Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock - Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying

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Ayinger Celebrator DoppelbockAyinger Celebrator Doppelbock

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

5,469 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 5,469
Reviews: 2,234
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 10.14%
Wants: 373
Gots: 501 | FT: 17
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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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I poured from an 11.2 oz bottle into a clean pint glass.

Appearance: poured dark and thick with a two plus finger width of head however it dissipates fairly quickly, very dark red, black mostly in the glass when held to the light. No lacing to speak of.

Smell: good balance of hops and malt smells, towards the middle a more floral spice is noted.

Taste: Dark roasted notes with heavy and rich nutty malt taste. Hops are very subdued.

Mouth feel: somewhat thin compared to the look at the poor. Dark roasted caramel almost burnt.

Overall: I must say this is a great beer. The “double” makes it stout like while still retaining the caramel malt taste. I like to have this beer with a big filet and pan sauce.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

330ml bottle poured into a pilsner glass.

Appearance
Deep chestnut brown with red highlight. Has 2 fingers of off-white head with moderate carbonation.

Nose
Toast, brown sugar, plum and grape.

Taste
Overripe plum, red grape and toasted pie crust. Brown sugar, toasted bread and caramel. Tiny hints of blueberry.

Mouthfeel
Full bodied, smooth and silky.

Overall
Balanced to perfection. This is the Doppelbock to end all Doppelbocks.

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Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock from Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying
96 out of 100 based on 5,469 ratings.