Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Grimstad, Norway
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


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RATINGS: 213   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Tindved er et syrlig norsk øl brygget på norsk byggmalt og norsk hvete. Det er tilsatt saft fra pressede tindvedfrukter for å gi den gode friskheten. Dette er et ufiltrert og upasteurisert øl. Skjenk derfor forsiktig i glasset slik at sedimentene i bunnen flasken kan ligge uforstyrret.

Tindved is a sour Norwegian ale brewed with Norwegian malted barley and raw wheat. We added juice from pressed sea buckthorn to obtain the brash sourness. Nøgne Ø ales are unfiltered and unpasteurized so pour carefully if you want to leave the natural yeast in the bottom of the bottle.

yngwie's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
yngwie (14762) - Kristiansand, - MAY 21, 2013
Bottle. It’s a clear, golden beer topped by a small, dense, off-white head. Fresh aroma of berries, leather, citrus peel and barnyard. Some lightly spiced hints. Peppery. Oily mouthfeel, dry and pleasantly carbonated. Mild, berry flavor with a peppery hint, citrus notes and even more berries. Lasting finish with berries and some peppery hints. Sure not the most extreme sour beer I’ve had, but it’s easy drinkable and tasteful. Really pleasant to drink. 130304

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
olsvammel (3872) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 21, 2015
Bottle from Systembolaget. It was a gusher. Tart and smoky smell. Similar taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
RuneStumo (2316) - FØRRESFJORDEN, NORWAY - MAR 15, 2015
15.03.2015. 0,25l Bottle. Golden orange colour with white head. Horse and stables. Very sour. Harsh. But also fresh and strong. Dry mouthfeel with ripe fruits and grepe seeds. There are some strange flavours here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zwiebel88 (442) - GERMANY - MAR 13, 2015
Gelblich-orange.In der Nase Zitrus, Säure, fruchtige Noten, funky. Am Gaumen fruchtig, angenehm sauer, Zitrus.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sharkydodson (479) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - MAR 9, 2015
the aroma is fruity and malty with hints of vinegar and forest berries... the taste is fruity with notes of yeast, sour apple, spicy herbs and berries... aftertaste is sour and sweet...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blairgus (2976) - California, USA - MAR 7, 2015
7 Mar 2015, bottle. yellow, mostly clear, steady bubbles, rocky head. nose is nice. it is sour at first, but not too much so. sweet granola malt and some spiced notes. thin body and moderately fizzy. the sourness isn’t very prominent, just hints here and there. it reminds me of bramble or dried twigs. moderately sweet

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (2588) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 4, 2015
Bottle. Wild ale indeed, came gushing out. Aroma is very tardy and sour, with acidic spice. Taste is sharp and harsh, with horseblanket, brett, forrest herbs and a little old grassy hops. Strange beer, interesting though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erasmus_ro (1661) - Alabama, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle, BBE 12/03/15. As the cap is cracked, the beer starts to pour out. After some cleaning the beer poured yellowy orange with a small, white head. Aroma is berries, sour, light oak, some balsamic. Taste is red berriness, rowanberry, sour, balsamic vinegar, caramel, lightly sweet. Not that pleasant. Very high carbonation, fairly light. Unpleasant, Feels too old.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
anstei (175) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 27, 2015
0.25l bottle at The Local Taphouse. Pours light amber with a medium, quickly dying head. Punchy nose, quite aggressive, but clearly sour. Taste is fresh, crispy carbonization, hints of vinegar at first, well-crafted sourness, surprisingly easy to drink. Dry finish. Good, but a bit too expensive over here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorisPPattyn (8227) - Ursel, BELGIUM - FEB 15, 2015
Gushing to... no head! over fully hazy orange beer. Sourish wild yeast, (pedio?), barnyard. Sour, lactic, bit spicy, other grains too, wheat. Some citrus. Feels very carbonated. Faint slickness, maybe medium bodied. Seems a bit "forced" on the wild yeast.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (8092) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle from Dranken Geers, Oostakker, nr Gent, Belgie consumed at home Friday 23rd January 2015 Mmhhh. never had buckthorn before and not entirely sure where it is or what it contributes here but its a pleasant enough sour/wild ale. Pours hazy gold a little funky aroma not sure if I get a salty tang. A steady tart/sourness to this, fruity with a little bite and edge to it, moving towards a dry finish. Nice beer. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.6

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