Brewed by Brauerei Gusswerk
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Hof bei Salzburg, Austria
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   IBU: 56   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
Gusswerk Nicobar IPA is inspired by the journeys of Austrian ships sailing from Trieste to the Nicobar Islands. They were carrying a special brew destined for the only Austrian colony in the Indian Ocean, established in the reign of Her Majesty Empress Maria Theresia of Austria. Ingredients: water, organic barley malt, organic hops (Hallertau Tradition, Simcoe, Citra, Cascade), yeast.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
_Mitch_ (5) - - FEB 24, 2015 does not count
Found some bottles in Vienna, at Julius Meinl am Graben. A very nice, thick and creamy foam. Made with Hallertau, Simcoe, Citra & Cascade. Good ballance of the Hops. This beer is underrated here.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
16erBlech (396) - Burgenland, AUSTRIA - AUG 8, 2015
0,33l bottle from beerbottle.eu. Again a very decent IPA with all trademarks of this style. I am wondering if the story behind is true. A true Austrian IPA? A nice thought! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
homawaye (39) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - FEB 27, 2013
Coming from Gusswerk Microbrewery in Salzburg. Not too hoppy (for an IPA), but nice Malt-body. Very good drinkability, probably one of the best IPAs in Austria.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrockSamson142 (2) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - MAR 5, 2015 does not count
Bottle at barrel fever in Villach. Pours amber with nice, but quickly dissipating head. Citrus and caramel notes, with just a hint of tobacco sharpness. Mouthfeel is clean and full. Grapefruit produced from well balanced hops leaves a nice aftertaste, good bitterness. Really nice and intricate lacing. Inspired by the original Austrian take on ipa shipped to Nicobar, does not disappoint and is underrated here.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
colui72 (619) - HONG KONG - FEB 15, 2016
Hazy orange with a huge head. Aroma is classic IPA (peach, apricot). Taste is a nice fruity bite, hops and some yeasty Efewizen hints. Lovely.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
michneuge (13) - - JUN 6, 2016
Dark orange. Smell fron peach and apricot. Sweet and smooth. For an ipa not to bitter. Top!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Obier (47) - Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - SEP 2, 2013
Braun mit leichtem Roteinschlag, hellbrauner Schaum mittlerer Stabilität. Leicht im antrunk, angenehm orangegelb Hopfen im Mittelteil, leicht herb im Abgang. Lecker ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrDrood (37) - GERMANY - JAN 20, 2015
Beim Einschenken bildet sich eine schöne stabile Schaumkrone auf rötlich, kupferfarbenem Bier. Süßlich malziger Duft mit leichten Fruchtnoten. Im Antrunk süßlich-herb, malzig mit etwas Zitrus. Erfrischendes Bier mit schönem Körper.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hrabren (785) - Zagreb, CROATIA - FEB 20, 2014
Bottle 0.33 from Julius Meinl, Vienna. Red copper murky color, off-white frothy short lasting head. Strong aroma of hops and spices, some alkohol notes, red fruits. Tastes bitter, but pleasant, could be even more bitter. Full body, medium carbonation, nice aftertaste. Nothing wrong with this IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gurthnar (4789) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 19, 2014
Tap at 5. Wiener Bierfest. Herbal, grassy aroma. Clear amber to orange colour. Taste is mostly fruity, citrusy, orange.

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