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Imperial Doppel Bock - Eel River Brewing Co.

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Imperial Doppel Bock
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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.52
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Eel River Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  11.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: dbalsock on 02-20-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.52/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

This beer is a mystery to me... I drank the entire glass having no idea that it was 11.8%, but that's not becuase it was amazing... it was alright, but not amazing. It was dark amber with a thin head that disappeared before I could even think of a color to describe it, but if I head to I'd say offwhite. The smell was s spattering of rich malts, mostly munich type it seemed, but the taste was much more complex. I immediately picked up strawberry, and as it warmed it became more caramel based, but it never really tasted like a solid bock. It was too syruppy and a little to cloying for me to believe it was lagered like they said. The most incredible thing about it was that it feels like a 7% doppel bock instead of 11.8%. Very well done hiding the alcohol.

Imperial Doppel Bock from Eel River Brewing Co.
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