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style
Brewed by Grauballe Bryghus
Style: English Strong Ale
Silkeborg, Denmark

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: En elegant og kompleks juleøl brygget med chokolade- og karamelmalte. Julebrygget er en god ledsager til desserten, men er nok bedst som nydeøl.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Niller (1706) - Hammel, - DEC 29, 2013
Bottle from Voldby Købmandsgaard. (Dark Christmas) Dark brown colour with a beige head. Roasted malts, dark fruits, caramel, chocolate, spices. Nice mouthfeel. Spicy malty finish. Not bad.


1
Inbreak (6117) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - DEC 8, 2016
08.12.2016, 0,5l bottle (as Dark Christmas) shared with colleges @ work:
Gusher. Big fizzy-creamy shortlasting head. Aroma is slightly sweet sour-ish, butterscotch, grass, weeds, minerals, harsh spices, metal tank, soap. Taste is harsh metallic, weeds, metal tank, butterscotch, harsh spices, minerals, grass, sour caramel, bark, paper, soap. Medium bitterness, sour-ish harsh metallic mouthfeel. Drainpour!

3.2
martin00sr (4044) - Haderslev, DENMARK - NOV 24, 2016
Bottle as Grauballe Dark Christmas. Dark brown with light beige froth. Aroma has toasted malt, caramel and light notes of veg and wood. Mellow spice flavour, sweet with wood and caramel. Has a little alcohol warmth and a medium bitter finish. Wet, woody flavours dominate towards finish.

2.8
20107589 (748) - randers, DENMARK - MAR 26, 2015
the beer pours a dark brown, cloudy beer, with a small fast disapering head. the beer presents itself with a clear caramel aroma, and taste soft sweet and bitter. the mouth feel is medium bodied, with a thick body.

3.4
mikkellund42 (852) - DENMARK - DEC 23, 2014
Bottle as "Dark Christmas". Pours opaque black with small light brown head. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, soy sauce and ripe fruit. Taste is medium sweet, medium bitter and light acidic. Body is oily with light carbonation. Finish is long and mostly bitter with notes of roasted malt, gravy, soy sauce, coffee, sweet licorice, overripe pears and hints of cardamom and port wine.

2.8
CTKlubben (85) - randers, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2014
the beer pours a dark brown, cloudy beer, with a small fast disapering head. the beer presents itself with a clear caramel aroma, and taste soft sweet and bitter. the mouth feel is medium bodied, with a thick body.

3.3
Desverger (11472) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2013
Bottled as "Dark Christmas" - pours a dark brown to near black colour with a medium beige head. Sweet dark malts, slightly roasted, some caramel, choc, dark fruits, spices. Not bad overall.

3
MF666 (310) - FAROE ISLANDS - FEB 18, 2013
Udemærket juleøl fra Grauballe. Lidt sprittet, men smager også lidt af kaffe, og en bitter eftersmag. kedelig etikette foretrækker den gamle Free Føroyar!!!

3.3
Borup (14548) - Albertslund, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2012
Bottle from Super Best, Rødovre. Hazy brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of spice, roasted malt, dark fruit and chocolate.

3.4
faroeviking (10913) - FAROE ISLANDS - NOV 17, 2012
Botella, comes as "Grauballe Christmas". Unclear dark brown colour with a medium beige head. Sweet toasty malty caramel dark fruity and spiced ( mainly anise) aroma. Good mouthfeel. Flavour of dark malts, caramel, dark fruit, spice (anise, mainly) and some alcohol. sweet spiced dark malty finish.


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