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Brother Benedict's Bock - Granite City Food & Brewery

Brother Benedict's BockBrother Benedict's Bock

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142 Ratings
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Ratings: 142
Reviews: 53
rAvg: 3.36
pDev: 16.96%


Brewed by:
Granite City Food & Brewery visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
Bock |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A German style lager, our Bock carries a brownish color, a medium body, and a mouthwatering smoothness from the wonderful malt flavor.

(Beer added by: grumpy on 06-20-2006)
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Reviews by Illtryit:
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Illtryit

Missouri

4.4/5  rDev +31%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I'm in trouble with this one as it is really good.

Black to red appearance. Ruby shows in light.

Smells sweet and caramel or toffee.

Taste of mellowed toffee. Almost buttery. Nutty finish. I'm almost getting a peanut brittle flavor.

Feels a bit thin and a bit watery. Nice carbonation.

This a a very drinkable bock. Damn good. Go try it for yourself.

Serving type: bottle

05-17-2012 01:54:44 | More by Illtryit
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3.14/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Appearance - a clear reddish amber, barely any lacing

Smell - light roasted malt, light dark toffee, light crust

Taste - nice combo of light roast and light toffee, light minerals and crust in the back

Mouthfeel - lighter side of medium, easy drinker, smooth, medium carb, nice edges

Overall - not a bad bock, nice flavors, a little on the lighter side, very drinkable.

Serving type: on-tap

03-14-2014 22:40:31 | More by blackcompg
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Brother Benedict's Bock from Granite City Food & Brewery
77 out of 100 based on 142 ratings.