Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Brown Ale
Copenhagen, Denmark


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RATINGS: 888   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Brewed by Mikkeller at Ørbæk Bryggeri, Ørbæk, Denmark.
Mikkellers tribute to the foul-mouthed stewardess Jackie Brown from Quentin Tarantino’s movie of the same name. It’s a roasty, chocolaty brown ale with hints of coffee and licorice. Being a Mikkeller brew the malts are inevitably complimented by a great amount of hop bitterness, aroma and flavour.
Ingredients : Water, malt (pale, munich, cara-pils, cara-crystal, brown and chocolate), flaked oats, hops (nugget, simcoe and centennial) and ale yeast.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
bjakk (347) - Skagafjordur, - MAY 13, 2012
Darkbrown, with a hint of red. Yellow brown foam. Malt, caramell and a hint of coffee in the aroma. Caramel, chocolate, coffee and malt tones in the taste with a bitter aftertaste with a taste of coffee. The aftertaste grows somewhat. Body medium carbon high.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Holmen2 (942) - NORWAY - SEP 29, 2014
Dark brown. Dense beige head and lacing. Aroma of American hops and grape fruit. Also dark malt. Slightly medicinal. Fine taste. A bit woody. Also liquorice. Bittersweet pine in aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tandembrauer (134) - Stavanger, NORWAY - SEP 29, 2014
Shared bottle at Cardinal, Stavanger. Pours deep amber with a solid head. Some caramel aroma. Some roasted notes, a bit fruity. Dark chocolate. Bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Calisky (752) - ALSACE, FRANCE - SEP 27, 2014
Couleur brune sombre, forte mousse beige. Super nez malt café avec houblon fruité agrumes. Gout malté, café grillé, note houblonnées amères, agrumes. Très légère et ronde en bouche. Pas mal

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Flanfl (94) - USA - SEP 17, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown with a big head. Heavy hops, exotic fruits, roast, caramel malt. Appealing. Flavour of caramel, chocolate, citrus. Nice long dry finish. Good feeling in the mouth. Really good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
darkelfdvr (7) - GREECE - SEP 12, 2014 does not count
Dark, deep, roasted malts taste, some coffee notes as well, a very nice brown ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kauge (155) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 8, 2014
Bottle at Hetk in Tallinn (various occasions during summer/autumn 2014). Pours a deep dark brown with a huge, frothy beige head - retains well, good lacing. Nose is caramelly, roasty, malty, slightly lagerish and chocolaty. The caramelly aspect kind of reminds me of the classic lemonade ’Buratino’. Taste... a luscious mix of the sweet caramelly malts and bitter+sweet, citrusy hops; it gets somewhat chocolaty as it warms. Medium body, crisp carbonation, dry palate. Probably my favourite Mikkeller we regularily have around here. Should maybe write a more in-depth review in the future.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bursprak (612) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2014
Bottle. Clear brownish pour with a frothy sand head. Nose has some exotic fruits and roasted malts. Taste has again exotic fruits, ground coffee and some roast.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Mjp12 (340) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 27, 2014
Wow, a warming brown ale, that kicks a hop punch, and gives a drying hop finish. If you only had to drink one brewers beer for life, it would have to be mikkeller . The king .

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markextrae (1037) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 21, 2014
33cl bottle. poured a cloudy brown colour with a tan head. big hop profile on the nose, sweet bakers chocolate, caramel, nuts, malts, creamy mouthfeel, red fruits, grapefruit, ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
pentaz (1240) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 19, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy brown with a lasting big creamy tan head. Aroma is caramel, nuts, oats, earthy and herbal hops, licorice root, mild roasted malt, and very mild coffee. Taste is moderate sweet, near moderate bitter and very light acidic. Body is medium, texture is very creamy, carbonation is moderate. Finishes mild dry with licorice and mild dusty. Great creamyness, but I don’t appreciate the finish.

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