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Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Porter
Copenhagen, Denmark

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 354   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: En porter brygget på vand, malt, sukker, humle og gær.

Drawing by Keith Shore.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Countbeer (5337) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - MAY 26, 2013
Bottle @ BBQ’13: Served in a taster: Medium sized quickly changing light brown colored foamy head on top of a black colored beer. Aromas of roast, liquorice (wood), molasses, roasted barley malts and espresso. Flavours of liquorice wood, roast, bitter, liquorice, chocolate, roasted barley malts, coffee and chocolate. Aftertate is liquorice, bitter and roast. Low carbo, soft creamy mouthfeel, medium to full body and a creamy thicker texture. Another well executed beer from Mikkeller. Yummi!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
DiarmaidBHK (3785) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Bottle from Reston Wine Cabinet. Pours black with an inch of khaki foam. A bit of roasted on the nose. A bit thin on the tongue. Flavor fades as it warms. Solid but not spectacular.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrsSwoop (11) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAY 14, 2013
dark chocolate pour, foamy frothy head. "a Handsome beer". aroma of roasted nuts, chocolate. roasted malts, chocolate in flavor. Fuller body. dry finish. Like not love

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
swoopjones (6986) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAY 14, 2013
bottle from Aurora Brew Works, East Aurora, NY. Dark pour, white head. Creamy body & mouthfeel. Chocolate, roasted malts, touch of coffee in aroma. Flavorful, chocolatey, mild to medium roast. Fuller mouthfeel. Nice Porter

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bamsen78 (4454) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2013
Bottle. Pours cloudy very dark brown with small tan head. Dark aroma of malt, caramel and dried fruit. Roasty, malty flavour with notes of caramel and coffee beans. Very well balanced. Dryish aftertaste. Needs to be re-rated as the bottle had been open for 24 hours. Still, very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - APR 29, 2013
500ml bottle from Sam’s, Durham. One of the better examples of the style I’ve had in years, and a nice bargain to boot. Nice soupy dark brown pour, with a thick silken head, tons of lacing, and an overall appealingly substantive look. Rich and chocolatey as fuck, with dry notes everywhere for balance. Really a superlative example of the style, elegant and never too boozy.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
andrewturba (1190) - Alberta, CANADA - APR 26, 2013
Pours an opaque very dark brown with a brown head that quickly amounts to a soapy long lasting ring around the glass and leaves great lace. Aroma is rich sweet maltiness, licorice, toast, dried plums, raisins, toffee and mild alcohol. Flavour is roasted malts just short of being burnt, medium bitterness, dark malt dryness, rich sweet malt, toffee, dried fruits and alcohol.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Reimer96 (1544) - Alberta, CANADA - APR 26, 2013
Pours an opaque black with a big frothy brown head. Aroma of chocolate, sweet dried fruits like prunes and dates, cocoa and nice floral hop notes. Taste is sweet dried fruits, chocolate, bitter cocoa, slight roasted malts and a nice smooth bitterness on the finish. Finishes slightly dry but has a really good balance of sweet malts, bitterness and alcohol warmth. Would definitely drink this again and again.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (6631) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 21, 2013
Bottle from Brewdog. Pours almost pitch black with a big, fast collapsing tanned head. Aroma of chocolate and roasted coffee. Smooth silky mouthfeel. Taste is light sweet chocolate, moderate burnt coffee to balance it off. Lingering bitter chocolate mixed with burnt coffee, even some smoked notes in the back.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chimpgibbon (424) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2013
Rich dark brown with tan head and nice pointillist lacing. Nice rounded choco malt aroma, bit of booze. Gorgeous on the palate, bit of carbonation sizzling the rich and earthy taste onto the tongue. Top drawer porter, slightly heavy on the boozy finish.


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