Kissmeyer Beer
Brewed at Ørbæk Bryggeri

Style: American Pale Ale
Charlottenlund, Denmark


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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Editor’s note: Previously called ’Kissmeyer West Coast Pale Ale’

English: Dry, crisp, medium malty body, medium smooth bitternes, big, fruity hop aroma and flavour. Think a bolder and more aromatic version of Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.

(13.3 % P, 6.0 % ABV, 35 IBU, Colour 20 – 25 EBC).

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamChandler (3920) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - APR 23, 2012
Thanks Wally for bringing this one out. Expiration date was first week in April. We opened it April 22nd. Poured into a Hill Farmstead Glass

A - Half-Finger yellow and creamy head. Light orange beer with some solid haze.

S - Vanilla, oranges, mango, hops, tangerine and cinnamon. Delicious smelling beer!

T - Fallen off for sure. hops were faded and rough around the edges. Cream, spices and oranges.Still very tasty.

M - 20/80 carbonation, dry with lingering hops and pepper spices

O - Solid C...perhaps a B if fresh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
visionthing (3887) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 23, 2012
50cl bottle from Vinmonopolet. Pours amber with a small off-white head. Fruity and malty aroma with caramel and hops. Sweet and malty with some bitterness. Medium body. Pleasant beer, but the name gave me higher expectations... Slightly citric and dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - MAY 6, 2012
Pours a hazy and copper beer with a white head. The aroma is malt, caramel and hops with citrus and peach. The flavor follows the nose. The palate is bitterness. Overall a good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gam (3738) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 9, 2012
Large light biege head misty deep amber pour soft carbonation aromas malt some fruir a richness caramel nut the flavours bright fruit citrus taste medium bitter nut toffee sweetness caramel woody touches pear apricot palate pleaser the finish sweet swharp tastes malt and hop more sweet than bitter very rewarding ale

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jesperhammer (3688) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2015
03-JUN-2015, bottle @home, from Meny. Very hazy orange with lasting white head. Fruity hoppy aroma with lemon and caramel. Taste the same. Spicy citrus hops. Thin body, soft carbonation. OK.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Palme (3603) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 16, 2012
0.5l bottle @ Patricks, Kristiansand. A blurry dark copper-ish beer with a big and lasting off-white head. Nice lacing on this. On the aroma this one has candy tones, fruity hops, caramel and it’s quite fresh and almost zesty as well. A bit thin - almost watery texture and the carbonation level is comfortably average to soft. Nice flavors, perhaps a tad sweet and it’s really fruity! Hints of fruity citrus plants all the way. I would describe it as very easy to drink little of, but not great to drink a whole lot of. Really low bitterness all the way, and perhaps not utterly exciting, but I found it quite tasty. Just what I needed now. 30.03.2012

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Habanero (3437) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - MAY 12, 2012
Bottled. Pours a deep amber with a medium sized off-white head leaving a fair lace. Nose of floral hops, citrus fruits, peacy notes and caramel. Sweet flavor with grapefruit, peach and caramel. Medium bodied, watery to oily texture and soft carbonation. Ends up more dry and nice bitter. An OK APA maybe a little weak on the palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 2, 2011
UPDATED: FEB 28, 2012 Orange golden. Hoppy aroma with distinct grassy notes. Green flavor, malty backbone, very well balanced: Not sweet. Dry, flowery aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bartlebier (2820) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - SEP 13, 2015
330ml as "Kissmeyer West Coast Pale Ale", 5,5%, - brewed & bottled at Gravity Brewing, Lebanon (? - 2nd entry?), 19/11/2014 - exp. 19/11/2015. - A tad old maybe, as imported by Rudat, but held up well: some cheesy hops in a peach compote in aroma, yoghurt and blossom, going into indeed into a sort of less precise, bitter and yeastier version of SNPA: candied orange and peach, yoghurt, bitter blossom. Well-composed, odd Lebanon small-batch contract brew with some flabby elements by one of the Scandinavian-US scene’s grand seigneurs.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ober (2813) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - OCT 29, 2011
A clear orange/amber colored beer, with a thick foamy light beige head. The aroma of sweet fruits with hop bitters. The taste is a little watery, some bitter hops with fruits like orange and citrus. The aftertaste has some bitter and sweets.

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