Mikkeller George vs Brian Calvados

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99
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style
Mikkeller
Brewed at Lervig Aktiebryggeri

Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96/5   EST. CALORIES: 450   ABV: 15%
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4.1
MrTipple (6000) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2017
Intense dark chocolate, cacao, alcoholic apples, calvados, dark, rich, ripe, candied fruits, prunes, blackcurrant. Hazy, very dark brown, tiniest of head. Heavy sweet. Very rich, dark chocolate, cacao, dark, burnt malts, dark roast coffee, burnt molasses, soft carbonation, full bodied. Beautiful Impy, super rich, complex, intense, nice Calvados touch in aroma. Bottle shared at Leighton’s - thanks to madmitch76!

4.1
The_Osprey (8731) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2017
July 2017 - Bottle share at LKS. Thanks Kenny! As 'Mikkeller George vs Brian Calvados', 15%, 2014 vintage. Oily black, opaque, very small ring of light brown head. Aroma is plasticky, brandy, dark chocolate and some slight sherry. Body is smooth with tingly to soft carbonation. Taste is rich and intense, creamy chocolate, brandy and sherry notes, some toffee with a spicy finish. Great. (8-4-8-4-17=4.1)

4.2
bytemesis (9005) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - AUG 19, 2017
Bottle. Pours opaque black, very small tan head, minimal ring and lacing. Aroma is rich, molasses, dark chocolate, brandy, hints of vanilla, more molasses. Flavor is quite sweet, light plus bitter. Super full and creamy body and mouthfeel. Minimal carbonation, but you don’t miss it. Yum.

4.1
mR_fr0g (13226) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2017
Bottle shared at Leightons place, 31/07/2017. Many thanks to Kenny for this one. An oily jet black coloured pour with a. Fine tan head. Aroma is rounded sweet vanilla, cakey, plum, dried fruits, jammy fruits. Flavour is composed of sweet rounded, molasses, layered malts, little apple. Smooth and creamy. Velvety, airy carbonation. Lovely.

3.9
BlazerT (1219) - Sosnowiec, POLAND - JUL 30, 2017
Bottle. Sensoric. Pitch black with very small, light brown head. Heavily roasted malts profile - dark chocolate, coffee, some rains, dark fruits, cocoa. Nice, sweet apple notes. Taste is heavy sweet thru the whole of degustation, some woody and toasty accents. Full body, oily and thick texture, soft to average carbonation, finish is roasted, woody, sweet with moderate apple notes. In overall nice and thick as hell.

4.5
Werckmeister (3285) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - JUN 12, 2017
0,33l bottle at home bought from Yeme, Bratislava. BB 28.05.2024. black color, very very oily pour, almost no head. smells earthy, both, very nice wood smell, nutty, marzipan, some dried fruits, bitter chocolate. very very nice smell. full body, almost no carbonation, oily mouthfeel. tastes bitter chocolate, berry notes, light booze, very nice wood notes, marzipan, nutty, some earthy notes, very creamy. finishes lightly sweet with notes of wood, marzipan and some berry notes. very very smooth beer, alcohol not noticeable at all. great balance and very lovely flavors. definitly a favorite.

4
daje (4436) - NORWAY - MAY 7, 2017
Bottle shared with Esp0r and simonsen at the Beer & Boardgames in the woods trip 2016. Black body with a small head. Aroma is spicy and roasty with chocolate, mild apple notes. Sweet and booxy taste, massive choco and coffee combination, wood and ripe fruit. Finish of strong sweet licorice and roast. Quite nice, even though the other George vs Brians were a bit better.

4
zvikar (6349) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - OCT 29, 2016
Black, brown head, aroma of chocolate, coffee, caramel, wood, pleasant, amazing, whiskey, chocolate flavor, coffee, caramel, wood, whiskey, wood, fun, amazing, full bodied.

3.4
Koelschtrinker (21318) - K?ln (Cologne), GERMANY - JUL 8, 2016
Süß malziger, deutlich vanilliger Antrunk. Voluminös, sehr schokoladig, zu süß. Etwas klebrig, Mouse au Chocolat. Hohe Viskosität. 10/12/7/10/11/10

4.7
jesperhammer (4874) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 29, 2016
27-MAR-2016, bottle @Morten, from Mikkeller Bottleshop. Black with a low Brown head. Full body, sweet, soft carbonation. Alcohol, calvados:-), roast, barrel, soy. Sweet, long, long aftertaste. Fantastic.


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