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Brewed by Lervig Aktiebryggeri
Style: Barley Wine
Stavanger, Norway
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Batch of 1500 liters, brewed exclusively for Cardinal Pub & Bar, Stavanger, where it is available on tap only.


4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Holmen2 (622) - NORWAY - NOV 11, 2012
Unclear, aroma of prunes with hints of ginger, wonderful round mouthfeel. Perfectly balanced.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Holmen1 (2272) - Stavanger, NORWAY - NOV 12, 2012
Fra fat på Cardinals juleølsmaking nov-12: Stort og tett skum. Aroma og smak av svisker og ingefær. Nydelig balansert med stor munnfølelse og lang ettersmak. Herlig!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Geokkjer (5538) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 13, 2010
On tap@Cardinal.Pours deep red with a small off-white head.Aroma of licorice, alcohol , berries, malt , grassy hops and grains.Flavor is sweet malt and warming alcohol with a nice firm bitterness.Full body,kinda soft carbonation.Nice strong and malty brew, well balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gunnfryd (10186) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 27, 2011
On tap at Cardinal. Red amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is alcohol, fruit, berries. Flavour is alcohol, fruit, berries, malt, hop, spices. Bitter finish. Full bodied nice beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2011
On tap. Pours a clear warm amber with a dense creamy off-white head leaving quite some lacework. Sweet caramel and overripe fruit, toffeeish with some heat. Solid body, sweet caramellish, a little minerally, nuts and a subdued bitterness. Pleasant. 270511

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13225) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 12, 2011
Draught at København ØLfestival 2011. Clear red/brown - offwhite head, Berries, ryebread, buttery notes, fruity, toasted, roasted malts, light barley notes, citrus, light grape fruits, medium bitter hoppy, dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 27, 2011
Sample @ CBF. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are fruits, caramel, malt and hops.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (20476) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 4, 2011
Draught at Copenhagen Beer Festival 2011. Clear orange brown coloured with a small beige head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel and dried fruits. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and dried fruits with notes of hops. Sweet and hoppy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34166) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2011

Draught @ Ma Che Siete Venuti a Fa, Via Benedetta 25, Roma, Italy 00153.


[ As Lervig Mike Murphy’s Winter Wine ].
Unclear medium to dark amber - red orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, light roasted, moderate to heavy hoppy, orange - citrus, red hos, fresh overriped fruit. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, red hops, red grape, caramel, malty. Body is medium, texture is oily - syrupy, carbonation is soft. [20101219]
7-3-8-4-15

Draught @ Olfestival 2011 Kobenhavn, Carlsberg TAP1, Ny Carlsbergvej 91, Copenhagen V, Denmark.

Clear medium amber colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully to mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, bread, caramel, pluml. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, plums, malty. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110527]
7-4-8-3-16

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beer4000 (4395) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 28, 2011
On tap @ Cardinal. Hazy amber body with a small tan head. Aroma of dry fruit, malt, caramel and alcohol. Flavor is sweet malt, caramel, dry fruit, bitter and warming alcohol. Long and warming aftertaste. Feels a bit raw, still a nice sipper.


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