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Weihenstephaner Korbinian - Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

1,979 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,979
Reviews: 1,095
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 9.05%
Wants: 124
Gots: 83 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  7.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-12-2001)
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Reviews by tarheels86:
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tarheels86

California

3.75/5  rDev -10.7%

03-19-2013 17:54:50 | More by tarheels86
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Dsimenson

California

3.96/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

The bottle is so us usual and beautiful, I had to try it. Poured from a bottle into a Pilsner, at a temperature between the fridge and room temp. Color is a crystal clear strawberry red with the slightest brown tinge when held up to intense light. Thin, tan head, nice lacing. Aroma is yeasty, with roasted malt and caramel sweetness, with mild floral hops. Flavor is again yeasty, roasted malt, toffee sweetness, with a slightly piney finish. Mouthfeel is medium thin, and a bit foamy. This is a style that I do not understand (doppelbock), so I am rating it just as an enjoyable brew and experience. On that basis, I will say it is a very good to outstanding lager, well worth sampling. And this one has a bear, not a goat on the label.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2014 02:50:50 | More by Dsimenson
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curlybird

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -16.7%

07-22-2014 02:15:54 | More by curlybird
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beerded_dragon


4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-21-2014 22:54:36 | More by beerded_dragon
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Rocketman2013

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

07-20-2014 22:29:26 | More by Rocketman2013
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John_Beeryman

Virginia

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-20-2014 16:27:10 | More by John_Beeryman
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BeastLU

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-19-2014 14:33:11 | More by BeastLU
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CraigTravor

Tennessee

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-19-2014 05:24:02 | More by CraigTravor
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dannyboygaga

Colorado

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-18-2014 08:28:21 | More by dannyboygaga
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Doomcifer

Rhode Island

4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-17-2014 23:21:23 | More by Doomcifer
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Desimoaj


4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-17-2014 13:25:07 | More by Desimoaj
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solo103

Florida

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-16-2014 23:47:57 | More by solo103
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BrianFarragher

Delaware

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

07-15-2014 23:47:25 | More by BrianFarragher
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udubdawg

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -10.7%

07-15-2014 18:19:06 | More by udubdawg
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dandelin

Korea (South)

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-15-2014 08:07:52 | More by dandelin
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ThaHealer

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

07-15-2014 02:14:01 | More by ThaHealer
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sprat1960

Massachusetts

4.55/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Appearance - Dark chestnut brown with red and orange hues; translucent. Two finger beige head when poured; head died down fairly quickly leaving an uneven coating of foam on the surface of the beer and a little lacing on the sides of the glass.

Smell - Malty, slightly sweet, some chocolate with a slight smoke quality. Made me want to drink the beer.

Taste - Smooth taste. Starts off malty, progresses on to be sweet with rich flavors of chocolate and coffee then finishes with a mildly bitter finish. Full of flavor. I found it delicious.

Mouthful - Medium towards heavy body; chewy. Lots of very light carbonation with tiny bubbles. Velvety feel with an ever so slightly dry finish.

Overall - An absolutely delicious beer that I would love to drink again. Due to being dark and on the heavy-side, I would see this a more of a winter beer than a warm weather beer. Almost a desert quality. I will be purchasing this beer again for sure! A great value for the money; I believe I spent less than $4 for the bottle.

Serving type: bottle

07-15-2014 00:33:35 | More by sprat1960
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22Blue

Kansas

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-14-2014 13:02:14 | More by 22Blue
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JDrebel


3.75/5  rDev -10.7%

07-13-2014 21:30:31 | More by JDrebel
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reaganrvltn

Georgia

4/5  rDev -4.8%

07-13-2014 20:17:31 | More by reaganrvltn
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Kyrojack

Indiana

3/5  rDev -28.6%

07-13-2014 19:47:34 | More by Kyrojack
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4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

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Iowa

4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-12-2014 23:04:30 | More by Reinbeck11
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Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

07-12-2014 02:37:56 | More by zachrotc
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Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -10.7%

07-11-2014 04:46:28 | More by AndyandAng
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Weihenstephaner Korbinian from Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
94 out of 100 based on 1,979 ratings.