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


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RATINGS: 211   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Imperial DunkelWit from Nøgne Ø is an attempt to combine the best of many brewing cultures. Indeed we hope to please the Belgian ale partisan, the dark ale enthusiast, as well as those who love big ales with this one product. That is a tough ambition. At least we had fun brewing it...... Ingredients: Grimstad water, wheat, malted barley, coriander, orange peel, hops and yeast. 24*P, 25 IBU

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
chrisv10 (13131) - DENMARK - JUL 8, 2013
Bottle. Dark brown with small tan head. Aroma is malt, spices, yeast, caramel and coriander. Flavour is malt, spices, sweet, caramel, yeast, coriander, hop and medium bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Uhlen (251) - Trondheim, NORWAY - JUN 20, 2013
Brown reddish liquid with a medium beige head. Sweet aroma of roasted breadcrumbs, citrus and pine. Taste is very belgian ale, with some pilsner-assosiations. Alot of malty sweetness and some funkyness. Rich mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Eructoblaster (3418) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 15, 2013
Bottle - 500ml. Cloudy dark brown body with a thin off-white foamy/creamy head. good malty/hoppy aroma with piney and herbal hints. Alcohol is very well hidden. Its complex taste carries piney, yeasty, citrusy, and some licorice notes. Ends with a long, robust, warming bittersweet finish. Interesting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmrmwel (1368) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 5, 2013
Bottle. Pours clear dark golden, with a big creamy head. Peculiar sweet aroma with toffee and yeast, as well as a good dose of tutti frutti chewing gum and assorted fruits. Not really bad, but definitely quite weird. Full body, with average carbonation. Flavour is sweet with roasted malts, molasses, raisins and prunes, and with an almost amazingly finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NikkTwist (2087) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 1, 2013
Draft at Farmers Cabinet for a None O event. Very dark copper pour with an off-white foam. Molasses. Deep rich red fruit. Not a typical Dunkel Wit at all. Figs. Raisins. Black plums. Peppercorns. Vegemite. Gently sweet with a black heart. Liked much more than expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichardGretton (4448) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 19, 2013
Bottle. Brownish black beer with a fairly strong head. The aroma is malty with some fruity yeastiness, and the flavour is sugary sweet with maltyness and a gentle bitterness. Overall a good beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Aaron68 (608) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 13, 2013
500 ml bottle @ Tilt Bar,Oslo.April 10, 2013 Beer from a tulip glass Dark brown in color. Aroma is citrus,malt,yeast and a bit alcohol. Taste is a bit sweet and warm due to high ABV. Very interesting and nice beer in my opinion.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
altonbrownd (4348) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - APR 12, 2013
Big bottle from Belmont Station, Portland OR. Dark brown body with thin hazy head. Nose is sweet, fruity, caramel. Taste is caramel, roasty malts, barley and orange peel. Smooth and creamy texture. Enjoyable but also a bit funky.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lilja (2242) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 12, 2013
Smak och doft av parafymerad tvål, russin, nötter, apelsinskal, läkerol original och en aning laktristoner. Svårfångad i sitt smakregister. Bra beska.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Furseth (2026) - Kungälv, SWEDEN - APR 7, 2013
Bottle, from Vinmonoplet Örsta -Norway! Darl red colour, with a nice big head. Aroma had a dominans of smokey,citrus, dusty, belgian yeasty, and a bit banana. Flavor had smouth mouthfeeling of a nice complexity, with caramelly, flowers citrus,yeasty, banana! This was a werry nice surprice! Werry good indeed!!

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