Dark Heathen Triple Bock
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company

Dark Heathen Triple BockDark Heathen Triple Bock
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Style:
Bock - Doppelbock
Ranked #43
ABV:
12.5%
Score:
87
Ranked #16,619
Avg:
3.9 | pDev: 12.31%
Reviews:
90
Ratings:
264
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Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
 
Michigan, United States
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SCORE
87
Very Good
Dark Heathen Triple BockDark Heathen Triple Bock
Notes: This Triple Bock is dark brown with ruby highlights. It is extremely rich and complex, with flavors of raisin, plum. There is a slight heat from alcohol and has low carbonation. It is full bodied, malty and sweet– you big beer lovers should try this beer.
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Sigmund from Norway

2.99/5  rDev -23.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

355 ml bottle, vintage 2011, kindly shared by abemorsten. ABV is 12.5%. Dark brown colour, minimal head. INTENSE sweetish malty aroma, bordering on "sickly". Strong oaky notes too, hints of liquorice. Low carbonation. Very malty flavour, sweet and oaky but not extreme - however, the maltiness is not balanced by sufficient hops.

Mar 18, 2021
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thebeers from Pennsylvania

4.18/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Muddy red with a thin, fizzy tan head that quickly disappears into almost nothing.

Fig, caramel, toffee, cherry and leather in the nose. Very barleywine-esque.

Sweet cherry, fig and bread pudding up front in the taste, with some chocolate and leather behind, all tempered by a kiss of earthy bitterness and fairly strong alcohol.

Syrupy, full-bodied feel with fizz cutting through.

Very tasty. Any BiL aficionado will appreciate the depth of flavors in this one. 2017 bottling.

Jan 26, 2021
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RoyalT from Ohio

3.83/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance – This poured a dingy brown in color with a surprising little head. The foam was dark brown and very attractive but of course did not last long.

Smell – The molasses nose has a bit of alcohol sting but otherwise is pretty simple and straightforward as a bock should be.

Taste – There’s a strong sugary sweetness here that I didn’t catch at the smell and the alcohol comes charging on full speed. There’s also a bit of musty character that goes well with the flavor profile.

Mouthfeel – This is then and true to the style with no bitterness of course. There is a bit of a sting though from all the booze.

Drinkability – Surprisingly easy to drink for a 12.50% beer. It’s an interesting take on the style to booze up a bock without making it too big and they pulled it off nicely. At $10/bottle probably won’t buy again but a nice experience.

Vintage: 2017.
Normally I would say that these big, boozy malt-based beers are good to age but in this case I think it’s best to drink fresh. You wouldn’t want to sweeten up this beer any more than it is and it already has a nice, musty character.

May 25, 2019
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CanConPhilly from Pennsylvania

4.08/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L - 1-finger yellowish head atop a caramel-brown body.

S - caramel, vanilla, molasses, dark fruit.

T - follows the nose. Loads of raisin, vanilla, fruit cake, with a good hit of booze. Low bitterness. Moderate sweetness. Moderate booziness.

F - medium body and carb.

O - a tasty nightcap.

Jan 27, 2019
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GreesyFizeek from New York

4.47/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

'15 vintage.

This one pours a fairly dark caramel brown color, with a very small head, and no lacing.

This smells like toffee, Rolos, port, dark fruit, black cherry, chocolate, and caramel.

At 3 years old, this has become so smooth, malty, rich, and surprisingly not boozy. It's warming, though, with a huge rich and port-soaked malt character. It's pretty fruity, with dark cherry, dark grape, and juicy raisin. There's also candied caramel, toffee, and fruitcake. This is delicious.

This is medium bodied, but slightly syrupy, with a very low level of carbonation.

Kuhnhenn always seem to spin some magic with the big malty beasts here.

May 20, 2018
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farrago from New Jersey

3.52/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Very modest dusting across the surface of a yellowish tan hue, gone swiftly, the lacing is wispy and scattered. The liquid is a murky dark brown with an orange tint around the edges, fully opaque with a greater quantity of visible bubbles than expected, albeit moving lazily. The nose is rife with raisins, dates and milk chocolate, has a breadiness which verges on pastry, starts to develop a burnt smokiness as it warms. Full-bodied if hollow in the mid-palate, the sweetness seems to have receded which provides more space for the tart cidery, vinous notes. The chocolate, butterscotch going strong, black licorice, cola bean and candied ginger abound. The cherry, green apple, yellow raisin, fig fruit flavors steady enough but lack intensity. The carbonation does an okay job of showing up given the thickness of the liquid. Boozy but without burn. Doughy, bready through the attack, gone by the finish. Biggest flaw may be that it does not build to a meaningful crescendo, starts off well then meanders. Maybe was more powerful in its youth. (2011 bottling)

Jan 07, 2017
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Sabtos from Ohio

3.91/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Clear caramel brown filling to a darkening cloudy brown with a bright tan, almost orange head that quickly settles to a tan collar but can be swirled back.

