Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock | Utah Brewers Cooperative

Wasatch The Devastator Double BockWasatch The Devastator Double Bock
BA SCORE
3.66/5
517 Ratings
Wasatch The Devastator Double BockWasatch The Devastator Double Bock
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Utah Brewers Cooperative

utahbeers.com

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by alexgash on 12-23-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#32,552
Reviews:
176
Ratings:
517
pDev:
13.66%
Bros Score:
3.67
 
 
Wants:
15
Gots:
116
Trade:
0
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Photo of hozersr
3.73/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jaydoc
3.42/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Hohnbaum
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of nuebs
3.6/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Loudenough
3.97/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of KLHBB
3.23/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Do I have the same beer? Normally I adore doppelbock but this isn't doing it for me. My favorite part is the label. "Food pairings: front of cow, back of cow, rattlesnake." Pours a deep coffee color with ruby undertones. I smell garden veggies. Coffee dominates the taste. I should know better, I think this will taste better when it warms a little.

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Photo of strohme2
3.8/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Ruby chestnut color with almost zero head on the pour. The smell is the strongest category for me. Caramel, sweet malts, nuttiness, raisins. Taste is similar with a drying finish.

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Photo of MLoxxer
3.92/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A very pleasing domestic doppel bock. The head left nice lacing on the glass. Appearance-wise the color is a nice brown. A few small bubbles rise up from the bottom of the glass. This lager's flavor is mild and malty. The mouthfeel is clean and refreshing. An excellent example of what a US brewer can do with the double bock style. Well done Wasatch! I will be having this one again.

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Photo of Futbolmanby
3.11/5  rDev -15%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of BDeibs
3.62/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of AnalogErik
3.12/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Look was dark and smooth - no head. smell was strong, as you would expect with a dopple. taste followed suit, but wasn't overstated. Feel was lighter, malty, smooth.,

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Photo of Tone
4.09/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours a clear, dark brown color. 3/4 inch head of an off-white color. Great retention and great lacing. Smells of strong sweet malt, yeast, hint of hop, slight pale malt, hint of nut, and slight alcohol. Mouth feel is sharp and clean, with a low carbonation level. Tastes of strong sweet malt, slight alcohol, hint of roasted malt, slight pale malt, hint of hop, and slight yeast. Overall, good appearance, aroma, body, and blend, but just lacking that essential bock character to be in the top echelon.

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Photo of Miami66
4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Lynn1451
4.28/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jwswigs
3.54/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Ozzylizard
3.61/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Enjoy by 11/18/15 at 42 degrees into snifter
Aroma very malty, lasts
Head small (two cm, aggressive pour), light brown, frothy, diminishing to three mm frothy ring and layer
Lacing good – partial ring of tiny to medium bubbles
Body dark amber, clear, slight effervescence
Flavor malty but not overpowering; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate medium, creamy, soft carbonation

Appearance 4.25, Aroma 3.75, Flavor 3.25, Palate 4, Overall 3.75. An acceptable double bock; not the best but adequate.

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Photo of buschbeer
3.95/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12 FLUID OZ. can
Served in a pint glass

Copper colored with amber highlights. Inch of tan head with some lacing.

Sweet malt, nutty, caramel

Taste is earthy, nutty, sweet caramel

Medium mouthfeel

Solid doppelbock.

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Photo of Pro_Magnon
3.74/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of pat61
4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L: Brilliant chestnut tinted amber under a soapy 1” cream colored foam collar that provides good lace. S: Banana, malt, kettle sugars. T: Malty, lightly sweet, dark bread crust, banana, a touch of toffee. F: Creamy smooth, medium full body and medium carbonation. O: A good, easy to drink doppelbock.

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Photo of perk966
4.35/5  rDev +18.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of tiitomireles
3.87/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jpuetz
2.5/5  rDev -31.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of FranMoff
2.75/5  rDev -24.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of a77cj7
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ssippisam
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Wasatch The Devastator Double Bock from Utah Brewers Cooperative
Beer rating: 3.66 out of 5 with 517 ratings
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