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Atwater Voodoovator - Atwater Brewery

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338 Ratings
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Ratings: 338
Reviews: 198
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 15.9%
Wants: 5
Gots: 14 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Atwater Brewery visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jasonm on 10-18-2006)
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SportsandJorts

Virginia

2.89/5  rDev -16.5%

Reviewed from notes

Appearance: mahogany to black. a finger of a tan head, leaves behind a slight lacing after slowly fading. Opaque.

Smell: large whiffs of chocolate, slight variation from lighter to darker chocolate. some breadiness and lager yeast sweetness

Taste: opens up with chocolate and does develop into much. some lager yeast.

Mouthfeel: no lager cleanness to it. fairly watery feel

Overall: an overly chocolate and most likely not well fermenated doppelbock. no cleanness and way too one sided.

05-13-2014 11:51:41 | More by SportsandJorts
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PhilMiller

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-04-2014 20:18:37 | More by PhilMiller
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amalburg

Michigan

4/5  rDev +15.6%

05-03-2014 16:54:50 | More by amalburg
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SmellsofMahagony

Texas

4/5  rDev +15.6%

05-03-2014 02:00:02 | More by SmellsofMahagony
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AirZombie

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-01-2014 02:32:09 | More by AirZombie
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kjkinsey

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

04-27-2014 22:47:20 | More by kjkinsey
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Mark4prez20

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-27-2014 00:44:14 | More by Mark4prez20
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Beerlover

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

04-23-2014 04:30:48 | More by Beerlover
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barczar

Kentucky

3.49/5  rDev +0.9%

Pours a clear deep brown with garnet highlights and a modest tan head that dissipates to a thin foam layer.

Aroma is toasted malt, nutty, with a sweet caramel component. There's a hint of dark fruit character.

Flavor is malt dominant, of course, but a touch scorched initially. Fairly sweet, the alcohol is potent and counters the overly toasted malt. The dark fruit is subtle, and sherry-like. Cardboard surfaces late.

Body is fairly full, with minimal carbonation and noted alcohol warmth.

The charred and fruity characters are offputting. Either this beer has changed or my palate has. Used to really like it. Seems oxidized.

04-18-2014 22:24:22 | More by barczar
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JosephRAD

Michigan

4/5  rDev +15.6%

04-17-2014 21:23:13 | More by JosephRAD
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nookiebrown

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +15.6%

04-05-2014 16:07:02 | More by nookiebrown
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BrewtalHonesty

Michigan

2/5  rDev -42.2%

03-21-2014 11:30:30 | More by BrewtalHonesty
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RusImpStoLuv

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +22.8%

03-06-2014 19:10:15 | More by RusImpStoLuv
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

03-06-2014 05:30:57 | More by DrunkinYogi
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Jonny41

Maine

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

03-02-2014 13:15:36 | More by Jonny41
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leprechaunandfatman

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

02-28-2014 01:33:12 | More by leprechaunandfatman
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_phil_d

New York

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

02-23-2014 05:09:14 | More by _phil_d
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dmorgan310

Panama

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

02-23-2014 00:05:30 | More by dmorgan310
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mvanaskie13

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

Poured into a sam adams custom glass: color dark brown, near black; head is tan, presents dense and thick at near 1 inch, it then dissipates to a ring and bubbles, good lacing on the glass.

Smell is subdued for a beer of this strength, some light roast and then some light chocolate, touch of earthy hops. Raisins and maybe plum notes develop as it warms.

Taste has a heavier roast presence than most doppelbocks, its not overpowering but it is noted and the forward malt. Other malt flavors are a subtle chocolate, light toast and maybe some caramel. Raisin like flavors are starting to develop. Hop bitterness and flavor is clean and complementary, not overpowering

Mouthfeel is a crisp, but maybe this beer is a bit young and the carb level a touch higher.

Overall, a solid brew - it needs to warm to acceptable tasting levels to get the full experience as some of the flavors are tamed by the colder temps. A touch more roast presence than other doppelbocks

02-17-2014 00:13:36 | More by mvanaskie13
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jeffwright

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

02-15-2014 02:40:26 | More by jeffwright
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Burkbom23

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

02-10-2014 16:47:45 | More by Burkbom23
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Giggy

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

02-09-2014 02:18:27 | More by Giggy
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magnumpoppy

Michigan

1/5  rDev -71.1%

02-03-2014 03:00:40 | More by magnumpoppy
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RyanAU

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

01-19-2014 02:02:01 | More by RyanAU
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Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +44.5%

01-14-2014 00:59:27 | More by Weeble0907
Atwater Voodoovator from Atwater Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 338 ratings.