As promised they bring it with the heavy maltiness on the nose right up front, with caramel, graham, wheat, roasted nuts, a little wood, faint gingerbread, hints of sassafras and pumpernickel.

Taste is a very rich and complex (wouldn't ya know?!) mix of flavors that coat the tongue in a very pleasant way. I get dark cocoa gingerbread, chocolate covered graham, and slightly overcooked raisin oatmeal cookies. As it warms it gets very on the prune front. Actually, too much so.

Quite sweet, but not overly so, with a fullness and a slight bite of alcohol. There's a nice froth when swished, finishing slightly dry but mostly slick and a little sticky.

Dec 18, 2016
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StoutHunter from Michigan

4.21/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

I got a bottle of Kuhnhenn's Dark Heathen Triple Bock, I've always wanted to try this beer and I'm happy to have the chance, so lets see how it goes. 2015 Vintage. Poured from a brown 12oz bottle into a teku.

A- The label looks good, it's got a nice design to and it's eye catching. It poured a dark brown color that took on more of a crimson and ruby hue when held to the light with a thin layer of dark tan head that died down to a thin ring that eventually faded away and it left some really small spotty lacing behind. This is a good looking beer, I have no complaints.

S- The aroma starts off with a lower amount of high sweetness with the dark fruits being the first to show up and they impart a good and complex combination of dark cherry, raisin, grape, a little apple cider and a little more dark fruit aromas. Up next comes a light alcohol aroma and it's followed by the malts that impart a sweet malt, caramel, caramel malts and nice little bit of butterscotch right at the end. This beer has a very nie aroma, I like the fruitiness with the caramel and butterscotch in the background.

T- The taste seems to be very similar to the aroma and it starts off with a lower amount of high sweetness with the dark fruit still being the first to show up and they stick out the most and they impart the same aspects that they did in the aroma with the apple juice sticking out a little more making it a little more juicy, but there's still lots of dark fruits showing up. Up next comes a noticeable alcohol flavor that is smoother than I would expect for being 12% and it's followed by the malts which impart the same aspects that they did in the aroma with the sweet malts till sticking out the most and there' s still some nice caramel and butterscotch coming through in the background. On the finish there's no bitterness with a little more sweetness and alcohol taking it's place with some juicy dark fruit and a little bit of caramel and butterscotch in the aftertaste. This is a very nice tasting beer, it's just what I would expect from a Kuhnhenn beer of this style.

M- Fairly smooth, a little sticky, a little velvety, a little rich, on the lighter side of being full bodied with a lower amount of medium carbonation. The mouthfeel is good and it works well with this beer.

Overall I thought this was a very nice beer and I thought it was a very nice example, it was a big and pretty bold beer, it was a little boozy, but the alcohol never got to out of hand and the same goes for the sweetness which makes it's a very nice Tripel Bock. This beer had ok drinkability, one would be my limit anymore than that would be too much. What I like about this beer is that for what it is it's smooth and ti also tastes good. What I like the least about this beer is the stickiness on the mouthfeel, I could go without that. I would buy this beer if I ever had the chance to and I would recommend trying it if you like big and bold Bocks. All in all I was happy with this beer and a little impressed, as far as the high gravity beers from Kuhnhenn go this one seemed to be a little less boozy tasting than most of the other ones I've tried. It's not a favorite Kuhnhenn beer, but it is one of the better strong bocks that I've had. Great job guys, this is a very nice beer, keep it up.

May 09, 2016
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Treyliff from West Virginia

3.81/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12oz bottle poured into a snifter
2015 vintage

A- pours a viscous deep brown color with no head, looks a bit syrupy

S- aroma up front is a nice mix of toffee and dark fruits; raisin, fig & date. Undertones of tobacco, leather, molasses, caramelized brown sugar and alcohol

T- big sweet notes up front with flavors of caramel & toffee, mid-palate brings dark fruit notes of raisin & fig, followed by some earthy tobacco and leather, more sweetness on the finish with flavors of molasses and alcohol

M- medium body with low carbonation leads to a thick and viscous mouthfeel that continues into a syrupy warming finish

O- a big malt bomb that is loaded with dark fruit and toffee notes throughout. Kind of wishing I'd let this one age a bit to tone down, nonetheless still a good choice for the malty sweet beer fan

May 07, 2016
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hardysf from Michigan

4.21/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Winter Solstice 2015/2016. Exspensive beer at nearly 9.00 a 12 ounce bottle. Pours a dark black with a mocha head that quickly dissapates to a ring along the edge. Lots of aromas. Dates, figs, raisins, some cherry, and toffee. Also some oak/wood. The taste is very sweet and also very complex. So many flavors. The sweetness is balanced with some nice earthy bitterness on the end. It also finishes with some bready notes. The feel is nice, as it coats your throat. Nice slow sipping beer.

