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Amager Lubricated Labrador

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Brewed by Amager Bryghus
Style: Imperial IPA
Kastrup, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

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RATINGS: 134   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: Begrebet "ølhund" er meget veletableret i hele den vestlige kultur, og den seneste hundevidenskabelige forskning etablerer da også, at hunde sætter endog særdeles stor pris på øl. En helt ny afhandling går skridtet videre og dokumenterer de enkelte hunderacers præferencer for bestemte øltyper. Pekingesere er f.eks. til Radlere med cola, Rottweilere elsker at dyppe snuden i en heftig Imperial Stout, mens Beagler ikke er kommet stort ud over guldølsstadiet. Men så er der jo hunderacen, som står vore hjerter nærmest, fordi den er stor, godmodig og ofte en kende velnæret - ikke helt ulig os her på Amager Bryghus. Vi taler naturligvis om Labradoren. En race, der fuldkommen som os bare ELSKER velhumlede Imperial IPA’er, i en sådan grad, at de ligesom os bare bliver ved med at drikke til de går i et temmelig bedugget humlekoma. Til Labradorens ære har vi brygget netop deres yndlingsøl, en fed, fed Imperial IPA, som er så tætpakket med humle, at den nærmest savler ud over glaskanten. Vuf!

English: The concept of the “ale hound” is well established throughout Western culture, and unsurprisingly the latest canine research shows that dogs are extremely appreciative of beer. A recent dissertation takes this one step further and documents the preference of individual breeds for specific beer styles. The Pekingese, for instance, are into Cola Radlers; Rottweilers like dipping their snouts in a hefty Imperial Stout; whereas Beagles have not evolved beyond the Strong Lager stage. But then there is the one breed that is dearest to our hearts, because it’s large, kind, and often quite well fed – much like the staff here at Amager Bryghus. We are, of course, talking about the Labrador Retriever. These are dogs, which – like us – simply LOVE a well-hopped IPA, and just keep lapping it up till they slip into a hop-induced coma. In honor of the Lab we have brewed their very favorite beer: a fat Imperial IPA, jam-packed with hops virtually drooling over the rim of the glass. Woof!

Månedens fadøl januar 2014.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SirLimpsalot (3564) - SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2016
@ Stordirren 16-7-18: fyllig smak med toner av humle, mogen frukt och malt. Malt och bröd i undertonen som kanske tar över något.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
creppyiceman (380) - POLAND - JUL 21, 2016
(On tap) Aroma:sweet tropic fruits smell,pine,slightly spicy. Appearance:quite clear,dark gold color,small head. Taste:medium sweet,flavour of pine,grapefruit,some tropic fruits notes,dry finish and aftertaste. Palate:medium body, medium carbonation. Overall:Good one.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Batavi (332) - Waalwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUL 20, 2016
Laatste IPA tijdens de proeverij in de Vinotake in Waalwijk. Mooie licht troebele oranje kleur met een kleine witte schuimkraag. Super verse IPA aroma's van: grapefruit, perzik, honing, tropische vruchten als mango en passievrucht. Het smaakpallet is fruitig en in balans, met tonen van grapefruit, pijnboom en een honingachtige zoetheid, en een lichte kruidigheid in de afdronk. Een heel verse Imperial IPA, waarin de verschillende hopsoorten heel mooi in balans zijn. Weer een interessante brouwerij uit Denemarken, waar meer bieren van geproefd moeten worden. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beergaard (282) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2016
Yet another lovely IPA from Amager. Sweet nose of berries, honey and tropical fruit. Tastewise notes of sweet grape fruit, tropical fruit and a pleasantly bitter finish

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
likeatrainwreck (418) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2016
Loved this one. Bag loads of pine and tropical fruits. Thick and syrupy, moderate bitterness. Just what I enjoy from an IPA. Great.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kita (1836) - Koper, SLOVENIA - JUL 3, 2016
Bottle, 0.50l, shared with Leo. Pours cloudy amber color with thin soapy off-white head and average sparkling appearance. Aroma of tropical fruits, citrus, caramel and resin. Taste starts with medium sweet biscuit, caramel malt and resin, follows by refreshing fruitiness and pine, mouth coating and warming alcoholic feeling, while finish is heavy bitter. Full body, syrupy texture and average sparkling appearance. Barking like a dog after this labrador...

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Angerhops (37) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUL 2, 2016
Dark IPA. Very resiny. Loved this, but maybe I prefermore the traditional Amager IPAs, with more citrus and tropical fruits forward. Anyway it’s a lovely DIPA, very bitter and balanced.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
copestx (66) - Vesterbro, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2016
50cl bottle. Aroma is resin and tropical fruits. Texture is super oily. Taste is candy syrup sweet, almost like much of the hops have disappeared (even though this should be only a month old), but with a nice bitter, piney and alcoholic aftertaste. I love Amager IPAs but having tried this twice I can say this is not up to standard, perhaps the bottles are compromised? I have heard they are having some bottling issues.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (6611) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 22, 2016
500ml Bottle - Brown in colour. Grapefruit, pine, raisins, cocoa and dried apricot in the aroma. Fruity, tangy and hoppy taste with notes of grapefruit, cocoa and pine standing out. Easy to drink.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aarslew (36) - - JUN 21, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 22, 2016 On tap @ søernes ølbar. Pours hazy amber with white head that disappears. Aroma is peach, mangoes and red ripe fruits. Taste is hoppy bitter. Medium body with a medium carbornation.


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