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RATINGS: 410   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Huvila Arctic Circle Ale is a chestnut coloured ale with a malty/fruity odour. It tastes of dark fruits and caramel malts and finishes off with a nice bitter hop tail. It is brewed with both juniper twigs and a large dose of Finnish attitude. It is available on tap an in bottles in bars and restaurants across Finland. The beer has also featured among the seasonal Christmas beers at Alko, the Finnish monopoly retail distributor of beers with more than 4.7% Alc. Arctic Circle Ale is also imported into the US through Shelton Brothers.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cenzura (554) - Warsaw, POLAND - APR 17, 2016
Aroma: juniper, alcohol, dark bread, dark fruits and light caramel. Taste: dark bread, nice bitterness, caramel, juniper, raisins. Small head, average lacing and medium carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
PabloZibi (21) - Radom, POLAND - APR 14, 2016
Tried on Warsaw beer festival (4th edition) as sahti. Medium aroma with juniper. Fine appearance but without head. Good taste but alcohol is a little too much noticable. Good bitterness. Nice aftertaste with some chocolate notes. Well, such a nice beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (8293) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 20, 2016
Tap@Taphouse, Copenhagen - fuzzy amber pour with off-white head. Sweet bready toasted malty, some caramel, light spices, prominent juniper coming through, interesting brew.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AnG_BrgNor (505) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 19, 2016
Dark copper with small short lasting head. The first sippers were very weird, but then it got bether and bether. Aroma of alcohol and juniper. Taste is juniper, alcohol, roasted and spices. Very well balanced.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisko82 (647) - Warszawa, POLAND - MAR 14, 2016
Piwo miedziane nieklarowne. Piana, drobnopęcherzykowa, ładna, dość trwała, bardzo ładnie lepi szkło. W aromacie słodko, karmel, chleb, owoce. trochę ziół. W smaku podobnie dużo słodyczy, owoce, chleb. Goryczka średnia. Pełne. Fajnie zbalansowane. Wysycenie średnie do niskiego.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cokolwiek11 (367) - POLAND - FEB 23, 2016
Dark copper beer with low but little- bubbled head that stays very long with nice lacing on the glass. Complex aroma with malts (biscuits, dark caramel), fruit esters, hint of juniper and hint of hop. Taste: medium sweet, medium to high bitter, dark caramel, biscuit on front, some juniper, than hoppy finish. Palate: low to medium saturation, pretty full, oily beer. Gets smooth when it warms up. Overall: very nice, complex beer, have notes from quite a few styles like old ale, belgian dark ale, scottisch export etc.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Manslow (1103) - Warsaw, POLAND - FEB 18, 2016
Butelka 0,5l kolor miedziany, piana średnia zastawia ładne ślady na szkle.Aromat karmelu i cytrusów, smak słodowy, owocowy lekko słodki, średnia goryczka, dobre piwo

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frothmeister (726) - Ontario, CANADA - FEB 17, 2016
500ml bottle. In the cellar for about a year. Pours a clear dark copper with a tan head. On the nose burnt sugar, light earthiness, light molasses, herbal lozenges, and a light woody note. Taste wise, lightly sweet with brown sugar notes, light pine, and light molasses that heads into more of the same with a tinge of slightly bitter dark coffee, and some woody notes / pot (yup pot) in the bitter finish. It’s solid. I would buy it again.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
scirtes (431) - POLAND - FEB 12, 2016
Bottle, bb 25.11.2017. Pours dark coppery, clear, with small, off-white head. Fruity aromas, taste is lightly bitter, with resinous aftertaste. Slightly sweet. Quite complex and interesting.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
mjik83 (1330) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - FEB 11, 2016
50cl flesje via Het Bierhuis, Breda Alcoholpercentage van 7,3% Uitgeschonken in Grimbergen glas Uiterlijk: donkerbruin met redelijke schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: gebrande mouten, koffie, caramel, straffe bitterheid, licht bloemhoppig Conclusie: lekker biertje, volle smaken ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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