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


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RATINGS: 349   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (12884) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2007
Amber with a nice lasting off-white head. Grain, caramel and cane sugar in the nose. Very deep malty, bready, toffee flavour quite sweet, with a decent hops balance.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (12717) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - AUG 12, 2009
(330ml bottle) Pours an amber body with a small off-white head. Aroma of apple, biscuit, and florals. Flavor of nuts, apple, biscuit, grass, caramel, and toffee with a dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thewolf (12078) - Kolding, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2007
Bottle. Bought @ Kvickly, Svendborg. Let us see if Nils Oscar disappoints me again :o) Pours a clear redish brown with an almost non-existent head. Aroma is quite fruity, some strawberries, caramel and a little cardboard feel to it. Mouthfeel is light. Flavour is sweet at first, with the same fruity caramel. The cardboard appears slightly again. Extremely dry at the back - not exactly from hops directly, I feel... can’t really explain it. But yes, it’s a good Vienna, but perhaps not a 98 percentile...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bov (11965) - 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

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinball (11932) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2008
delicious strong aroma, dark fruits , citrups, hops. clear dark yellow with large lasting off-white head. Flavor : fantastic. ipa style , but somewhat underplayed and thus extremely drinkable. well balanced, i can’t figure what it tastes like, but it is very very good. both appearance and palate is like 3.49 or so, but i’ll add one in overall to compensate. If You like non-extreme IPA style beers with a clear micro/quality taste, this one is fantastic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borup (11652) - Albertslund, DENMARK - DEC 2, 2007
Bottle. Amber colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of mlr, hops, fruit and caramel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 19, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at Max’s place. Thanks kerenmk. Copper-amber. Aroma of malt, cardboard, caramel, a bit of honey and a bit of toast. Sweet flavor with caramel, honey, cardoard, a bit of toast, and a bitterish finish. Medium-bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (11538) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 7, 2007
11.2oz bottle. Poured a medium and clear orange/amber color with a larger sized off white head. Aromas of nuts, caramel, toasted malts, and grains. Tastes of caramel, some nuts, and some toasted malts. Somewhat sugary sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
madsberg (11369) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (11173) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 11, 2008
Nice lager, a little smoke and edge from (toasted) rye, nice smooth drinking, even creamish. Good white head on a shade of yellow. Neutral aroma. Satisfying though drying aftertaste.Good drinkability.Good balance as sweetness in there and moderate hops.

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