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97
96
style
Brewed by Naparbier
Style: Black IPA
Noain, Spain
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
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RATINGS: 264   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 110   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aroma is literally an explosion of hops, fruity, herbal and very resinous. In mouth the hops explosion becomes a green halo bomb with notes of roasted malts and licorice in the background.

MALTS: Maris Otter, Crystal 150, Carafa III.
HOPS: Columbus, Amarillo, Cascade, Pacific Gem, Chinook, Nelson Sauvin.

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3.7
fonefan (49293) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 26, 2012

Bottle 750ml. corked @ chriso s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2012.

Unclear dark brown amber colour with a large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, beige to light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, dakr malt, moderate to heavy hoppy, pine, orange - citrus, grapefruit. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, hoppy, chocolate, licorice hops notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120804]

3.5
yespr (45412) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small tan head. Aroma is herbal, spiced and grassy. Bitter and grapefruity into a dry finish. Smooth fruity and crisp grapefruity finish. Bitter and dry into the finish.

3.5
Ungstrup (37559) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottled. A red-brown beer with a dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, caramel, and hay. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and a bit of soy sauce, leading to a dry roasted alcoholic finish.

3.6
joergen (28103) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Dark brown coloured with a medium sized beige head. Fruity and roasted aroma of dark chocolate, hops and caramel. Fruity and roasted flavour of hops and dark chocolate with notes of grapefruits. Hoppy finish.

3.6
anders37 (26605) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2012
Bottle. Pours a dark brown color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty licorice hoppy aroma. Roasted malty hoppy bitter licorice flavor. Has a roasted malty licorice hoppy finish.

3.5
oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 15, 2012
[email protected] pre-gbbf shindig 2012. Deep amber colour, close to black, with a small head. Aroma is earthy, floral, fruity and mild liquorice with some slight toasted notes. Flavour is fruity, floral, mild liquorice, some ashes as well as mild toffeeish notes.

3.3
omhper (25095) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2015
Keg at Uppsala Ölfestival. Black, mid sized head. Citrus and licorice up front. Mid sweet with medium body and rounded mouthfeel. Heavily roasty with licorice and coffee, some tar. Sugar and resin comes though in a quite bitter finish.

3.4
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottle 75 cl. Pours a cloudy opaque dark brown with a small off-white head. Intense hop aroma - very citrusy - atop a sweet, nutty lightly roasted maltiness. Medium body, sweet roasty, licorice and then a massive bitterness. 100912

3.8
madmitch76 (24789) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2012
4th August 2012
ChrisOs Marvellous Pre GBBF Mega Tasting. Opaque dark brown beer, little pale tan head. Light palate. Very mild dark malts. Good piney hops. A little red fruits. Light dry finish. Nice red fruits in there. A very good Spanish beer!

3.9
Travlr (24665) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 20, 2017
Sample at ACBF 2017. Clear black color, beige head with nice retention and lacing. Aroma of pine and burnt espresso. Taste is pine resin and softly roasted coffee. Delicious.


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