Hoh Bock

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Brewery: Hoh
Town:
Köttensdorf
Style:
Bock
Color:
unfiltered light amber
Head: creamy, thin

Nose:
malty
Body: full
-bodied, low carbonation, soft
Palate: rich malt, fruity, dry, hoppy

Finish: long, dry, bitter
Served:
on tap at the brewery

Impression: Hoh was another small village brewery that had eluded me for years. I’d designed a small hike from Scheßlitz to the Geichburg castle and from there to Köttensdorf, where Hoh is located.  I was glad to see that they had their Bock on tap so I couldn’t resist despite having a half hour hike back to catch our bus and about fifteen minutes to drink the beer. It was well worth the effort, with a rich malty palate that never came close to be being cloying. The finish was fairly dry and bitter for a bock, making it quite moreish, though in this case, there would be no more. 

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