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


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RATINGS: 1103   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Dark malts provide flavors of coffee and dried fruit. Recommended serving temperature 10°C/50°F. Try with dark chocolate, cheese, or red meat dishes.

Ingredients: Maris Otter, Munich, caramel, black malt, and chocolate malt; Centennial and Northern Brewer hops; English ale yeast, and our local Grimstad water.

16.5° P, 30 IBU, 7 ABV.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mcflylanister (60) - madrid, SPAIN - MAR 11, 2016
Botella. Presencia caoba oscura con corana marfil persistente y compacta. Carbonatacion media. Aroma a pan y chocolate. Sabor sedoso con el alcohol bien integrado, dulce y cafe con largo amargor cafetoso.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vjohans (669) - SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2016
smoke, vanilla, chocolate, coffee, black, hazy, brown foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, oily feel, soft carbonation, bitter, long finish,

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lele (368) - Padova, ITALY - JAN 31, 2016
Una delle migliori porter mai assaggiate. Gustosa e complessa. Sentori dominanti di marzapane, caffè e cioccolato, nonché un floreale al naso. Corpo medio, la birra scivola benissimo. Capolavoro!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (9031) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 27, 2016
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear dark brown with a thin, persistent dark beige head. Nice lacing. Aromas of coffee and dark chocolate. Tate is rich strong coffee, more dark chocolate, earthy too. Long bitter finish. Hints of red berries on the end. Luscious.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (7349) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2016
Tap@Banksia, Copenhagen – black pour with tan head. Aroma and taste is medium sweet and roasted malty, chocolate and caramel sweetness, some coffee, smooth mouthfeel, nice vanilla nuance throughout, nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ysok02 (791) - MOns, BELGIUM - JAN 14, 2016
Robe brune presque noire, mousse crémeuse. Nez puissant et complexe, chocolat, café au lait, noisette, malt torréfié, fourrure. Bouche à l’attaque crémeuse, belle ampleur, superbe rétro torréfiée, longueur et équilibre. Un très beau Porter de fin de soirée.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Marstonlad (716) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle @ Favela, Helsinki. Pours black with a dense, fairly big head. The aroma displays a solid, dark and roasty malt profile; espresso, licorice, rye bread and some chocolate. Taste is dryish, medium to heavily roasty and in the finish, moderately bitter. Coffee and dark bread combine with licorice and chocolate. The palate is medium to full bodied with a creamy texture, low to average in carbonation. Warming, rich and balanced porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Quick3Beers (809) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Pours a black from a bottle with a thin off-white head. Aroma of coffee, flavor adds dried figs. Very well-balanced, almost approaching a stout mouthfeel. Sort of like an oatmeal stout almost without that rounder feeling, or about as thin as a milk stout without the annoying lactic sugar added. Very good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AnG_BrgNor (410) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 26, 2015
Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and some coffee. The taste is a løittle bit bitter with coffee, roasted malts, hops, chocolate, licorice and nuts., but the roasted malts is by far the heavy one. Its a good porter, but personally I think its to much roasted to give it higher than 3.5....

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lebermilz (207) - GERMANY - DEC 20, 2015
Dark brown, not very persistent caramel head. Coffee, black bread, caramel. Medium sweet, good bitterness, black coffee. Good harmony!

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