Engel Bock Dunkel | Crailsheimer Engelbräu

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Engel Bock DunkelEngel Bock Dunkel

Brewed by:
Crailsheimer Engelbräu

Style: Bock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Evil_Pidde on 02-12-2010

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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 13
Reviews by IchLiebeBier:
Photo of IchLiebeBier
3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: Chestnut; no head on the pour

Aroma: Malty; peppery; dried fruit (raisin)

Taste: Peppery; biting start, with lingering pepper finish; pretty good overall

Remarks: Did not score A, T, S, M at that time; so please disregard those scores

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Photo of JonnoWillsteed
4/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of mottarapp
3.52/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of drmeto
3.04/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

-pours a clear brown with copper tinges and a small to medium,foamy,offwhite head
-low to medium carbonation visible
cooked potatoes,cooked rice,grainy,raisins,caramel,figs
-spicy,syrup,grainy,rice,cola,plums,toffee,sugar ,cherries
-finishes dry
-medium carbonation
-light to medium body
-slight alcohol noticeable
Pretty average Doppelbock

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Photo of iftcoach
3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerAndGasMasks
3.85/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From the unique Engel bottle, it pours a darker coppery amber with a small head, fading to a ring and a large island. A lot of malt in the nose and mouth. Enjoyable.

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Photo of nandika
4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

Photo of yaron73
3.69/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of eduardolinhalis
3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

500ml bottle served in a snifter.

A: Pours a clear dark amber forming a medium light beige and thin bubbled head. Medium retention and many lacings left

S: Extremely grainy. Caramel malts are very evident. A bit fruity. Very bready Lager-like yeasts. Roasted malts, honey and some flowery hops

T: Follows the nose, sweet caramel malts in upfront. Strong notes of honey. Toffee, roasted malts. Very bready too. Lager style bready yeasts. Flowery hops. Slightly hoppy bitter end

M: Medium and bit molasses body. Medium carbonation. Bittersweet aftertaste

O: Good drinkability. Classic German Bock. Recommended

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Photo of Evil_Pidde
3.77/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This beer comes in a 50 cl short-necked brown bottle with a screw-cork (you can rescrew it IF you want to). The label's got a picture of a goat with a small keg - the alps in the background - kind of funny.

A: The pour is deep warm copper with mediumlarge off-white a bit soapy head that slowly dissipates leaving some lacings.

S: Light roasted dry chocolate malt, faint bitter hops. Some dark dried fruits in it as well. A chemical tone, that brings down the grade a bit. Very faint coffee.

T: Rich chocolate malt. Bready and also fruity, mostly dark dried fruit (raisins). A light roasted tone to the malt. Marzipan.

M: Full body and medium carbonated with really small bubbles. The aftertaste is surprisingly light with a unbalanced dryness, but there is marzipan in the aftertaste - first time ever I senced that.

D: This is a Bock that the brewer calls Dunkel Bock (Dark Bock). And the main reason for trying this beer should be that your intrested in trying a Dark Bock. There are lots of better Bocks but this isn't bad.

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Photo of Chrily
4/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of dcmchew
3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of BILF
4/5  rDev +8.7%

Engel Bock Dunkel from Crailsheimer Engelbräu
3.68 out of 5 based on 13 ratings.
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