Brewed by Birrificio Italiano
Style: Schwarzbier
Lurago Marinone (CO), Italy


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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Initially presented as Nigra 3.0, renamed as Nigredo in June 2013.
Bottom fermented, hopped with German hops used in typical Dark IPA quantity.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sebletitje (7801) - Enghien, BELGIUM - APR 2, 2014
Bouteille 37.5cl split 5 ways with the Unper100 crew, Fiera Forli beerfest pre-tasting as BRQ NI#9. Brune, col beige léger. Arôme est malté typiquement allemand, léger en terme de houblon. Palais est malté sur un léger grillé, note de café avec une levure rappelant ce caractère allemand. Petit fini aigrelet et moyennement épicé. Retrouve des houblons nobles allemands. En poussant un peu on peut capter ce petit caramel allemand typique.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
paologalloni (157) - ITALY - MAR 26, 2014
Aromi particolari tipici de luppoli tedeschi con in più la fragranza dei luppoli tostati nobili. Profumi erbacei di terra e di salvia Sapori bilanciato tra secchezza e dolci dei malti Watery è molto beverina

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
solidfunk (5312) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Decent beer for style. Some pronounced roast malt here, though the overall palate is a little watery. Pours black with ok head and lacing. Light taste of booze. Finishes a little crisp with light bitterness. Tap at Boundary Road.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (13539) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 18, 2014
Dark brown, woody, hops...nice aroma. Bitter, crackery, balanced hops, toast, has good balance. Not a hop blast, but a good, balanced variant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerman6686 (5344) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 18, 2014
This one poured a darker brown with a beige head. Aroma was of toasted malt, light chocolate, and german hops, Flavor was mainly caramel, toffee, achalky and light roast and herbal hops/.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bytemesis (4658) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 13, 2014
Tap. Pours clear black with a large creamy brown head that sticks around and laces well. Aroma is smoky, grassy/herbal, roasty malts. Flavor follows, light sweet, smoky and roasty. Floral/herbal notes and light associated bitterness. Fairly light body, quite drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TommyFi (109) - Firenze, ITALY - MAR 10, 2014
Una bella dark lager. Di colore granato scuro, quasi nera con una buona schiuma pannosa. Al naso gli odori erbacei del luppolo tostato le conferiscono un odore alternativo alle sorelle Black ipa, forse più intrigante, anche se può apparire come una trovata commerciale. In bocca la tostatura dei malti si sposa bene con il floreale e l’erbaceo del luppolo che comunque gioca un ruolo di primo piano. Il fatto che sia una bassa fermentazione le conferisce a mio parere quel tocco di secchezza in più che aiuta facendo in modo che non risulti alla lunga stancante.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Buongiorgio00 (933) - - MAR 8, 2014
Un’ottima "black lager", ben luppolata, discretamente amara e godibilissima in tutta il suo germanico carattere! Gusto ricco di note di caramello e leggere di nocciola. Buona!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jonas (6104) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - FEB 23, 2014
Bottle. Herbal roasted aroma. Chestnut colour, offwhite cream. Dark roast, light caramel, herbal hoppiness, aromatic finish. Medium light dry body, sparkly mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
GT2 (9361) - San Diego County, California, USA - FEB 13, 2014
> An incredible Black IPA...er...IPL

[ Tap ][ ChurchKey ][ 4oz ][ Mini Snifter ][ Free ][ 2/12/14 ]
>> Holy **** appearance of God, extremely overcarbonated but generating an insane creamy head with retention and lacing of Zeus. Clear deep brown color. Nose is fantastic smoke, lavender, fresh herbs, assertive Black IPA style. Taste is salt, fluffy, aerated, buoyant, never thin, Black IPA bitterness and savoriness. Extremely drinkable. Shocked.

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