Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Imperial IPA
Stockholm, Sweden
Serve in Shaker, Snifter


on tap

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RATINGS: 763   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
“Neb” is a home brew recipe that has been scaled up with no consideration to economies of scale. Some say idiotic, and as an economist I would have to agree. Get fresh or die trying.

Awards: Gold medal and "Best of Show" at the Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2012. Best Swedish Beer 2013 according to ratebeer. Best Swedish Beer 2012 according to the readers of Allt om Öl. Best Swedish Beer according to beersweden.forum. On the list of 30 great IPAs to drink before you die at http://firstwefeast.com/drink/30-great-ipas-to-drink-before-you-die/


   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
cervmagpt (647) - PORTUGAL - MAY 31, 2016
Review based on the BJCP2015 guidelines (style 22A). Bottle 33 cl - Batch unknown. AROMA: predominant and intense hop aroma with citrus and pine notes. Slight malty-sweet background and almost neutral. slight alcohol presence. APPERANCE: gold color and slightly hazy with material in suspension. moderate white head with medium-low retention. TASTE: high hop flavor with citrus and pine/resin notes. medium-low malty-sweet background with an almost neutral character. high bitterness that lingers beyond an almost dry finish. PALATE: medium-light body with a slight texture. medium carbonation. no hop derived astringency and a slight alcohol warmth present. OVERALL: a nice and tasty double IPA that fits the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beer5000 (5859) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 31, 2016
330 ml bottle. Slightly hazy, deep orange body with a moderate sized off-white head. Aroma is nice with fruit, berries, pine and malt. Flavor is strong fruity with berries, hay, pine, caramel malt and good bitterness. I nice tasty, quite complex fruity bitterness with a solid sweet maltbase. Fine body and long lasting, sweet, fruity, bitter aftertaste. Complex and solid IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
HPDalen (272) - DENMARK - MAY 29, 2016
Citrus aroma full of pine, tropical fruit and some malt. Pours light golden with a white and frothy head. Extreme bitterness in taste. Fabulous flavours of citrus, grapefruit and lemon grass. Medium body, relatively light carbonation. Long after taste. Not a beer for the faint of heart. Wonderful beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MelvinKalksma (860) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - MAY 25, 2016

Medium/heavy aroma of malts, caramel, orange, tropical fruit, pine, hops and citrus.

Turbid/opaque yellow/golden beer with slight yeast and with a medium off-white head.

Starts medium sweet with malts, caramel, orange, tropical fruit and pine; ends slightly/medium bitter and slightly dry with hops and citrus.

This beer is intense, complex and balanced. It’s really tasty, having IBU than most IIPA’s while still sweet and easy to drink.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
PelleRoskvist (2) - Västra Frölunda, SWEDEN - MAY 24, 2016 does not count
Bästa dubbelipan på Systembolaget! Den här tröttnar jag aldrig på. Ska nog dricka en imorgon tror jag bestämt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
caesar (6591) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 23, 2016
Bottle from Drank van de Meisjes, small sample. Slight hazy golden color, short frothy head. Aroma is slight malty, bit sweet tropical fruit, bit pine. Medium bitterness, quite some malty sweetness as well, citrus. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kustie (839) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 21, 2016
Bottle from systembolaget Nyköping. Hazy golden color with lacing white head. Intense aroma has lots of tropical fruits, pine, grass, grape fruit. Taste is fruity with very nice long bitter and a bit sweet finish. Flavors of tropical fruits, grape fruit, apricot and malt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
woomThomas12 (222) - Falkenberg, SWEDEN - MAY 20, 2016
The beer is somewhat unclear who go in amber color. The foam is white with medium to large bubbles. The foam disappears leisurely quickly and leave fine traces. The scent surprises, here are some hops tones. The following are some sweet fruits of peach, orange and then comes the lemon. A little syrup, and white bread. You can also find some herbs, pine and grass, slightly sweet malt. The taste starts with some hops flavor but then comes a little sweetness of malt. Behind the little kids fruits that are now starting to take off, grapefruit, lemon, orange and peach. You will also find some herbs with an earthy tone than pine and grass. The hops hold themselves back a bit and release until the fruits and the taste more in a really good balance. Will a medium belongs bitterness that is absolutely right. Medium body. Occasionally with carbonic acid. Creamy and slightly greasy in the mouth. Mild bitterness at the end and a little sticky surface.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
felixll (31) - Rosemère, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 18, 2016
Blonde voilée. Arômes de houblons américains bien présents. Balance corps-amertume tres bien réalisée, voila qui lui fait gagner des points. Goût prononcé d’alcool en fin de bouche qui vient malheureusement gâcher le bon début. Bière correcte, vaut la peine d’etre essayée.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cyrenaica (1126) - Milton, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 9, 2016
330ml bottle
8.5% ABV
King/Spadina LCBO Outlet (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
July 22, 2014
The beer pours a hazed honey golds colour with a 1" off-white cap that lingers. Plenty of effervescence is visible. Aroma is pine, citrus, honey, and grains. The mouthfeel is medium bodied with average carbonation. The flavour is light grapefruit, wood, and notes of honey and grainy malt. Quite good.

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