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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
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This is the 3rd. Collaboration Brew from this year’s European Tour Series, and was developed with Amager Brewery in Copenhagen, Denmark. At 7.8% abv, it is rich, hoppy and balanced. Frog Hops is made with an abundance of English and German malts, including the super-tasty German chocolate malt! And it is hopped with select American hops, including dry-hopping. Check-out the video of us brewing FROG HOPS at Amager Bryghus in Copenhagen, at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4sWtCzOaWI


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (6609) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 30, 2013
22 oz. bottle via local trade. Pours a deep opaque brown with no head. The German chocolate malt provides a deep cocoa character throughout, with some bitter dark chocolate quality as well, earthy hops, and a burnt wheat note. Medium-bodied, with moderate carbonation and a bitter mouthfeel. Not a whole lot to it, and a surprising amount of bitterness. Not really my kind of imperial stout. A little disappointing.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (3471) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - SEP 29, 2013
pours black, small white foam . burnt malts. heavy taste, roasted malts. not too much chocolate though ...

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GothGargoyle (1313) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 29, 2013
Bottle share at Borefts 2013 - thanks! Black with a small beige head. Aroma is chocolate, fresh mint, orange blossom, dark fruit. Slightly oily mouthfeel, medium bodied, sweet on the palate with a subtle earthy bitterness on the finish. Taste is chocolate, candied orange peel, roasted malts.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Countbeer (4548) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - SEP 22, 2013
Bottle: Served in a Chouffe glass: Motoroil pour. Medium sized brown foamy head on top of a pitch black colored beer. Aromas of hops, some flowers snd citris, roast, liquorice wood, some mocha, some coffee and some slight hints of chocolate. Flavours of roast, malts, wheat, chalk, bitters, coffee, some chocolate, a hint of liquorice, some raisin, liquor tints, cookies, grain roast and spices. Aftertaste has roast, chocolate, coffee, cookies, bitter and malt roast with a light dry touch. Low carbo, creamy smooth mouthfeel, full bodied and a creamy texture.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Balazs (787) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - SEP 20, 2013
Poured like rock oil with a small but creamy beige head. Aroma and taste of dark chocolate and cocoa, some lurking bananas and lactic acid, burnt wood and roasted grains. Dry aftertaste.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
armando629 (2415) - Budapest, HUNGARY - SEP 18, 2013
0,65 l bomber, courtesy of Balazs, bought at DeMolen.
Another craziness from two unbelievable craft breweries...Poured like rock oil with a small but creamy beige head. Aroma and taste of dark chocolate and cocoa, some lurking bananas and lactic acid, burnt wood and roasted grains. Dry aftertaste. Yumm!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
_angst_ (2854) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2013
Bomber bought @ Olbutikken after Emma requested something with chocolate. Pours oily pitch black with a small dark mocha head that quickly dissipates while leaving a small trace on the glass. Smell is slightly sweet and malty with roasted malts, moist wood, bitter chocolate, dark roast coffee, pine needles, resin, burnt cookies, crackers, salty licorice candy and caramel. Taste is tiny sweet, very bitter and malty with roasted malts, caramel, burnt cookies, resin, pine cones, grapefruit rinds, crackers, bitter chocolate, dark roast coffee, sweet licorice candy, moist soil and moist wood. Mouthfeel is tiny round, creamy, astringent and medium bodied. Finish is bitter and malty with roasted malts, caramel, burnt cookies, bitter chocolate, dark roast coffee, resin and moist wood. Quite good but not entirely there…

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
JStax (3103) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - AUG 5, 2013
22 ounce bottle poured into my Hoppin frog snifter. Pours a thick, viscous black with a dark khaki colored head of foam in a ring around the edge of the glass. The aroma has a musky licorice and bitter dark chocolate with hints at fresh fennel and earthy hops. Taste is more licorice and fennel. Musky dryness that dominates the finish and drags is out to make this one to savor. Thicker mouthfeel, but not quite as robust as some imperial stouts can get.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jesperhammer (2937) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2013
22-JUL-2013, bottle @home, from Řlbutikken. Black with lasting, lacing, brown head. Roasted with coffee and chocolate. Loads of hops. Taset the same with a minty note as well. Grape fruit, pine. Very creamy, medium carbonation. Not a huge monster of an Imperial Stout but a very smooth and delicious one.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
jsquire (3505) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Very dark beer with a foamy brown head. Rich chocolaty nose and a nice soft mouthfeel. The flavors include lots of chocolate, brown sugar, toasted white bread, roasted grains and a raw green hop pellet hint. Very flavorful Impy Stout softened nicely by the wheat.


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