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Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Sweet Stout
Grimstad, Norway

bottled
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RATINGS: 380   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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We usually do not make compromises, but this is probably the exception. Norwegians are dead scared of dark beers. This is an attempt to show that there are gentle dark ales. As such Havre Stout is smooth and drinkable.

We think Havre Stout is good both with and in food. Try pairing it with a read meet dish, or give your vanilla icecream a small dash before serving. Recommended serving temperature 8°C/45°F.

11°P 20 IBU 4,5% ABV.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 19, 2009
Bottle 50cl. @ home.
Clear medium to dark black color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light brown to beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, chocolate, oat notes. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long to average duration, and a dry finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20081220]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (32344) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 20, 2008
50 cL bottle. Pours totally black and with a short lasting chocolate brown head. Aroma is roasted malt and chocolate. Flavour is light acidic to a roasted malt and chocolate flavour. Medium smooth mouthfeel from the oat but goes into an almost watery mouthfeel in the finish. Acidic roasted flavour in the finish with a light chocolate smoothness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ungstrup (29851) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 15, 2004
An opaque brown beer with a small light brown head. The aroma is of coffee, chocolate, and malt. The flavor is sweet roasted with notes of coffee and chocolate.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 16, 2005
(Bottle 50 cl) Black with and underlying reddish glow. Very small, creamy head. Lightly burned malty aroma. rather light-bodied, almost vaguely watery. Very malty flavours, roasted, slightly burned and perhaps a wee touch of smoke also. I miss some potency and fullness. 160905

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (21533) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 19, 2004
Black colour with small beige head. Sweet aroma with notes of coffee and nuts. Creamy mouthfeel. Roasty flavour with notes of nuts and coffe and a bit bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (20947) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2005
Bottled. Black colour, brown mediumsized head. Roasted malt, toffee and coffee in aroma. Roasted malt and old coffee in flavour. A bit watery mouthfeel.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
omhper (19976) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2004
Bottled. Black rich beige head. Very chocolatey with notes of coffee. Soft, gentle, velvetty mouthfeel and notes of "knäckebröd" (dry, hard , crispy, burnt bread). The body is medium to light, but the flavours fill your mouth. Warming, despite a low abv. Roasty, salty, coffee finish. A wonderful beer!!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17658) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 31, 2006
Bottle. Pours a black colour with a small tan head. Sweet slightly roasted aroma. Roasted malty flavor with some hints of chocolate. Has a sweet roasted malty aftertaste with some bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (16117) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2012
6th April 2010
Opaque black beer, short lived light brown head. Light palate. Tangy dark malt, soft and dry. Subtle peach and orange in the undertone, very subtle. Minerally dry finish. Not bad. A little brown bread and coffee in the finish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (15370) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 11, 2005
Very dark color, small head. Quite simple malty and roasted malt aroma. Very simple taste, thin, with quite a lot of roasted malt and caramel. Not exceptional…


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