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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 3.25/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Smokey, Chocolatey,...Orangey??? That’s right a smoked brown porter with orange zest. We start out with Maris Otter base malt and add cherry smoked malt, chocolate and honey malt giving a sweet smokey and chocolatey beer. Then the zest of many oranges is added after the boil to complement this beer’s smooth and complex flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
PotjeBier (2745) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - FEB 13, 2013
On tap @ Beer Temple. Clear dark red-brown color. Very dense beige head. Aroma’s: red fruit, sweet, vanilla, herbal, a bit of roast, and only retronasal a little smoke is coming through. Flavor is lightly sweet, roasted. Light bodied. Roasted finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
faroeviking (10295) - FAROE ISLANDS - JAN 17, 2013
Chopp. Hazy brown colour, small beige like head. Aroma of well toasted malt, caramel and smoke with some chocolate. Good mouthfeel. Pleasant toasty malty caramel/bit toffee, smoky flavour. Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 23, 2012
On tap. Pours brown with a warm reddish hue and a creamy beige head. Brown sugar and nuts in the nose. Medium body, very subtle roast, brown sugar and chocolate. Very subdued bitterness. Pleasant. 121212

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pentaz (1264) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2012
Tap. Pours red-brown with average creamy light brown head. Aroma is sweet malt, delicate smoke, raisin, nuts and orange zest. Taste is moderate sweet, some bitterness. Body is light+,texture is oily/sticky, carbonation is average (had to swirl it a lot to get rid of the carbonation). Finish is smokey.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rlgk (18322) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 21, 2012
Draught at Mikkeller Bar, Copenhagen. Black beer with a small offwhite head. Sourish tart woody aroma, raisins, roasted, ash, vinous, soot. Malty smoked flavor, caramel, ash, soot, raisins, tart, woody. Rather strange and not to My liking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 20, 2012
Draught at MikkellerBAR. Black - brown head. Coffee. Milkey. Lactose. Ok smokey. Dry body. Light sweetness. Ok burned malts. Nice fresh coffee. Light zesty. Light soapy notes. Herbal hoppy notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlackerMads (2907) - DENMARK - DEC 19, 2012
Tap. Red brown with small light brown head. Aroma is orange peel, chocolate, nuts, dark dried fruits, roasted malt. Taste is light roast, ash, caramel. A bit thin in the body and the taste isn't quite as exiting as the aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (26202) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2012
Draught at Mikkeller Bar. Hazy red-brown coloured with a small off-white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of malts, nuts and caramel. Sweet and fruity flavour of orange peel, caramel and smoke. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (34660) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2012
Draft. A dark red-brown beer with a thin head. The aroma has notes of nuts, caramel, malt, and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of smoke, ashes, malt, and caramel, leading to a dry smokey finish where a slight note of iodine appears. Not the best smoked I’ve had.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40837) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 12, 2012
From tap at MikkellerBar. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is chocolate and toasted caramelish. Chocolate, malty and caramelish to toffee. Toffee and caamelish finish. Vague smoked.

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