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Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock - Utah Brewers Cooperative

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BA SCORE
82
good

329 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 329
Reviews: 139
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 13.46%
Wants: 5
Gots: 27 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: alexgash on 12-23-2007)
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3.75/5  rDev +3%

Chokobo, Oct 04, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

Dactrius, Sep 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +9.9%

alva7172, Sep 23, 2012
Photo of RblWthACoz
4/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Beer #40 in my great Utah Brew Hunt.

Doppelbocks. Bleh. I rarely find one that I like. That being said, I may not even know what a doppelbock is supposed to taste like anymore.

This brew is nice and malty with a slight sweet tone to it that is smooth. Really smooth. And I think that is what the definition of this beer is: smooth. I really don't have much to say beyond that really.

RblWthACoz, Sep 22, 2012
Photo of BeerNutz324
3.55/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

12oz bottle into a pint glass

Ap- pours a dark copper color with a hint of brown. White minimal head goes fast and just clings to the sides of the glass

Ar- biscuity malt, caramel, toffee, overall it smells sweet

T- very malty and sweet with some plum and other dark fruit notes and some caramel.

M- bubbly with medium body, it's a bit sticky too. This beer has a really smooth finish

O- My first shot at a double bock and this was really enjoyable. Will be trying more in the future.

O-

BeerNutz324, Sep 19, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

sd123, Sep 19, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

cbcrunch, Sep 02, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

thiskid, Aug 25, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

videofrog, Aug 23, 2012
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4/5  rDev +9.9%

ryko, Aug 22, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +23.6%

glacio, Aug 21, 2012
Photo of warnerry
3.6/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

From notes; best by 5/23/11, consumed 4/20/11

A - Pours amber with one finger of tan head. Head has pretty good retention.

S - Smells like bread and dried fruits, mostly raisin and plums.

T - Similar to the smell. Also getting some flavors of tea and light caramel malt. Finish has a bit of bitterness to it.

M - Medium mouthfeel, actually a bit thin. Slightly sticky but pretty clean. Finishes somewhat dry.

O - Pretty good doppelback, but doesn't really stand out. Alcohol is not apparent. Just a bit too thin.

warnerry, Aug 11, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -24.5%

ejw127, Aug 10, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +3%

qthompso, Aug 08, 2012
Photo of RonaldTheriot
4.2/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock has a very thin, almost nonexistent, off-white head and a clear, somewhat bubbly, honey color. There is a little lacing left behind. The aroma is subtle, but one can detect sweet, rich malt and candy or fruit. The flavor is of over-ripe fruit, pecan shells, rich barley malt, some chocolate, and syrupy sugar. It's a little bitter, but not particularly so. Mouthfeel is medium to thick, and The Devastator finishes smooth, sweet, and mellow. A little bit of the alcohol burn shows up on the back half. Overall, this is an excellent beer.

RJT

RonaldTheriot, Aug 02, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

harpus, Jul 24, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

kobeer, Jul 22, 2012
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3/5  rDev -17.6%

Djenx, Jul 18, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

BeerHunter76, Jul 16, 2012
Photo of morimech
3.28/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Appears a clear brown color in my pilsner glass. A large head forms and slowly settles to a thick cap. Nice amount of sticky lacing is left down the glass.

Rather timid aroma for an 8% ABV beer. Some bready malt and mild spice.

I can taste some caramel, bitter chocolate, and dark bread. Small alcohol presence and a little warmth in the finish.

Thin for the style and definately for a beer with this ABV. Carbonation is nice.

Unremarkable beer. Nothing wrong with that but I feel no need to visit this beer again.

morimech, Jul 15, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +30.5%

ssjkyle, Jul 14, 2012
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5/5  rDev +37.4%

PopGun, Jul 08, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -24.5%

Dwh689, Jul 08, 2012
Photo of DavoleBomb
3.53/5  rDev -3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a snifter.

3.0 A: Clear deep amber color. Just over a finger of beige frothy head. Retention is poor and only a few whisps of lacing are left.

3.5 S: Big toastiness. Moderate amounts of caramel, raisin, and plum. Brown sugar and nuttiness underneath.

3.5 T: Again lots of toastiness. Caramel, raisin, and nuttiness next. Plum and brown sugar to round thing off. Lightly boozy.

4.0 M: Medium body. Good moderate carbonation. Pleasant creaminess.

3.5 D: Tasty beer, but pretty standard doppelbock.

DavoleBomb, Jul 04, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

crobinso, Jun 18, 2012
Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock from Utah Brewers Cooperative
82 out of 100 based on 329 ratings.