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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.39/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A low ABV Norwegian Christmas beer for the grocery store market.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
djoeye (3640) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 3, 2013
50 cl aluminium can from Eurospar Langnes Tromsø - a great supermarket with orderly display of beers. 2012; bright n tight caramel-white head, diminishes on a dark amber brown body. Some lacing. Scents of dark malts, pine needles, chocolate box, apple peel. Tastes sweet dark malts, sour grass, faint hops, butter, a tiny tiny nut. Very smooth and a bit watery in the mouth, low carbonation. Semi dry at last, with some roasted malt. 2013; about same appearance and scents as 2012. Tastes sweet dark malts, apple peel, very faint hops, hints of cinnamon, butter. Even less carbonation than 2012. Ends half dry, some dark bread, roasted malt, nutty butter, a tiny "smørbukk". Overall decent "Yuletide" beer, but lacks some spices and some carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
abemorsten (3565) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - NOV 13, 2009
Tried 24.10.2009 at Nærbø Ølfestival. Supposedly it would not be released in the shops until the week after. We were told this one would sit well with meat dishes and casseroles like chilli con carne. Pours clear golden with a small beige head that vanishes. Aroma of molasses and date - Surprisingly inviting. Sweet yet balanced. Light to medium bodied with a syrupy but dry texture. Better than expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
nilsas (3425) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 2, 2013
God duft av rosiner, krydder og nøtter. Lite skum. Frisk smak av rosiner og krydder. Et godt øl som tåler å stå litt. Denne lå inne med best før Sep 2011 og er trolig fra 2010.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vighals (3161) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2013
Rødbrun i fargen med høyt beige skum. Malt, plomme, svisker. Rund, lite bitter, lite kullsyre

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Holmen2 (2873) - NORWAY - NOV 28, 2014
From bottle at SAS-garasjen 28.11.14. Dark amber. Small and diminishing beige head. Not much lacing. Swet aroma of syrup and berries. Similar taste. A bit waterish. Short aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
esp0r (2729) - NORWAY - JAN 5, 2012
Bottle enjoyed at home
Deep copper brown, 1 cm tanned head. Smells of caramel, burned malts and hints of rubber. Taste is quite light for the color, quite drinkable too with some sweetness. , but not enough to make it a balanced beer. A little dry on the palate and a bitter finish

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
andrepintado (2727) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - OCT 10, 2013
50cl can thanks to Cunningham. Color is dark copper and head is medium. Carbonation is mediun. Sweetness is medium to high. Bitterness medium to low. Caramel and malt aroma.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
RuneStumo (2575) - Haugesund, NORWAY - NOV 30, 2008
30.11.2008, 0,33l Bottle. The colour is amber pale brown. The aroma is thin malty. From the colour of this I expected more taste. Very low on hops, both aroma and bitternes.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bergstaden (2395) - Røros, NORWAY - DEC 17, 2009
Amber with off white head - nice aroma off caramel malt - same taste of sweet malt, some bitterness - thin body, short finish, but still ok beer

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
NosirIwont (2350) - Frederikssund, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2009
Can. Pours a clear, amber golden with a big off-white head. Sweet cereal/corn aroma with a bit of malt. Molasses as it warms. Mildly bitter flavour with the same sweet cereals as the aroma. Bit of malt and fruit as well. Cereal finish with lingering spicy notes. Molasses as it warms. 02-07-09.

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