin beige head, rich malt aroma, taste is bitter plenty of malt, with a dry bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cerbier (371) - - JAN 10, 2015
0,5l Flasche. Dunkelbraunes Bier mit kleiner heller Schaumkrone. Riecht nach Röstmalzen; schmeckt auch so mit Nuancen nach Toffee und Schokolade.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gopherfan99 (721) - CROATIA - JAN 1, 2015
Bottle (trade with McTapps - Thank you, Sabine!) pours clear, dark reddish brown and a small tan head; dark fruit aroma with malt and caramel; taste is sweet with caramel, dark fruits, malt and a hint of chocolate; has a bittersweet finish; very good!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Meilby (8551) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 29, 2014
Bottle 500ml @ My parents
[From trade with McTapps] Pours clear reddish brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, floral, grass and hint of chocolate. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long caramel, chocolate and floral finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Underdogs88 (221) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Malty aroma with nice melanoidin character. Dark brown appearance with a small off white head with poor retention. Flavor is malty with notes of chocolate and plum. Flavor is smooth and clean. Full body with medium carbonation. Overall, it's a classic dopplebock. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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