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Scratch Beer 30 - 2010 (Jerman Bock) - Tröegs Brewing Company

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89
very good

62 Ratings
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Ratings: 62
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 4
pDev: 8.75%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Deuane on 05-18-2010)
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5/5  rDev +25%

Zeisloft, Dec 14, 2011
Photo of Kolsch
4.55/5  rDev +13.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

12oz bottle. No other information on bottle except explanation of Scratch Series and that this was a bock.

Appearance: fluffy white head and semi clear color. Looks very inviting though for a bock thought the head was a bit too much.

Smell: very minimal smell, detected some slight bread and hops but nothing over the top.

Taste: Exceptional right off the bat. Starts off on a minimal sweet note and dives right into a dryness from the hops. Extremely refreshing and could not detect this was 7% abv. Hops nor malt dominated one over the other that is what makes a great Helles/Bock. A very good representation of the style as I think this is one of the harder styles to nail down. Puts many good German Bocks to shame.

Overall: I rate this right up there with Stoudts Maibock which I think is one of the most under appreciated beers they make.

Kolsch, Jul 03, 2010
Photo of mikesgroove
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

this was a seriously excellent beer. i had this one easily winning the night for me, served cold and allowed to warm up, this one was consumed on 10/20/2010.

really just a classic pour with a nearly clear body an a huge head of offwhite that capped the top sublimely.

a rich and decandent nose filled with caramel, roasted nuts, hints of dark earthy tones, toffee and a touch of smoked malts all combined to make this one to write home about for sure. super clean feel and a medium body only added to the show and i honestly could say i was totally and completely blown away by this beast.

overall one of the better bocks and one of the best in this series that i have had. i would do this one again in a second.

mikesgroove, Oct 23, 2010
Photo of number1bum
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to ClockworkOrange for lugging some of this up to NEPA for us Lackawanna folk.

Pours a highly hazed orange amber color with a soft, pillowy beige head. Head starts out about two fingers and keeps well, a thick, full lace with some excellent webbing on the sides.

Smell is quite fruity and floral, with citrus and apricot aromas coming out juicy and sweet. A bit of caramel and some bready malt round out the nose.

Taste is also quite fruity, with a combination of yeast esters and citrus hops giving it a juicy orange and apricot flavor in particular. It has a pleasant sweetness and a bready malt base. It's really nicely balanced and the finish leaves some floral, fruity flavor that leaves me thirsting for the next sip. Man, this is really tasty stuff.

The mouthfeel is a real surprise, as it is extremely creamy and smooth. It's creamy enough that it drinks close to a beer served on nitro. It's that creamy, soft on the palate but with enough carbonation to also be pretty clean in the finish. This is certainly not the way you'd expect a maibock to feel on the palate, but I think it really works with this beer.

I gotta say that this is, unexpectedly, one of the best beers in the entire Scratch series to date. It's not a traditional Maibock but that doesn't bother me; what it is is a damn tasty beer. So fruity, so smooth, and incredibly creamy on the palate. To me this is what the Scratch series is all about - taking a style and having some fun with it, turning an interesting concept into a great beer. This is a definite winner; and to think I saw close to 10 cases of it still sitting on the brewery floor! You are missing out if you haven't tried this yet.

number1bum, Aug 07, 2010
Photo of hwwty4
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to the long time trading partner, Akorsak, for this one.

Poured a 12oz bottle into my Hennepin globe. This beer pours a hazy burnt orange with a big, fluffy off-white cap that leaves sticky lacing all the way down the sides of the glass. If I would have been handed this beer, I definitely wouldn't have guessed it to be a Maibock. Looks more like a IPA. And hello, smells more like a IPA too. With the first whiff, plenty of citrus and floral hops. The hops fade into sweet biscuit malts adding a nice bready aroma to balance out the hops. The first sip has me saying out loud that I love this beer. Wow, is it tasty. Floral hops add a nice sweet earthiness with tangerine citrus coming following behind. Plenty of breads and biscuits to give the hops a palate to work off of. At the very tail I get just a hint of banana. Everything is balanced. While its hoppy, the malt backbone really balances it. Man, this is a tasty beer. My only issue is its classification. I'm all for trying new things, but I wouldn't ever say this is a Maibock. Regardless, one of the best Scratch series I've had.

hwwty4, Jul 29, 2010
Photo of krisandajt
4.4/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Not exactly my favorite of styles, but I'll give it a shot...

