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Trapped Under Eisbock - Voodoo Brewing Company

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88
very good

76 Ratings
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Ratings: 76
Reviews: 37
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 9.92%
Wants: 50
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Voodoo Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Eisbock |  14.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
A classic lager of flavor and heritage. This dopplebock is aged for 3 months frozen, then transferred onto Michigan Sour Cherries for 3 more months. We then bottle condition it at the brewery cellar for over a year. This is named after one of my favorite songs from a band that like lager, started out being intense and mellowed over time. Cheers and Ride the Lightning!

(Beer added by: bbeane on 06-15-2011)
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bleedsblu

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-12-2014 17:27:26 | More by bleedsblu
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Latarnik

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1.8%

05-29-2014 01:17:53 | More by Latarnik
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Artmcd88

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

05-02-2014 12:31:17 | More by Artmcd88
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HoppyBastard2

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

02-15-2014 21:19:36 | More by HoppyBastard2
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HoppyBastard1

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

01-07-2014 07:59:40 | More by HoppyBastard1
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trxxpaxxs

New York

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

10-22-2013 14:29:22 | More by trxxpaxxs
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deuce9259

Ohio

4/5  rDev +1.8%

09-30-2013 13:18:21 | More by deuce9259
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orangesol

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

09-27-2013 15:19:31 | More by orangesol
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duceswild

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

08-03-2013 17:39:05 | More by duceswild
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calcnerd

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-26-2013 15:21:08 | More by calcnerd
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Photekut

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

05-18-2013 22:41:45 | More by Photekut
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tommyguz

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

05-11-2013 00:59:09 | More by tommyguz
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Magery

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

05-07-2013 19:33:38 | More by Magery
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yourefragile

District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

04-14-2013 00:45:27 | More by yourefragile
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griffeyb

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

04-08-2013 12:41:00 | More by griffeyb
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ncaudle

Virginia

4/5  rDev +1.8%

03-25-2013 16:25:59 | More by ncaudle
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Rifugium

Pennsylvania

3.65/5  rDev -7.1%

Slightly hazy copper-colored pour, with an off-white head that seemed a bit misplaced considering the style/ABV. Nose was pretty grainy, toasty, rum raisin, caramel malts; didn't really get any cherry. The taste was similar, toasted grains, grain alcohol, rum raisin and caramel malts, maybe a slight essence of potpourri spice and cherry, but I probably wouldn't have noticed the latter if I wasn't told me the beer was aged on cherries. Finished dry and a tad chalky. Body was about medium, and almost seemed overcarbonated for the style, but maybe it was just my imagination. Not bad overall, but by far not Voodoo's best.

03-24-2013 14:43:05 | More by Rifugium
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t0rin0

California

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

03-06-2013 02:28:16 | More by t0rin0
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FeDUBBELFIST

Pennsylvania

3.44/5  rDev -12.5%

Bomber to snifter.
Sampled several times, reviewed 03FEB13

[A] A swift pour produces a finger plus of foamy light tan head that slowly fizzes out to a creamy collar. The color is a rich shade of auburn. On the darker side of the spectrum with a noticeable murkiness. No lacing.

[S] Aromas of dark fruits like prune, plum and red grape. No cherry though - not at this point - even though there was very little cherry presence in a fresher bottle either. Oxidized notes of wet construction paper come through from the beginning.

[T] The dark fruits mentioned above (again, no cherry). Toasted malts and rich caramel. There's a minimum level of tartness on the finish. Most impressive, however, is that there is almost no detectable alcohol on the palate.

[M] Full bodied and very smooth. Carbonation is low. Alcohol is not noticeable at all. Supple and more enjoyable as the carbonation continues to escape.

[O] There's nothing bad about this beer, there's just nothing that stands out either. My first impressions - even after opening a fresh bottle - were the same. The description on the label sounds amazing...and the beer falls short of expectations.

02-03-2013 15:28:25 | More by FeDUBBELFIST
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jaminjohnson

Yukon (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-28-2013 21:26:34 | More by jaminjohnson
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peensteen

Ontario (Canada)

3.73/5  rDev -5.1%

Sammy's bottle

Brown-ruby red body, ring of tan head, some lace here as well. Smell is full of cherry and fruit, lots of big malts, red liquorice, a bit of cocoa as well, but lots of fruits in the nose. Taste is big and malty, fruity and even some light lingering hop flavours, cherry and dark malty bread, medium sweetness. Light-medium carbonation, medium feel dsolid body. Solid but not really typical of Eisbock, still pretty good, doesn't seem like 14% alc. either.

11-29-2012 21:29:32 | More by peensteen
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.85/5  rDev -2%

A different take on an Eisbock, not tasting like the style I have had in the past. A strong ale, with some characteristics of a cherry stout. Dark brown, a big head, big lace. Bready malty. A really good cherry taste, with a long cherry finish, backed by a malt liquor.

11-25-2012 15:03:15 | More by Sammy
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Morey

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

11-11-2012 14:42:43 | More by Morey
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brentk56

North Carolina

3.63/5  rDev -7.6%

Appearance: A slight bit of a gusher, the beer pours with a sturdy head atop the clear copper-colored liquid; a few dots of lace are left behind

Smell: Spice cake aroma, with figs, dates and cake spice elements

Taste: As in the aroma, the dark fruit and spice cake flavors jut to the forefront; surprisingly, the flavor thins out after the swallow; the cherries are nowhere to be found, sadly

Mouthfeel: Medium body but a bit too fizzy on the tongue

Overall: Despite the mouthfeel issues, the flavor is very nice but doesn't go beyond what I would expect from a Doppelbock

08-19-2012 01:50:48 | More by brentk56
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

08-11-2012 12:55:48 | More by acurtis
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Trapped Under Eisbock from Voodoo Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.