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Mikkeller
Brewed at BrewDog

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

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 707   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   EST. CALORIES: 292   ABV: 9.75%
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Danish: En Imperial India Pale Ale brygget på: vand, malt (maris otter, munich og cara-munich), flækket havre, humle (herkules, warrior, centennial, amarillo, simcoe og columbus) og alegær.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ApisAles (1576) - Greenbelt, Maryland, USA - MAY 29, 2011
Dark orange reddish pour with a thin white head. Aroma is huge resin and citrus hop notes. Dank and deep. Orange lemon and resin really. Flavor is even more intense. Citrus notes are huge lemon and some sweet malt notes. Really tasty beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (10691) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 25, 2011
Bottle. Pours lightly hazy amber with an average, frothy light beige head, medium-long retention with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (cookie, toast, caramel), heavy hops (floral, perfume, pine, citrus), and average esters (apple/pear) with notes of alcohol, apricot, and peach. Flavor is mild malt with heavy hop flavor and bitterness, fruity notes and spicy alcohol. Full body, medium warmth and carbonation with a dry finish.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
wlajwl (4537) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAY 25, 2011
Aroma is very, very dry pine-hops, the flavor is of a super-sized IPA more than a DIPA. There is a syrup flavor in there, but the regular hoppy and relatively balanced malt flavor is still there and makes this a very good regardless of what you categorize it as.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhops (432) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 21, 2011
bottle. pours amber with medium head. aroma of candied sugar, hops. flavor is caramel and pine, resin. Good beer.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
badnewsbeers (2312) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 17, 2011
Bottle shared by a friend. Pours a hazy, apricot colored with small white head. Aroma of big resinous and tropical fruit. Big and bold and delicious. Flavor of massive papaya, guava, and ruby red grapefruit. Subtle sugars in the finish. Awesome beer. A world class iiipa.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAY 15, 2011
Bottle:   Very heavy amber, fairly dirty in color, moderate to large frothy whitish head, fairly nice lacing.   Sweet citrusy nose, candyish, hops are there but its not in a bitter way.   Sweet citrusy, pine, candied citrus peel, and hops on the tongue.   Tastes pretty damn good.   Seems like a lot of these import IIPAs have this candyish sweetness to them without the bittering, but luckily this seems fairly balanced.   Could stand to be a bit maltier, chewy, to ring out the backside.   Some alcohol seeps in towards the finish.   Body and mouthfeel seem fairly moderate.   Hops seem to make most of the appearance towards the end, sweetness dies down, the bitterness comes through a bit more.   Pretty much what I expected, perhaps even a little better.   Thanks again Jeff!


3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koelschtrinker (12450) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - MAY 11, 2011
Der Antrunk gleicht einer Hopfenbombe, sowohl hocharomatische als auch bittere Hopfenteile sind dabei vorhanden, der Aromahopfen überwiegt aber. Später wird die Bitterkeit stärker, waspassend zum übermächtigen grasigen und erdigen Hopfen ist. Dadurch wirkt das Bier in Teilen zu süß. Zum Ende hin machen sich Zitrusaromen breit, Birke, Melone, etwas Birne. Trotz des starken Hopfen ist das Bier einigermaßen, wenn auch nicht perfekt harmonisch. Zum Ende astringent und sehr bitter. Gewöhnungsbedürftiger Wechsel. 8/12/8/12/12/12

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Rasmus40 (13577) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2011
Clear amber with a big beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and very hoppy - grapefruit and pine needles. Flavor is quite sweet and very bitter. Dry and very bitter finish. 070510

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (11420) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2011
Bottle- Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Amber colour. Moderate malty and heavy hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter nice flavor. Very creamy palate. Heavy bitter long finish. Really nice.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
onystrom (1321) - Magellan Hunter! - Skanderborg, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2011
Cloudy golden color with fine head. Hoppy aroma. Hoppy citrus flavor and very smooth palate.


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