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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.4/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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The kind of lager that can get you in trouble. Brewed with Pilsner, Munich and other toasty malts enhanced by Hallertau and Northern Brewer hops.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
elihapa (1525) - Honolulu, Hawaii, USA - FEB 22, 2009
On tap at brewpub. Pours brown with almost no head. Primary flavors are a delicious blend of raisin, plum, chocolate and licorice. Finish is held nicely. Good tasty brew, perfect for ribs and dark meats.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Immy (1955) - Virginia Beach, USA - FEB 19, 2009
On tap at the brewpub. Clear dark brown with a small tan head. Nutty nose, coffee and chocolate. Sweet nuts and mild chocolate flavors, light fruitiness. Nice, but a bit sweet for me.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoeMcPhee (8411) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 26, 2007
Dark brown beer with a creamy dark brown head. Very chocolatey aroma, milk chocolate and malted milk balls. Herbal noble hop aroma lurking behind the sweet chocolatey malts. Well-lagered and quite clean tasting. Lots of dark toasted malt. A well-constructed doppelbock.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - FEB 22, 2007
Pours a deep ruby brown with a thin tan head. Smells of nuts, coffee, chocolate and some dark fruit. Tastes of dark chocolate and nutty with a sweet malty finish. A bit too sweet for a doppelbock.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (11530) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 28, 2006
Clear red-black body with no head. Aroma is medium sweet, coffee/roast. Taste is moderately sweet, coffee, some roast, light root beer. Sticky full body with no carbonation.


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