Urbock 23° | Brauerei Schloss Eggenberg

Urbock 23°Urbock 23°
BA SCORE
47.6%
Liked This Beer
3.59 w/ 445 ratings
Urbock 23°Urbock 23°
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brauerei Schloss Eggenberg
Austria
schloss-eggenberg.at

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Bierman9 on 12-05-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#36,961
Reviews:
301
Ratings:
445
Liked:
212
Avg:
3.59/5
pDev:
17.27%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
11
Gots:
34
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 445 |  Reviews: 301
Photo of Oleg85
3.77/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Photo of cuvtcuv
2.95/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of KonigObHops
3.17/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

This beer poured a hazy, pale copper color with an extremely thin white head.

The aroma is sweet with a relatively strong alcohol smell and a hint of honey.

The initial taste is extremely sweet. In the middle, the taste of noble hops is present. At the end the beer is quite sugary with a hint of honey.

The mouthfeel is pretty thin, but the alcohol does warm on the tongue.

Overall, this beer is as strong as advertised. It has almost no resemblence to a Dopple Bock, but then again if you are buying a beer called a "Pale Double Bock" you probably aren't judging it against regular Dopple Bocks.

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Photo of mishi_d
3.51/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of monkist
4.28/5  rDev +19.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of darktronica
4.26/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Had in a snifter, on cask at The Saloon in Washington, DC. A really nice dessert beer, with gentle flavors of meringue, caramel, and light malts. Light carbonation but a really lovely, silky-smooth mouthfeel.

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Photo of clarknova
3.27/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of YvesB
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of innominat
3.62/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Wantedandlisted
3.24/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of SayBoom
3.97/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of iftcoach
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JohnTurano
3.45/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Fettpopps
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of StoutAtTheDevil
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of der_meister
3.37/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of zachthelaxer93
4.51/5  rDev +25.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Beginner2
3.65/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

While reviewed on the "1001 Beers To Taste Before You Die", I will review it on my next tasting.

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Photo of mncoinman
3.6/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Initial smell has a mild munich malt mellowed out by a little bit of hops....somewhat different than a classic doppelbock. Pours a golden orange color (its a pale doppelbock). Small foam head that quickly dissipates Very rich tasting feel along with some definite sweetness. Smooth with very low carbonation. Even though a high alcohol beer (9.6%), no strong alcohol taste during or as an aftertaste. Not as much Munich maltiness that I adore in good doppelbocks, but an interesting beer with a rich, sweet taste that will certainly please fans of that style.

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Photo of patre_tim
3.99/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 3.75

Golden amber and filtered. Lots of champagne like carbonation and no head.

Light syrupy quality, egg yolk, caramel, nutmeg.

Lightly sweet, a hint of egg wash, nutmeg, creme brulee, and a metallic note near the end. Very little bitterness or presence of hops.

Medium lightly syrupy body, lots of almost powdery carbonation.

Got in Chiang Mai, drank here April 3rd, 2016. Really smooth and hides the alcohol well. Light and pleasant feel.

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Photo of Dentist666
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into lager glass.
Pours clear copper/golden beer with 1-finger ring of white froth, quick dissipation to nothing.
Smell - malty, boozy.
Taste - sweet malty, caramel, upfront alcohol.
Full syrupy body, soft carbonation.
Too sweet and lacking of appearance.

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Photo of Briken
3.14/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Photo of 123321123321
4.05/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mwckiltedsavage
3.41/5  rDev -5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of igl
4.84/5  rDev +34.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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Urbock 23° from Brauerei Schloss Eggenberg
Beer rating: 47.6% out of 100 with 445 ratings
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