Brewed at Ørbæk Bryggeri

Style: Brown Ale
Hobro, Denmark


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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Danish: En humlet brown ale med en fyldig smag af karamel og chokolade balanceres af citruspræget humlet. Lang eftersmag og behagelig bitterhed gør øllet meget velgenet til stegt kød.

sfhodense's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sfhodense (4789) - Odense NØ, - JAN 14, 2013
Pours copper with a beige head. Aroma is malt, caramel, citrus and grapefruit. Flavour is malt, caramel, citrus, grapefruit and light peach.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
TorbenJensen (1435) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 28, 2015
Serious and persistent foam. The aroma is very enticing aroma hops with citrus touch and light chocolate notes. Taste-wise you have to be a little quick with the taste to capture the underlying flavor notes. It is very intrusive with its citrus hops, and only later in its taste course you sense a lovely caramel malt and a little taste of dark sweet chocolate. But it is its hopping that you will remember. Type wise is the misguided as brown ale, but the label promises a hoppy brown, so it apologize to my mind that it might not hold quite what one expects from a brown ale. I think it is right on the edge of what a beer enthusiast like, then I will be glad to read others’ reviews of this somewhat special brown ale. I think it is excellent, but personally I am inclined probably best for a sweet malt heavy brown ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Taboada (730) - Compostela (Galiza), - APR 6, 2015
500 mml bottle tasted on the 05/04/2015. Hazy brown colour with a foamy beige head. Aroma of malts, sugar, caramel and some chocolate. Taste is malty and sweet with presence of chocolate and caramel. Medium body and carbonation. Presence of some licorice in the aftertaste. Next one please!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (16315) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle. An unclear, brown beer topped by a dense, two-finger beige head. There’s a nice grassy, piney hoppyness in the aroma, with a light roasted maltyness. Roasted, grassy and piney flavor with some bitterness. Medium to full body, a bit too carbonated I think. Baking chocolate and some roasted malt in the quite hopppy finish. Well, it’s a decent beer, but it’s far from impressive anyway. 130607

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
lord_zer0 (38) - Cáceres, SPAIN - DEC 10, 2013
Botella 50cl comprada en Cervezeres, Cáceres. Espuma muy abundante, cuerpo ligero y aroma medio. Color marrón intenso. Esta cerveza entra muy bien y está muy rica, muy correcta dentro del estilo.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
NosirIwont (2264) - Frederikssund, DENMARK - NOV 6, 2013
Bottle. 5.0%. Best before 18.03.14. Pours a cloudy to murky amber/light brown with a fluffy light tan head. Great lacing. If not for the murky colour, this would be a 5. Citrus and pine hop aroma, a bit candy-like and with a light old hops cheese note; increasing as it warms. Warming also brings out a light malt note, mucking about in the background. Flavour is sweetish and hoppy. Light cardboard note as it warms. Bitter hop finish, lingering light bitter malt note, which takes on a fledgling liquorice note as it warms. Grassy note as well. Palate feels a bit thin and metallic, and there’s too much carbonation for comfort. Overall okay, but the bitterness feels a bit unbalanced, the old hops cheese note is misplaced, and the palate could be better. Also, not very brown ale-like; too much citrus and pine hops and too little malt for the style ...not to mention the name. Fortunately I like a hop profile better than a malt one. 07.11.13.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lowenbrau (2967) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 24, 2013
500ml bottle. Courtesy of Andrés Lúpulo. Malty,caramel, some chocolate aromas. Pours murky brown, with nice off white head. Low carbonation, oily texture. Taste is malty, caramel, some chocolate. Balanced and smooth.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (13850) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 25, 2013
Bottle. Amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is grass, malt, hop, pine, caramel. Flavour is grass, malt, caramel, hop, pine, chocolate. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Meilby (10584) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle 500ml @ Geokkjer
Pours slightly hazy brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, chocolate and grass. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter. Body is medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (7238) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2013
Bottle. Pours cloudy amber with a big grey head. Aroma of peach, mint , citrus, grains and caramel. Flavor is sweet and floral with some citrus, grains and caramel. Medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
PapaVillum (826) - Valby, DENMARK - JUN 4, 2013
50 cl flaske, 5 %, 4. juni 2013. Mørk brun uklar øl møder én med tykt beige skum, som falder nogle cm efter et par minutter. Duftaroma af chokolade og brændte malte; efter nogen tid i glasset kommer en en duft præget af citrus. En rund bitterhed i smagspaletten med lette syrlige noter. Bitterheden præger eftersmagen. En udmærket Brown Ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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