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Brewed by Kinn Bryggeri
Style: Brown Ale
Florø, Norway

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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Julefred er eit mørkt koparfarga øl i skotsk stil. Ølet har moderate mengder humle for å gje rom for ein rik maltsmak med karamell og litt rosintonar. Det er bryggja spesielt med tanke på salta og tørka julemat, men høver óg som sjelevarmar for ein frossen skrott.

Julefred er korkje pasteurisert eller filtrert og har difor gjærrestar på botnen. Bør lagrast ståande og serverast ved 10-12 grader C. Lat gjæra bli att på flaska.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsga (6323) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 3, 2011
Gusher. Huge beige head. Hazy reddish amber body with strong carbonation and small floaties. Earthy spicy aroma is sort of flat. Dry-sweetish roasty earthy chocolatey taste with fruity resiny notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, faintly oily mouthfeel. Dry roasty nutty spicy aftertaste with earthy chocolate notes and faint mealy coffee grounds. Nice, but unspectacular. (0.75l bottle, Fenaknoken, Oslo. Batch #42.)

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Geokkjer (6016) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 11, 2011
Bottle.Pours dark amber with a beige head.Aroma is hay, toasted malt, grains and caramel.Flavor is somewhat sweet with some malt, toasted, hay, grains and caramel.Medium body, average carbonation.Nice flavorfull beer.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (4927) - Halden, NORWAY - MAR 9, 2012
Hazy brown with a subtle red colour. Tan head. Malt and yeast in the nose. A mild sweetness in the flavour. Some caramel and light chocolate and roasted.
Bottle from Jacobs på Holtet in Oslo, Norway

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Simonsen (726) - NORWAY - NOV 30, 2012
Flaske fått igave. Karamellfarget, smaker karamell,malt,gjær,antydning til rosin eller noe annet mørk frukt. Lite humle/bitterhet

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20946) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAR 21, 2013
Bottled (shared by omhper, thanks!). Amber colour, small off-white fluffy/bubbly head. Aroma is fruity, a bit wooden, resiny and sappy with quite strong caramel notes. Flavour is wooden, mildly toasted toffee, some caramel and a bit fruity as well. Pleasantly bitter flavour.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
jikvig (269) - NORWAY - DEC 11, 2010
Aroma; Some chocolate, coffee, also some christmas spices; cinnamon and allspice Flavour; Same as the nose, but not that focused.. Focus on the cinnomon/coffee notes. Really like the carbonation aswell Summary; I like it, I just wish there was more! I guess the 6,3% version got more kick to it. A good beer, non the less!

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
ClubGonzo (4236) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 9, 2011
On cask tap @ Nabokjelleren, Bergen. Slightly hazy copper body with medium, enduring off-white head. Nose is roasted malts with hints of hazelnuts and caramel. Taste is sweet caramel malts with some roastiness. Very low carbonation, even for a cask tap. Some floral hints in the aftertaste. An OK Xmas ale, but not too impressive.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2011

Bottle 750ml.

Unclear medium red orange color with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, malty, wood - tobacco, light leather. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110129]

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19974) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 18, 2013
Bottled, thanks KnutAlbert! Hazy brownish amber, small head. Mild roasty nose, Dry with clean mouthfeel and light body. Nutty with some grass and caramel. Low bitterness, Well balanced.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gorm (1464) - Sandnes, NORWAY - SEP 18, 2013
Kobberfarvet med lys gyllent skum. Lukt av malt og karamell. Smak av malt karamell. Ølutsalg.


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