Spaten Optimator | Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu

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87
very good
3,053 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:
3,053
Reviews:
1,333
Avg:
3.89
pDev:
12.34%
 
 
Wants:
97
Gots:
442
For Trade:
0
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12oz green bottle with no date. malt liquor, 7.6 abv

pours a very dark but clear amber, thin layer of foam. Smell is yeast and dusty grain, some funky euro hops too. first taste is roasty malt, then some dark fruit and a very sweet middle. finish is smooth and a touch bitter. no skunk for me (well, maybe a little)!

surprisingly good, maybe a tad too sweet. not a trace of the 7.6, and the price is right. Winner.

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Spaten Optimator from Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
3.89 out of 5 based on 3,053 ratings.
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