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Brewed by Thisted Bryghus
Style: Baltic Porter
Thisted, Denmark

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RATINGS: 734   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82/5   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Kom fra Thisted Bryghus i 1989 efter syv års eksperimenter. Navnet stammer fra Urban-bryggeriet i Aalborg, hvor brygmesteren fra Thisted Bryghus i slutningen af 70érne ”slog sine folder”. Her fik han første gang ”smag” for provinslivet og denne særlige øltype, som ofte i Thisted-regi betegnes som øllets gentleman. Navnet købtes efter Urban-bryggeriets lukning i 1986. Limfjords-Porteren ”kredsede” brygmesteren om frem til 1997, hvorefter han ikke mente længere at kunne forbedre produktet. Den rette blanding af maltene var opnået. Af usædvanlige ingredienser skal nævnes røgmalt og engelsk lakrids, der tilsammen giver en smagsmæssig balance på et lidt højere niveau end det sædvanligvis ses. Brygmesterens personlige favorit og ”hjertebarn”.


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4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Simonsen (1044) - - NOV 2, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 27, 2014 Kjøpt i dagligvare i Danmark. Svært farge med en tynn skumrand . Smaker heftig av mørkbrent malt, tjære, røyk, lakris,eik og kaffe. En av mine favoritt øl. En fantastisk god imperial stout Smaker fortsatt helt utrolig bra


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AnG_BrgNor (324) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 18, 2016
Bottle. Nice lasting foam top. Aroma and taste is roasted, licorice, coffee and some alcohol. A very nice Baktic, really good!!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nearbeer (4610) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - APR 16, 2016
500 ml. lot no. 23022015. Assuming this has aged for over a year from that info. Nose is cured tobacco, bacon, raisin, toffee, chocolate malt and a hint of oats. Look is opaque jet with a creamy disc of lasting foam. Flavors of dark toffee, citrus zest, char, prune and smoky bandage. Medium-plus body has a smooth, low-medium carbonation and a drying finish that brings a drinkable balance to the big malty brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jokestereo (251) - SWEDEN - APR 8, 2016
Pours dark brown with a tanned head that disappears quite fast. Aroma; Coffee, dried fruits, roasted malt, liqourice, and some booze. Taste; Roasted malt, liqourice, coffee, some dried fruits and nuts with a bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
linusb (544) - SWEDEN - APR 8, 2016
A: Deep dark brown, almost Pitch black with a off white head. N: Coffee, liqourice, perfume, floral T: Liqourice root, coffee O: Bitter and tart. Nice!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
flying_pig (1357) - SCOTLAND - APR 5, 2016
500ml Bottle from Netto Supermarket, Copenhagen (18 Danish Krone):
Strong, slightly boozy with some alcohol showing but far from a bad beer. Good roasted flavours & a malty taste complimented the chocolate sweetness & liquorice. Full-bodied & smooth, the beer seemed warming & was very enjoyable; good stuff all round.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
nuplastikk (5570) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - APR 4, 2016
500ml bottle. Unfiltered looking brown-black body. Steady beige head rims the glass. I was a little hesitant with the licorice, but this is a fantastic Baltic Porter, has a lot of English sensibility while still amping it up a notch. The smoke is more prevalent than the licorice to me, I’d be comfortable calling this a Smoked Porter. Quite excellent, I will definitely revisit this.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mesjasz (705) - Lodz, POLAND - MAR 13, 2016
Bottle. Black color, nice brown head. Aroma of roasty malt, coffee, cocoa, died fruits. Taste is medium sweet, light bitter, nicely balanced. Flavor of dried fruits, roasty malt, coffee. Tasty beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MGantzel (178) - Aalborg, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2016
Denne porter har et sort udseende med et svagt, men tykt skum. Øllen har en kraftig aroma af lakrids og kaffe, og smager deraf med noter af chokolade. Lav karbonering.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DerGantzel (260) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2016
Aroma of roasty malt, chocolate, liquirice and coffee. Dark with a beautiful brown head. Medium-high sweetness and light-medium bitterness. Strong roasty, chocolate and liquirice taste. Average soft carbonation, full body, creamy texture. Definately one of the best supermarket porters from Denmark.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fombe89 (1715) - Asturias, SPAIN - FEB 25, 2016
Botella, of @Fonefan, Thanks!! 25/02/2016. BBD:12/03/16 Color negro, espuma beige, aroma torrefacto, ahumado, sabor torrefacto, cafe, cuerpo medio, aceitosa. muy rica.


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