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Nørrebro Little Korkny Ale 2007 & 2009 Niepoort Barrel

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Formerly brewed at Nørrebro Bryghus
Style: Barley Wine
København, Denmark
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RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Editor’s note: 512 bottles of 37,5 cl made in the original 2007 version. A later 2009 version was released in 2011.

Danish: En Barley wine på 12% alk. Efter gæring har denne øl lagret i 9 måneder på ståltank, hvorefter den er lagret yderligere 12 måneder på Niepoort fade. Duften i denne ekstremt intense og komplekse øl er domineret af kraftige malttoner, hvor også rosiner og nødder trænger sig på. Smagen er fyldig, vinøs og portvinspræget med blød eg bag. Den lange eftersmag er varm og alkoholisk med en let sødme.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ibrew2or3 (6926) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - MAY 19, 2013
Woodshed 2.0. Huge thanks to stobbe74 for shipping me this over two years ago. Soeren!! The 2007 vintage bottle pours out with a murky mahogany body supporting a thin tan head of foam. The modest aroma offers up musty cherry, prunes and some molasses. The taste has smooth rich nectar like goodness coming from brown sugar covered prunes and ripe cherries. It gets a touch earthy sherry like to midway and into the finish. Yum, rich smooth blended sipper. Love it.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BOLTZ7555 (2822) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - APR 21, 2013
Bottle generously shared by Ibrew2or3 @ Woodshed 2.0! Dark mahogany pour with a razor thin head. A little syrupy. A little oxidized. Still get some caramel, toffee, dark fruit, vanilla, and malt. 2007 bottling and you can tell...but oh so happy to have tried!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pantanap (3357) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 23, 2013
375ml bottle courtesy of jacob... Pours a murky deeper mahogany with a hint of reddish hue and topped with a very minimal resemblance of a head whatsoever... A lightly vinous red fruit component to a somewhat oxidized and papery malty caramel and toffee barley wine base. Semi-sweet but smooth throughout. Still holding up but oxidation is starting to settle in a bit... Flavors are more of the same with deeper toffee and dark fruit overtones soon to be followed up with a light vinous aspect to it. Smooth although a touch oxidized. Medium bodied or just there above with a lighter level of carbonation. Still fairly good but somewhat past its prime.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sarro (122) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Pours hazy brown, dark brown center. No head. Nose and palette are comparable with sweet barley and some vanilla, oak, whiskey, slight chocolate fudgy finish. Also some golden raisin and slight oxidation. Full bodied. Sweet. Nice integrated booze and barrel. Drink now! 

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Meilby (7651) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 2, 2013
Bottle 375ml vintage 2007 @ Geokkjer
Pours reddish dark brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, oxidized, brown sugar and wood. Taste is heavy sweet and light bitter with a very sweet and woody finish. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (6660) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - DEC 23, 2012
Bottle shared by Kyle, thanks! Pours a hazy brown with a tan head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a nice combination of sweet grains and wine with a bit of caramel underlying. Flavor stats with earthy sweet grains with wine and caramel in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PilsnerPeter (3028) - Flushing, New York, USA - OCT 14, 2012
Notes from my backlog: Pours a muddy maroon/deep brown purpleish with a tan film of head. Rich aroma- port, chocolate, sweet tobacco richness, huge malt depth. Big flavor as well. Raisin, vanilla, honeyish maltose sweetness apparent port like notes and mild booze- sweet brandy and tobacco. Huge, but cohesive and somewhat balanced with some nuance.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
madmitch76 (15128) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2012
4th April 2010
Cloudy brown beer. Sweet aged malt nose. Light semi dry palate. Boozy malt with a trace of wood, leather and a little bitterness from the Port and subtle minerally dark fruits. Finishes crisp and semi dry with a warming afterglow. The Port shines through here and joins things together very well with the sweet malt.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
olio (6232) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
375 ml bottle @ Ølfestival Kobenhavn.
Pours deep dark red color with no head. Aroma of lots of raisins, plums, ripe bilberries and sugar candy. Flavor of ripe dark fruits, plums, lots of raisins, vanilla, some sugar, mild chocolaty notes and some dark berries. Very smooth palate with a fruity and sweetish caramelly finish. Excellent.
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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
lusikka (6267) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
Bottle @ Ølfestival København 2012.
Pours a hazy dark brown colour without a head. Very rich aroma of dark chocolate, sour berries and red wine. Flavour of rich dark chocolate, toasted malts, nuts, sweet raisins, red wine and strong oak. Full bodied, oily mouthfeel and a long, raisiny and sweet finish with some tangy red wine. Rich and complex.


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