Hartmann Bock Dunkel

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Binkert Brauhaus Bock

Brewery: Brauerei Hartmann
Town:
rgau
Style: B
ock
Color: dark amber

Head:off-white, ample, thinning

Nose: rich
malt
Body: full

Palate:
rich malt, spicy,  some fried fruit and chocolate
Finish: somewhat sticky
Served: from a bottle bought locally


Impression: This is a great brewpub guesthouse in the Little Switzerland of Franconia. They serve excellent food and have some decent beers so was optimistic about this dark bock when I saw it in the shop. It poured nicely enough but the head didn’t last long. It had a nice rich malty nose and the initial impression was good, some dried fruit and chocolate sneaking in but the finish was a bit uneven and sticky. This isn’t entirely unusual in a 7% bock but in Franconia, the best avoid it with some fair hopping.

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