Mar 20, 2016
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LAp from Ohio

3.95/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

12oz bottle poured into a tulip. Pours a cola-brown, with a half-finger mocha head quickly forming. The head recedes leaving minimal lacing with little retention. Nose is red grape, cherry, fig, caramel, and toffee, with an almost medicinal note. Additionally, an almost bourbon note is present on the backend. The palate is grape on the front end, but still medicinal - almost like grape cough syrup. Bourbon notes on the front end pair with a boozy warms, and give way to a clear malt body on the backend. Brandy and raisins are present as well. Mouthfeel is thick and syrupy. Overall, this is an odd brew. The thickness and malt-presence of the classic doppelbock are well-noted here, but the almost medicinal sweetness pushes this beer into less complimentary territory. There's a great beer in here somewhere, but a few key aspects of the nose and palate drag this brew down.

Mar 06, 2016
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auroracrisis from Kentucky

4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle into a snifter, this is the 2015 batch.

Pours muddy brown with auburn highlights. Absolutely no head with almost a still appearance. You can see a tiny amount of very small bubbles creeping up the side of the glass. Completely opaque body.

The smell is pecan pie filling with hints of dark pitted fruit. A touch of earthy hops and fresh baked dark bread.

On the tongue is similar. Burnt sugars, raisins, and a little bit of rye bread.

Heavy on the palate with almost no carbonation. Sticky.

Big malt flavors with a sticky, heavy body. Definitely an enjoyable beer, but nothing that's breaking the mold here.

Feb 24, 2016
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ThickNStout from Georgia

3.34/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

White foil capped 12oz bottle from IAmJacksHopTongue (thanks man!). 2015 Vintage. Served in a goblet.

Pours an opaque, turbid mahogany with red highlights. What begins as a full finger of khaki foam is quickly reduced to a broken halo that fails to leave any lacing.

Sweet aromas of figs, caramel, brown sugar, dates, raisins, toffee and bread. Smells like the Dark Heathen has never even heard of a hop.

This is a big, sweet, bready, dark fruit infused and mildly boozey beast. Raisin bread, molasses, dates/figs, burnt caramel, brown sugar, grainy malts and a healthy dose of alcohol. It is plenty sweet, which I enjoy but lacks any real depth or substance to make it a flavor I want more of. Not at all off putting, just not something I desire more of.

Syrupy medium body with almost no carbonation whatsoever. While I generally prefer less carbonated beers this one is just dead flat. Aftertaste is driven by malty notes of raisin bread, sweet wort and kilned malts.

For my tastes Dark Heathenis a rare miss from Kuhnhenn. I enjoy thick sweet beers but this lacked the depth necessary for the sweetness to work. Still not a bad beer and I'm happy to have had the opportunity to try it.

Jan 11, 2016
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SerialTicker from Michigan

3.72/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Bought as part of the Winter Solstice mixed four-pack, which was $35 ... so really, this beer cost about $8.75. Haven't had this one before.

Appearance: Hard pour didn't do much. No head, no lacing. Looks flat in the glass. The color of the beer is ruby brown. Sits in the glass basically looking like prune juice. Doesn't look interesting at all.

Smell: Boozy and sweet. The malts come together to give quad qualities -- plums and raisins, but also a mild blueberry aroma as well.

Taste/feel: Aw, man... I don't know... pains me to say that I don't love this beer. Like I was afraid of just looking at the beer, the feel is very flat. There is the subtlest mid-palate carbonation, but other than that, there's nothing. Also, the beer isn't super thick. It's got a syrupy texture to it, but its body is moderate at best. Strangely, I like it not being too thick because if it were any thicker, it'd probably be undrinkably syrupy because of the lack of carbonation. In terms of flavor, it's pretty good. Every dark fruit you can imagine can be tasted in this beer, but there's not a ton of malt character. The finish has a slight breadiness, but it's surprisingly and disappointingly subtle. This is mostly drinking like a heavily sweetened fruit juice more than anything, due to the almost complete lack of carbonation and malt qualities.

