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Brewed by Thisted Bryghus
Style: Baltic Porter
Thisted, Denmark

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RATINGS: 742   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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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hobbersr (690) - Lethbridge, Alberta, - MAR 14, 2011
Pours dark brown with small off white head. The aroma has plum, chalk, licorice and a hint of coffee. The flavor has candy, chalk, licorice, salt and coffee.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (7806) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 14, 2016
16/V/16 - sample @ Leuven Innovation - BB: n/a (2016-593) Thanks to the Belgian RB crew for sharing today’s beers!

Clear dark brown to black beer, small creamy beige head, little stable, non adhesive. aroma: very roasted, hoppy, bit malty, coffee grit. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: very roasted, coffee, pretty hoppy, bit weird. Aftertaste: dark chocolate, coffee, malty, pretty bitter.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JefVerstraete (2754) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - MAY 25, 2016
@ LIBF 2016. Dark brown, beige foam. Roasty, coffee, caramel, smoke. Dry and bitter, well balanced. Nice porter.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike_77 (5062) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - MAY 22, 2016
Black with thin head. Aroma and flavour have light smoke. A full bodied beer. Dark. Bittersweet. Hints of liquorice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hamirubi (541) - Waarschoot, BELGIUM - MAY 21, 2016
10cl sample from bottle at the Leuven Innovation Beer Festival II 2016 (16 V 2016), as the Thisted Beer Geek Limfjords Porter. This 7.9 percentage ABV porter is black tanned, brown gloomed with beige collar. The nose and taste have lots of coffee, malts and sherry. Medium carbonated, really tasteful, with a warm spiritlike glow at the finish. This ending has fondant features and even some mint.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weihenweizen (2942) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - MAY 17, 2016
Refrigerated 0.5 L brown bottle poured into a snifter. Black with small beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, medium/thick body, lower carbonation, and a little lacing. Taste is roasted malt, anise, some smoke, a little coffee. Big flavor.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ElManana (1714) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - MAY 16, 2016
Tasting pour at Leuven Innovation Beerfestival. Thanks for sharing! Chocolate, very light roast, malts, caramel, ok.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nicke80 (409) - Södertälje, SWEDEN - MAY 14, 2016
50 cl bottle from copenhagen. Pours black with big lasting head. Roasted aroma with coffee and cocoa taste. Some liquorice taste with short bitter after taste.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
copestx (61) - Vesterbro, DENMARK - MAY 3, 2016
On draft at 1000fryd in Aalborg. Lots of tobacco and dark chocolate goodness, super well done. For the price this might be the best beer in DK. A perfectly executed Baltic porter.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AnG_BrgNor (408) - 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 (4716) - 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.


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