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Brewed by Nøgne Ø
Style: Smoked
Grimstad, Norway

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RATINGS: 575   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Norwegian: En kompleks barley wine med moderat røkprofil. Brygget på årets mørkeste dag.

English: This smoked Barley Wine is brewed with 30% smoked malt and 20% rye.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
whoisghost (61) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUL 15, 2014
Pours a nice chocolate with thin creamy head, lace stays around forever. Aroma of smoked meat and a slightly sweet secondary smell. Definitely taste the smoke up front with a huge bitter toffee hit behind it. Balanced out with sweet malty flavours. Coats the mouth incredibly. Nice, slight carbonation and perfectly weighted. This beer really hides the big ABV well

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bendrixian (1108) - Canadiana, Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUL 13, 2014
Peaty aroma with a certain salt marsh oceanic peaty quality; smoke and sweet figs. On the palate it isn’t as sweet as I thought it would be. Liquid smoke like and hot with bacon fat saltyness and malts. Very complex brew. worth aging!

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
johndoughty (3979) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle. Brown with a small head. Slightly sweet with an unusual nutty flavour. Different and dangerous.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CH-303 (1407) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - JUL 7, 2014
Appearance: Black brown, tan though very little head.
Aroma: Smoke, dark malt. Coffee?
Taste: Dark malt. Smoke, but not the pleasant wood fire kind, more of a house-on-fire kind... A bit flat. Bitterness, coffee hints. Slightly disappointed, unfortunately.
Bought: Erzbierschof, 500 ml, CHF 10.50
Info: 5/7-2014, BB: 21/12-2017

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vighals (1152) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - JUL 4, 2014
Svært mørk brun med tynt beige skum. Kvae, tjære og mørke frukter i bakgrunnen. Røkt smak men med mye fruktighrt av mørke bær. Mye som skjer mens denne drikken sirkulerer i munnen. Kort

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Tselloufc88 (130) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2014
Half pint at post office vaults, Birmingham. Smell is of whiskey and bacon, taste is of whiskey, sweetness and an aftertaste of bacon. This is an utterly ridiculous beer. Way out of my league. But I can see why people would enjoy it!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
borre_m (272) - NORWAY - JUL 3, 2014
Pours very dark almost black, with slightly tanned head. Aroma is smoky, with some dark fruit notes. Taste is malty with smoke coming through. I am not a fan of smoked beers..,

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
SPDickerman (954) - Texas, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Pours dark murky brown with a thin ring of light beige fizz. Smells smokey and of vanilla. Taste is caramel, smoke, hints of vanilla, and a touch of booze. Full-bodied with a smooth texture and soft mouth-carbonation, Nøgne Ø Sunturnbrew finishes with a soft lingering sweetness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sebilinz (500) - Linz, AUSTRIA - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown body with tan head. Aroma is roasted malts smoke and some alcohol. Taste is caramel sweetness with dried fruits, some herbs and smoke. Aftertaste is medium bitter with roasted malts and smoke. Nice complex one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pyrmir (3351) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 21, 2014
500 ml bottle. Reddish brown with beige head. Aroma of peat, smoked meats, roasted malt and booze. Taste is medium sweet, smokey, peat, smoked meats with a long smokey finish


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