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Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock - Utah Brewers Cooperative

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BA SCORE
83
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372 Ratings
THE BROS
83
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Ratings: 372
Reviews: 147
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 13.93%
Wants: 7
Gots: 47 | FT: 1
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Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: alexgash on 12-23-2007

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Photo of sanderjm
4.28/5  rDev +16.9%

Photo of argock
4/5  rDev +9.3%

Poured from a 12 oz brown bottle into a clear glass tulip. Best by 10/23/14 near bottom edge of bottle. Rec'd as a gift from little sis Tami.

A: Clear mahogany, lightish, with 1-finger beige frothy head with good retention and a nice line of lacing around the top of the pour. (4)

S: Strong toasted caramel malt aroma with light herbal. earthy hops, no yeast character, some bready maltiness and date/raisin aromas (3.75)

T: Great flavor, very toasty and pretty sweet but very smooth and drinkable despite the high ABV. Medium caramel and toffee flavors dominate but allow some date, raisin, and prune flavors to poke through. Medium sweetness but not cloying, leaves a pleasant bready, honey graham cracker taste. Minimal hopping with light-medium bitterness. No real yeast character and the alcohol is well hidden. (4.25)

M: Slightly sticky feel, medium-full body, with light-medium carbonation. (3.75)

O: I enjoyed this beer, and I didn't have too high of hopes after trying Polygamy Porter last night. Devastator is a much better crafter beer -- nice toasty caramel sweetness that brings a good kick of maltiness without being cloying. SMooth and drinkable, even at 8%. Great job.

Photo of Pens1967
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of JoeyL1228
1.32/5  rDev -63.9%

Photo of CDraper33
4.5/5  rDev +23%

Photo of amvrana
3.85/5  rDev +5.2%

Photo of Lukebell15
3.24/5  rDev -11.5%

Photo of Big_Dave
3/5  rDev -18%

Photo of habaceeba
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of bhoffman_5
3.96/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of zbooks
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of Bierleichen
3.68/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of megamick
4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of johnjohnson944
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of BeerKing510
4.75/5  rDev +29.8%

Photo of Weisseguy1
3.66/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A. Held to the light, cola colored. A sliver of head remains after pouring.
S. Classic malt lager smell
T. Tastes of malt, slightly boozy, raisin
M. Strong malt backbone, washes down clean leaving a bitter aftertaste on the back of the tongue somewhat bubbly
O. Overall this beer was a pleasant surprise. I decided to try it because it was almost sold out at the local specs. But there could have been another reason for that. After I got home I noticed my receipt, they only charged me 1.25 for a six pack. Who knows why this was the last one on the shelf but I am glad I tried it. I don't dorm to many craft lagers but this one I would purchase again.

Photo of JoelClark
4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of Franziskaner
3.66/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Dark brown in color with great clarity. A fingernail of khaki colored head obverse three quarters of the top. The aroma is comprised of dark malt,chocolate,and sourdough bread. The flavor is chocolate,dark malt,with a bit of a sourdough component. The mouth is moderately carbonated and smooth.

Photo of PrimScrewhead
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of SicemWT
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of WoodBrew
3.65/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The Devastator is just that if one tries to session. Having this in Park City during our vacation. The 8% abv makes it a toughy....but it was quite flavorful beer. There was hints of caramel and molasses in the taste with a backdrop of alcohol. The mouthfeel is full body with good carbonation. Overall this was a solid offering from Wasatch.

Photo of esanchlsu
4/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of Boulder5620
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of KrisB
4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

Photo of psychita
3/5  rDev -18%

Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock from Utah Brewers Cooperative
83 out of 100 based on 372 ratings.