Tag Archives: Doppelbock

Widmer Brothers Cherry Oak Doppelbock

Tasted >10 days before official release, I feel privileged to post our official tasting of the first beer in the new Widmer Brothers Brothers’ Reserve series, Widmer Brothers Cherry Oak Doppelbock.  See Oh Happy Day #8 – Widmer Brothers Cherry Oak Doppelbock for … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day #8 – Widmer Brothers Cherry Oak Doppelbock

Just coming back from the Philippines and what to my wandering eye should appear but a new package from Widmer Brothers… full of beer! 🙂  Ok… so this isn’t Twas the night before Christmas, but it always seems a bit … Continue reading

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Shiner 100 Commemorator

From the web site, this brew was created in honor of Shiner’s centenial year.  Shiner 100 Commemorator takes the doppelbock style and sends it on an interesting spin.  At 6.7%, it isn’t super powerful but it comes to you pretty solid … Continue reading

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Full Sail Doppelbock

From the small town of Hood River, Oregon (pop 6700) comes Full Sail Brewing Company.  These folks have a good thing going and so far have done so/so on the blog… but not for lack of trying and I garauntee … Continue reading

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Samichlaus bier

Billed by Schloss Eggenberg as “The World’s Most Extraordinary Beer”, I spied this lone bottle of Samichlaus lurking behind a bevy of fine ales at Top Foods in Bellevue, and intrigued by the label picked it up for a closer look. Drawn in … Continue reading

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Aventinus

Dave brings yet another new beer to the tasting table with Aventinus from Schneider-Weisse in Germany.  This interesting brew has only a slight smell of alcohol that belies the 8.2% ABV.  The strange thing is, however, that you can’t really taste … Continue reading

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Doppel-Hirsch Bavarian Doppelbock

Looking for something a little more robust than the schwarzbier I just polished off, I turned to my trusty fridge and selected an interesting looking bottle of Doppelbock – the Doppel-Hirsch from Privatbrauerei Höss, with a cheeky pair of stags … Continue reading

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