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Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Abt/Quadrupel
Copenhagen, Denmark

bottled
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RATINGS: 165   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Belgian ale brewed with raspberries & aged in wine barrels


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2030) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Bottle. Aroma of fortified wine and sweet rasberries. Pours cloudy dark brown with a short tan head. Yeast sediment flating around eventually settling at the bottom of the glass. The flavors have dark fruit and woody notes with a tart and little sour finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnnyJ (4085) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 27, 2013
Bottle at oakquinox 2013. Pretty strong raspberry flavor, sweet malt, raisin, some oak barrel, notes of red grape, berry, and yeast. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (20004) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 27, 2013
Bottled@vPBFII. Hazy very deep ambery brown colour, small head. Aroma is raspberry alcohol and some red wine. Flavour is red wine, raspberry extreme.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lusikka (5359) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 27, 2013
375 ml bottle @ WPBF 2013.
Pours a dark brown colour with a white head. Aroma of raspberries, caramel and grass. Flavour of caramel malts, tart raspberries, white wine, grassy hops, wood and some floral notes. Full bodied, thick mouthfeel and a tart, roasty, floral finish. Enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
laiti (4949) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 27, 2013
37,5 cl bottle @ wPBF’13, BBE 23.04.2018
Aroma has yeasty notes, malt, currants and spices. Flavour is tart with raisins, strong spicy notes and lots of currant juice. Actually this is nothing more than just a currant juice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olio (5283) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 27, 2013
375 ml bottle @ wPBF’13.
Pours dark copper color with a small head. Aroma of berries, fruits and some wood. Flavor of juice, berries, malts and some berries. Too sweet and juicy.
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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheBeerGod (5053) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - APR 21, 2013
Bottle. Opaque mahogany pour with a foamy, rocky tan head. Aroma is rather funky and tart with wine notes, damp wood, tart berries and funky yeast. Taste is tart raspberry up front, slightly sour fruits as well with the wine kicking in mid gulp and both combining on the back end with light caramel, dusty yeast, wet wood, chocolate covered berries and dark fruit notes. Body is light-medium and rather lively with the carbonation. Finishes with more tart raspberries, wine notes, wet wood, soft yeast, light earthiness, dark fruit and caramel. Nice beer!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (13369) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2013
2nd September 2012
Opaque dark brown beer, little pale tan head. Light raspberry nose. Palate is light, airy and dry. A touch of that emulsion paint vibe that sometimes comes over in BA beers. Semi tart and natural tasting raspberry. Underneath is a wine tang and mellow wine flavours. Finishes semi dry. Almost a very god beer but that paint note is annoying.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NBird (290) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 14, 2013
Darky murky black, brown/red, medium head. Smells.. Loads of raspberries, maybe some plum, some oak/white vinous bits. Tastes.. Immediately berries, then plums or darker fruits. Slightly tart.. moves into oaky white barrel flavours and then caramel against some red wine tannin finish. Not everyone’s thing, but I really liked this.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cards04 (1459) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - APR 10, 2013
Pours a deep murky brown with some red as well. Big raspberry aromas. Like opening a jar of raspberry jam and sticking your nose right on there. Flavours are also very nice raspberry. Tray and sweet. The finish definitely has Oak in it along with some red wine. Every once in awhile I get a hot of caramel sweetness. Very interesting brew. Not a lot of Belgian quad characteristics... but still a nice beer.


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