Appearance: Poured from the bottle into my DFH Ale Glass, the beer is a very cloudy light copper color. Despite my easy pour, there's over 2 inches worth of slow fading, thick creamy white head.

Smell: The smell is sweet, with a nice grassy sort of hop character to it. Rather light and refreshing.

Taste: I'll admit, this is not a style that I am particularly fond of...but this is good! The taste is light and sweet, and there's just enough of the grassy and spicy hop character to balance this brew out. Not what I expected at all. This beer is really hitting the spot on this warm summer afternoon.

Mouthfeel: Plenty of carbonation, light to medium body. Very refreshing.

Drinkability: This is a damn tasty beer, and a welcome relief for this hot summer afternoon. I really wish that I had more than a single bottle. Definitely recommend, try it if you can get it.

krisandajt, Jul 24, 2010
Photo of ppoitras
4.38/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle obtained via Growling at the Moon from dashirey. Thanks for the opportunity.

Poured into an imperial pint glass, formed a 1 1/2" yellowy beige head over the cloudy golden amber brew. Head fades ever-so slowly, with sporadic chunky lacing. Aroma is sweet and malty.

Taste is sweet upfront, lightly fruity in the middle, and closes with a clean bitterness. Mouthfeel is very smooth, and drinkability is excellent. Nice one.

ppoitras, Aug 12, 2010
Photo of mcallister
4.38/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I like the looks of this. Seems unfiltered with large carbonation bubbles. A thick frothy yellow colored head hold looong retention. Thick sticky lacing.

Very biscuity, bready aromas with hints of noble hops and toffee. Very nice.

Quite tasty, big bold mouthfeel, toffee and caramel, thick biscuity malt character, slight floral aromas, with more toffee sweetness on the medium finish. Great easy drinker with a hidden alcohol.

mcallister, Jul 02, 2010
Photo of Hojaminbag
4.35/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to Mikereaser for this one.

Scratch 30 has a cloudy orange body and a robust off-white head that rises to about three fingers after a vigorous pour. The head is solid and rocky looking in a way that immediately lets you know it has great retention and lacing.

The nose is dominated by surprisingly pale malt, a hint of lemon zest and a lot of spicy hops. A general fruitiness swirls around in there also.

Scratch 30 is a great-tasting Bock. A solid hop profile has flavors of lemongrass mixed with all kinds of earthy and spicy flavors. The bitterness is fairly strong. The malt base is not nearly as powerful as the hops, but its light, sweet flavors provide enough backbone to keep this one drinkable. Along with the malts comes a fairly substantial fruity flavor, which tastes more like a medley of light fruits than any particular fruit. The finish has the highest concentration of bitterness, with just a hint of warmth from alcohol. The aftertaste is a great blend of hops that is both fruity and spicy. Pretty straightforward Bock, but very well done.

The carbonation on this beer is very high, with a body just shy of the medium range.

Scratch 30 definitely exceeded my expectations, and at 7% ABV it drinks very well. Had I sampled it at the brewery I would have bought an entire case for sure.

Hojaminbag, Nov 05, 2010
Photo of akorsak
4.33/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A 12 oz bottle purchased at the brewery poured into a weizen glass (to hell with convention).

A: The bock is golden brown, like slightly burnt cheese atop a fresh pizza with its yellow/copper/brown hues. The bock is visibly clear and sports a small white head.

S: Hoppiness is impressive straight away, a floral citrus blast that rivals some pale ales in its intensity. With a little more strength, the hops could easily get out of hand. Underneath, caramel and biscuit malts drive a bready sweetness that nicely sets the stage for the hops.

T: The aromatic hops continue their firm grasp on the bock from the first sip. The citrusy hops, herbal and grassy, add a substantial bitterness, far more than a maibock should have. Biscuity malts, full with a bready sweetness, are a counterpoint to the hops. They do not, however, overwhelm the hops; they can't, it's not in their nature. A hoppy maibock seems apocryphal but I really like the results. Easily one of the hoppiest lagers that I've ever had.

M: Crisp, assertive hops, really that is all one needs to know. A fragrant, bitter maibock that shatters the mold.

