Brewed by Jopen
Style: Traditional Ale
Haarlem, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 458   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Brewed by Proef for Jopen (www.jopen.nl). Until 2006 brewed by Van Steenberge. Koyt is a dark beer with 8,5% alcohol and a warming herbal taste. The reddish-brown Koyt is the strong version of the old gruit beer. Note: this is not a kuit/kuyt!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Habanero (3569) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 25, 2008
Bottle, pours deep amber and hazy with a nice beige but short lasting head. Malty and earthy nose. Sweet, caramel, malt flavour with spices. Medium bodied. Alcohol in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
georgekappus (296) - Brookfield, Connecticut, USA - APR 18, 2008
Bottle. Pours a deep amber color. Aroma smells sweet, slightly fruity. Taste had a tinge of alcohol. Medium body palate, slightly carbonated.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thewolf (11726) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 10, 2008
Bottle, bought @ Kolding Vinhandel.
Pours ddep brown with a good, frothy/creamy yellow-beige head. Aroma is sweet and spicy. Some coriander, cinnamon, light caramel and some pepper. Rather lively mouthfeel with good creaminess. Flavour is very nice, some good spiciness, warming alcohol, caramel, cinnamon. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (13578) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 29, 2008
UPDATED: DEC 5, 2011 Bottle at Kolding ølmesse. Brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is ginger,caramel, malt, hop. Flavour is ginger, citrus , caramel, malt, hop, licorice, roasted. Nice but strange beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (16045) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 22, 2008
UPDATED: JUN 21, 2011 Bottle at Kolding Ølmesse. Pours a slightly murky brown body with a nice beige head. Caramel, fruityness and a pleasant hoppyness in the aroma. Caramel, sweetness, a little roasted maltyness and a nice bitterness in the flavor, finishing caramel-sweet and slightly alcoholic. Full, effervescent, sweetish and warming mouthfeel. Sure a beer one could drink more often. Rating: 6-4-7-4-14-3.5. 080229

Bottle, as Briels Geuzenbier. Unclear, brown body with a small, off-white head. Ginger, caramel, heather, cardamom and alcohol on the nose. It’s warming on the palate, full-bodied and sort of sticky. Caramel, roasted malts, nuts and spices in the flavor. Some alcohol flavor too, especially in the rather sweet finish. There’s also a touch of licorice. A quite nice one, I like that the spicyness isn’t dominating. 110621

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (12183) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2008
Muddy dark mahogany with a lasting beige head. Dark dried fruits and spices dominate the aroma. Heavily spiced caramel sweet flavour. Dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bullit (4307) - Burgos, SPAIN - MAR 21, 2008
Red-brown colour, tan head. Aroma is spicy and malty, with some dark fruits. Flavour is spicy as well with coriander, roasted malts. Nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (15066) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2008
30 cl bottle. Pours unclear brown with a fine creamy head & lacings. Aroma is very malty & spicy - coriander & caramel dominates the aroma. Again very aggressive herbal/coriander surrounds the tastebuds inclding liquorice.. Body is full & creamy. A bit of warmth & sweetness. Very well balanced & well made!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Skinnyviking (8188) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2008
Bottle. High creamy off-white and lasting head leaving good looking curtains. Hazy dark and fruity aroma. Strong fruity flavor with a good deal of hops bitternes, a heavy shot of coriander and notes of alcohol. Low carbonation. Long bitter sweeter aftertaste. Nice surprise.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thornecb (5116) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 25, 2008
Pours deep amber into a shaker. Offwhite head quickly recedes. Spicy caramel aromas. Very interesting spicy, sour and slightly sweet flavor which lasts through the finish.

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