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Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Belgian Ale
Grimstad, Norway

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RATINGS: 162   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Brun er en upasteurisert og ufiltrert belgisk type ale. Øl fra Nøgne Ø er flaskegjæret, noe som medfører at man bør behandle flasken med varsomhet før servering, slik at sedimentene ikke forstyrres. Brun har en fin fruktighet som er balansert opp mot god maltsødme. Anbefalt serveringstemperatur 8 grader C. La det bygge en skumtopp. Vi anbefaler Brun som en god kompanjong til vellagrede oster, alternativt ulike kjøttretter.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mansquito (4058) - Nueva York, New York, USA - AUG 15, 2012
Henrik Ol & Vinstove, Bergen tap: Pours a brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruity and sweet malty. Taste is lightly sweet and heavily fruity. Tis does have a nice body. Some earth. This is good, but it is one of the more forgettable beers from Nogne O.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
VastActiv (3860) - Oulu, FINLAND - JAN 11, 2014
Bottle 0.5l at Oluthuone Leskinen, Oulu. Originally rated 13022012. Colour is reddish brown with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, Belgian yeast and malts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rickgordon (3846) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 16, 2008
500 ml bottle. Thanks to Dugge here. Dark brown colour, with low head, in fact only bubbles, that diminishes quickly. Chocolatey, ashy phenols in aroma. Very smooth, delicate mouthfeel, with ashy phenols, little fruitiness and chocolate. Solid beer with ashiness being most prominent. The Belgian yeast is of course a very good backbone here, giving it profile to the taste. Prety good attenuation here, making it pretty good dry. Not a fan of dubbels.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - MAR 28, 2011
Bottle, 50cl. Pours a clear and dark brown beer with a beige head. The aroma is malt, caramel, some ash, notes of fruit and chocolate. The flavor is close to the nose with some additional nut. The palate is sweetness. Overall an average beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (3763) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 6, 2011
50cl bottle. Pours an opaque coffee colour with a decent head. The nose is chocolatey with a slight burnt coffee note. The taste is more of the same but the coffee is dominant this time. The palate is good - nice texture after a medium sized body and then cleans ok. Overall, yep another great reproduction of a style by Nogne. Is there any style they can’t do?

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (3752) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - OCT 14, 2011
Bottle from Bierkoning. Dark brown body with small head. Nose of caramel, yeast, citrus. Taste is caramel and malts. Nice texture that is fizzy, but also well-rounded. Quite smooth overall. Nicely done.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JohnRMurdoch (3742) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUL 29, 2013
500ml bottle from Appellation Wines. Dark chestnut brown, reasonable head. Nutty malt aroma &flavour, smooth with sweet aftertaste. Not normally my favourite style of beer but I like this one.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Palme (3603) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 4, 2011
0.5l bottle. Pours a deep cloudy brown body with a red hue and a solid beige, lacing head. Nose is mild with yeast, dried fruits, forest and faint hops. Body is medium, perhaps a bit watery and the carbonation is medium+ Good tastes with notes of coffee beans, dried fruits, orange-zest and some thin chocolate with a slightly mild-sour-hoppy aftertaste. I think this was quite alright and it definitely tasted quite good combined with cheese and crackers.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Enjoyit (3581) - Vadum, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2010
Reddish brown of color with a brown foamy head. An aroma of spice, straw, sweets and raw notes. A flavor of spice, weak roasted, weak sweets, toffee and chocolate.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gam (3562) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 9, 2009
Biege head strong carbonation dark ruby coloured pour,aroma raisin caramel woodyness,flavour woody,coffee,bitter,caramel,cherries,a dryness,not a typical brun to me,and not appealing,too bitter no smoothness or nice malty sweetness,finish dry bitter,no thanks.


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