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!

Einbecker Winter-Bock - Einbecker Brauhaus AG

Not Rated.
Einbecker Winter-BockEinbecker Winter-Bock

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

79 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 79
Reviews: 39
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 3
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Einbecker Brauhaus AG visit their website

Style | ABV
Doppelbock |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TommyW on 01-02-2009)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 79 | Reviews: 39 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of mwckiltedsavage
5/5  rDev +29.9%

mwckiltedsavage, Aug 23, 2014
Photo of adam5454
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

adam5454, Jul 13, 2014
Photo of Latarnik
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

Latarnik, May 29, 2014
Photo of michaelfcasey
4/5  rDev +3.9%

michaelfcasey, May 13, 2014
Photo of DamnYankeeHeadHunter
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

DamnYankeeHeadHunter, May 10, 2014
Photo of DuncanMcBommer
4/5  rDev +3.9%

DuncanMcBommer, Mar 31, 2014
Photo of pknyc
4/5  rDev +3.9%

pknyc, Feb 24, 2014
Photo of Mcwill51
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

Mcwill51, Feb 17, 2014
Photo of superspak
3.78/5  rDev -1.8%

330 ml bottle into tulip glass, no bottle dating. Pours fairly crystal clear ruby copper color with a 2 finger fairly dense light khaki head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Slight spotty lacing clings on the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation retaining the cap. Aromas of raisin, plum, apple, caramel, brown sugar, toffee, toast, brown bread, herbal, floral, and yeast earthiness. Very nice aromas with good balance and complexity of malt and fruity yeast ester notes; with good strength. Taste of raisin, plum, apple, caramel, toast, brown bread, brown sugar, toffee, herbal, floral, light pepper, and yeast earthiness. Lingering notes of raisin, plum, apple, caramel, toast, brown bread, brown sugar, toffee, herbal, light pepper, and yeast earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Nice balance and complexity of malt and fruity/earthy yeast ester flavors; with solid robustness and no cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a smooth and fairly slick mouthfeel that is good. Alcohol is very well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is a very good doppelbock style. Good balance and complexity of malt and fruity yeast ester flavors; and very smooth to sip on. A nicely enjoyable offering.

superspak, Feb 06, 2014
Photo of ShepardCommander
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

ShepardCommander, Jan 31, 2014
Photo of DrunkinYogi
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

DrunkinYogi, Jan 30, 2014
Photo of BeerIsland
4.14/5  rDev +7.5%

Such a wonderful beer for the price. only bought singles but maybe this could age a year or two. While winter increases its grip, so the heavy lagers mitigate. A tad tarter and a tad more assertive, this is a bock for almost all occasions. Tons of flavor with all the drinkability you'd want, the Winter-Bock is a really good beer.

BeerIsland, Jan 28, 2014
Photo of lupercmda
4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

lupercmda, Jan 27, 2014
Photo of jdkitchi
4/5  rDev +3.9%

jdkitchi, Jan 19, 2014
Photo of Pog-Mo-Thoin
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Pog-Mo-Thoin, Jan 03, 2014
Photo of NatsnSkinsDC
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

NatsnSkinsDC, Dec 16, 2013
Photo of RockyCoast
4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

RockyCoast, Dec 15, 2013
Photo of Hopscat
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Hopscat, Dec 14, 2013
Photo of BKBassist
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

BKBassist, Dec 09, 2013
Photo of 6thstreetbrewpub
4/5  rDev +3.9%

6thstreetbrewpub, Nov 15, 2013
Photo of ygtbsm94
2.75/5  rDev -28.6%

ygtbsm94, Nov 14, 2013
Photo of Hex92
3.88/5  rDev +0.8%

Nice beer. I am a fan of this style and I think it's a good representation of it. I don't think it is quite as good as Celebrator, but it is definitely good.

I think it is lacking in smell and appearance,but it excels in all the other categories.

I would buy this again.

Hex92, Oct 03, 2013
Photo of BeerForMuscle
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

BeerForMuscle, Sep 10, 2013
Photo of jesseejames
4.35/5  rDev +13%

Einbecker Winter Bock is a wonderful beer although a bit too bitter for my taste. I prefer their Mai Bock as it is a little bit sweeter. The smell of this beer is wonderful and it seems almost a waste to drink it up. If you pour it into a glass its color cannont be duplicated. It has a wonderful rich malty taste for doppelbock.

jesseejames, May 27, 2013
Photo of BrianScottK
4/5  rDev +3.9%

BrianScottK, Apr 07, 2013
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Einbecker Winter-Bock from Einbecker Brauhaus AG
86 out of 100 based on 79 ratings.