D: In retrospect, I'm glad that I bought a case of this beer. The fresh boldness of the hops makes this a trendsetter that is very good.

akorsak, Jun 07, 2010
Photo of danadeny
4.33/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

pours a orange / brown body and a nice bubbly frothy head. Smells lightly of orange zest - fruity. A hint of mustyness from the yeast, sweet malt. Overal tast is lighter than i expected, a bit peppy. From the traditional style i would expect a heavy malt presence. Sweet and zesty up front, mellow in the middle with a hint of orange, and the hop finish is zesty grapefuit, soapy bitter, but just enough to balance the beer. This is not a hop head beer (thank god). Mouthfeel is watery, slightly oily / slick. Good carbonation as it flows. Dinkability is good, you could finish a six pack in a night and not be upset about it.

danadeny, Aug 13, 2010
Photo of Arbitrator
4.3/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Chilled bottle into a glass, courtesy of dabecassis, who left it at largadeer's place (it was then re-gifted to me). Thanks Dabe.

A: Pours a turbid, glowing burnt orange body. Quite beautiful. The head is magnificent, rising to three fingers in height, retaining well, and leaving tons of sticky lace down the sides of the tulip. I normally like my beers clear and filtered, but this is just beautiful.

S: Honey, raisin, multi-grain bread (well, toast really). It has an earthy, citrusy hop profile with a mild spice note. Seems good for the style, if a tad sweet.

T: Definitely on the sweet side; it's not cloying, but I'm just remarking on it. I can't shake the honey comparison; the combination of sweetness and spice reminds me of the organic stuff I put in my oatmeal. Raisins and toasted multi-grain bread are also found here. The hops are less citrusy than the nose implied, with more traditional Noble flavors of earth and grass, with a light pepper taste.

M: Maltier and heavier than I expected for the style, but it's also hoppier to make up for it. It has some lingering earthiness that rounds out the beer nicely.

D: This was a total pleasure to drink, and I'd love to get more of it. For the style I'd argue it's a little underattenuated, but as a beer, it's delicious.

Arbitrator, Nov 29, 2010
Photo of BeerFMAndy
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle poured into a pilsner glass. No date or info on the bottle.

Thanks to Chaney for this awesome beer!

A - Floaties are visible through the bottle and make this beer incredibly cloudy when poured. It's a beautiful tangerine orange color with yellow highlights though. Topped by a brilliant bone-colored head that sparkles like a fresh snow fall, it's everlasting and lace-giving as well. Beautiful.

S - A drizzle of honey and caramel dresses up the lightly toasted malts. Biscuity in the nose, there is a lightly hoppy aroma on the finish. Subtle floral notes add to the mild raisin bread I get from this.

T - Hints of mandarin orange citrus and lemon drop give the bready malt flavor a great distinctive and complex profile. The honey returns for an encore with the caramel but is much stronger in the flavor. Lightly hoppy finish with very subdued resin notes.

M - Medium-bodied and soft with a smooth texture and semi-crisp finish. There is a suggestion of higher-than-usual alcohol with a light warmth and solvent presence through retro nasal breathing.

D - That mandarin orange is totally in there (not saying it's actually used) and I love it. The light citrus hint really spices up the malty beer nicely. I wasn't sure what to expect with this one but I think it really turned out nice!

BeerFMAndy, Nov 12, 2010
Photo of ffejherb
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Troegs on 5/18/10.

A - Very hazy two-tone amber/orange liquid with a perfect finger's width of creamy off-white foam on top that reduced to a patchy veil but yielded exquisite lacing all around the glass.

S - Spicy bread and doughy malt character with traces of cinnamon and earthy spices and herbs. Hop character is somewhat muted, although some citrus rind pokes its way through.

T - Bready and cookie dough malt character with sweet caramel and toffee notes as well as a hint of spiciness. Ginger perhaps? Really hoppy in the backend with an earthy, slightly herbal character, although more of the cookie malt sweetness swoops in to balance out the bitterness. Slight traces of alcohol also crept into the mix as the liquid reached room temperature.

M - Solid medium bodied with a slight oily texture and light carbonation. Finishes with a moderate earthy hop bite on the palate.

D - This Scratch beer exceeded my expectations, to say the least. Maibocks tend to be hit or miss with me, but this one offered a hoppy twist that I welcomed with open arms. A hoppy Maibock... now that is a Spring brew that I can embrace!

ffejherb, May 25, 2010
Photo of Chaney
4.22/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I picked up a 6er of this one from the brewery a couple of weeks ago after spending a day in Hershey Park.

A: Burnt, hazy orange with a lot of carbonation and about a 1 inch head. The beer itself is the same color as caramel.

S: Caramel notes with hints of mandarin orange on the finish. It's as if someone added some sort of dark candy to Troegs Pale Ale.

T: I can taste Troegs hop profile a mile away. Awesome! Very hoppy and bitter for a Maibock, but that's part of its charm.

