Ballistic Brewing Ground Pup Double Bock Ale

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 2.82/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ffbot (403) - Oakland, California, USA - APR 3, 2017
Pour is a dark brown, thin, with no head. Smell of light caramel, malt, and bready. Taste follows, dull caramel and bready background. Meh

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PugUglyBrewer (511) - - NOV 23, 2016
Dark brown to black color with a short-lived white head. Nutty, vanilla and slightly caramel aroma and flavors. Boozy burn at the end; surprising for only a 7.2 % brew.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
daknole (10936) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Brownish pour, beige head. Caramel malt, wheat bread, doughy malts, yeast, sweet and grainy.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
batneil (699) - - OCT 23, 2012
Not unpleasant, but I couldnt drink a lot of it. I thought it had a chocolatey taste. It pours very dark, almost black. Moderately fizzy.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerFunGuy (875) - California, USA - SEP 21, 2012
This beer has that typical double bock aroma. It is smooth with a almost sweet taste. Another plus it has one of the coolest bottles I've ever seen. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jJay (20) - California, USA - SEP 12, 2012
Got a Ballistic Brewing sampler ... first one I tried was the double bock. Dissapointing, after a dark pour with average tan head, smell was weak. Flavor was almost nonexistent, watered down even. Not a quality beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SDalkoholic (2375) - Linda Vista, California, USA - SEP 4, 2012
Bottle from Fresh and Easy: Poured a dark brown that was nearly opaque while a delicate pillow of foam head slowly dissipated. The drink is primarily caramel like toasted malts that have a semi sweetness about them that makes this different than most other bocks I have tasted. However, the aftertaste seems watered down and doesnt have any real substance of flavor linger around like a rich beer would, so in the end this end sup coming short.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
dwyerpg (5946) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 17, 2012
This is okay. Some sweetness and malt but surprisingly thin. Not much body or definition. Okay at best.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
vicipa (3) - - AUG 2, 2012 does not count
Poured from a bottle it smelled and looked quite good but taste was lacking a depth and complexity of flavor I was expecting from a double bock. Just not that interesting.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bb (8971) - Alamo, California, USA - JUL 4, 2012
Bottle. Dark mahogony beer with a tan head. Caramel and light fruity aroma. Earthy and caramel flavor. Medium bodied. Caramel andearth lingers with light citrus. First beer in a long time I poured down the drain.


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