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Brewed by Gćđingur Brugghús
Style: English Strong Ale
Skagafirđi, Iceland

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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bjakk (282) - Skagafjordur, - DEC 11, 2012
Aroma - not much, but what is there is rich in malt with light fruit Appearance - Brownred, clear, no head Taste - Burned, light malt, the burned taste and bitterness last somewhat and intensifies Mouthfeel, light, watery, medium carbon Overall, well drinkable beel


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (14294) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 9, 2014
Bottle at Nord (inside Keflavík International Airport), 4.6% ABV
Brown color, small head. Caramel brew, off-dry, with just a hint of spices and wood; regular bitterness.
Ordinary beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5083) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 3, 2014
330ml Bottle (Micro Bar, Reykjavik) - Dark brown with red tinges. Nutty and fruity aroma with notes of raisins and chestnuts. Fruity, nutty and slightly sweet taste with cocoa, raisins, chestnuts and biscuity malt detected.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
reyman (5) - - DEC 14, 2013 does not count
Bottle. Simple beer pours dark amber with malt in aroma and taste with some raisins and dark fruit. Nice casual drinker.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hag14 (98) - Hafnarfjörđur, ICELAND - DEC 1, 2013
2013 version. small head and a surprisingly dark colour. Quite spicy, not nearly as much as Ölvisholt’s Jólabjór. Refreshing. Overall: 14/20.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
haukur (1259) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - NOV 14, 2013
2013 version. 4.5 abv. Bottled. Estery, spicy, dry with a peppery and slightly malty finish. OK.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aniela (2305) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 1, 2012
From a 33 cl bottle at home in Skövde. Dark beer with a nice beige head. Spicy, chocolate aroma with a bit licorice notes. Nice chocolate flavour mixed with some hops.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (10061) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - JAN 28, 2012
Bottle, thanks to omhper. Quite dark amber colored beer with a nice beige head. Malty, bready, spicy aroma, chocolate, milky, toffee notes, some sweet fruits. Malty chocolate flavor, cocoa powder, nice bitter hops, fruity notes. Roasted notes. Chocolate and malt finish.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Eirikur (369) - hafnarfjordur, ICELAND - JAN 20, 2012
This is an very average sample. Enjoy .

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (19192) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 28, 2011
Draught at Íslenski barinn, Reykjavík. Very dark brown, small head. Caramelly nose with some nutmegf and cardamom. Mid sweet with well rounded mouthfeel. Gently roasty with chocolate truffles and notes of coffee. Light spicy bitterness.


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