1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Samuel Adams Double Bock (Imperial Series) - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Not Rated.
Samuel Adams Double Bock (Imperial Series)Samuel Adams Double Bock (Imperial Series)

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
88
very good

1,745 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,745
Reviews: 1,075
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 13.23%
Wants: 65
Gots: 64 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 02-07-2009)
View: Beers (128) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 1,745 | Reviews: 1,075 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Stimack:
Photo of Stimack
Stimack

New York

4.1/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Gave this one a try last evening. Had been meaning to get through the Imperial Series from Sam Adams but since it is so readily available I have passed, well not tonight. This brew poured to a nice brownish amber color, with a thick light tan head that had excellent retention and left real nice lacing. The aroma was a great mix of malts - roasted, caramel and slightly biscuit like. Also present where brown sugar, alcohol and dark fruit aroma's that mixed so well with the malt scents, made it smell rich and very inviting. The flavors where just as good as the aroma - malt flavor is just perfect, caramel like with a slight roasted property. Warming alcohol that is there just to accompany the flavors, in no way burning. This brew turned out to be a delight, it really hit the spot on a cold night. SA has a nice brew here with this one and I would recommend it to people who want to try the style.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2010 13:49:27 | More by Stimack
More User Reviews:
Photo of Will_Rivera
Will_Rivera

New York

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

07-22-2014 13:22:45 | More by Will_Rivera
Photo of Stagga_Lee
Stagga_Lee

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

07-22-2014 04:21:38 | More by Stagga_Lee
Photo of AlmightyIrishman
AlmightyIrishman


4/5  rDev +1.8%

07-22-2014 02:39:19 | More by AlmightyIrishman
Photo of Duke_of_Windsor
Duke_of_Windsor


4.75/5  rDev +20.9%

07-20-2014 13:05:52 | More by Duke_of_Windsor
Photo of Sellen
Sellen

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

07-19-2014 15:44:49 | More by Sellen
Photo of nshorvath
nshorvath

Tennessee

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

07-18-2014 16:58:40 | More by nshorvath
Photo of jaredtp
jaredtp

Tennessee

4.41/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

This beer was a good beer. I liked that it was a bock beer. I liked the malt body this beer, I liked that it was dark. I also liked the fruit taste that it has. I liked that it was sweet. I could taste the raisin fig that it has in its flavor. I would not mind having this beer again if I could find it somewhere where I live.

Serving type: bottle

07-17-2014 00:17:59 | More by jaredtp
Photo of pat_usher
pat_usher

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

07-16-2014 20:35:29 | More by pat_usher
Photo of Walkerjgt
Walkerjgt

Ohio

2.5/5  rDev -36.4%

07-16-2014 13:43:31 | More by Walkerjgt
Photo of adam5454
adam5454

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

07-13-2014 15:24:56 | More by adam5454
Photo of Liverocks
Liverocks

Delaware

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

07-10-2014 09:51:55 | More by Liverocks
Photo of greyghost86
greyghost86

Delaware

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

07-07-2014 02:51:51 | More by greyghost86
Photo of ffshore545
ffshore545

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +20.9%

07-06-2014 22:17:43 | More by ffshore545
Photo of Slashytits
Slashytits

New York

4/5  rDev +1.8%

07-06-2014 05:31:13 | More by Slashytits
Photo of Unclebeerman
Unclebeerman

California

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

07-02-2014 04:39:54 | More by Unclebeerman
Photo of JDeming
JDeming

Maryland

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-27-2014 23:14:39 | More by JDeming
Photo of dmgallag
dmgallag

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

06-27-2014 21:05:41 | More by dmgallag
Photo of Brutus627
Brutus627

Maine

3/5  rDev -23.7%

06-27-2014 14:47:16 | More by Brutus627
Photo of dustinjkline
dustinjkline

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +20.9%

06-25-2014 23:57:39 | More by dustinjkline
Photo of JJChrist
JJChrist

Maine

3.25/5  rDev -17.3%

06-21-2014 19:48:05 | More by JJChrist
Photo of IronLover
IronLover

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-21-2014 01:45:51 | More by IronLover
Photo of LanceRulau
LanceRulau

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

06-19-2014 01:21:02 | More by LanceRulau
Photo of MiWolfman
MiWolfman

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

06-15-2014 00:52:25 | More by MiWolfman
Photo of Dougwillhike
Dougwillhike

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-12-2014 16:59:18 | More by Dougwillhike
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Samuel Adams Double Bock (Imperial Series) from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
88 out of 100 based on 1,745 ratings.