HB Bryg (formerly: Holbæk Bryg)
Formerly brewed at Gourmetbryggeriet (Harboe)

Style: Stout
Holbæk, Denmark


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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Danish: En blød rund stout, der bør nydes når du har mest brug for afslapning. I smagen er der noter af kaffe, chokolade, vanilje & med en dejlig eftersmag af en god Bourbon Whiskey

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christian (12885) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2010
Brown with a small tan head. Light dark malt aroma of toast and chocolate and a hint of spice. Roasted malty flavour with some fruit and licorice. Could use a bit more body, and the bourbon was not detected

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (11932) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2010
bottle @ ekstra bladet juleølssmaging clear brown, smooth light brown head. faint aroma of dry dark roasted malts, pretty faint aroma, roasted notes. flavor is roasted grains, caramel, brown sugar, very very faint note of bourbon.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jesperhammer (4186) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2010
20-NOV-2010, bottle @Ekstrabladets Julebrygssmagning. Dark brown, light brown head. Weak roasted nose. Barrels are there but are not in your face. Thin but fine roasted aftertaste with a little whiskey in it. Not like many barrel aged stouts. This is a little sweet adding to a otherwise thin body. Best Holbæk so far. Oh, and they served roasted almonds that had soaked in this beer. They were even better than the beer:-)

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nnudd (69) - Helsinge, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2010
Bottle@home.Pours clear, dark brown with a thin brown head. Aroma is lightly roasted malt, a hint of chocolate - but also this note of mass produced beer-aroma? Flavour is sweet, dark and some roasted notes too. Ends with a mild alcohol, wiskey note. Body is light to medium, thin texture and a average carbonation. Goes well with a homebaked bananacake, with a thick dark chocolate cover.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (40454) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 4, 2010
50 cL bottle, Holbæk WhiskeyStout label underneath the new label - quite likely the same brew.. Pours dark brown and with a dense chocolate brown head. Soft chocolate and smooth roasted malt aroma. Flavour is rather sweet. Has a nice caramel and chocolate flavour with a mild alcohol edge. Ends smooth and with a mild whiskey note lingering. Nice and smooth brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (44144) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2010

Bottle 500ml.

Clear dark red brown color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted,cold coffee, dusty, wood notes. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration,chocolate, bourbon notes. Body is medium to light, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20101013]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thewolf (12081) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 23, 2010
Bottle. [thanks Feldthaus]
Pours dark brown with a small, creamy, beige film head. Aroma is very sweet, some vanilla, light milky chocolate and mild roasted. Medium carbonation, fine creamy and okay palate. Flavour is sweet, malty, mild roasted, some vanilla, only a hint of oak, light smoky. Okay, but doesn’t feel too coherent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (4439) - Holbæk, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2010
Bottle at DØE medlemsmøde. Brown with a creamy beige head. Aroma moderate to heavy malty (roasted, notes of licorice andvanilla, some wood). Flavor moderate to heavy sweet, light bitter. Medium body. Not in balance, the bourbon/wood/alcohol notes are for themselves.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (15150) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2010
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Dark brown - offwhite head. Sweetness, roasted, chocolate, bourbon, cocoa, light hoppy, wooden, high malty. OK.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 25, 2010
Bottle at papsø. Clear dark brown coloured with a medium sized off-white head. Sweet and roasted aroma of dark chocolate and nuts with notes of whisky. Sweet and roasted flavour of dark chocolate with notes of whisky. Roasted finish.

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