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Brewed by Nils Oscar
Style: Amber Lager/Vienna
Nyköping, Sweden

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RATINGS: 337   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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This beer has its orgin in the Bavarian beer type ’festbier’ or ’oktoberfestbier’. Like ’festbier’ and ’vienna style beer’, Nils Oscar Kalasöl is of a somewhat darker type. The Nils Oscar Kalasöl is produced with both münchenermalt, dark caramelmalt, chocolatmalt and some roasted barley. The choice of hops is a mix of four kinds where the most characteristic are brittish fuggles, american cascade and czech saaz.
Kalasöl is a rounded beer with a mildly roasted breadish character. It can be recommended together with heavy foods, like joints of roast meat, spicy stews, broiled meat and fowl.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
faroeviking (10293) - FAROE ISLANDS - MAY 22, 2007
Bottle. Dark brown colour. Aroma of roasted caramel and malt. Flavour of mildly toasted caramel, good maltiness, bit fruitiness and slight touch of chocolate.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (10201) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 9, 2006
Bottle. Amber colour with a beige head. Flavour is hop, roasted caramel, fruitiness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maria (10124) - Thisted, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2007
Golden with a nice head and a nice hoppy aroma. The flavour is full and smooth with lots of aroma hops, caramel, light sweetness. It’s really nice, and I think it’s more an APA than a märzen.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
madsberg (10111) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2003
Bottled: Cobber/amber coloured. Beige head. Has a fine malty roastyness in the aroma. Chocolatish as well. Roasted and malty with a vague and balanced hint of bitterness in the end. Great beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (10061) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2003
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2004 Dark colour. Aroma is from butter and toffee. Has a quite full body and a bitter finish. Flavor starts with some toffe, but then becomes spicy.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Bottle. Hazy amber color, small beige head. Aroma of roasted nuts and caramel. Taste is toast, caramel and Swedish marmite. Not bad.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ratman197 (9454) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 26, 2008
Bottle poured a clear amber with a small lasting light amber head. Aromas of carmel, graininess, spice, light brown sugar and light citrus. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, spice and light brown sugar with a smooth malty finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bov (9245) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - DEC 13, 2000
UPDATED: JAN 25, 2010 courtesy of Antonio Ruiz - clear and dark amber colour with a little persistent foam; malty and fairly earthy aroma with fair hoppy notes; medium-bodied and fruity with a solid but subtle carbonation, some late bitterness before a long dry hoppy and malty finish - very good

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FatPhil (8997) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 18, 2008
330ml bottle (Olutkellari, Helsinki)
Sweet malty aroma, some ginger, some wet sheep. Lively palate, not fizzy as such. Quite full flavoured. Strongly hoppy and pretty malty too, quite well balanced, nutty in places. Long malty and nutty finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
TwoSipDip (8894) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 8, 2011
Bottle @ home. Hazy red/maroon appearance with a small off white head. Sweet caramel malty, slightly roasty, bready nose. Bready, quite sweet, a touch roasty, caramel malty flavor. Nothing too special.


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