Bell's Consecrator Doppelbock | Bell's Brewery, Inc.

BA SCORE
85
very good
1,461 Ratings
Bell's Consecrator DoppelbockBell's Consecrator Doppelbock
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc.
Michigan, United States
bellsbeer.com

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
A traditional doppelbock fermented with an old world lager yeast. Reddish brown in color, with a mild hop profile, Consecrator is a well balanced, full bodied beer with a smooth, malty finish.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-15-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,461
Reviews:
677
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
11.9%
 
 
Wants:
109
Gots:
179
For Trade:
4
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours copper-red into a pilsner glass. Nice, thick white head. Plenty of bubbles rising from the bottom of the glass.
Aroma is bready and malty. This beer smells quite good. Fresh, floral aroma is evident, and were I a horticulturist, I could be more elaborative.
Nice, malty taste that is accompanied by some raisin and plum tones. Some sweet, over-ripe bananas as well.
This has a great mouthfeel. Crisp and fresh, and slightly dry.
Quite drinkable for a doppelbock. Alcohol is not discernable. Given how tasty it is, I could easily enjoy several of these in one sitting.

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Bell's Consecrator Doppelbock from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
3.78 out of 5 based on 1,461 ratings.
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