Brewed by Amager Bryghus
Style: Imperial Stout
Kastrup, Denmark
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RATINGS: 847   WEIGHTED AVG: 4   IBU: 85   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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Danish: Allerede når den hældes op i glasset, fornemmes det med det samme, at Hr. Frederiksen er en herre med både potens og stor personlighed. Begsort som Hr. Frederiksens humor er denne ”Imperial Stout” efter amerikansk forbillede med et tæt og cremet, lysebrunt skum, som efterlader pikante blonder i glasset, efterhånden som det modstræbende lægger sig. Vi indrømmer det gerne – vi er gået amok med maltene i denne øl, hele 8 forskellige har vi brugt, og det er de sorte og brændte, der giver øllet både dets farve og den nærmest ekstreme fylde – dette er nærmest et fudbyrdet måltid på flaske. Også bitterhed leverer de brændte malte sekunderet af amerikansk Centennial humle. Åh jo, Hr. Frederiksen er en oplevelse at byde op til dans, han bør dog nydes langsomt, men så kan han til gengæld også holde en hel aften, hvor man kan varme sig ved hans alkohol og udfordrende charme.
Vi har opkaldt denne øl efter en god ven uden hvis fantastiske støtte og assistance Amager Bryghus ikke var, hvor det er i dag.

English: Even when just poured into the glass, you feel straight away that Mr. Frederiksen is a master of potency and great personality. Pitch-black as Mr. Frederiksen’s humor, this American style Imperial Stout has a dense and creamy, light brown head that leaves an abundance of lacing on the glass as it reluctantly settles.
We are happy to admit that we have gone slightly berserk with malt in this beer, eight different varieties were used including black and roasted malts that give this beer its color and almost extreme density - this is almost a meal in a bottle. The bitterness is also supplied by the roasted malts backed by the American Centennial hops.
Mr. Frederiksen is an experience to be savoured he should be enjoyed slowly throughout the course of an entire evening where you can warm yourselves by his alcohol and provocative charms.
We have named this beer after a good friend without whose wonderful support and assistance Amager Brewery would not be where it is today.
Ingredients: Water, barley malt, wheat malt, oats, hops and yeast

Maris' rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Maris (1138) - Canberra, - NOV 12, 2012
From a 500ml bottle on 12/11/2012 (batch no. 413, BB 02/2017). Pours close to black with a lovely medium light tan head. Has a lovely chocolatey aroma with some woody and unusual floral notes. The flavour is sublime, with an explosion of milk chocolate, along with some caramel fudge, a with a dash of espresso, a touch of vanilla, and a hint of dark fruit. Countering is a massive roasty bitterness and big hop presence. The palate is velvety and the carbonation perhaps a shade higher than a typical for the style. Incredibly moreish and easy to drink for something that’s 10.5%. An astoundingly complex, exceptional imperial stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
scanovajr (663) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - JUL 3, 2015
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a small brown head. Aroma is heavy caramel and roasted, notes of chocolate and some hoppiness. Taste is malty with roasted notes, coffee and chocolate. Full body, very thick. Burning alcohol in the end. Great beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bule (1177) - California, USA - JUL 2, 2015
500ml bottle pours a thick black color with a bit of head. Thick malty flavor that balances nicely against the hops. A little fruity.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Madsen1635 (417) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2015
Bottle. Pitch black pour with brown head. Aroma is fresh with coffee and chocolate. Some brown sugar and hidden floral notes. Taste is very balanced and warming. Round and mild with high hidden ABV. Lots of chocolate and a fine bitterness. Low carbonation and oily texture

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wekker84 (1850) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - JUN 24, 2015
Bottle a black colored beer with a beige head aroma roasted malts spicy coffee citrus fruits and hops flavor roasted malts spicy coffee fruits dried fruits some laurel and hops

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
enmebaraggesi (4) - Chrzanów, POLAND - JUN 23, 2015 does not count
Zapach jak dla mnie dosyć mało charakterystyczny i gdzieś dopiero u spodu dochodzą czekoladki. Ciemne, nieprzejrzyste wręcz, o bardzo drobnej i trwałej pianie koloru herbatnika z perłowym szczytem. Smak porównałbym do pierwszego ugryzienia bezy, potem odczuwalna czekolada i paloność, ale na sam koniec mam wrażenie, jakbym czuł coś słonego. Nietypowe piwko.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sir__v (1031) - Lille, FRANCE - JUN 18, 2015
Bottle from dark @ Six Roses, Lille - FR. Color: deep dark black beer with no carbonation and small brown ivory head. Smell: roasted malt, chocolate, and coffee. Taste: very good palate, good roasted malt taste with coffee and dark chocolate finish. Really amazing beer!! Aftertaste: chocolate and roasted malt. Dry sensation. Very great!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlainG (1491) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 18, 2015
Une belle noire coiffée d’une mousse beige, veloutée et durable, laissant de belles fioritures sur la paroi du verre. Des arômes aussi vastes qu’étranges, qui passent par la mélasse, la vanille, le café-crème et de grains rôtis alors que parfois, ça sent le suif et le soufre. Les saveurs aussi ne sont pas des plus conventionnelles. Une texture soyeuse transporte des saveurs de fruits secs, d’oignons confits ou caramélisés, de chocolat noir, lui donnant une touche amère et acidulée où l’alcool arrive à peine à camoufler tout ça. Il est même décapant sur les bords. Appréciable malgré toutes ses contradictions (Batch 923 M.A. 12-2019) (1476-260415-110615)

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Duracell (8) - Montreal, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2015 does not count
Beautiful pitch black appearance with a nice tan lacing clinging to the glass. Chocolate coffee with some cherry notes along a hint and hoppy notes. Very smooth mouthfeel, full bodied, with a moderate to high hoppy finish. A world class brew with an intricate complexity!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NBird (502) - Perth, West Australia, AUSTRALIA - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle last night at Dutch trading co, Perth. Au. Looks.. Black, fluffy, medium tan head. Smells.. Big roasty malts, some choc and burnt dark fruit. Tastes.. Thick malts, liquorice, dark choc and then a healthy bitterness from the hops at the end. Wow

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zakoon (223) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 9, 2015
500ml bottle enjoyed @ a friends house. Pours black with a small off-white head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, liqourice, caramel and chocolate. Sweet and light bitterness. Medium bodied, smooth texture, soft carbonation. Finish is forgetable.

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