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Mikkeller
Brewed at Anchorage Brewing Company

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

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 231   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Bottled with Brettanomyces.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersiveknown (2875) - NORTHERN IRELAND - MAR 27, 2013
Bottle at home from drinkstore
Pours lively hazy light amber with pillowy offwhite head. Sweaty feet, sherbet hops and silage on the nose made up for by intensely bitter taste followed by citrus pith and mango, dry finish. Great level of carbonation that foams in the mouth like sherbert, with grassy yeast flavours. Interesting and fairly challenging beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
daknole (9049) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 27, 2013
Cloudy light orange pour. White head. Lots of tropical fruit, mango, guava, grassy hops, lemon zest, brett funk, leather. Really a cool mix of funk and hops!

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Marheb (2008) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 25, 2013
(Batch#2 nov. 2012): En partant, je suis vendu par le concept même si ça commence déjà à être une tendance de "brettaliser" des bombes houblonnées mais Mikkeller chez Anchorage...miam. Le nez est extraordinaire, pisse de chat, citron/lime, brett, pelure d’orange, mangue. En bouche les saveur explose et la sauvagerie se laisse pas trop bousculer par les houblons, bel équibre combiné à une bonne amertume de pamplemousse blanc. Buvabilité morbide.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rdixon77 (664) - Georgia, USA - MAR 24, 2013
Been awhile to review. Need to get back on the horse... Wonderful earthy and refined IPA. Nice peppery bite on the nose. Taste has the barnyard balanced with citrusy (especially grapefruit) and tropical taste. Chewy mouthfeel. Wonderful interesting stuff.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adnielsen (9013) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 23, 2013
Bottle in Mesa. Pours a hazy yellow orange appearance with an off white head. Quite funky, spicy bretty, pineapple, big citrusy aroma. Refreshing zesty spicy yeasty, barnyard, a bit chewy, delicious mango, orange citrusy flavor. Fun stuff to drink.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DoublEE (784) - South Euclid, Ohio, USA - MAR 23, 2013
First taste was tart, juicy lemon with a hint of apricot, a touch of malty sweetness, and substantial brett funk. As the beer warmed, the brett mellowed and melded more into a backbone of sweet grains and fruit flavors: peach, mango, more lemon, tangerine, and grapefruit. I took about an hour to sip my tulip, and the more the beer developed, the more I liked it. I felt this was a nearly perfect blend of sweet/funky/bitter.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DrSilverworm (6300) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 21, 2013
750ml bottle. Batch #2, bottled Nov/2012. Mostly clear slightly pale yellow color. Big foamy 2-finger thick white head. Leaves little bubbly lace. Medium to bigger body. Awesome soft, lighter bright carbonation.. Classic Anchorage texture. Awesome citrus (orange, some light lime) flavors, very zesty. Some spruce. Great mildly funky, estery aftertaste. Nice zesty sweet, light bitter in the finish. Nice, subtle tartness. Pretty tasty, unusual IPA.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Scopey (6711) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2013
Bottle from Thistle News, Aberdeen. Slow gusher! It pours hazy deep orange with a massive off-white head. The nose is tangy orange, wood, very fruity, varnish, spice, sherbet and Granny Smith apple. The taste is zesty orange, pithy, brett, earth, wood, tangy marmalade, nice bitterness, hint of banana, varnish and Irn Bru with a tangy, bitter finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Really nice depth of flavour. Tasty, interesting and well-balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bov (9443) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - MAR 14, 2013
from Erzbierschof - quite clear golden-orange beer with a long lasting beige foam; sourish aroma of apples, hay and mango; a solid malt backbone, an initial sweetness followed by a fair sourness ; fairly carbonated; pretty dry aftertaste of hay, sour fruits and yeast

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorisPPattyn (7885) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - MAR 10, 2013
CO² explosion on opening, resulting in a glass of yellow foam on fully hazy orange-amber beer: shards of lace. Very fresh-smelling hops & Brett mix, spicy, sharp, citrus & solvent - treatening to turn astringent. Sharpish-bitterish, very hoppy flavour with complex barnyard, citrussy and spicy-estery flavours, mainly the Brett working. Very dry finish, if short of astringency. Bit soapy, all the same. Light dry-out effect, light to medium bodied, very carbonated. Quite nice, but not the kind of beer yould start on, wanting to finish 66cl...


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