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Mikkeller Drink Your Sorrows Away

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Mikkeller
Formerly brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Copenhagen, Denmark

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RATINGS: 125   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 11.99%
No commercial description


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TaktikMTL (6428) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 27, 2010
Bouteille verte de 375 ml, avec bouchon de liège, obtenue via Importations Privées Bièropholie. Arôme: Odeur d’épices et de petits fruits sucrées. Apparence: La couleur est ambrée foncée avec une moyenne densité de bulle. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de caramel légèrement sucré et fruité avec une pointe d’alcool. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de caramel en arrière goût. (Rating #3334)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsga (6684) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 24, 2010
Big beige coarseish head. Hazy deep dark red body. Roasty caramelly peanut butter aroma with smoke notes. Dry-sweet peanut butter and smoke taste with alcohol and ash notes. Sharpish, faintly hot, mouthfeel. Fullish body. Dry malty peanuts and roasty alcohol aftertaste. As I keep sipping I also find nuts, vanilla, nougat, and raspberry. Complex, wildly unusual, and really nice. (0.375l bottle, Fish & Beer, Copenhagen.)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Forsberg_dk (258) - DENMARK - SEP 15, 2010
Bottle, pours ruby with a decent head and slight lacings, aroma is mostly brown sugar with some malt, alcohol and dark fruits in the mix as well, taste is very sweet consisting of brown sugar, malt and dark fruits, alcohol is well hidden, borderline cloying.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jaksmart (454) - Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2010
Bottle, courtesy of Beeranarchist. Dark brown pour, opaque. Small, slightly tan head. Aroma has a lot of spices and yeasty sweetness, flowers, vinegar, alcohol and bread. Burnt sugar and berries as well. Taste is very sweet and floral with some yeast and alcohol, bread and a little earth, only some bitterness. Low-medium carbonation, medium body, medium duration.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Defreni (2845) - Husum, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2010
Flaske: Lækkert pop som flasken åbnes. Rødbrun klar øl med et fint skumhoved. Duft af frugtet gær. Smagen er klassisk belgisk med tydeligt lagringspotentiale. Rigtig fin skjuling af alkohol men man kan stadig mærke øllen er potent. Fin, smuk og flot øl.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phredrik (1023) - Copenhagen (formerly Aalborg), DENMARK - SEP 11, 2010
Murky red brown pour with light tanned head. Aroma has dark dried fruits, vanilla, malty sweetness, dark malts, caramel, sweet dark berries, burnt sugar. Taste is malty sweet, yeasty sweet, dark dried fruits, hints of vanilla, some alcohol, burnt sugar.

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thebeertourist (5102) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 8, 2010
Bottle from Ølbutikken. Dark reddish brown with a tan head. Wonderful fruity aroma with notes of nuts, marcipan and chocolate. Nutty, fruity flavours, chocolate and marcipan lurking by as well as potent alcohol. A treat for the senses, especially for a sweet tooth.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
OleR (4804) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 2, 2010
Corked and nicely decorated bottle from ØlKonsortiet, Aalborg. A finger of dense yellow tanned head over a clear, dark mahogny colored body. Lovely aroma of cream caramel, milk chocolate, roasted nuts and pepper. Taste is more than medium sweet. Lots of English licorice and some burnt sugar/caramel. Notes of sourish malts and a certain fruity bitterness. Well-bodied. Alcohol warmth and a light astingency on the palate. Peppery, light sourish and light hop bitter endnotes.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Enid (19) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2010
Bottle (beautifully wrapped in golden paper). Redbrown with a tight beige head. Aroma of chocolate, apricot and fruits. The taste is heavy and sweet but still fresh with hints of licorice root. Well carbonated, full body.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GonZoBeeR (2987) - Ste-Eulalie, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 23, 2010
Aroma:Dark fruit..... Appearance:dark redish brown,good lacing head... Flavor:dark fruit,brown sugar,,yeast...


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