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Brewed by Viborg Bryghus
Style: Imperial Stout
Viborg, Denmark
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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Viborg Imperial Stout brewed in the English style like those that were originally exported to the Russian market. The stout we brew here at Viborg bryghus is black, full. We use round handed amounts of peat smoked malt and English licorice. The full flavor and the high alcohol make this a beer for gents and real stout enthusiasts. It’s hand brewed by the use of a gas kettle and open fire, and provides the pronounced caramel flavor. Top fermented and cellared in 4 weeks. We recommend it to accompany lamb, ox, sausages and dark chocolate.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (35066) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 21, 2007
Bottle. Medium black color with a small fizzy fair lacing mostly lasting light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, burnt, moderate hoppy, licorice, coffe. Initial flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light to moderate bitter, finish flavor is light acidic and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. (Coffe / burnt bitter). Body is light to medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. Not a harmonic stout

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 14, 2007
50 cL Bottle. Pours hazy brown with a reddish hue and a dense milk chocolate brown head. Aroma is slight peach fruity and chocolate malty aroma. Quite smoked flavour, leads into a mild roasted malt and chocolate malt flavour. Ends slight bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29287) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2006
An opaque black beer with a thin brown head. The aroma is sweet malty with strong notes of chocolate, while the flavor is sweet malty with strong notes of alcohol mixing in with the chocolate.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2006
(On tap) Completely black and opaque with a small, creamy beige head. Somewhat unclean, burned aroma. Fairly full-bodied with sweetish, roasted malt and accents of both smoked and roasted malt. Sweetish and fruity with a burned, bitter finish. 281006

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (20742) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2006
Bottle. Dark brown coloured with a small beige ehad. Light roasted aroma of caramel. Light roasted flavour of caramel and alcohol.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (20330) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 27, 2008
Bottled (thanks Papsoe!). Hazy dark brown colour, quite close to black. Head was pale brown, and didn’t last for too long. Aroma is fruity along with chocolate and roasted malts. Flavour is smoked and roasted malts along with some weird sticky sweetness of fruits and alcohol. Some mild notes of licorice as it warms up. the sweetness in this one messes it up for me, otherwise it could have been really good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (19374) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 25, 2007
Bottled. Very black, brief beige head. Rich licorice aroma. Compact, dense body with plenty of chocolate, tobacco and licorice. Concentrated flavour, long bitter finish. A really well made imperial stout.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 28, 2009
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocoalte aroma with some hints of coffee. Sweetish malty roasted chocolate flavor with hints of caramel. Has a roasted sweetish malty chocolate finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (14044) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 23, 2007
Bottle at Bryggerdage i den gamle by. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, chocolate and licorice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13913) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 28, 2009
50cl bottle @ Løvbjerg, Odense. Pours black with a creamy brown head and lacings. Nose and taste is mild roast, liquorice, coffee and smoke. Smooth and full palate. The finish is dry, roasted and bitter. Very drinkable.


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