Ayinger Maibock

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Brewery: Ayinger
Town:
Aying
Style:
Heller Bock
Color: deep
golden
Head:
white, fluffy, dense
Nose: malty, hint of hops
Body: full-
bodied
Palate: rich and malty but some bitterness in the dryish finish

Finish: long, dry, bittersweet
Served:
on tap at the brewery
Impression: Ayinger makes a fairly large portfolio of regular beers, all well-made, but their seasonals are their true strength and this Maibock is no exception.  It’s a tough bock to beat for Biergarten drinking, arriving a deep golden with an enticing, dense white head. It’s rich maltiness is well-balanced with fair hopping for a Southern Bavarian brew. The finish is moreish.  Quite nice.

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