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18th Street Nubian Overlord

Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.84/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RasmusOtt (1727) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2015
Bottle in line for blåbær. Pours golden orange with an off white head. Aroma of orange, ripe fruits, grassy notes and some malty notes. Taste of resin, sweeter malts, ripe citrusy fruits and grassy hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bursprak (1492) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2015
Bottle in line for Blåbær ’15. Dark golden pour with a frothy head. Heavy on the bitterness, orange peel, citrus and some sweet biscuits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Klimaet (844) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2015
Bottle thanks to Darrin. Pours hazy orange with a medium white head. Aromas of bitter hops, bitter citrus, orange peel, malts. Taste is very bitter, light malty sweetness, citrus fruits, orange peel. Not really my style of IIPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rxeight (1973) - Illinois, USA - APR 19, 2015
22oz bottle. Reased 5 days ago. Very bitter, orange and mango, floral. Sweet malt base. Finished with a floral bitterness.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lane21Train (1) - - APR 15, 2015 does not count
This beer was poured from a 22 oz bottle, it it orangish in color with very little head. A citrus nose (oranges) thats very inviting but not over over powering. The flavor definitely has some hoppiness to it in front but gives you that nice fruitiness you got in the nose at the back end. Very drinkable especially for a 9% beer. Another well crafted offering from the boys at 18th st. Brewery

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BBB63 (6502) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Backlogged rating from bottle and served in my 18th Street snifter: Coppery with a nice frothy head and very good lace. The aroma and taste display a big tropical and moderate citric fruity overtone of melon, strawberry, dragon fruit, and pink grapefruit. Biscuity and caramel malts are found but really here in a support mode. Aggressive and biting mouth feel with a slight chalky finish. Overall this is one the better hop forward brews so far from Drew and the crew. Wished I tried this on tap. I would put this ever so slightly ahead of Sinister and ever so slightly behind Grapefruit Dead.

Yea, all caught up on my 18th Street ratings and this is my 50th

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
OlSchoolDJ (1) - Hobart, Indiana, USA - NOV 29, 2014 does not count
I tried a few of the offerings @ 18th St., but, this one stuck out as the one that was worth the trip. They have such a diverse selection (that is changing all the time), that, i am looking forward to treating my palate to as many of the tasty, superbly crafted brews, as my proletariat funds can afford.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Patrickctenchi (5078) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 29, 2014
Draft: Hazy amber with a whipped beige head. Tropical, fruit cocktail aroma. Grapefruit, orange, pineapple flavor. Citrus peel bitter. Very nicely done.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (9287) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - APR 13, 2014
Draft. Ripe orange and orange peel aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head. Sweet orange and moderately bitter grapefruit peel flavor. Very good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheAlum (6428) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Sampler pour on tap at the brewery (Gary, IN). Pours a well hazed amber orange hue, darker dulled middle with nice orange amber glow on the edges. Frothy whitish head films well, sticks around well and laces nicely. Aromas are potent and hoppy, throwing firm florals and fruit character, touches of white grape, grapefruit, and melon. Nice mango, touches of florals and bready malts. Some crisp bitter florals, grass and gentle bready and cereal malt beneath. Some vibrant aromas. Initial is fruity, showing tropical fruit, mango and decent bitterness. Nice crisp cereal and bready malt is dry, touch of body with some firm bitterness as we move on. Middle is a touch sweet, but quickly moving to firm bitterness, florals and citrus, big tropical fruit is mango, gentle warmth and decent to middling bitterness as we finish. A potent fruity and complex hop character comes home to roost here, with good tropical fruit, nice flavor, decent to middling bitterness to support without a big or brooding malt body beneath to interfere. Tasty stuff.

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