Doppel means double and while these are stronger brews than the traditional German bocks%2C they are typically not twice the strength. They should have at least 18%B0Plato to be called %22Doppelbock%22. There are pale and dark beers of this style%2C so color can vary from light amber to dark brown. Very full body with a high alcoholic flavor. Low hop flavor and aroma.
Top Beers of the Style
Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock (4.03384)
Andechser Doppelbock Dunkel (3.828041)
Thomas Hooker Liberator Doppelbock (3.823666)
Weltenburger Kloster Asam Bock (3.804291)
Ballast Point Navigator Doppelbock - Brandy Barrel (3.790904)