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


on tap

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RATINGS: 476   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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2012

Draught @ Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade 8BC, kld., DK-1655 Copenhagen, Denmark.

Dark black brown colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, beige to light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, dark chocolate, caramel, licorice, light to moderate hoppy. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, creamy, chocolate, licorice. Body is medium to medium full, texture is oily - creamy, carbonation is soft. [20120419]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40865) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 18, 2012
Feom tap at MikkellerBar. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is dense malty, breadish and caramelish. Creamy mouthfeel, thick. Light liqourice, dark chocolate and burned roasted malt notes. Bitter, roasted and dark chocolate. Light alcohol presence into the finish. Dark malty lasting impression.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (34693) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 18, 2012
Draft. A pitch black beer with a dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, caramel, rye, and bread. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, liquid chocolate, lightly roasted bread, and rye, leading to a bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (26202) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 21, 2012
Draught at Mikkeller Bar. Black coloured with a small beige head. Roasted aroma of caramel and coffee with notes of chocolate. Roasted flavour of caramel, coffee, chocolate and hops. Roasted and hoppy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (25472) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 16, 2012
Bottled@SBWF2012. Black colour, small brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, some rye, fruits, ryebread, wood and mild toffeeish notes. Flavour is roasted malts, liquorice, alcohol, some mild nutty and toffeeish notes. Very nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 19, 2012
On tap. Opaque black with a small, light brown head. Pruney aroma with only a subtle whiff of roast. Full and rich body, fairly intense, roast and again prune juice, dark and bitter chocolate accents. Ends bitter from both malts and hops. Very chewy - kinda grew on me. 180412

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (23725) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2012
Bottled at SBWF. Near black, small head. Aroma of whisky and tobacco. Sweet with near full body and rounded mouthfeel. Milk chocolate flavours well melted together with tobacco, earth and whisky. Warming really bitter finish. Packed with flavours, without getting too obnoxious. Really well made!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
anders37 (23376) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 23, 2012
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty piney hoppy licorice and chocolate aroma. Roasted malty chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate and licorice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (22471) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2012
12th May 2012
On tap at Copenhagen Beer Celebration.
Opaque black beer, little tan head. Softish palate, dry. Mild rye spice in the dark malt. A little minerals. Not much else to say, dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cgarvieuk (21897) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 26, 2013
UPDATED: APR 29, 2013 bottle at home ... deep black ... thin lacing .. soft toffee fruits ... soft chocolate roast ... mellowsmooth roast ... light rye ... mellow chocolate roast ... soft dark malt roast ... nice and easy ..3.6.

remain of the bottle ... deep black ... big tan head ... dark roast ... light smoke nose ... mellow rich roast ... big chocolate ... light rye ... mellow deep and rich ...

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