M: Very typical pilsner-like thickness. The alcohol is definitely detectable, but blends in well.

D: 7% ABV is sensible, but somewhat high for a session beer. But then again, so is "Nugget Nectar," and I could drink it all day! The same mindset applies here.

Overall: Leave it to the artists at Troegs to re-image the Helles Bock. I'm more than proud to call Troegs my "local" brewery!

Chaney, Aug 19, 2010
Photo of augustgarage
4.2/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to ShogoKawada for sending this along. Poured from a 12oz bottle into my Ayinger Celebrator doppelbock glass. Bottled May, 2010.

SAE/ECE amber body with brighter gold-amber highlights. A firm soapy head leaves dense foamy lacing behind. Superior retention, but poor clarity.

Fruity and malty aromas - suggesting both pale and toasted malts along with candied (caramel) green apple.

A nice fruity bitter palate entry - the hops are clean but pronounced - eventually leads into the malt which offers a variety of mild roast levels along with a pure almost tangy pils-like base. The finish is long and starts dry but ends up a touch sweet as the melanoidins are the last flavor to dissipate. A hint of alcohol flavor comes through as well reminding you that this isn't a session beer despite being a refreshing lager.

Medium-bodied, soft, well carbonated, but perhaps a touch warm from the ABV.

Well crafted, with no real off flavors and an impressive yet subtle array of malts offset by an unambiguous dose of hops...an excellent domestic take on the style.

augustgarage, Aug 24, 2010
Photo of Thorpe429
4.2/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Reviewed from notes.

Pours a hazy light copper with a nice white head and a good amount of lacing on the way down. The nose brings caramel, light fruits, spice, and a bit of citrus. The taste is sweet bready malt along with caramel and some tasty fruits. Good body with some really nice carbonation and no booze, which is nice given the relatively-high ABV on this one. Drinks quite well; another solid addition to the Scratch series.

Thorpe429, Oct 24, 2010
Photo of Deuane
4.2/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A-Hazy, unfiltered, golden kissed copper with a massive, light tan head that slowly reduced to a thin cap and left nice lace.

S-Upon pouring a very powerful aroma of apple/pear wafted up into my narse. This aroma mellowed once in the glass and was moderated with a lightly sweet biscuit malt note and a touch of spicy citrus hops.

T-Peppery, spicy citrus hops up front with a robust sweet biscuit malt underlying. Honey laden apple and pear flavour sneaks in on the backside to make this even more interesting.

M-Medium bodied fairly sharp with a nice lingering bitterness and a honey like smoothness that builds with warming.

D-A touch sharper and biting than the draft version makes the bottled version a bit less poundable than the softer and smoothing feeling draft delivered version. This is only a minor detractor and this is still a very nice drinking, flavourful and enjoyable brew.

Deuane, Oct 14, 2010
Photo of younger35
4.2/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks much from StormKing47 & Stakem for generously sending a bottle of this my way. Drank from my Surly AHA Tally pint glass while grilling and listening to Kings of Leon.

Appearance- Pours a surprisingly light yellowish orange with a small half finger white head. A pretty decent bright white small cap remains most of the beer along with a touch of lacing.
Smell- Not surprisingly malty BUT very surprisingly fresh and perfumey smelling. A touch of lilac or lavender shines through and is really a pleasant surprise. Lightly cracker like as well with a light whiff of nuts.
Taste- Very floral in my mouth with a light fruitiness and nice cleanness. Very unique tasting as the malt is definitely there, it just sort of takes a backseat to the flowery sort of hop. It's all just really acclimated well. A bit of bubblegum on the finish with a light nutty linger.
Mouthfeel- Very aggressive carbonation with a medium body and spot on feel.
Drinkability- Not really all that bock like but it's damn good! Not a huge lager fan what-so-ever but this is really surprisingly good. It's definitely hoppy for a Bock but it all works so well. Finally an above average beer in the Scratch series. It's been too long since I've ran into one! Thanks much Josh and Adam!

younger35, Aug 26, 2010
Photo of UMNbeerhunter
4.18/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a Town Hall Brewery globe on August 11th 2011.

Pours a very beautiful honey color with hues of amber and red. Head is huge and then leaves no lacing. I wish this had more lacing but other then that its spot on.

Smell is of sweet malts of course and then a lot of lemon peel. Smells great.

Taste is... Wow so sweet! Tons of honey sweetness and then some hop citrus but holy crap is that sweet. Great taste even after several months of being sent to me the citrus balances. I wish I had it fresh.

