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Salvator Doppel Bock - Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG

Salvator Doppel BockSalvator Doppel Bock

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,982 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1982
Reviews: 1254
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 12.28%


Brewed by:
Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  7.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-23-2001)
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RedSpecial1

Florida

3.8/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

This beer pours a dark cloudy amber, with just a slight head forming. It leaves quickly, though, and leaves no appreciable lacing. It smells of caramel, and there's a hint of some sweetness that almost seems fruity. The caramel flavors come out pretty strongly as I taste this beer, there might be a slight yeast flavor as well, which isn't unpleasant, and seems to offset the sweet caramel flavors pretty well. This is a very drinkable beer, though I could see it getting heavy after 2 or 3.

Serving type: bottle

03-03-2010 23:45:40 | More by RedSpecial1
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A: Nice amber brown color. Spotty lacing. Mild head.

S: Light chocolate notes. Moderate yeast aroma.

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M: Medium body. Sweet, chocolatey and roasty.

O: I really enjoyed this dopplebock. Having tried a few here in Germany, I prefer it on top off all the heils, pils and export beers (lager) I have been drinking.

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Salvator Doppel Bock from Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG
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