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Ölvisholt Skađi

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Brewed by Ölvisholt Brugghús
Style: Saison
Selfoss, Iceland
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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.4/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Saison brewed with rye, spiced with angelica seeds.

Í Vallóníu, Frćnskumćlandi hluta Belgíu, fćddist bjórstíll sem gjarnan er kallađur Saison eđa "árstíđ". Bjórinn var bruggađur á sveitabćjum handa verkafólki á sumrin. Skađi sćkir innblástur í ţennan stíl. Viđ bruggunina á Skađa er bćtt rúg og íslenskri ćtihvönn, sem ýtir undir ţann kryddkarakter sem einkennir stílinn.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnar (6127) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 24, 2015
Bottle from Vinbudin, Reykjavik. Pours hazy dark amber with a small creamy off-white head. Aroma is fruity, with some weak funk, pepper and yeast. Taste is smooth, creamy malts, with some spicy notes, farmhouse and spice towards the finish, good and easy drinkability.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (11960) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 14, 2015
Fonefan 251014. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is sourness, smoked, malt. flavour is sourness, smoked, malt, yeast, fruit, spices. Medium body. OK beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsga (6523) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 22, 2015
Medium offwhite head. Clear amber body with carbonation. Mineraly earthy floral aroma with barnyard notes. Dry-sweet mineraly fruity floral taste with spicy notes. Mid-bodied. Sharpish, fizzy mouthfeel. Dryish earthy barnyard and fruit aftertaste with caramelly metal notes. Not really perfectly composed, but still nice. Way too much carbonation. (0.33l bottle, from Vinbuđin Kringlan, Reykjavik.)

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fdomig (509) - München, GERMANY - MAR 5, 2015
330ml bottle in Reykjavík. Aroma is sour cherry, light sweet. Appearance is light amber with a brown-ish head. Taste is sour and light sweet. OK

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (10541) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle at Hlemmur Square, Reykjavik. Pours cloudy copper with a large, frothy off-white head, long retention with excellent lacing. Aroma is spicy and earthy rye malt, earthy and herbal hops, woody notes, light pear esters. Flavor is sweet and earthy rye malt, medium earthy, woody, and herbal hops with apple and pear esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (14773) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle at Hlemnur. Hazy golden amber color, huge cream colored ice cream cone head. Nice funky barnyard bready aroma. Taste is raw brown bread. Tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
olsvammel (3885) - Örebro, SWEDEN - DEC 10, 2014
Sample at Örebro Öl & Whisky 2014. Fruity smell with some honey. Similar taste. Nice beer.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 19, 2014

Bottle 330ml.

[ As Ölvisholt Skađi ].
Clear medium yellow - amber orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, fruity, light yeasty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet with a average to long duration, fruity juicy, phenol, yeasty, smoked notes, sharp notes. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. [20141025]

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Reimer96 (1451) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 28, 2014
Pours a hazy Auburn color with a huge frothy tan color head. Aroma of spicy Belgian yeast phenols, pepper, fruity esthers, sweet berries and some spiciness from the rye. Taste is Belgian farmhouse funk, spicy rye malts, sweet berries, pepper, phenolic cloves and sweet fruitiness on the end before finishing dry and with a balanced farmhouse funk. Excellent bold bodied saison that’s complex and balanced.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (14773) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle. It pours a finger-thick creamy off-white head over an almost clear, dark golden body. The aroma is quite fruity-sweet, with some spiced, peppery notes and yeast hints. Phenolic hints of smoke. It’s medium to full-bodied, with quite a lot of carbonation. Semi-dry. Pale malts, some alcohol notes, a spiced touch and a fine bitterness in the flavor, lasting for a good while. Interesting more than good, but sure drinkable. 141025


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