Brewed by Nøgne Ø
Style: Imperial/Strong Porter
Grimstad, Norway
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 324   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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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!

tarjei's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
tarjei (1954) - Bryne, - MAR 30, 2012
50 cl bottle at home. Black color, lovely brown and lasting head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, hops. Flavor is roasted malt coffee and chocolate,, medium sweetness, medium bitterness. Extremely smooth and creamy. Alcohol is well hidden. Some liqorice in the finish. Lovely beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Yorker (1091) - Herning, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2014
50 cl bottle @ home. Pours black with a little sediment and a tan head that leaves some lacing. Aroma and flavour are roasted malt, milk chocolate, pine, and citrus - with a bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
matis (69) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUN 28, 2014
Draught. Soft notes of nuts and chocolate. Porter notes and rye recognizable but generally a bit flat taste. Velvety and oily texture, well hidden alco. Nice for beginning imperial porter road.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
migajos (147) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUN 27, 2014
On tap at Chmielarnia, Warsaw, Poland. Very delicaye imperial porter. Vanilla, milk coffee, nuts. Texture very oily and full bodied. Alcohol very well hidden. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Blade86 (538) - Wrocław, POLAND - JUN 16, 2014
Black, ruby reflexes, small beige foam; coffee, dark fruits aroma; medium sweetness, medium bitterness; full body, thick feel, average carbonation, long bittersweet finish; Overall: great beer, balanced, tasty

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Eructoblaster (2949) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 15, 2014
Bottle - 500ml at Mondial de la Bière (Montréal, QC). Opaque black body with a thin beige foamy head. Robust malty/hoppy aroma with woody, licorice, chocolate, and spicy hints. Taste is slightly dominated by hoppy flavors. It carries oaky, yeasty, vanilla, and fruity notes. Ends with a long, warming bittersweet finish. Fantastic!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheCametron (1730) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 15, 2014
Bottle. Pours Black with a small Brownish head. Aroma of roasted malt and cafe creme. Roasty sweet flavour with a bitter hoppy finish. Very nice. Rye always seems to gice a slightly unusual element to dark beers. Like fennel seeds in a loaf of bread.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RumRunner101 (734) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 12, 2014
Black pour with tan head. Intense roasted nose with some spice and dark berries. Flavour has burnt chocolate, anise and a big spicy finish with alcohol warmth. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sammy (8358) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 5, 2014
Lovely rye edge, flavourful porter. Wonderful drinkability. Opaque black. Worth seeking out.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichardGretton (4221) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2014
Bottle. Close to pitch black beer with a strong light brown head. The aroma is roasted with some maltiness, and the flavour is gently bitter and roasted with a creamy maltiness. Overall a nice strongly flavoured dark beer with roasted and creaminess. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RickFifty (214) - Fredrikstad, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2014
Deep brown to black color with red hue, light brown head. Coffee nose, roasted malt, liquorice, hints of red berries, wood and alcohol. Coffee, chocolate and roasted malt taste, hint of alcohol. Complex and long lasting. Full body, oily and velvety texture, warming alcohol.

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