Luckenbock | South Austin Brewery

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Brewed by:
South Austin Brewery
Texas, United States
southaustinbrewery.com

Style: Bock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Uanof on 05-22-2014

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
18
Avg:
2.68
pDev:
34.7%
 
 
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2
Gots:
3
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 18
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Photo of goochpunch
2.51/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Pours out a hazed brown with hardly any head at first. The head completely goes away shortly. Smells like brown sugar, toast, and grain. Tastes really sweet, very toasty and grainy. Booze is apparent. Lacking German bock traits and leans more towards a "double" Shiner Bock. Mouthfeel is kind of sticky and lacks some carbonation. For all of the literature on the can saying how it's trying to be an example of a German style bock (and making subtle references dismissing Shinter's flagship), it actually tastes like something from the Spoetzel brewery (but not as good).

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Photo of Xzfgiimtsath
3.5/5  rDev +30.6%

Photo of cmbeddoe7997
3.34/5  rDev +24.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cam12
3.75/5  rDev +39.9%

Photo of JohnBender
3/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of Karibourgeois
3/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of greenspointexas
3.25/5  rDev +21.3%

Photo of srletend
3/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Anthony71
1/5  rDev -62.7%

Photo of cdwil
3.25/5  rDev +21.3%

Photo of kew
3.5/5  rDev +30.6%

Photo of Jame515
3.75/5  rDev +39.9%

Photo of Rootscipio
3.9/5  rDev +45.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

I actually kind of liked it. I will say it is the best thing I have had yet from this brewery.

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Photo of ChrisKuhns
4/5  rDev +49.3%

Photo of alanj250
3.92/5  rDev +46.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Great pour. Plenty of carbonation. Medium Amber colored. Caramel and Malty flavors are more like a Doppelbock. Good hop amount to balance out the sweetness. Personally I use more when making this style, but it is a great beer to have in the cooler when the kegs are dry. It's a lighter version of Wasatch Devastator Double Bock in my opinion.

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Photo of htdoerge
4/5  rDev +49.3%

Photo of Texasfan549
3.6/5  rDev +34.3%

Photo of holmesmi
3.25/5  rDev +21.3%

Luckenbock from South Austin Brewery
2.68 out of 5 based on 18 ratings.
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