A guy at the brewery genuinely claimed this was his favorite beer from the Winter Solstice pack -- I'm not sure why. This would be a decent buy at maybe $5-$6 per 12oz bottle, but about $9 per bottle is definitely too much to pay for this beer. A little more carbonation would go a long way. I can understand this being super sweet, because it's a doppelbock, but the least they could have done was get it not feeling so flat.

This is definitely a disappointing beer. Certainly not bad, but most definitely not worth the price.

Jan 04, 2016
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brentk56 from North Carolina

3.43/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

2011 bottling

Appearance: Pours a clear cola color with ruby highlights; not surprisingly, the head fades to a ringlet pretty quickly; dotty lacing

Smell: Molasses, tobacco and fig; rather boozy

Taste: A boozy blend of fig and date verging into molasses and tobacco tones; harshness builds, after the swallow, along with a boozy burn

Mouthfeel: Full bodied with low to moderate carbonation and a lot of heat

Overall: A tough beer to drink and a tough beer to really enjoy; surprised by the high ratings from others who have essentially said the same thing; I have had some great beers from Kuhnhenn but I cannot sing the praises of this one

Oct 10, 2015
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dar482 from New York

4.38/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

The beer comes in a dark brown, almost black, with ruby red coming through.

The aroma offer dried dates, plums, figs, sweet caramel, some roasted malt.

The flavor follows with a bitterness up front, despite being an '11 vintage, the beer follows with caramel sweetness, but not as sweet as the aroma. A touch of dark fruit onto some roasty bitterness and lager quality on the finish. A really dangerous beer for 12.5%

Aug 14, 2015
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mikebogs33 from New York

2.33/5  rDev -40.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Lackluster in all realms that should be satisfying when associated with a Bock style beer. Poured it correctly but left no head. Fowl in appearance and in taste. Abv content on label is debatable, definitely a falsely advertised "big" beer. A great abundance of sediment at the bottom that's more than acceptable. Would not recommend it.

Feb 28, 2015
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dcmchew from Romania

4.1/5  rDev +5.1%

2011 vintage, had late 2014.
Dark brown pour, some really nice ruby/mahogany notes when held towards the light. No head, just a really thin beige string.
Nice nut and raisin in the smell, lots of caramel, sweet cake-like malt, dry fig, chocolate, faint cherry, a bit of metal, faint soy sauce, nutmeg, wood chips, brandy. Quite a lot, and pretty fragrant too.
Big fruitiness in the start, tons of raisin, fig, cherry, plum and date, faint blueberry, some apple, some citrus zest, all boozed up with a nice brandy note. Malts follow and overpower, lots of sticky caramel, molasses, toasted malt, light chocolate, spiced with some cinnamon and some walnut. Finishes almost roasted, bitter with some cigar notes, dusty.
Light to medium body, a bit oily, not sticky, low carbonation. Aftertaste: toast, cocoa powder, a bit of raisin, chewing tobacco, faint nut. A bit boozy, especially as you drink more, but the subtle wood note in the taste makes you think of strong red wine or even whiskey, so it's not that bad.
Slow sipper, rich and aggressive in flavors, way over the usual doppelbock stats. Counts as a plus, but also as a minus. Careful with this one.

Nov 22, 2014
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scottfrie from California

3.92/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

2011 vintage poured into tulip. A huge thank you to Eric for this one. Thanks TurdFurgison!

A: Pours a deep mahogany color with a thin, active, dark tan head that quickly faded to nothing.
S: Super potent and sweet notes of sticky sweet malts, candied dates, and raisins. Slightly notes of wood, faint oxidization, and slight chocolate and dark spice come through as well.
T: caramel, leather, raisin, and tobacco are easily noticeable. Sticky malt dominates are there is a woody quality to the brew. The finish is full of molasses and slight oxidization, and the aftertaste has a touch a bread crust, spice, and powdery chocolate.
M: Full body, boozy but not hot, low but tingly carbonation, sticky and viscous mouthfeel. A but fizzy and lighter than a equally as boozy stout. Sweet, but the finish is actually pretty drying.
O: A sticky sweet malt bomb that was complex and smooth enough to be interesting, but became a bit of a chore halfway through the bottle. Good for what it is though, thanks again Eric!

Jul 02, 2014
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buschbeer from Ohio

4.09/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

12 Fluid Ounce bottle
Served in a pilsner glass
Bottled in 2011

A - It has a ruddy brown body with burnt orange highlights. It is topped with less than an inch of tan head.

S - It has a dark fruit aroma. I get some dates and figs. It smells sweet as well.

T - The taste is all malt. I get some dates and molasses. The alcohol is well hidden. I'm sure 2-3 years has helped that aspect.

