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Vetter Maibock - Vetter Alt Heidelberger Brauhaus

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Vetter Maibock
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 13.44%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

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(Beer added by: mactrail on 05-12-2010)
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Reviews by MuenchenerKindl:
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4.38/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from the Vetter taps by the Alt brucke the beer is dark yellow with good carbonation. The head is a big bubbled 2 fingers, thick and white, it leaves little lace.

The smell is mild sweet, olives, peach, white bread and lemon rind.

The taste is delicious, a wonderful peppery heavy white bread malt, with complex flavors of peach, olives and bitter citrus rind. By design or blind chance this brew is a hit with me. The bitter hoppy finish well balances the sweet fruity malt.

The mouthfeel is thick and bold earning is a true German Bock status. The carbonation is full and cleansing clearing the palate.

The drinkability is great I could sit and swill this all night, in fact I did. prosit. MK

MuenchenerKindl, May 29, 2010
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3.35/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Sweet and strong malty amber beer.

Nice amber color in the glass but not much head. Served in a handled straight-sided stein with fluted sides. Little carbonation in the mouth. Even at 6.5% tastes of alcohol. Fruity and yeasty like a Belgian strong blonde. The oddity is a kind of gummy taste, like fruit flavored chewing gum. Modest touch of hops. Malt and plenty of it is the dominate feature.

Worth a taste if you're in the mood for a stronger than average German beer. I would not want a half litre of it, though, unless you're working on a plate of ribs or pork hocks.

mactrail, May 12, 2010
Vetter Maibock from Vetter Alt Heidelberger Brauhaus
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.