kraddel (9335) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JAN 16, 2018 jimstrassburg (57) - Germantown, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 23, 2006
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pour is brownish tan. Creamy head which dissapeared farily quickly. Something odd in the nose that I can’t pick out. I don’t get olives like xproudfoot did but something else. Interesting smell. Taste is very sugary. Nice.
Pours very dark brown, with a red glow. Small white head. Smell is very unintense, mild caramelyness. Taste is full, toasty ( very toasty ) caramel, some chocolate, very mild bitterness. Rich maltyness. Very complex, even some coffee. Medium to medium thick body, medium low to low carbo. Very enjoyable. Easy drinker, regardless of the ABV. If only the scent was somewhat more intense... JefVerstraete (3747) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - JAN 16, 2018
Bottle from Mein Biershop.de/ Dark brown colour, white foam. Sweet malty, aroma of caramel, dried fruit, some hoppy bitterness. Pleasant Doppelbock. Pershing (595) - Garland, Texas, USA - JAN 5, 2018
Half liter bottle poured dark copper into a half liter dimpled mug. Lasting beige head with lively carbonation. Aroma of sweet malt and dried fruit. Medium body that is a little dry. Perfect amount of hop bitterness to offset the additional malt bill. One of the best doppelbock's in the world. ozzy70 (1334) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - DEC 29, 2017
Bottle. Poured dark reddish to black, foamy lasting tan head. Aroma was malty, caramel, minerals. Taste was mild sweet, caramel, malt, dark fruit, molasses. julesxxl (130) - Cholet, FRANCE - DEC 28, 2017
(dark limpide ruby, nez fruits noirs & fraise, bois, carbo low, corps plein, mélasse pain grillé, cacao-vanille-cerise)
Roger60 (269) - - DEC 22, 2017
Jörg leverans, flaska. Fint skum. Växer mörk färg med fruktig russinarom. Fin smak från frisk spritzig pärlande till fyllig mäktig smak när den är lite varmare. Underbar på vintern PhillyBeer2112 (2919) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - DEC 20, 2017
I've been waiting years to try this one, so pleased to finally just see it on the shelves, and now I wanna go back and get more because this one is definitely everything its cracked up to be. Dark brown color, nearly opaque. Nose is definite with raisins, flavor similar, with a lighter chocolate toffee element, but this beer is not otherwise very sweet, semi-dry, definitely unlike other doppelbocks I've had. thebighead (28) - Minnesota, USA - DEC 17, 2017
On tap at the brewery. Also from a bottle from Total Wine. Andechs is the third place i visit when in Bavaria after convenient stops at Hofbrauhaus and Lowenbrau Haus. This doppelbock is phenomenal. Close behind it is their Weissbier Dunkel. FROTHINGSLOSH (8291) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 16, 2017
Sampled from a 16 oz dark brown color with a huge creamy-soapy dark tan head that lingered forever and left decent lacing. The aroma was sweet and malty with molasses, sugar and a vegetal note. The flavor was molasses, cherry, raisin, toffee and bread crust. Medium length finish. Moderately full bodied and smooth. Solid. Marduk (8622) - Reval, ESTONIA - DEC 9, 2017
500ml bottle (thanks martjoobolut). Clear chestnut color. Small size, off-white head, stays. Spicy hops, caramel, sweet in aroma. Sweet, bready, malty, sweet, caramel in taste. Massive amount of bread in aftertaste. Medium carbonation. I love the breadiness. Covers alcohol well. Solid brew.