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Mikkeller X-mas Porter 2012 Fra Til Via (From To Via)

 (RETIRED)
overall
98
88
style
Mikkeller
Formerly brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial/Strong Porter
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 157   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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MotherBrother's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MotherBrother (692) - Aalborg, - NOV 10, 2012
Tap @ JB. Pour a nicely looking pitch black, with a large mocha-brown head. Aroma has plenty of roasted malts, coffee, slightly spiced towards the end. The taste is pretty bitter with plenty of roasted notes to it. Medium bodied, with a slightly fizzy carbonation.


2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
stefannilssons (1458) - SWEDEN - JUN 11, 2014
Det här var en stor besvikelse, smaken var biter och obehaglig med toner av kaffe, gammeldansk och choklad. Nej, det här var inte okej.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrSilverworm (6279) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 25, 2014
On tap at Dutch’s. Pitch black color, with a nice thin light brown head that leaves awesome, thicker throws of lace. Definitely looks great. Good chewy texture to this. Medium to bigger body. Smooth, lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Some ash in the flavor, and a surprising amount of earthy hoppiness. Moderate bitter taste, light sweet, more dry. I expected this to be sweet and syrupy, but the bitterness is a nice surprise. Moderate bitter taste, light sweet, just a mild astringency, and a light spiciness. Light hint of the alcohol. Some good dark chocolate, toast aromas. Nice coffee in the late finish, and hints of dark berries. Great, complex imperial porter. Very interesting, tasty stuff. One to savor and contemplate on.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alexsdad06 (5360) - Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2014
Draft at Dutch’s. Pours a dark brown to black color with a medium sized creamy khaki colored head that leaves thick lace. The aroma is boozy with roasted malt, and coffee. The flavor has more roasted malts and black coffee with some of the alcohol in the nose. Decent enough.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (5304) - Indiana, USA - APR 16, 2014
Draft to taster at Dutch’s. Looks good; a mostly opaque dark brownish black with foamy tan head. Smells of dark malt and dark chocolate with a strong presence of coffee and roast. Tastes like it smells with an average (at best) mouthfeel. Solid, but a bit thin and bitter for my preference.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (10545) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 12, 2014
Bottle. Pours black color with a large frothy tan head that was lasting with excellent lacing. Heavy dark chocolate toasted malt aroma. Medium to full body with a thick smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium to heavy toasted sweet flavor with a medium to medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. This is a solid beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 10, 2014
Backlog. Bottle bought from Systembolaget as a part of their winter-releases.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
VictorStr (1258) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - FEB 28, 2014
Väldigt underlig i aromen, ingen på provningen kunde riktigt sätta fingret på den. Kanske lite lött i kroppen.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dfonorow (1393) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Pour is oatmeal brown with a tan head that fades quickly. Aroma and flavor both have dark fruits, spice, roasted malts, coffee, and licorice. Booze and bitterness in the finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
angelkostvo (577) - CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 31, 2013
Black colour small mocca head. Aroma of cinemon, ginger, chocolate, coffee. Taste is light sweet, medium bitter. Medium to full body, creamy texture, soft carbonation. Very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AndySnow (3061) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 29, 2013
How: Bottle.
Where: Systembolaget.
Appearance: Black colour with a brown head.
Aroma: Chocolate, roasted malt, alcohol, coffee.
Body: Medium body, low carbonation.
Flavour: Coffee, caramel, spices, alcohol.


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