Brewed by Koskipanimo
Style: Imperial Stout
Tampere, Finland
Serve in Snifter


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RATINGS: 186   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.93   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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The Siperia Imperial Stout is brewed to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Pikkulintu beer/whisky pub in Helsinki. It is the most bitter commercial beer brewed in Finland so far. The first batch of 1250 liters is available now in Pikkulintu, and later in the Plevna brewpub in Tampere. Hops used: Mount-Hood, Simcoe, Tomahawk, Vanguard. Gravity: 20%, bitterness: 100 EBU, color: 300 EBC.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikkopen (880) - Oulu, FINLAND - NOV 25, 2013
330 ml bottle. Black, with a tihn brown head. Roasted malty aroma with fruits, liquorice and coffee. The flavour is roasterds malty, with coffee and liquorice, and a lingering grapefruity hoppy finish. Excellent stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
cenzu (34) - - NOV 22, 2013
the beer has a very dominating taste, of which the most overwhelming one is grapefruit. the consistency is nice and the beer sinks well for an alc vol 8 beer.

-- via beerbasher/winphone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Turboninja (110) - Tampere, FINLAND - NOV 22, 2013
Semi-strong aroma with a bit roasted flavors of licorice, resin and alcohol. Very dark brown color with brown semi-thick head. The taste has almost everything: strong organic, malty, a bit roasted coffee flavor with wide taste spectrum. But, there is almost none sweetness as the aroma suggests. No licorice, tar etc.. Perhaps a glimpse of chocolate. Palate is too light for this style. Medium carbonation is ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stecken (174) - SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2013
Bottle at Smöf 2013. Sweet and fruity with hints of caramel, dried fruits, chocolate, roasted malts. Quite hoppy for the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mauritsio (486) - FINLAND - NOV 21, 2013
Bottle@Joutsen. Black with lasting Lite brown head. Thick maltyness with some red berries. Bitter with hint of sweetness. Slight alcohol. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dermi (669) - Helsinki, FINLAND - NOV 13, 2013
33 cl, bottled. Pours black with a nice tan head. Creamy chocolate comes to mind just by looking it. Aroma: Spruces and roasted malt, cocoa. Taste: Roasted bitterness. Mildly sweet. Pleasant. Roasted flavours, long aftertaste, nutty roast. Roasted malt comes nicely without sacrificing hops. Pleasantly in balance. Excellent.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HopfenWeisse (1172) - - NOV 12, 2013
Pitch black color with nice lasting brown head. Aroma is fruits, hops. Flavor is hops, bitter, dry.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Toomio (269) - Joensuu, FINLAND - NOV 10, 2013
Puolimäkeen asti hyvä, sitten pistelee. Tämän jälkeen suomalainen kalja ei maistu edes vedeltä.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TET (1806) - FINLAND - NOV 9, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 12, 2013 A pitch black beer with a medium, dense and light brown head. The nose is roasted with coffee, at the same time also strongly citrusfuity and fresh, liquirice, some sweetness, hint of pine needles and strawberries. Taste is powerfull, strongly roasted and grapefruity, strong bitterness, some black coffee. The end is very long and strong, sour and grapefruity bitterness stays in the mouth. Medium+ bodied, low carbonation, quite smooth to drink. The powerfull beer with the strong and grapefruity hoppyness, very enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pyrmir (3631) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 27, 2013
Sample from bottle @smöf13. Pitch black with lasting tan head. Aromas of chocolate, fruit, roasted malts, sweet liquorice and some solvent. Taste is rough with similar notes; liquorice, leather, tar, salmiac and roasted malts. Long bitter and roasted finish

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