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Mikkeller Single Hop Bravo IPA

 (RETIRED)
overall
89
79
style
Mikkeller
Formerly brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

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

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: En IPA brygget på: Vand, malt (pilsner, cara-crystal og munich), havreflager, humle (Bravo) og gær.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sandorf (50) - - JUN 14, 2012
Caramel, hoppy, resin, roasty, citrus, long dry bitter finish. Small carbonation, copper pour

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sir__v (674) - Lille, FRANCE - JUN 7, 2012
Color : deep amber orange beer white a big light head and small carbonization. Smell: hops, orange. Taste : hops aftertaste : bitter and sugar.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OleR (4802) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 5, 2012
From tap @Mikkeller. A blond lace upon an unclear reddish-amber body. Crisp resiny, tropical-fruity and citrus-zesty fruity hop aroma. Medium body, oily mouthfeel. Taste has a restrained, light toasted malt body. Grapefruit and pineapple-accented hop flavor. Bold fruity bitterness throughout. A rock solid single hop IPA.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wyzzywyz22 (1976) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2012
Bottle, Beers of Europe, Kings Lynn. Poured a copper colour with a middling beige head. Very promising fragrant herbal hop snout with some nice tropical fruit and traces of sweet malt lurking. Flavour displayed similar qualities but didn’t quite live to the nose. Dry bitter finish. Decent stuff, and I don’t think I’ve had a dud in this series yet.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
suurjuust (1102) - ESTONIA - MAY 20, 2012
Hazy orange, big bubbly off-white lasting head. Nose is hoppy caramel with resiny bitterness. Taste is pine, tropical fruits,malt, some caramel sweetness. Long, bitter, slightly dry and fruity finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (4698) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAY 16, 2012
Keg @ Mikkeller Bar during CBC week. The beer appears reddish brown with a tiny white head. A beer that’s a bit surprising in appearance! The nose is malty deep reddish raspberry and strawberry, light hay, some tobacco. The taste is light lemon rind and fruit juice. Bananas and sugared donuts. The mouthfeel is light and perhaps overly sweet. Chewy caramel malts show themselves. Overall, a decent, malty IPA from Mikkeller.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
suprchunk (2269) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAY 14, 2012
Amber color. Off-white head with little lacing. Big floral hop aroma. Big malt flavor, cereal, scotch ale taste. Sweet on the back. Very nice.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ComradeK (1043) - The Vale of Dundas, AUSTRALIA - MAY 7, 2012
330ml bottle. Pours a hazy medium amber, with a large off-white head, which lasts well and leaves decent lacing. Lemon, some sweet spices - cinnamon and mild cloves - and caramel malt make up the aroma. There are some quite potent hops up front, but they offer a fairly simple lemon flavour. This sweetens a little leading into a body of smooth caramel malt. A touch of lemon gives way to a spicy, slightly peppery finish. This is not the best of this series. Whilst there is a potent level of bitterness from the Bravo hops, the flavour is a touch too simple; I suspect this is a hop that would work better with some other varieties in the mix. Despite its simplicity, however, it is a pleasant enough IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mcmisko (352) - New York, USA - MAY 3, 2012
Pours amber with white head, good retention. Smells floral with topical fruit notes. Taste is malty with a honey like sweetness, grapefruit, tropical fruits, pineapple and flowers. Med-full body. A bit sticky texture. After taste is dry and bitter sweet. Rich and refreshing, but pretty normal.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pushkinwow (2038) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 2, 2012
On tap at the Blue Monk. Cloudy strong amber with creamy tan head. Mild aroma of resin, light fruit hops and doughy malt. Low carbonation, moderate body, slightly bitter with sweet malts balancing things out, well balanced although the alcohol does come through a little too much for me on the finish along with a lot of malts. Decent.


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