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Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Copenhagen, Denmark

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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Danish: Vi er sikkert mange der længe har gået og troet, at det øl man drikker til asiatisk mad, skal være tyndt og på kanten af ligegyldigt. Men sådan behøver det ikke være længere. I hvert fald ikke hvis man tager på Ricemarket eller Kiin Kiin. For der kan man nemlig bestille en Dim Sum fra Mikkeller til sin mad. Kiin Kiin er en af to thai-rasturanter i verden, der har en stjerne i den franske Michelinguide. Det er Kiin Kiins chef Henrik Yde Andersen og Mikkel Borg Bjergsø der i fællesskab har snakket sig frem til, hvordan Dim Sum skulle smage, før Mikkeller bryggede den. Dim Sum er en lager der er delikat krydret med citrongræs og koriander. English: Pilsner-style beer brewed with coriander and lemongrass.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhammaren (1070) - FINLAND - MAR 26, 2014
.3l on tap @ Harry’s Pours nice hazy red with medium, foamy head. Aroma is spices, hops, chili, raw apple. Complex. Flavor is birch leaves, spices, soap, chili, chinese food/ -spices. Difficult beer ro rate. Do i like this? I guess so.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vyvvy (3996) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Pours golden / light copper with an off white head. The aroma has pils malt, crackers, light vegginess, hint of coriander and an overall mushiness to it. It has a medium / light body that is fairly smooth and has light carbonation. The flavor starts out with a bit more toast to the malt than expected, hints of lemongrass, some dark crackers and a bit of nuttiness. The finish has a touch of spicy hops, grass and coriander. This is okay, but was hoping for something a bit different. Still worth trying.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (3353) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 12, 2014
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear amber, thin off-white head. Aromas of light malt and spice, some citrus. Taste is more of the same. Light, OK.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beese (1784) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2014
Bottle from Beers of Europe. Slightly passed its best before. Poured a hazy copper colour with a thin off-white head. Woody aroma with some butterscotch and dried fruit. Initial flavours of caramel, lemongrass and ginger. The finish was orange peal, toffee and coriander. Flavourings were fairly bold in this, would have been nice to have been able to pair it with some dim sum.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GoufCustom (823) - HONG KONG - JAN 2, 2014


330 ml bottle bought at Craftissimo in Tsim Sha Tsui East.

Clear golden honey amber colour with some dirt-like yeast sediments; One finger head with thick, crumpety off white foam which lasts for 2 minutes; Excellent sticky lacing with slight carbonation; Fragrant sweet aroma of ale malt, with strong lemongrass, coriander, grapefruit peels, yeast, spices and lemon; Light sweet taste of light ale malt, with light grapefruit zest, spices, bread, dry crackers, yeast, liquorices, lime and sharp grassy hops; Medium body. Dry and pretty slick palate; Mouth feel is light pale ale, grapefruit taste is only in light zest. Really strong lemongrass character, zesty and spicy. Also really dry and biscuit. Hmmm… Hoppiness is grapefruit zest nose, bitter lime, liquorices and sharp grassy taste. Pretty astringent with lasting medium bitter finish; Dry after taste. Light crisp and quite bitter to mouth.

Comments: A light brew with strong lemongrass and coriander in nose than in taste. Very dry and crisp. Pretty refreshing but pretty light weight. Pair well with any kind of meals not just dim sum. So-so, and I wish it carries a bit more weight.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
angel77 (951) - oviedo, SPAIN - DEC 12, 2013
Botella de 33 cl en el lupulo. Mayo de 2012. Sabores cítricos (lima, limón, pimienta...) y especiados en una cerveza de cuerpo ligero que se bebe sin ningún problema. Muy sencilla. Una curiosidad sin más.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
berntholer (920) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - NOV 17, 2013
quite dense light beige head that disappears with structured lacing. copper blonde colour. aroma of lemon grass, spices, quite fresh, caramel, malt, sweet. taste like aroma with a finish of lemon and slight bitter. medium body and carbonation. bottle 33 cl / bbf may-2014

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rederic (2942) - montréal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 24, 2013
330ml bottle, gushing at the opening, amber color, with a white-beige head, sweet toasted, caramel, pale malty nose with some faint lemongrass, coriander, ginger spicy accents, with a mild toffee, faint graham’s cracker, lemon, grapefruit peel note in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a yeasty, doughy, toasted, caramel, pale malt, light lemongrass, coriander spicy character, with a mild spritzy, zesty, lime, lemon peel, toffee, bread crumbs, gingerbread cookie flavour, and a faint flowery citrus hop undertone, leading towards a yeasty, caramel, toasted, bready maltiness, faint lemongrass, coriander, ginger spiciness, lingering citrus hop bittering finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (2818) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 16, 2013
Slightly hazy amber colour, off-white head. Spicy aroma, ginger, lemon and malts. Bitter flavour, malts, hops and lemongrass. Bitter spicy finish, coriander and malts. Quite all-right.
(From 33cL bottle shared @ The Morning After RBBSG II tasting, Gent 2013)

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tderoeck (4696) - Gent, BELGIUM - SEP 6, 2013
11/VIII/13 - 33cl bottle @ home - BB: 2/V/13 (2013-758) Thanks to Tinus for sharing the bottle!

Clear light amber beer, big creamy yellowish head, pretty stable, adhesive, laving a nice lacing in the glass. Aroma: lots of citrus, ginger, bit grassy, malty, caramel. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: bitter start, citrus, bit malty, grassy hops, little fruity. Aftertaste: toast, some caramel, bitter hops, malty, grains.


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