RateBeer
overall
96
95
style
Brewed by Amager Bryghus
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Kastrup, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65/5   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: Det siges at Kain drćbte sin bror i ren og skćr misundelse. Pĺ Amager Bryghus mener vi mĺske nok, at drab er at gĺ lidt for vidt. Men vi indrřmmer at vi er misundelige. Misundelige fordi vi ikke var de fřrste til at brygge den řltype, som vi beundrer mest: en sprřd og humlet West Coast IPA. Vi slĺr altsĺ ikke nogen ihjel, fordi vi ikke var de fřrste til at komme pĺ idéen, i stedet vil vi gerne prćsentere ”Envy” – vores bud pĺ denne řltype. Vi er ydmyge – og dog misundelige.
Vi er ikke stolte over at vćre syndere, men i det mindste er vi ĺbne omkring det...

English: Cain is said to have murdered his brother out of envy. At Amager Bryghus we believe that murder is taking things a bit far. However, we admit to being envious because we weren’t the first brewer to come up with the beer style we admire the most: a crisp and hopped up West Coast IPA. We won’t kill anybody because we didn’t come up with the idea first, instead we present to you “Envy” - our take on this style. Humble – yet envious.
We’re not proud to be sinners, but at least we’re open about it…

Brewed from: Pilsener and Munich malts. Hopped with Amarillo, Simcoe and Centennial and fermented with an American ale yeast.


Jamedra's rating

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jamedra (716) - Hostivice, - OCT 20, 2013
Láhev 500 ml. Krásné chmelové aroma, připomínající exotické ovoce, s lehkým náznakem sladu. Pěna je středně vysoká, jemná, jasně bílé barvy a držící. Barva samotného piva je oranžová a kalná. Chuť je vcelku robustní, má silný nádech pomeranče ve středu a poměrně rychle a rázně nastupující finiš, jehož hořkost je velmi silná a držící na patře a u kořene jazyka. Celkově se jedná o velmi zajímavé pivo, s velmi lahodným aroma a příjemným vzhledem, nicméně chuť je vcelku ubita velmi silnou a rychle nastupující hořkostí, která také ubírá na pitelnosti.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
drjoeng (458) - - FEB 1, 2016
6.5%ABV.  IPA. Poured out of the bottle a light Amber.  10şSRM. Nose is floral brightness to it like freesias or magnolias.   The citrus character is bright and sweet and all about a beautiful ripe tangerine on the tree. Mouthfeel is soapy.   Palate has nice toasted malt, wheat toast, Wonder bread, caramel, burnt sugar, hard candy sweetness,  Hops are vegetal, pine, resin, sap and an almost rubber band like bitterness.  Finish is long and hyssop bitter. Goes on Favorites List!

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ALIBALI (34) - Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, GERMANY - FEB 1, 2016
Da muss kein Neid aufkommen. Rundum gelungen. Maracujaexplosion in der Nase, phänomenale Hopfengranate für den Rest des Trunks. Und dann echt stark bitter am Gaumen (80IBU!!!!!) und das alles bei einem relativ niedrigen Alkoholgehalt. Respekt!!! Gekauft direkt bei der Amager Brauerei in Kopenhagen. 0,5 Liter Flasche ca. 5 Euro..... und jeden Cent wert.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (1064) - Warszawa, POLAND - JAN 7, 2016
kran w jabeer. na szybko: opalizujace z ladna acz szybko opadajaca i fajnie zostajaca na szkle piana. aromaty wlasciwie wylacznie chmielowe, sa glownie cytrusy, jakies owoce tropikalne i zywica tez ale w tle. w ustach wytrawne raczej, lekko kwaskowate cytrusowo, z dosc wysoka i dosc dluga (acz slowo "zalegajaca nie pasuje imho) goryczka. ze slodow - bardzo w tle herbatniki moze... srednio wysycone. dosc geste w konsystencji. bardzo dobre

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Kita (1673) - Koper, SLOVENIA - DEC 31, 2015
Bottle, 0.50l, shared with Boyan. Clear golden color with thin creamy white head, poor lacing and average sparkling appearance. Aroma is not intense, but tropical fruits and citrus dominate, while some floral and piney characteristics also present. Taste starts with light sweet caramel malt, following is fruity and resinous, while finish is heavy bitter. Medium body, oily texture and average carbonation in palate. No need to be envious about this beer, because Amager made many better IPA’s...

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
__Rb81 (487) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 25, 2015
Bottle at home (batch 950, best before 01/2016). Pours clear golden amber with a white frothy head. Aroma of malts, hops, hay, hint of peach and citrusy fruitiness, probably a lot more pronounced fresh. Taste is bitter sweet, malts, resiny hops, hay, very dry bitter ending. Hoppy bitter, malty, aftertaste. Not bad, like to try this one fresh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
McWorta (1196) - LUXEMBOURG - DEC 9, 2015
Clear golden-orange (8EBC) with a frothy off white head, good lacings and somewhat viscous. Aromas of orange-grapefruit zest, pine, dank grass predominate yet subtle notes of herbal passion-fruit with a brisk caramel-hay undertone develops offering a hunch of young pineapple. A well balanced fine carbonation with a texture developping from light and thin to light velvety. Offers a pronounced yet elegant body. Some caramelised fruit sweetness up front builds the scene for a solid yet harmonic piney, resinous, fruity hop bitterness with a pleasant astringency. Lasting sweet-bitter and dry finish. Crisp and refreshing.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Achel (306) - Ioannina, GREECE - NOV 25, 2015
Pours golden yellow, cloudy with a small white head. Aroma is overload peachy. Slid peachy, slowly building grapefruity. Bone dry bitterness. Lingering fruity and solid hoppy into a dry and bitter, yet crisp fruity finish

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ogniskowicz (559) - POLAND - NOV 5, 2015
Po prostu wyznacznik stylu West Coast. Przepyszne, diabelnie pijalne piwo !

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (8356) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2015
not sure of the age on this one. lots of malt and acramel, with ample bitterness, and some pine and herbal hops. Not bad, but not a huge fan.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hubster (49) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2015
Lidt skuffende West Cost IPA. Den mangler smag. Der er noget malt, men ikke sĺ meget humle. Jeg forstĺr ikke hvor de gode humletyper blive af. Lidt for bitter i forhold til sřdmen, og lidt alkohol i eftersmagen. (Ved ikke om jeg har fĺet et kedeligt eksemplar. Amager plejer at lave gode řl!)


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 33


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50