M - Medium and smooth.

O - This is a malt bomb. It is high in alcohol and high is sweet malty flavors. I like it. I think is has aged wonderfully and developed into a very good beer.

Mar 22, 2014
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JohnGalt1 from Idaho

3.83/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12oz 2011 extra received from Lymph a while back in a pretty awesome trade!! Big props to Robert... Very generous guy. Pours a hazy mahogany... very little head and no real cap or lacing... Pours thick like a watered down Aunt Jemima... Should be much clearer and have some sort of head on it.

Wow... This smells like a doppelbock on steroids. Boozy dark malt with rum soaked fruit.. plum and raisin... Incredibly rich.

Flavor is very rich, but not on the same playing field as the nose.. a bit fruity like an English Old Ale.. dark sorta cherry/orange essence (odd, I know) along with a slight chocolate element not present in the aroma... EtOH and brown sugar on the finish... a little oxidation reminds me of tawny port.

Flavor is thick and mildly syrupy... actually close to tawny port :-) but with some very minor carbonation.

Pretty proper... HUGE, but proper. I truly appreciate it Robert... Thanks buddy.

3/4.25/3.75/3.75/3.75

Jan 17, 2014
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maximum12 from Minnesota

4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to abanton for this bottle, always happy to see those fourth-grade Kuhnhenn labels show up on the doorstep. 12 oz. bottle on a nanook Minnesota evening.

The pour high grade dark amber, with only faintly imagined carbonation. Nose dances to its own beat & is hard to pin down. Raisins? Plums & figs? Alcohol? Old leather? All of this & more, but there's a strange quality I can't quite find on the keyboard.

Dark Heathen Triple Bock could be used on waffles. Thicker than honey & nearly as sweet, the beer brings a wild influx of flavors befitting its freakishness. Clover honey with a sprinkling of figs/prunes, big sweep of raw syrup & caramel, brown leather motorcycle jacket that's hit the pavement one too many times, unfocused but strong herbal notes. This walks a tightrope over a vat of cough medicine but manages not to slip or drown. Alcohol is present but leashed. A sipper, but one that goes down beautifully.

Incredibly complex & nearly as big, this is one of those brews that I'm happy to have experienced, because it's like nothing I've tasted before; it's like a lager was drowned in the liquid & resurrected. Very good beer.

Jan 08, 2014
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kscaldef from Oregon

3/5  rDev -23.1%

Previous review was a 4, didn't note which year. Just had a 2011, which was pretty unpleasant once it warmed up a touch from being in the fridge -- 2.0. Averaging the two for a 3 rating.

Dec 11, 2013
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Dope from Massachusetts

3.72/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

2013 batch.

A: Pours a very dark reddish-brown. Good sized and fizzy tan head. Head fizzes out fairly quickly with zero lacing. Good retention.

S: Big, boozy and sweet. Stinging fruity alcohol with huge caramel and molasses notes. Candied raisins too. A little toffee in there too.

T: Much like the aroma. Heavy sweet malts from the get-go. Stinging, sharp alcohol everywhere. Lots of caramel and raisin and prunes up front, fading into a hefty toffee backbone in the middle and finish. Heavy, heavy toffee notes once it warms. A light cocoa presence over everything, especially in the aftertaste.

M: Heavy, viscous, mouth-coatingly syrupy.

O: One hell of a heavy dopplebock (triplebock?). Drinks like slightly watered down syrup. Lots of sharp booze which actually cuts the thickness a bit. Quite harsh once it's fully warm, alcohol isn't even remotely hidden. Complex with lots of malt character. I enjoyed this but drinkability suffers from the thickness and extreme booziness. A nice unique brew to try once but nothing I'd get again. Still tasty, regardless.

Oct 01, 2013
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lunarbrew from Wisconsin

4.02/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured dark translucent red. Has a slight glow. Little to no head.

Smells sweet and bourbony. Kind of reminds me of BB4d. Marshmallow, caramel, and toffee. Not nearly as big as 4d. Not as complex either.

Sweet. Same flavors as smell with the addition of acidic dark fruits. A lot of acidity. Nothing is blowing me away, but there is some complexity here. It's drinkable and pretty unique. A bourbony and unpleasant aftertaste.

Mouthfeel is medium-light, medium-low carbonation. Smooth, but a little watery. Alcohol is very well hidden. A big bourbon flavor, but no bourbon heat.

Kind of what I expected. Not special, but was still nice to try once.

Sep 09, 2013
Dark Heathen Triple Bock from Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
Beer rating: 87 out of 100 with 264 ratings