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RATINGS: 165   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
At the peak of summer 1631 King Gustavus Adolphus led thousands of Swedish troops into Northern Germany. Following the destruction and subsequent plundering of Brandenburg Adolphus’ army marched through the endless wheat fields en route to Bavaria. Brewed with copious amounts of red wheat, Blood ov the Kings is aromatically driven by bread, biscuit and notes of exotic fruit. Hazy and medium bodied the beer has a rich and creamy mouth feel with a dry, bitter, and slightly sweet finish. Unbound by the Reinheitsgebot Blood ov the Kings would certainly have been the vital fluid of victory for the Swedish monarch as he spilled blood across the wheat fields of Northern Europe.

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4.2
Franzen (632) - SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2017
Roasted aroma with faint caramel, nice malty taste of new baked bread. Dry finish.

3.5
mabel (9245) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 13, 2017
[8912-20161130] 500mL bottle. Raspberry fruity cereal aroma. Clear, red orange body with a medium-lasting foamy off-white head. Fruity toasted grains and raspberry notes in the flavour. Medium body. Good. (7/3/8/3/14) 3.5
(c/o biegaman, w/ him, jercraigs)

3
deyholla (12034) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 29, 2017
Bottle. Pours a clear deep amber with an off-white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a good amount of bread and biscuit with some light fruits and a hint of sweetness underlying. Flavor has lots of wheat and earthy fruit with a bit of biscuity fruit underlying.

3.6
Borup (15157) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAR 7, 2017
From tap at Taphouse. Dark amber to brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of yeast, spice, fruit, wheat, toffee and roasted.

3.4
Desverger (12592) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 24, 2017
[email protected]Ørsted Ølbar, Copenhagen - Dark Amber pour with white head. Toasted and sweet malty and fruity with some sweet caramel and toffee notes, getting some roasted accents coming in, then herbal hoppy bitter into the finish.

3.1
Camons (13031) - Hasselager, DENMARK - FEB 22, 2017
Draught @ Mig & Ølsnedkeren. Pours amber with an offwhite head. Aroma of wheat, caramel, bread, flowers, sweet citrus. Flavor is light bitter, malt, caramel, crackers, flowers, sweet citrus. Medium body, average carbonation. 220217

3.7
chucklemation (1747) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - JAN 25, 2017
Pours a brown color with an off-white foam head. Aroma is caramel, earth, cracker, and nut. Flavor is nutty caramel and earthy notes. Has a soft body. I like it.

3
Mister_Li (1535) - GERMANY - DEC 26, 2016
Hefetrübes braun mit durchschnittlicher Schaumkrone. Malzig, süßlich, Kekse, brotig, etwas fruchtig, leicht bitter, spritzig.

3.6
jercraigs (10731) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 6, 2016
2016-11-30. Dark red amber body with a nice creamy beige head. 3+ Aroma has subtle wheaty grain character. Flavour is similar, lightly sweet caramel, wheat. Very lightly bitter throughout. Subtle nutty undertones. Smooth average plus bodied palate, soft carbonation. Subtle. Very enjoyable. 7/4/7/3/15 Bottle shared by biegaman.

3.3
tricksta_p (5024) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - NOV 4, 2016
Bottle at home. Earthy aroma has bready malt, caramel, biscuit, hoppy notes, touch of stewed fruits. Flavour is light to moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied, slightly robust. Unremarkable, but easy and pleasant malty earthy wheat ale.


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