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Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2012

 (RETIRED)
overall
98
96
style
Mikkeller
Formerly brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Copenhagen, Denmark

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ingredienser: vand, malt (pale, special-B og chocolate), flækket hvede, mørk candi sirup, humle (northern brewer, hallertauer og styrian goldings), krydderier (appelsinskal og korianderfrø) og gær.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olsvammel (3032) - Örebro, SWEDEN - DEC 7, 2012
Bottle from systembolaget. Chocolate, dried fruit, spices on the nose with a boozy finish. Similar taste with earth cellar notes. Nice beer better then 2010, but 2011 was better.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Habanero (2575) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2012
Bottled. Pours deep brown witha red glow and a medium sized beige head, leaving a fair lacing. Malty nose of yeast, caramel, spices, chocolate, orange peel and licorice. Sweet flavor that ends up more dry, slightly bitter and with alcohol notes. Medium to full bodied, oily texture and soft CO2. A great christmas brew. ★★★★

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kavu (2192) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 5, 2012
0,75 l bottle @ Vihreä Haltiatar. Pours dark brown with a medium tan head. Aroma is roasted malts, alcohol and spices. Flavor is roasted malts, spices and alcohol. Quite nice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kryon (1356) - SWEDEN - DEC 5, 2012
Pours dark brown with low brown head Aromas of what in Swedish is called Julmust. Oranges are there as well as som liqourize from the Special B malts. Nice sweet taste to it. Hints of chocolate. Belgian yeast is also present. A bit watery ending. Overall very nice

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
presario (4611) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 4, 2012
Bottle. Dark beer with rich brown head. Aroma of cocoa, hops and alcohol. Big beer. Big cocoa liquere flavour with alcohol and a hint of cherry. A coca cherry desert beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
charlotte (4176) - rødovre, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2012
Draught at Mikkeller bar.My Christmas beer no 31 2012.Pitsh black colour with medium beige head.Aroma of earth and chocolate spicey and rosted with mild sweet fruity mouthfeels and smooth warming finish.

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
klas (266) - SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2012
Bottle from Systembolaget. 30 SEK. Perfume aroma. Belgian style yeast taste. Tested yesterday evening at the yearly Winter/Christmas seasonal brew testing.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hirigalzkar (2283) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2012
Bottle. Pours black with a golden head. Yeast, chocolate and spices in aroma. Sweet, but not that pleasant, chocolate dominates the taste.Very much going on. Strange balance.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SirLimpsalot (2110) - SWEDEN - DEC 1, 2012
@ Örsteds: Trevlig fyllig öl med fin kryddig ton, mjuk eftersmak och fin balans. Det kan gott bli jul av denna!

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lilja (1585) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2012
Smak och doft av karamell, bränt socker, torkad frukt, choklad, en aning vanilj och kanel. Mycket sötma och alkoholsmak slår igenom. Troligtvis bättre efter ett års lagring.


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