Saint Arnold Spring Bock | Saint Arnold Brewing Company

Saint Arnold Spring BockSaint Arnold Spring Bock
BA SCORE
45.3%
Liked This Beer
3.63 w/ 391 ratings
Saint Arnold Spring BockSaint Arnold Spring Bock
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Saint Arnold Brewing Company
Texas, United States
saintarnold.com

Style: Bock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.90%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
An authentic, copper colored, German-style Bock, celebrating the coming of spring. This big, deeply flavored lager has been aged to create a smooth, malty taste with a hint of sweetness. A light addition of German hops balances the malt flavor.


Added by kbub6f on 01-24-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#34,504
Reviews:
153
Ratings:
391
Liked:
177
Avg:
3.63/5
pDev:
12.95%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
13
Gots:
76
Trade:
0
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Saint Arnold, The only saint this Atheist can appreciate. ;-)

This one pours a very nice amber color that is slightly cloudy with a nice rick creamy head that is slightly tan and settles slowly leaving subtle lacing down the glass.

The nose is pleasant hops with traces of allspice, nutmeg and caramel with a floral hop undertone.

The flavors are very complex with the hops just barely dominating the malt. The beer is bitter and fruity at the same time without the flavors battling it out. This one is really well balanced and is very good and enjoyable. There are hints of fresh bread, bitter hops, alcohol and a sweet cacophony of flavors like butter, nutmeg, pine, Crème Brule and mmm, mmm good.

Overall I really like this spring bock because it is such a complex flavored beer with a rather high alcohol content in which the alcohol does not dominate. The boys and gals at Saint Arnolds have a great beer here and I tip my virtual hat to them.

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Saint Arnold Spring Bock from Saint Arnold Brewing Company
Beer rating: 45.3% out of 100 with 391 ratings
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