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Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial/Double IPA
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 321   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   IBU: 300   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: En Imperial India Pale Ale brygget på: vand, malt, humle og US alegær


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Archibaldo de la Cruz (1122) - FINLAND - APR 20, 2012
Bottle. Golden orange color with a medium-sized off-white head. Hoppy aroma with grapefruit, citrus and some tropical fruit. Flavour is tropical fruit, grapefruit, citrus, bitterness and some malt. Medium-bodied, very bitter and dry finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rasmus40 (10841) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 18, 2012
Clear oarnge with a huge and lasting off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and rather hoppy - peach and mandarin. Flavor is quite sweet and extremely bitter. Dry and very bitter finish. 180412

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
BuckeyeSammy (539) - Palo Alto, Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2012
Strong aroma! Pine needles, fresh cut grass in my nose. Flavor ~ malt, seltzery carbonation that leads to heat of alcohol, long strong hopped finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Yorker (1147) - Herning, DENMARK - APR 17, 2012
33 cl bottle @ home. Pours cloudy orange with some sediment and a huge white head that fades quickly leaving some lacing. Shockingly the aroma is quite hoppy with plenty of citrus, pine, and resin. Taste is (again shockingly) hoppy with a lot of bitterness. It definitely burns a little – but in a good way.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
clothrh (16) - - APR 16, 2012
Mikkeller did it again! Although the aroma isn’t quite there, the taste is excellent, with good hoppiness and a spicy note.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BenH (2239) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2012
Tap at 9a. Golden with thin white head. Aroma has zesty fruits up front with a biscuit note, marzipan. Taste is tropical fruits, marzipan, biscuity finish. Bitter. Very nice

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheCametron (1777) - CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 16, 2012
Keg at Holyrood 9a. Misty Orange with a white head. Aroma spiked a memory of that almond brittle they sell from street carts in spain. Caramel almond gear. The name of it escapes me for now. Massive hop flavour with some reassuring caramel. Long bitter finish. Very nice and jam-packed with hoppy goodness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14175) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2012
tap at 9A ... thin white head ... soft floral fruit ... sweet toffee malts ... that flavour that may or may not be crystal malt i dont like ... zezty fruits ... soft orange ... but too much of that creamy malts

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
boozedude (1732) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - APR 15, 2012
Pours hazy orange..huge lasting thick white head. ?aroma is floral...taste is citrus orangepeel..awesome hopps..love it

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
footy (345) - scottsdale, Arizona, USA - APR 14, 2012
Hazy orange with massive fluffy white head. Very nice aroma with citrus (lemon and orange) and fresh light pine. A very nice mix. Taste of the more traditional Simcoe hop variety on first taste. More of pine and chewy long lasting bitterness. As I take another sip I notice some nice lemony tartness and dryness. As I let the sip linger I then notice A teeth squeaker dryness. Every time I try to pigeonhole this one I get another flavor or taste or texture. Damn fine beer. Hard to describe as I have added, erased and changed whole. This is one of those beers you should savor a while before jotting down your thoughts. That being said in this case the individual parts are worth more than the whole. Very interesting to sip and rate but there are more DIPA’s I would rather have on a regular basis. 


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