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HaandBryggeriet Nissefar Fatlagret

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Brewed by HaandBryggeriet (Norway)
Style: Old Ale
Drammen, Norway

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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Nissefar aged in Akevitt barrels.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geiserich (3904) - Linz, AUSTRIA - DEC 10, 2015
Bottle at Linz RB Tasting: Very dark brown colour, brownish head. Aroma with malt, sugar, soy sauce, molasses, some roastiness. Flavour is malty, medium sweet, candies, dark dried fruits, molasses, light alcoholic.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Saeglopur (1434) - Vienna Woods, AUSTRIA - DEC 6, 2015
500 ml bottle shared by Werckmeister, thanks!
Dark brown body, with a medium, creamy, lacing, beige head.
Aroma of chocolate, caramel, cocoa, some smoke, dark fruits, some soy sauce.
Taste follows this pretty much.
Medium, oily mouthfeel, with a soft carbonation.
Finishes roasty, dry, a bit sweet, a bit wooden, with some alcohol warmth.

Very nice. Straight and very well balanced, with a pleasant dryness. Really enjoyable style example, although not among my favourite ones.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sebilinz (1364) - Linz, AUSTRIA - DEC 6, 2015
Bottle. Bottle dark brown body with white head. Aroma is roasted malts with nice dried fruits and hints coffee. Taste is alcohol with dark roasted malts and coffee. Aftertaste is nice balanced between roasted malts bitterness and some malty sweetness with alcohol.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Werckmeister (1546) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - DEC 6, 2015
0,5l bottle shared by ME at Linz RB Tasting. Vintage 2013. Bottled 06.04.2013. BB 06.04.2016. almost black color, small tan head. smells of sherry, spices, herbs, nettle, light glueish, light sweetness, dried fruits, earthy. like the smell. full body, light carbonation, slick mouthfeel. tastes of spices, earthy, dried fruits, sherry, berries, some roast, creamy, a bit glueish. finishes with dried fruits, light alcohol and spices. nice beer, not totally convinced by the finish (a bit astringent dry / bitter), but overall nice stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Inbreak (3562) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - NOV 26, 2015
24.11.2015, 0,5l bottle shared with friends @ Apollon:
Tiny shortlasting head. Aroma is slightly sour-ish sweet, raisins, dark malts, dark sugar, alcohol, licorice, grass, oak, spices. Taste is slightly dry, oak, alcohol, spices, dark malts, dark sugar, raisins, licorice, burnt caramel, grass. Medium bitterness, slightly sour-ish dry mouthfeel. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aleksander9 (1054) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 22, 2015
-craft cinema, smelteverket- akevitt, vanilla, spice and bourbon. Sweet, spicy, complex and absinth finish. Overall: a little rough, but cool.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bergstaden (1954) - Røros, NORWAY - NOV 21, 2015
Dark amber with off white head - Sweet malt and wood aroma - Good malt body that has some wood and alcohol notes - Teh sweet malt goes into the finish - This was real good

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GlasgowTAD (945) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 20, 2015
Pours opaque brown-black with a large, consistent, brown head which recedes to a foamy layer. Aroma smacks the receptors as soon as the bottle is opened; raisins, dates, leather, christmas pudding and oak. Taste is similar - fruity, sweet christmas cake, sweet caramel, slight acidic cranberries/redcurrants, akvavit heat, slightly herbal/medicinal. Full bodied. 2013 bottle.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Finn (5563) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 3, 2015
Fra flaske på Haand Ølfestival 30 Mai 15. Delt med Rune. Dyp brunsvart. Lavt skum. Bra aroma. Mest røstet malt men også syrlig frukt. Smaken tørket frukt og hint av eik. God fylde. Dette er en forbedring av et allerede utmerket øl!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daje (2819) - NORWAY - OCT 28, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown body with a lively beige head. Roasty aroma with chocolate, oak, dark fruit. Taste is mild spicy with toffee and wood, slightly alcoholic, sweet palate with a roast and oak finish. Decent stuff.


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