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Dark Horse Perkulator Coffee Dopplebock - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

951 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 951
Reviews: 438
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 14.21%
Wants: 38
Gots: 47 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: oberon on 10-18-2007)
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cwguy5

North Carolina

3.66/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

ruddy reddish brown with a gigantic, foamy almost yellow head that filled the glass on a fairly conservative pour. some sediment left in bottle and some poured into beer unintentionally.

nose is basically coffee grounds with some light toffee and toast in the background.

lots of coffee flavor. very roasty with some hop bitterness as well i think. dry overall.

over-carbonated as head suggested. way too prickly to the point of interfering with flavor. by the time the fizz subsides you are left with a bitterness that is vague in nature. lots of coffee breath after an long coffee linger.

funny that the name is Perkulator because this beer tastes just like my mom's coffee that she made and still makes in her 60's percolator. i really want to like this beer. i think it is probably a good recipe but the carbonation is an issue. hopefully it was just my bottle or my batch and not how the beer is intended. without the fizz it would be a really nice coffee beer.

Serving type: bottle

01-05-2014 22:11:09 | More by cwguy5
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Dark Horse Perkulator Coffee Dopplebock from Dark Horse Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 951 ratings.