Anniversary Bock | Huntington Beach Beer Company

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Brewed by:
Huntington Beach Beer Company
California, United States
hbbeerco.com

Style: Bock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by DoubleJ on 11-29-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.3/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

It's not often that you see a microbrewed bock in the US. Here's one brewed up by Huntington Beach Brewing. On to the beer:

This bock features a pale copper color with some orange smudged in. The head is small has has a semi-soapy texture, and doesn't retain for too long. The nose does show promise (this being a HBBC beer) despite being low on firepower; sweet bread and grassy notes.

Robust enough to be a bock. sweet liquid bread, did I just say that? Dry toffee too. Some grassy waves. Even the alcohol isn't afraid to budge in, providing a spicy and bitter sensation that is sharp, and a flavor that's like fusel gum. The beer's got a mouthfeel that's medium and bubbly. And "sharp" from the booze.

Some of this bock's attributes are blah, but in the end the good is just enough to overcome the blah.

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Anniversary Bock from Huntington Beach Beer Company
3.3 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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