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Bavarian-Styled Doppel Weizen - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

532 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 532
Reviews: 281
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 13.25%
Wants: 15
Gots: 31 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Weizenbock |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: goodbyeohio on 09-14-2011)
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Shadman

Alberta (Canada)

3.33/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Looks good with the ckloudy aprocot orange color, sturdy head that fades to a cap and then never departs, and some nice web-like threads of lace.

Aroma consists mostly of banana, with a healthy dose of cloves, and at 9%ABV, booze.

Took some getting used to the blast of banana and astringent alcohol in the initial few swigs. Once the beer warmed and breathed a little the flavour profile broadened to include some clove and (slight) citrus peel( with may have given it a slightly annoying aspirin taste). Quite sweet and thick in consistancy. Definitely a full bodied Weizenbock in the mouthfeel dept.

Glad I tried it, but it's not something I'd reach for on a regualr basis

Serving type: bottle

01-22-2012 19:12:19 | More by Shadman
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Bavarian-Styled Doppel Weizen from Lagunitas Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 532 ratings.