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Nøgne Ø Bitter

Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Grimstad, Norway
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 324   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A light session ale, with an assertive hop aroma of E K Golding. Great beer to pair with lots of different food - a good allround.

Recommended serving temperature 8°C/45°F. Ingredients: Maris Otter- and crystal malt, Centenneal and E K Golding hops, English ale yeast and our local Grimstad Water.

11°P, 30 IBU, 4,5% ABV.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ston3s42 (195) - - JUL 25, 2016
Light brown appearance with some lasting head. Tastes of citrus, grass, grapefruit and spruce. Light-medium body, light carbonation and a finish of citrus and cookies. Fresh and summery

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foffern (1695) - Bodø, NORWAY - JUL 24, 2016
Bottle at restaurant, Asker. The colour is clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma of grass, leather, wood, bread and citrus fruit. Similar flavour but with more hops and grassy tones. Has a slick mouth feel, medium body and balanced bitterness. A solid and well-balanced bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
PalCabral (159) - SWEDEN - MAR 30, 2016
Bottle from COOP Trysil. Pours hazy orange with a big fluffy head that settles to small islands of scum. The aroma is most enticing, passionfruit and apricots. The taste is mainly hoppy bitterness but the malt delivers a noce backing of sweetness and finesse. Too bad it’s only 4.5%. Loved it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
peponi (1520) - Hannover, GERMANY - MAR 5, 2016
Aroma: herbs and wet socks. Appearance: hazy straw color and white head. Taste: medium herbal bitterness, thin malty backbone, wet socks, dry. Palate: low body and medium carbonation, herbal finish. Overall: Average bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jfb (5567) - Freising, GERMANY - MAR 1, 2016
(draught) hazy golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of barnyard and teriyaki sauce, with a touch of yeast, some floral hops and black pepper. flavour is mostly grainy pale malts, sugar icing and soy sauce, quite savoury, with a light-bitter floral-hoppy finish. light- to medium-bodied with average carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SinH4 (3183) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - FEB 28, 2016
Hazy orange color with huge white head. Aroma is grainy, bready. Taste is again grainy, bready, some citrus hops, but not a lot. Foamy mouthfeel. Classic bitter I suppose.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
aleksander9 (1377) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 9, 2015
pale golden with white head. Malty, citrus, herbal, caramel and light bread. Sweet, citric, fruity and dry finish. Overall: Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AnG_BrgNor (534) - Bergen, NORWAY - NOV 20, 2015
0,5 l bottle. Aroma is malty, friuty, yeast and a little bit honey. Taste is malty, some caramalt, hops and citrus. A fine refreshing bitter. A good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nonshaugen (462) - Fetsund, NORWAY - OCT 27, 2015
50 cl bottle, batch #1356. Old friend revisited, had my first one several years ago, now it’s time for a rating... Light golden yellow, slightly hazy, lively, rolling carbonation in the glass, one-finger off-white head. Aroma is floral, tropical, bready with a slight hint of citrus. Taste give a short sting from the bittering hops, but the bitterness is quite moderate (30 IBU), so I don’t consider this to be an ESB. Flavour is light and refreshing, some citrus, and I think I can get that EKG hop taste in the back end of the aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikeyo1 (693) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 11, 2015
Bottle @ home. Hazy orange colored liquid with massive white head. Taste and aroma of flowers, orange marmalade, citrus hints, toffee, hay, nuts and biscuits. Medium bodied with high carbonation and dry bitter finish.

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