Pandora's Bock
Breckenridge Brewery

Pandora's BockPandora's Bock
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From:
Breckenridge Brewery
 
Colorado, United States
Style:
Bock
Ranked #87
ABV:
7.5%
Score:
78
Ranked #28,938
Avg:
3.43 | pDev: 14.87%
Reviews:
155
Ratings:
230
Status:
Active
Rated:
May 26, 2022
Added:
May 25, 2002
Wants:
  18
Gots:
  18
SCORE
78
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Pandora's BockPandora's Bock
Notes: Release the wealth of flavor and complexity unto the world. Bottom fermented at colder temperatures for a smooth yet assertive character.
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Reviewed by REVZEB from Illinois

3.33/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25
Clear copper brown pour with an off-white cap. Toasted malt and dulled caramel in the nose. Taste starts the same, even some earthy spiced hops to boot, but some metallic notes creep in a bit. Feel is malty and smooth to start, but starts to degrade through the sip, finish is watery in the middle and somewhat harsh on the edges.
May 26, 2022
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Reviewed by Mindcrime1000 from South Dakota

2.99/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25
Poured into a Nonic.

Pours dark amber with modest head but good lacing.

Aromas seem right. Lightly toasted malts and toffee with a little bit of grassy/earthy hop. Faint chocolate too.

The brew hits the tip of the tongue with caramel malt/toffee sweetness. And then hardly anything happens after that other than some booze.

The brew has a medium feel, but ends up being pretty sticky and flat.

It looks like a Bock. It smells like a Bock. It initially tastes like a Bock. And then, hm.
Oct 11, 2020
 
Rated: 3.36 by craigbelly from Iowa

Nov 27, 2019
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Reviewed by GuyFawkes from Illinois

3.84/5  rDev +12%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
From old, undated notes. Poured from the bottle.

See-through dark ruby color.

Nice off-white head; strong lacing.

Smells of malt bread & slight strawberry (!). Not bad!

Medium thin mouthfeel.

Bread flavor with a nice strawberry undertones. A pleasant surprise.
Jul 05, 2019
 
Rated: 3.37 by cliff1066 from Virginia

Feb 04, 2017
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Reviewed by q33jeff from New Jersey

2.47/5  rDev -28%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5
**
06/06/12
Bottle to pint glass.
nothing of note, but not offensive
Cloudy Red, Little head.
slightly sour
creamy feel

OK, the name is really the best part.

**
Dec 14, 2016
 
Rated: 3 by Nichols33 from Massachusetts

Apr 19, 2016
 
Rated: 4.38 by TylerJ from Iowa

Apr 15, 2016
 
Rated: 3.28 by Zylod from West Virginia

Jan 10, 2016
 
Rated: 3.13 by Prospero from Colorado

Jul 02, 2015
 
Rated: 3.62 by Eziel from Ohio

May 15, 2015
 
Rated: 4.05 by Sciolto from Netherlands

Mar 25, 2015
 
Rated: 3.5 by nathanmiller from New York

Feb 18, 2015
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Reviewed by pat61 from Minnesota

3.93/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Pandoras Bock pours hazy reddish chestnut under a thin off white foam cap. The nose and palate are nutty toasted malt, bread and a hint of caramel or kettle sugars. There are no big hop aromas or flavors but it finishes with an assertive hop bitterness.
Feb 05, 2015
 
Rated: 3.5 by ovaltine from Indiana

Feb 02, 2015
 
Rated: 3.59 by Boomer4ES from North Carolina

Jan 31, 2015
 
Rated: 4 by Freckles18 from Connecticut

Jan 25, 2015
 
 
Rated: 5 by corywalston from North Dakota

Nov 13, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by mrn1ceguy from Illinois

Nov 10, 2014
 
Rated: 3.95 by Amalak from New York

Oct 28, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by h4ger from Connecticut

Oct 07, 2014
 
Rated: 2.99 by DeadeyeOTDO from Arizona

Oct 03, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by BogAl from Indiana

Sep 04, 2014
 
Rated: 3.5 by Hellpop65 from Kansas

Sep 01, 2014
 
Rated: 3.5 by thufflife from Missouri

Aug 18, 2014
 
Rated: 4 by cardinals22 from Illinois

Aug 11, 2014
 
Rated: 3.25 by zestar from California

Jul 28, 2014
 
 
Rated: 4.25 by ToddGingerich from Indiana

Jul 06, 2014
 
Rated: 4 by Jasoncolliver from Kentucky

Jun 21, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by wrightst from Maryland

Jun 17, 2014
 
Rated: 2.75 by xJMFCx from West Virginia

Jun 03, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by Latarnik from New Jersey

May 24, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by afsdan from Colorado

May 21, 2014
 
Rated: 2.75 by djrn2 from New Jersey

May 11, 2014
 
Rated: 4.25 by basili1250 from Florida

Mar 24, 2014
 
Rated: 3.25 by meatyard from Florida

Mar 16, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by gonzo000 from Massachusetts

Feb 16, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by WKyle from Indiana

Jan 24, 2014
Pandora's Bock from Breckenridge Brewery
Beer rating: 78 out of 100 with 385 ratings