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Fanø Imperial X-mas Porter (Kunstner Øl No. 1)

Formerly brewed at Fanø Bryghus
Style: Imperial Porter
Nordby, Fanø, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap


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RATINGS: 182   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Fanø Kunstner Øl nr. 1, i lokal daglig tale kendt som "Johnny Madsen", er en fantastisk imperial porter, brygget med espresso, franske egeflager, Cheery-Heringer og diverse andre lækkerier. Øllen har været en kæmpe succes, og blev blandt de 5 bedste nye danske øl over 6% i Danmark brygget i år 2011.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TBone (16197) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Bottled 330ml (BB 2015, vPBF)
Dark opaque black color, good brown head. Rye bready, toasted aroma. Medium to full bodied. Toasted, licorice, cough candy flavor. Liquierish palate. Good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
laiti (8081) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
33 cl bottle @ vPBF. Batch #300 BBE 2015
Rated while listening to aitoa_menoa.avi
Aroma is sweetish with syrupy notes, raisins and some licorice. Flavour is somewhat tart with salty licorice, some coffee and hints of soy sauce. Too salty but good anyway.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lusikka (7700) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2012
330 ml bottle @ vPBF 2012.
Pours a pitch black colour with a creamy, large, beige head. High viscosity. Aroma of roasted malts, smoke and some dried fruits. Flavour of roasted malts, rye bread, soy sauce, dried fruits, cream and dark chocolate. Also quite strong bitterness. Full bodied, thick mouthfeel and a long, roasty, warming and quite heavy malty finish. A winter warmer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beer5000 (5953) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 21, 2012
330 ml bottle courtesy of Gunfryd. Pitch black body with a small but solid beige head. Aroma of dark malt, mocha, coffee and dry fruit. Flavor is sweet, dark malt, coffee, dark chocolate and a pleasant bitterness with a hint of liquorices. Fine body and good aftertaste. A really nice, tasty and balanced beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
heavy (2773) - Split, CROATIA - AUG 16, 2012
21/07 RBESG Grand Tasting, 0.33 l bottle. It poured pitch black body with smaller brownish head. Nice strong coffee, licorice and alcoholic aroma. Flavor was sweet, slightly bitter and sour, with roasted malts dominating, e.g. coffee, chocolate, licorice. Alcohol wasn’t too hidden, it was sharp, but extremely heavy body was quite successful in smoothing it. Long finish, of course, with lot of chocolate, caramel, licorice and alcohol. I liked this one very much, although it would certainly be much better aged. What a delicacy would it be!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hopscotch (10645) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - AUG 6, 2012
Bottle... This beer rocks!... Coal black ale with a mid-sized, creamy, well-tanned head that never dissipates. The nose presents luxuriant notes of fudge, espresso, chocolate creme and a gentle note of cinnamon flanked by a trace of singed marshmallow. Full-bodied and velvety with soft carbonation. The flavor displays great balance amongst all its decadence - dark chocolate and espresso really stand out. More chocolate creme and suggestions of pouch tobacco intermingled with singed marshmallow. Silky smooth with no rough edges. Finishes mildly bitter, scorched and a touch minerally. Big-time kudos go out to Plovmand for shipping this world class brew across the pond!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ej (1254) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2012
Black with a dense inch of brownish foam. Aroma is mild roasty with hints of caramel and toffee. Some nuts.. Taste is roasty with mild coffee and chocolate. Raisins and dark fruits in the back with a mild bitter finish. Very mellow and pleasant. Full body and slightly oily on the palate. Soft carbonation.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Steasy66 (1116) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 29, 2012
Cheers to Papso for this bottle. Black with dark head. Aromas of chocolate and roasted malt. Flavor follows the aroma but with strange probably woody acidity. Good carb and consistency, very nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borresteijn (6498) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 26, 2012
RBESG ’12, Bratislava. Grand Tasting at Richtar Jakub. 33cl Bottle. Black colour, beige-brown head. Aroma of hard roasted malts, chocolate, quite sweet, pipe tobacco, coffee. Flavour is sweet but smooth, creamy, chocolate, coffee, hard roasted malts, bitter roasted light hoppy finish. Fullbodied, smooth. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marko (4989) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - JUL 24, 2012
RBESG GT 2012. Poured a black body with a brown head. Raisins, ? and maltiness in the aroma. Smooth taste, raisins malty and spicey, cloves, very light yeastiness, very light... figs. I liked this a lot.

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