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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.28/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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This wheat based farmhouse-style Christmas Ale is smooth and cloudy. Deeply kilned Belgian malts and our rustic farmhouse yeast come together to provide a bone-dry, warming richness with notes of dark fruit, wet stone, leather, and tobacco. In Season when ‘tis the Season.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Gaultier (333) - SWEDEN - AUG 10, 2014
Tap @ Mikkeller & Friends. Aroma: Fruity, caramel. Taste: Fruity, acidic, cherries. Body is medium, the finish is quite short.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 4, 2014
Draft @ Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen. Pours a slightly hazy dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel aroma with weak buttery hints. Sweetish malty spicy yeasty caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel finish.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Jorn69 (936) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2014
Tap @ Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen 16/7-14. Malty and spicy with light smokey notes, acidic, caramel and raisins, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry, medium bitter and acidic.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2014
From tap. Pours hazy dark brown, small tan head. Fruity and light wineous. Overripe fruity, light spiced, mild acidic and wineous. Vague acetone note.plums and raisins. Lingering dry and citric finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (29287) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2014
Draft. A brown beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of butter, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of lemons, butterscotch, and brettanomyces, leading to a tart finish. Weird, wonder if this is how it is meant to be.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (35066) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 23, 2014

Draught @ Mikkeller Bar, Viktoriagade 8BC, kld., DK-1655 Copenhagen, Denmark.

[ As Oxbow Saison Noel ].
Unclear medium amber orange color with a small, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, spicy, buttery, butterscotch. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet, light acidic and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, tart, fruity, caramel, spicy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140430]

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Theis (13395) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 21, 2014
Draught at MikkellerBar. Clear brown - white head. Fat butterish aroma. Acid. Berries. Rubber. Light bitter notes. Sweetness. Hmmm. Not my style - Diacetyl.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (5812) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAY 15, 2014
[4/30/14] Draught at Mikkeller Bar in Copenhagen. Deep red-amber color. Aroma of butter, cherries, berries, some funk, oak and malt. Sourish flavor with a bit of butter, lactic notes and fruitiness. Medium-bodied. More buttery as it gets warmer. Started as 3.4, lowered it to 3.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Skinnyviking (7062) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2014
Draught. Low and quickly disappearing white head. hazy dark brown body. Potato vedgetable brett aroma. Distinct brett flavor with sweet hints of caramel and honey. Low carbonation. Short finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zvikar (3404) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAY 9, 2014
Draught sample at Mikkeller Bar in Copenhagen. Pours clear brown to red, aroma is sour, malty with sour wood, flavor is sour and malty with fruits, medium bodied.


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