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Kinhem Hermelijn

Brouwerij Kinhem
Brewed at Bierbrouwerij Volendam

Style: Belgian Ale
Haarlem, Netherlands


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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   IBU: 19   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Blond, top-fermented with a mild flavour and easy finish. Great to try, to enjoy on a terrace or to accompany your meal. Delicate balance between fruity, honey and the three types of hop that give Hermelijn character.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
caesar (5119) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 1, 2014
Bottled from Speciaalbierpakket.nl, BB 07/2015, large sample, tried to serve in a trappist glass but hopelessly failing cause it gushed onto the ceiling. Thanks Kinhem with your above average bottling sugar. Hazy to cloudy yellow to golden color, huge rocky slight off-white head, leaving some soapy lacing. Aroma of sweet honey, slight spicy and soapy hops, obvious coriander (which could also cause the soapy notes), slight signs of oxidation. Its not really that bad actually. Bit sweet in taste, medium bitter. Finishes with quite a lot of spicy bitterness and dryness. Honey and coriander fighting, hops not really present. Medium bodied, meduim carbonation (despite the gushing). Slightly out of balance and a bit too much spice and dry. -0.3 for the annoying gushing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (4337) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 10, 2014
Bottle from ABC Beers, Den Haag. Poured a hazy light amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is yeast, sweet malt orange honey. The flavour is medium bitter sweet with a rich yeast sweet honey palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Delivered directly from the bees!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (3286) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 10, 2014
Poured a murky medium amber with a frothy off white head. Aroma of honey sweetness and caramel malt. Medium body, flavour is sweet and buttery, toffee, sweet berries.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (10552) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 3, 2014
Bottle. Golden colour with a white head. Aroma is yeast, citrus, malt. Flavour is yeast, citrus, malt, hop, sugar. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 26, 2014

Bottle 330ml.

[ As Kinhem Hermelijn ].
Clear medium yellow color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, moderate yeasty, baking yeast, sewer - vomit. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average duration, sewer, sweet malt and yeast. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20140117]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dedollewaitor (13913) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle @ First Semester Ulfborg, 2014. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Yeast, baking yeast, pepper and phenolic rubber. Overcarbonated.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Christian (11119) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2014
Vestjysk Vinter Vanvid januar 2014. Cloudy yellow with a lasting white head. Yeasty and phenolic aroma. Dry, yeasty flavour with strong phenolics.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
yngwie (13555) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle. An unclear, golden beer with a dense, off-white head of moderate size. It’s lighlty chalky on the nose, with fruityness and some malty sugary notes. It’s chalky and lightly yeasty in the mouth too, with a pleasant carbonation level. Medium body. Citrus peel and some bitterness in the flavor, both initially and in the end. Not very good this one. 140117

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Meilby (7609) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle 330ml @ fonefan
Pours slightly hazy golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, yeast, citrus and dried fruits. Taste is light sweet and light bitter. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rasmus40 (11199) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy yellow with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, heavy yeasty and spicy. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. High carbonation. 170114

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