UrbanCaveman (193) - Ohio, USA - MAR 5, 2015 dfhhead25 (251) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 28, 2012
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 9/20
Aroma- grains, slight roasted notes, funk
Appearance- typical dopplebock look, thin white head
Taste- slight roasted notes, odd funk, leather
Palate- fair body and mouthfeel, nothing to complain about
Overall- Not good. Got as an extra in a trade and was expecting more. Not getting the caramel or toffee promised.
12 oz bottle, poured into a shaker pint at ~45 degrees F.
Appearance: Pours a bright, clear slightly ruddy amber, not unlike how a good Vienna lager looks, and forms a solid finger of pale beige head that swiftly dissipates. Plenty of carbonation is visible clinging to the sides of the glass, as well as rising steadily through the beer. Looks rather more like a bock than a doppelbock, so we shall see how the rest goes.
Smell: Doughy bread with toffee sprinkles, something not unlike leather, and a hint of cooked raisin.
Taste:Definite confirmation of the bread from the aroma, as the taste of fresh-baked bread swells to fill the entire mouth from the first sip. Toffee notes abound through the liquid loaf, as do some earthen and leathery tones. Here and there, hints of cooked raisin and walnut peek through, and the finish is full of alcohol heat.
Mouthfeel: Light and creamy, not quite as sticky as one would expect for a doppelbock.
Overall: Overall, not a bad beer. I’d think it shades more into the bock category than a doppelbock, but it’s tasty nonetheless. drfabulous (8488) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - FEB 14, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Big caramel color and upfront taste. Malty with toffee and very slight chocolate. I’d like a richer, deeper flavor for the style, but decent. BillKismet (4105) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 17, 2015
Rich melanoidin red-hued beer, with an okay beige head. Rather malty nose, melanoidin and candi malt dominate the bouquet. Candi malt and dank beer flavors reluctantly intermingle. This one has a bit of a cough syrup flavor, as well as the taste of stale, old grains. Dry sherry finish. cheap (6016) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 8, 2014
slight sweet candy aroma. looks like darker ice tea with carbonation. big strong nasty alky impact. deep thicker thing. toffee fer sure, sweet thicker. long stronger medicine finish. not impressed. Not nearly as good as 1 Weltenburger Kloster Asam Bock, Tröegs Troegenator Doublebock
or Atwater Voodoo Vator Doppelbock fonefan (50778) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 5, 2014
Patrickctenchi (6693) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - SEP 1, 2014
[ As Moerlein Emancipator Doppelbock ].
Clear medium to dark amber brown color with a small, open and frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, bread, caramel, sugary malt, brown sugar, alcohol. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet with a long duration, sweet malt, sugary malt, bread. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat, finish feel is light alcoholic. 
Clear mahogany with a small beige head.
Heavy caramel, chocolate aroma.
Taste is sweet, bready, dark fruit.....caramel malt.
Chewy and bold. yespr (47115) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 17, 2014
Pours clear and golden orange to hazzlenut brown with a small off white head. Aroma is dry breadish and toasted malty. Sweet, caramelish and breadish. Bitter and toasted malty. Sweet and roasted finish. Bamsen78 (5543) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2014
Pours clear copper brown with small off-white head. clear aroma of malt, caramel and yeast. Sweetish, malty flavour, with notes of fruit and touches of caramel. Sweetish aftertaste. OK. chrisv10 (18240) - DENMARK - MAY 16, 2014
Dark amber/brown with small beige head. Aroma is malt, caramel, bread, little nut and a little candy. Flavour is malt, caramel, bread, sweet, little nut, candy and toasted. shrubber85 (11582) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Draft. Cherry/prune malt and alcohol aroma. Chestnut with moderate head. Sweet dried cherries/raisin and toffee malt flavor. Light astringent finish. Excellent - a very nice beer.