overall
94
68
style
Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

bottling
unknown

on tap
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distribution
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RATINGS: 183   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This version of the Itís Alive has the mango to give it that sweet fruity tropical fruit taste, while the Chardonnay barrel aging gives it a vineous character. Brett gives the tartness. Complex beer Ė it is very much alive!

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Plovmand (8095) - Helsinge, - MAY 4, 2013
Tap. Pours bit hazy amber with a medium white head. The aroma is yeasty and fruity with lots of sweet berries. The flavor is light acidic with white wine notes. Grapes and exotic fruit. The mango is not very profound. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BlazerT (939) - Sosnowiec, POLAND - JAN 31, 2017
Bottle. Sensoric. Deep amber with moderate, semi-thick, dirty white head. Moderate head retention and lacing. Up front and first of all moderate Brett notes, barnyard, funky woody. Moderate barrel notes with light to moderate stone fruits. Moderate heavy malty notes - mainly caramel. Taste is moderately sweet and light to moderately acidic (more light than moderate). Medium body, creamy texture, average carbonation, finish is semi-dry, woody, fruity, vinous, brett. In overall Brett oriented beer with not so strong acidic notes. Highly drinkable with excellent ABV covered, a little bit too malty, but still really good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikske79 (1639) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - JAN 25, 2017
Een geur zoals een tripel. De smaak is een beetje bitter, een beetje fruitig. Het valt best mee.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drsandman (1251) - New York, USA - DEC 31, 2016
Pours a clear deep orange, off white head. Aroma is malty mango, light Brett, oak, huge sweet malt, figs. Flavor is super sweet fruit, oak, earth, barn, must. Medium bodied, quite sweet with weird malt dominance

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Samtzu (320) - Palmerston North, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 6, 2016
375ml bottle. Fruity nose with minor sweet notes. The same follows through in the flavour with subtle sour notes added. A fantastic barrel finish and mango notes at the very end.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fkoolen (1108) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 27, 2016
37,5cl bottle at @Vanmoll, Eindhoven. Cloudy, murky golden colour, nicely stable white head. Rich brettanomyces sour, tard and earthy tones, mango gives sweetness and a big body, chardonnay in the background. Well balanced.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (4253) - AlingsŚs, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAR 25, 2016
bottle shared at a bar, poured a murky light amber colour with a white head. nose of spiced brett, funk, sweet mango, white grapes, wet grain, slight sour in the taste, sweet fruits, mango, passion fruit. vineous wine, nice and dry aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omega (900) - NEW ZEALAND - OCT 28, 2015
Pulled this one out of the fridge way too cold, so sitting here nosing the goodness of this beer. Mango wasnít too evident on the palate and the flavours fell away quicker than I would have liked. Itís a good beer but the flavours were muted..

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Florya (1930) - Bergen, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2015
How : bottle Appearance : clear light golden, small white head. Aroma : citrus, floral, smoke, grapes and brown sugar. Palate : medium body, average carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
novair (139) - Bergen, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2015
Pours clear orange, fruity flavour, quite sweet and still tart. Complex and nice beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Iznogud (3412) - CROATIA - JUL 21, 2015
On tap at Mikkeller & Friends, Copenhagen. Orange, almost no head. Fruity, vinous, grapes, mango comes at the end. Sourish with bitter finish.


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