overall
100
100
style
Mikkeller
Brewed at Lervig Aktiebryggeri

Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1796   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 327   ABV: 10.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Formerly brewed by Mikkeller at Ngne , Norway, now at Lervig, Norway.
This imperial Oatmeal stout is brewed with one of the worlds most expensive coffees, made from droppings of weasel-like civetcats. The fussy Southeast Asian animals only eat the best and ripest coffee berries.Enzymes in their digestive system help to break down the bean. Workers collect the bean-containing droppings for Civet or Weasel Coffee. The exceedingly rare Civet Coffee has a strong taste and an even stronger aroma.
Ingredients : Water, malts, hops, yeast and Vietnamese ca phe chon coffee.

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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
sokuzs1 (1138) - POLAND - FEB 2, 2017
Aroma: chocolate, coffee, some fruity notes(probably from coffee), roasty, some nuts Taste: medium sweet, medium bitter, chcolate, coffee, roasty, fruity, caramel

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
czlowiekmotyka (182) - Warsaw, POLAND - JAN 30, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2017 A lot of coffee, chocolate and some vanilla (in my unit I recognised some plums). Great example of oatmeal stout.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
KraftowyJakup (221) - POLAND - JAN 25, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 4, 2017 Wygląd: Czarne, beżowa drobnopęcherzykowa piana, skromna, ale zostaje jej trochę na szkle. Aromat: Dużo kawy (nie jest to taka typowa kawa z palonych słodw, ale też nie do końca kopi luwak, wszystko się tu miesza), kakao, gorzka czekolada, słody palone, likier kawowy, w tle słodki akcent wpadający w ciemne owoce (może suszona śliwka), i jeszcze trochę kawy, po ogrzaniu więcej słodyczy i tego deserowego alkholu. Smak: Dużo kwaskowej kawy, dalej kakao, likier czekoladowo-kawowy, bombonierkowe czekoladki z alkoholem. Jest słodko, goryczka średnia, głwnie palona, chmiel w tle, mogłaby mocniej kontrować. W ustach dość gęste, lepiące. Jedno z najlepszych piw, jakie miałem okazję pić.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dorkenstein (509) - - JAN 22, 2017
Aromas of dark chocolate, oatmeal, brown sugar, and cold pressed coffee. Taste is dark chocolate and dark fruits, oatmeal, brown sugar, charred roasted malts and espresso coffee. Some grassy hops in the finish and after taste.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tanel025 (90) - ESTONIA - JAN 18, 2017
Smells chocolate. Dark brown little head, liquid almost black. Taste is dark chocolate, bit of cinnamon and cardamon. Then coffee kicks in, but its mild and deep, medium roast. Quite drinkable but requires some time for a full bottle. Alcohol very well hidden. Very good overall. Would drink again.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tjomleif (215) - NORWAY - JAN 15, 2017
0,33l bottle. Aroma of strong and roasted black coffee with some hops and licorice on the background. Taste is strong and intense black coffee with faint liquorice and burnt caramel. Awesome!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bosskie (855) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 14, 2017
Pitch black, weak offish head. Smell is espresso tiramisu with alcohol presence, raisins, chocolate and raw nuts. Milk, tia maria. Subtle vanilla. Taste is oily bitter, with subtle sweetness. Dry finish with light astringency. Quite strong, coffee and pure chocolate.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
kurwopatra (1) - - JAN 7, 2017 does not count
Oily feel, full body, long finish. Aromas of chocolate and coffee, a little alcohol, vanilla. Black color , brown foam.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
beer_queue (136) - California, USA - JAN 5, 2017
Canned on 11/17/16. 12 oz. Pours dark brown & sits pitch black in the glass; gigantic brown head. Plenty of coffee aromas up front followed by some sweet cocoa. The coffee taste is present from start to finish but shines mostly in the middle of the mouth. Arrives chocolaty and rich with bready malts. Finishes with caramel/brown sugar along with a bit of hops as well. Alcohol is so well hidden that it only shows up at the very back of the palate. Warms up to allow more chocolate thru. Incredibly thick, chewy mouthfeel (near milkshake), medium-low carbonation, finishes dry with the coffee & booze. Lacking in the nose but overall has balanced flavors.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
axl (803) - Lund, SWEDEN - DEC 29, 2016
330ml bottle. Black with brown head. Aroma is islay whisky, wood, chocolate, light malts, light coffee and alcohol. Taste is roasted malts, islay whisky, salty see breeze, wood, dark chocolate, coffee, dried dark fruits and warming alcohol. Filling mouthfeel, light carbonation and rich peated, woody, malty aftertaste with warming booziness.


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