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Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock - Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

4,954 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,954
Reviews: 2,197
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 10.14%
Wants: 298
Gots: 307 | 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 uawildcat:
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uawildcat

Arizona

4.58/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bought an 11.6 oz bottle at Bevmo on Broadway. Took straight from the fridge and poured into a Pilsner glass. It was a little too cold at first making smelling and tasting the beer too difficult.

A: Pours as a clear dark brown color. It has a finger and a half head that eventually falls to a decent film leaving behind lacing. Very pretty.

S: Smells like toffee and a toasted English muffin to me. Very sweet smelling.

T: This is like the caramel of beers. It has a caramel like sweetness with a touch of bitterness from the dark malts used. The hops are not detectable to me, but that’s ok, it would throw the flavor off. It ends with a little spice. The aftertaste is too pleasant to eat with this beer.

M: Sticky, thick, high sugar beer. I think this should be drunk on it’s own. It has a creamy like feel in my mouth as well, nice job on the carbonation.

O: Haven’t had many beers of this style, but this one sets a high bar for any others. Wish it was sold in pack where I live.

Serving type: bottle

08-28-2011 23:45:07 | More by uawildcat
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A: Dark rich mahogany. Almost nothing in terms if light penetration. 1/4 inch of thick head no lace left on the glass.

S: toasted malts and molasses are the dominate aromas. Maybe some carmel notes but they are faint.

T: I get a lot of molasses and dried fruits. Also a big taste of toasted malts and a touch of hops

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Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock from Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying
96 out of 100 based on 4,954 ratings.