Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Imperial Porter
Grimstad, Norway
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 471   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.93/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Norwegian: Imperial Rye Porter er et mørkt og karakterfylt øl brygget av Spike og Kjetil. Det beste fra to bryggerier!

English: Imperial Rye Porter is a dark ale weith lots of character, brewed by Spike and Kjetil. The best of both worlds!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
AnG_BrgNor (509) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 30, 2015
Aroma of roasted and coffee. Taste is same but with licorice and some chocolate as well. Sweet taste. Full body as always on nøgne with high abv. This is for sure a really good beer. A really, really good one Iam glad I tasted!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lambister (441) - FINLAND - DEC 23, 2015
50cl bottle from our monopoly. Near black color with small cappucino head. Nose has strong whisky notes with well balanced other delicate aromas like vanilla. Sweet with medium to full body and rounded mouthfeel. Milk chocolate flavours well melted together with some whisky notes. Warming bitter finish. This is excellent brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
IOzh (128) - Kyiv, UKRAINE - DEC 11, 2015
500 ml bottle. Pours black with small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, dark fruits, coffee. Full body with soft carbonation. Medium sweet which balanced by a bitter finish. Great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
andriesradu (681) - ROMANIA - DEC 5, 2015
Pours pitch black with a moderate brown head. Roasted, dark chocolate, malty. Moderate sweet and bitter, creamy mouthfeel with notes of roasted malt,chocolate, alchool.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beers0mniac (110) - Joensuu, FINLAND - NOV 10, 2015
Black with a beatiful brown creamy head. Aroma of whiskey, chocolate, liquorice, hint of dark fruits.Rye and chocolate,sweet and a bit smokey taste. Average carbonation, Lightly bitter. Rich and complex, fantastic beer! Well recommended

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Calisky (2492) - ALSACE, FRANCE - OCT 31, 2015
Couleur noire, mousse qui disparait. Fort nez grain de café, malt noir avec notes caramel,réglisse. Gout de café grillé, chocolat bien cremeux avec une amertume superbe de café torrefiée, en fin de bouche on sent le seigle au palet, voir note tourbée. Corps très cremeux. Fin longue grillée, sucrée avec des notes de réglisse. Superbe!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rarbring (2262) - Linköping, SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2015
Overall: Sweet bread, dark fruits, dry ashes, chocolate.
Note: Bottle 500 ml at a De Klomp tasting. Reviewed 2015-10-24.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ston3s42 (182) - - OCT 21, 2015
Relatively dark red appearance with no head. Complex tastes coffee, grass, alcohol, licorice and some spruce. Full-bodied, medium carbonation, and a lasting aftertaste of burnt peppers. Quite good porter

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hackobock (3495) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 13, 2015
October 13, 2015. Bottle at home, brewed september 25, 2014.
Black with a smal dense brown head, Aroma is roasted malts, coffee, sweet licorice, spicy rye notes, dark chocolate, hints of dried fruits and grassy hop notes. Taste is medium sweet and soft roasted bitter. Finish is medium sweet licorice and dried fruits with hints of warming alcohol, quite soft bitterness with dark chocolate, hints of spicy peppery rye and tobacco notes. Medium to full bodied, soft carbonation, creamy texture,
Very enjoyable creamy Imperial Porter with a nice subtle spicy rye note.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
bygdis (4) - - OCT 3, 2015 does not count
My favourite porter. This is a absolutely great porter. Best one i ever tasted

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