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Virklund India Pale Ale

Virklund India Pale Ale
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Brewed by Virklund Bryghus
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Virklund, Silkeborg, Denmark
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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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The India Pale Ale from Virklund is brewed according to the proud English ale traditions. This pale amber ale has a beutifully balanced bitterness, that doesn't overwhelm, but gives a delicate opposition to the malt sweetness. A classic English ale that will do well on any lunch table, or accompanying spicy dishes, or just as a reward for a job well done.

Claus Tarstrup, Brewmaster


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
AlexanderJanku (110) - Randers, DENMARK - DEC 11, 2011
Light copper reddish with 1 finger white head. Smell a bit hoppy, but not very much. taste isn’t that hoppy and turns watery very fast.. all in all not a very good beer..

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
POLK (2219) - Hørning, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2011
Good beer from Virklund brewery, however much carbonation. and one must remember that this IPA is brewed with English hops, so it is not nearly as strong hop as many other IPA´s

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (10588) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 25, 2011
Bottle. golden-orange colour with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, hop, yeast. Flavour is sweet, malt, hop, yeast, peaches. Medium body. OK beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rasmus40 (11217) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2011
Hazy amber with lasting off-white head. The nose is medium sweet caramel with peach and a bit of yeast. Tastes much the same only sweeter almost sugary. Onlys lightly bitter. More hops would do this beer good. 150111

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Geokkjer (5750) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 9, 2010
Bottle .Pours golden orange with an nice creamy off-white head.Aroma of spicy yeast ,white sugar plumes and malt.Flavor fruity,malty sweet and peppery with some yeasty notes.Medium body,lively carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yngwie (13575) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 9, 2010
Bottle. A lightly hazy beer, golden in color and with a dense, two-finger, off-white head leaving lacings on top. The aroma is peachy with plums, white sugar and a generic fruityness. Some alcohol too. It’s quite sweet in the flavor, with peaches, plums and other fruits. Some bitterness, but far from sufficient to match the sugary sweetness. Medium body, almost sticky, but with enough carbonation to clean the tongue. A beer that didn’t ring any of my bells, but it’s far from bad. 101009

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Different (203) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 17, 2010
Golden colour with a white top. Aroma is citrus, light malt, light flower. Flavour bitter and dusty.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chrisv10 (11132) - DENMARK - APR 30, 2010
Sample. Amber body with small off-white head. Flavour is malt, caramel and hops.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - APR 9, 2010
Pours golden with a white head. Aroma is cardboard, light malt, light flower. Flavour follows the nose.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
charlotte (4214) - rødovre, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2010
Bottle.Hazy amber colour with white head.Aroma is hoppy and fruity with mild flavor of yeast,moderate bitter with short dusty finish.


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