Salvator Doppel Bock | Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG

Salvator Doppel BockSalvator Doppel Bock
2,763 Ratings
Salvator Doppel BockSalvator Doppel Bock

Brewed by:
Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This unfiltered bottom fermented double bock beer has been brewed for over 375 years--always adhering to the original recipe. The taste is unmistakable, with its smooth chocolate flavor, robust dark caramel maltiness and a light note of hops--providing a nice intensity on the palate.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 04-23-2001

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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4/5  rDev +2%

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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4.42/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Light-brown in color owing to the caramel/crystal malts. The beer produces medium carbonation, which is about right for this particular style.

S: Smells of caramel, molasses and dark candy owing to the presence of dark, roasted malts.

T: Similar to the smell. However, the caramel-taste dominates the beer; this is due to the high concentration of caramel malts. There is almost no hop bitterness due to the high malt:hop ratio.

M: Thick and creamy. Due to the limited carbonation and absence of hops, the beer goes down smoothly.

O: I really like this beer. Perfect if you enjoy the tastes of roasted malt and caramel but don't want to drink something overpowering, such as a stout or porter.

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4.75/5  rDev +21.2%

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4.08/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-Strawberry color,almost no foam at all. Small bubbles. Very unusual color.

S-Caramel,sugar,roasted malt..

T/M-High alcohol content,goes write to the head. Toffee,caramel sugar,forest fruits. Low carbonation.

O-Like most of the Paulaner beers,this one is also top beer.

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

Photo of RepMichigan
4.22/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 330ml bottle into my hb. 5l stein

Appearance:lighter than I thought it would be, very ap
pealing nevertheless. Caramel brown look with slight off white head

Smell: smells like roasted malts, can't wait to sink my face into this brew. Very sweet aromas

Taste: sweet as the nose suggested, roasted flavor comes into play with maybe a hint of toffee. Alcohol comes in toward the end to enhance the taste. Very smooth and delish to the core

Mouthfeel: not too much carbination, just right for the style
goes down a bit too easily

Overall: not my favorite dopplebock but is certainly a very high. quality will revisit this one in the future

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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4.4/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Wow! This is the doppelbock! Orange/copper color with one finger head fading to skin on glass. Caramel notes, roasts grains, light bitterness. This is one of my favorites and never disappoints. Truly delicious! Just as good as the first time!

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5/5  rDev +27.6%

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Salvator Doppel Bock from Paulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG
Beer rating: 3.92 out of 5 with 2,763 ratings
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