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Omnipollo
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Barley Wine
Stockholm, Sweden
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 390   ABV: 13%
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The complexity of simplicity. Ramping up a simple recipe of base malt and East Kent Golding provides a rich and intense ale that with time will develop complexities.

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Melker's rating

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Melker (202) - Varberg, - OCT 4, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 5, 2013 nahh I didnt like this beer. Soap in the aroma, orange and belgian yeast. Too much yeast and too much alcohol. meh


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jacamus (12) - Beverley, East Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2014
Really surprising considering the constituent elements! Hazy as heck, aroma of plummy stone fruits. Amazing complexity for ridiculously simple recipe. Almost refuse to believe it! Then again , Belgian ales of similar strength are often very simple too. Very surprising!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bov (9371) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JUL 22, 2014
draught@Erzbierschof - pretty clear amber-orange beer with no foam left; aroma of cognac, sour berries and hints of pear; full-bodied and sticky; rounded and pretty sweet; fairly bitter and with a solid apparent alcohol, caramel, marzipan and chewy fruity notes

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
SinH4 (14) - - JUN 30, 2014
on tap at Erzbierschof Liebefeld, June 20, 2014. The high abv is very noticeable. Cloudy orange color with a proper white head. Some fruit in the aroma, but also sugar, malt and bread. Taste is sweet with some hops and caramel in there. Complex. I enjoyed it very much.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leini (737) - SWEDEN - MAY 2, 2014
330ml bottle. Hazy cloudy orange/amber body with a medium head. Sweet malts, alcohol, dried fruit and figs. Kind of unbalanced on the sweeter side...

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daje (2049) - NORWAY - APR 24, 2014
On tap at Schouskjelleren, march 29th 2014. Dark orange body, small offwhite head. Aroma of grapes, crystal malt, roast. Taste is lightly tart with apples and grapes, sweetened by caramel, chocolate and a thick body, very noticable alcohol. Light bitterness, tart fruity aftertaste. Quite refreshing for the strength.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jorn69 (874) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2014
@ Havregatan. Flaska från Systembolaget (69:-). Maltig och fruktig, ganska hög sötma, citrusaktiga toner, alkoholtoner, viss kryddighet, peppar. Avslutningen är alkoholvärmande, hyfsat lång, ganska torr och något besk.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
omhper (19243) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - APR 19, 2014
Bottled, from Systembolaget. Hazy orange, small head. Aroma of gin and tonic with extra lime juice. Underlying syrupy malt sweetness, but sour lime juice dominates. Marzipan, tart mead and loads of gin. Sticky finish with burning alcohol. A total mess.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JBPortland (684) - Portland, Maine, USA - APR 11, 2014
12oz bottle pours semi-clear amber with big 3 finger head. Nose is big bready raisin, plum, cracker, booze. Taste is viscous sweet biscuity raisin, fig, plum, apple, bready, dough, boozy. Finish is sweet sticky malty bread, raisin, booze.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KnutAlbert (6012) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 27, 2014
On tap at Schouskjelleren, Oslo. Rough aroma, a whiff of paint solvent here. Bittersweet, cough drops, intense. Alcohol. I’m not sure about this one...

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (10275) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 17, 2014
Bottle. Deep golden-orange colour with an off-white head. Aroma is sugar, malt, hop, alcohol. flavour is sugar, malt, hop, alcohol, berries, tropical fruits. Too boozy to me.


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