Brewed by Le Baladin
Style: Traditional Ale
Piozzo, Italy


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RATINGS: 418   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Made with kamut grain from Egypt, flavoured with ginger and myrrh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jorn69 (1566) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - OCT 22, 2014
@ Havregatan 141022. Bottle (750 ml) from Systembolaget (80:-). Spicy and sweet malty with yeasty and fruity notes, quite sweet, medium body with a watery to oily texture. The finish is dry, sweet and spicy. Quite odd, but I like it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
eduardovl (1041) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 1, 2014 750ml bottle poured in a chalice. Excellent beer, despite of the hype around Baladin. This first experience with Nora specimen was quite a surprise. Curious to drink the Super and the Xyauyù... (next reviews :)) A: First of all, the bottle art: Beautiful. A beer with such a "visual" cannot be a bad one... Pours an orange color with a fluffy and bubbled white head which does not remains for long and disappears leaving no lacings... Many particles floating around S: Once opened, it spreads a nice perfume of herbs... Licorice, ginger, coriander(?), honey, etc. The spices blend quite well with the malts. Earthy yeasts tone can also be felt. Sweet: First impression is of a Belgium Saison T: Sweet malts, honey and spices. Licorice is a must. Very herbal as the nose. Earthy. Very Complex. Good blend with the malt taste. Very light bitterness (by the style, I guess). No alcohol felt M: Medium to heavy body. Very molasses (heavy mouth sensation). Good carbonation. Liquor sensation D: High. Delicate and well done. It brings good reputation to the new generation of Italian beers... :) [ BA Review @ 9/19/2010 ]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
drpimento (2421) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 1, 2014
Interesting beer although according to its commercial description I have no idea what Myrrh represents. Aroma's heavy grain and malt. Poured with a modest off-white, Long lasting head, almost no lace and a hazy/cloudy amber color. flavors like aroma again heavy on the grain and just enough carbonic tang to balance, a smidgen of bitter. Excellent body. For me not really a session beer but certainly is an interesting beer to try. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Silvan7 (823) - Samarate, ITALY - SEP 18, 2014
Bottle @ home. Ambbrata, velata con schiuma beige non molto fine poco persistente.aroma intenso, agrumato , scorza d’arancia, speziato, zenzero, malto e lievito belga anche presenti. Qualche nota di caramello e alcool. Gusto dolce abboccato, fruttato agrumato in primis, ma anche lo zenzero è ben avvertibile. Poco amara, decisamente maltata. Calda, più di quanto l’ABV farebbe supporre. Abbastanza rotonda, equilibrata ed armonica.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kidmartinek (3741) - austin, Texas, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Oh, this is very good. the color, unimportant is hazed yellow with an orange tint. I cant believe this is Italian. The head is not there but it doesn’t matter. The aroma is old wood and spices, perhaps that’s the myrhh. Theres tons of sediment in the bottom of the glass. its woodsy. Its spicy, Its woodsy< earthy and delicious. Cheers Italy!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dexcansino (479) - Andalucía, SPAIN - AUG 15, 2014
Cerveza de color ambarino. Olor floral y especiado. Sabor malteado, con alguna especia que no sé identificar. Pero está muy rica, y con un gran cuerpo equilibrado y muy redonda.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Nordcore (1115) - Lyngen alps, NORWAY - AUG 10, 2014
Bottle 75 cl. Amber, cloudy with a nice creamy white head. Aroma of fruits, spices and malt. Light bittersweet with a dry, malt and spices end.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Andresvendsen (199) - - AUG 2, 2014
En helt okej bira. Ett plus för den snygga flaskan och att det är en italiensk öl ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
angel77 (1283) - oviedo, SPAIN - JUL 26, 2014
Caña en el lúpulo el 26-07-2014. sabores y aromas de maltas tostadas con bastante especia, ligera y fácil de beber, bien equilibrada. Para repetir.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ST247 (448) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUL 11, 2014
On tap @Baladin Milan. Pours amber with off-white head. Aroma is sweet, herbal, little ginger. Taste is sweet, caramel, herbal, bit fruity, ginger. Medium body, low carbonation.

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