Mouthfeel is medium. The tangy taste is present on the end of the pallet but its a great weight.

Overall this is an excellent. Oh so sweet and tasty for the style. Great job.

UMNbeerhunter, Aug 12, 2011
Photo of Stigs
4.15/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle, picked up at the brewery a few weeks ago. served in a standard pint glass.

A - poured with a solid inch of loose fluffy very light tan colored foam. the beer is slightly murky (haze?), dirty gold in color. spotty wall of lacing left behind.

S - swift kick of asswertive wet grassy hops, starong crackers and honeyed biscuits. some lightly spicy cinnamon and caramel for sweetness at the end.

T - sweet caramel and sharp biscuity malts off the bat, melding with strong wet grassy hops, pine needles, and a subtle kick of bitter grapefruit. finishes with lingering grass and crackers, and a minor alcohol twinge.

M - medium bodied, creamy mouthfeel with sharp prickly carbonation. very crisp all around, and refreshing for the strong flavors and ABV.

D - big bold flavors, yet well balanced between sweet and bitter. great take on the style, and dangerously drinkable.

Stigs, Aug 23, 2010
Photo of mdaschaf
4.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to gamanley for this one! Review from notes (12/5)

A: Pours hazy golden color with a large head which dissipated slowly to a small layer of foam on top. Nice lacing.

S: Upfront I got a really nice apple aroma and then a lot biscuity malts. A slight hop kick as well.

T: Hoppier than expected based on the aroma. Similar to the nose with the apple and biscuity malts. Has a nice sweet finish.

M/D: Medium bodied, very crisp. Overall, I really enjoyed this beer. Would love for Troegs to make this one full time.

mdaschaf, Dec 09, 2010
Photo of orangesol
4.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle poured into a standard pint.

A - Pours deep copper orange with a one finger light tan head leaving webs of light lacing down the glass.

S - Fairly heavy, bready, biscuit malts dominate with some nice floral citrus hops and some herbal spices offering a balance of sorts. A touch of caramel sweetness is a nice addition as it helps break up some of the other, heavier, aroma's.

T - Some sweetness up front is blended well into the doughy feel. The bright citric hops from the nose seem to be fading a bit but are still very much present, albeit in a more earthy tone. Malt is over the top chewy. Spices are prominent but not overpowering. Very nicely balanced.

M - Heavy body and medium flavor with moderate carbonation. Feel is very chewy and it tires the mouth over the course of the glass.

D - Very high. I really liked this one, altho is was even better on-tap. Troegs really seems to have a firm grasp on how to make excellent bock beers.

orangesol, Dec 31, 2010
Photo of chaz01
4.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

12 ounce bottle I found in my refrigerator from a recent trip to PA. Poured into a standard pint glass.

A: Medium to deep amber color, with a thick creamy white head that leaves lots of lacing.

S: Picked up some grassy hop aromas along with some honey and bread flavors. Also picking up some earthy tobacco smells as well.

T: A little sweet and peppery notes up front before some bitter hops takes over in the middle. Lots of bready malt flavors throughout to balance things up. Very nice.

M: Medium bodied, well carbonated.

D: This beer has done well sitting for 6 months -- I don't recall enjoying it as much as I when I first got it. Nice sipping beer on a cold winter night (like tonight) or would go well with a hearty stew.

chaz01, Jan 13, 2011
Photo of PittBeerGirl
4.1/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- Body is a quite cloudy pale dark golden yellow hue. The cloudiness is dense and uniform. Pours with a 1 finger or so foamy white head which eventually fades to a thin collar but some lacing is left behind in the glass.

S- Floral hops and a crisp hop bitterness are the highlights of the nose. Behind this is a light hint of pale malt and roasted vegetables.

T- Flavor is very similar to the smell-but not as bright and exciting. Flovor profile is pretty much typical maibock. Floral hops are dominant with a sweet pale malt backbone. The finish has a slight hop bitterness and mild alcohol presence-but other than that is pretty clean.

M- Medium to high tingly carbonation and a light yet full, crisp, drinkable lager body.

D- Aweswome job, as usual, by Troegs. This is a very nice, hoppy, crisp version of the style. Troegs once again-supports the thesis that Troegs is my favorite brewery. The scratch beer series is phenomenal-I wish I lived close enough to the brewry to not trade for these.

PittBeerGirl, Nov 08, 2010
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Scratch Beer 30 - 2010 (Jerman Bock) from Tröegs Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 62 ratings.