overall
96
96
style
Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottling
unknown

on tap
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distribution
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RATINGS: 533   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69/5   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
English: Amarillo is a very popular American hop variety, which has gone from strength to strength all over the world. Plenty of floral aromas and pine needles and plenty of raw bitter taste. This Single Hopped IPA is a chance to taste Amarillo completely isolated from other hops.
Ingredients : Water, malts (pilsner, cara-crystal and munich), hops (amarillo) and yeast.

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3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zdk (1912) - New York, New York, USA - MAR 31, 2010
Tap @ Blind Tiger single hop event - base is caramel and smooth malts. herbal, citrus and earthy and fresh. finishes with some not unpleasant astringency.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeremytoni (3040) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - MAR 29, 2010
From a bottle poured amber with a fair amount of head. Strong hoppy flavor and a lasting finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
wkalle (263) - SWEDEN - MAR 28, 2010
A large dense and fluffy off-white head that lasts for a long time crowns this slightly hazy copper coloured beer. Aroma is full of citrus, pine and peach. The first sip fills the mouth with a compact inviting bitterness with a lovely sweet exotic background. The texture is oily and creamy. What a great beer.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GAManiac (1944) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 27, 2010
On tap as part of Mikkeller Mayhem at the Brick Store. This one poured hazier than all the other version for some reason with a big creamy head that hung around for ages. This had one of the better aromas of the IPAs with a big bright citrus aroma with oranges and pineapples. The taste isnt quite as heavy on the citrus and has a light lemon grass taste. Some light caramel malt sweetness. The mouthfeel is fairly light with less bitterness than some other of the single hops. This is a solid IPA that was much more impressive in the aroma than the taste.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
marcus (9990) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAR 27, 2010
Pours copper with a massive beige head and a pleasant fuity malt aroma. It has the feel of a DIPA, with a serious caramel malt base complemented by well-crafted hopping that produces a piny citrus element. This is easily my favorite of the single hop series.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
awiseman01 (469) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - MAR 23, 2010
Fresh bottle from Crown#6 chained to the back end of a Nelson S. Pours cloudy/hazy burnt orange with thick,bubbly,foamy white head. Nose is slightly sweet, lemon rind, grassy, citrus, and faint pine-ish notes...Yum. Flavor is surprisingly led off by a bitter/musky/sour note thats neither appeasing nor displeasing, followed by dry earthy floral citrus tones that produce an overall dry bitter mouthfeel. Very odd to explain, but through all the seemingly displeasing notes going on in this variety there was something intriguing that really draws in, and I believe that is what makes amarillo 1 of my top varieties, especially when complimented by others. Also the 1st time I did Mik singles back to back and it became very clear what an ingenious concept this series is, though I would not recommend more than two per session for lack of palatability (I made that up).

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wavers1 (916) - Notown, California, USA - MAR 20, 2010
best offering of this series yet, a nice crispy hop showcase with little malt interference. i like amarillo as well, so the slightly soapy aroma and the sharp drying on the palate are favorable. good stuff. so far this is the only one i would consider buying again.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pwn3d (1962) - Manhattan, New York, USA - MAR 20, 2010
On tap at Blind Tiger during the Mikkeller single hop event. Not the most aggressive single hop offering.. but unique. More florals and herbal tones. Nice

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (10089) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAR 19, 2010
On tap at the Blind Tiger for their Mikkeller single hop event. Pours a hazy ruby brown with a thin beige head. Nice citrus, and almost a bit of booze, which wasnt present in any of the others. Milky smooth with a long earthy grapefruit and quinine bitterness.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
3fourths (9299) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAR 19, 2010
UPDATED: JUL 5, 2013 nose is lemongrass, dryer sheets, soft, floral, lightly catty, mild lemon sugar and simple-syrup. bitterness is medium to light, texture is slightly slimy and oily, flavor is mild to moderate creamed orange and lemon, sugar, soapy, somewhat bright, lively. decent beer, more interesting than impressive.


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