Spaten Optimator | Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu

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88
very good
3,054 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
Germany
franziskaner-weissbier.de

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 04-06-1999

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,054
Reviews:
1,333
Avg:
3.9
pDev:
12.31%
 
 
Wants:
96
Gots:
443
For Trade:
0
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look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

16.9oz bottle into tulip pint.

Pours a clear, dark amber brown with some rising carbonation and a foamy light tan head that dissipates fairly quickly.

The aroma is of sweet molasses and toasty malts along with some dark fruit.

The taste follows the nose with black cherry upfront and light caramel and toasty malts.

The mouthfeel is medium bodied with appropriate carbonation.

AN enjoyable beer. Seems to be pretty standard with what I've experienced in doppelbocks so far.

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Spaten Optimator from Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
3.9 out of 5 based on 3,054 ratings.
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