Definitions

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  • n. A Bavarian speciality beer, deep gold to dark brown, with a large, creamy, persistent head and a strong malty aroma.

Etymologies

German Doppelbock, "double bock". (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In other words, contrary to Anheuser-Busch's assertions, the doppelbock is the king of beers - a style that is all about subtlety.

    Enough With The Doppelbocks Already!

  • Moreover, the doppelbock is a style that is hard to like.

    Enough With The Doppelbocks Already!

  • Much of it was based on historical reference; we need not attribute the invention of "doppelbock" to Jackson.

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • The latter is a doppelbock, an extra strong lager that measures a formidable 8 percent alcohol by volume, made with malt kilned over oak instead of the usual beechwood.

    Beer: Bacon overload

  • Lauer's main concern seemed to be his winter lineup, which will include such higher-alcohol styles as black IPA, doppelbock and weizenbock a strong German-style wheat beer.

    Beer: Brewpub chains merge, but will it matter?

  • His bar rode not only the gentrification crest of north-central Brooklyn but that of the craft-beer revolution nationally; to have been digging smoked porters and East India Pale Ales and doppelbock in the mid-1990s was to have mastered a secret handshake.

    The Gate's Pat Fondiller Gets Freaky on Beer

  • While New Holland is oft over-looked they are well-loved and they create the ever-solid Mad Hatter IPA, and not only a schwarzbier, but also a kolsch, rye doppelbock, and Belgian dark, among countless others.

    Mr. MBR Goes To Michigan

  • Of course, applying this standard seems to imply that a brewer could develop a light-bodied pale ale and call it doppelbock.

    The Dichotomy of Style

  • What if the beer on tap is a stout, or a doppelbock, or an IPA?

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • Summary: a lack of complexity and an overbearing coffee flavor prevents this from rocketing to the top of my list, but it's really a fun, solid doppelbock that I would not hesitate to recommend to someone who was looking for something a little different provided they are a coffee drinker

    Archive 2009-01-01

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