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Mikkeller Hop Series Centennial

 (RETIRED)
overall
93
88
style
Mikkeller
Formerly brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 188   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   IBU: 56   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer is a part of a Single Hop IPA series by Mikkeller. We created this series to showcase hop varieties on their own. This gives the consumer the possibility of smelling and tasting the unique characteristics of each variety and hopefully helping to educate people about the wonderful world of hops. For each beer, the single hop variety was used in the same weight for bittering, aroma and flavor and for dry hopping. All 19 varieties of single hop beers in this series were brewed the same week and with malts from the same batches and the same yeast and fermentation temperatures. This is done to better compare the characteristics of the different hop varieties.


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - SEP 9, 2012
Ottima ipa amara aromatica saporita davvero un luppolo molto interessante!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dreamflower (567) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 12, 2012
It’s hot outside and this seems like the perfect thing for this weather. I couldn’t imagine anything better right now. IPAs must be growing on me.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rebella (39) - SWEDEN - JUN 1, 2011
Red-ish color. The taste of cascade is nice and the bitterness is in good combination with the freshness and the citrus/orange aroma and taste. The palate is overall nice.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zita (4546) - Assentoft, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2011
light grass aroma,golden, hazy, off white foam, light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, nice lovly hoppy finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daknole (8947) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 9, 2011
4 out of the 19 in the series. Burnt orange, light head. Nice dank hops, earthy notes. Flavor is bitter but not overly. Good yeasty, earthy notes.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ibrew2or3 (6782) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - OCT 10, 2011
330mL bottle generously sent across the pond by stobbe74. The bottle pours copper with gold edges and a bit hazy when the yeasty sediment is involved. The hop laden liquid supports a near white sort of head. The aroma is nice and spicy and then picking up plenty of floral that fills in behind the spiciness. The taste has chewy hops with yummy spiciness and modest amounts of floral notes floating around the edges.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1104) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - APR 4, 2013
Sampled as part of a hop education class. Very earthy compared to Williamette, Bravo, and Nugget. Not overly hoppy or bitter. Compared to the other 3, my least favorite, although a solid body in mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
leaparsons (7991) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2012
Bottle. Red, brown and pink with a firm off white pillow of foam. Aromas are grapefruit and creamy oak with floral notes. Marzipan and peanuts with bready yeast. Resinous green pine with spices. Flavours are bittersweet pink grapefruit and lavender with bubblegum. Woody with herbal and spicy notes. Bitter, floral and dry on the finish. Has a perfect palate. Very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnRMurdoch (3211) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2014
330ml bottle from Valhalla’s Goat. Muddy dark amber brown, not much head. Tropical fruit & hop aroma. Leafy tropical fruit flavour. Bitter aftertaste. A great hop.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JanLaursen (3025) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 25, 2011
Hazy amber with off white head. Perfumed aromas of grapefruit, orange and sweet malt. Complex flavor with hints of orange peel, grapefruit and tobacco that makes the sweetness kind of disappear and the hops stand out as a soloist. Long bitter aftertaste. Nice one..


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