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Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock - Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

4,968 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,968
Reviews: 2,198
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 10.14%
Wants: 298
Gots: 312 | FT: 18
Brewed by:
Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-10-2001)
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Reviews by pavandal:
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pavandal

Pennsylvania

4.18/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Beer poured into my sweet Stroh's goblet (word.) a nice dark brown that I couldn't see through. No real head, just a few bubbles around the outside.

A very complex smell here. We have caramel, a fruity smell, and a slight roasted background. I liked the smell of this a whole lot.

Taste was good! It had a caramel taste at first, with the roasted malt flavor bringing up the back. Some caramel and citrus notes were detected as well.

ABV wasn't as high as other Dopplebocks I've had, so that's pretty cool.

I really dug this beer. Can't wait to have another!

Serving type: bottle

03-14-2007 01:27:46 | More by pavandal
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Appearance: intense dark brown like molasses. A quarter inch of head which dissipated quickly. No lacings around the glass.

Smell: while chilled, picked up some caramel and vanilla. As the beer warmed up, I picked up whiffs of root beer.

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Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock from Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying
96 out of 100 based on 4,968 ratings.