Brewed by Thisted Bryghus
Style: Baltic Porter
Thisted, Denmark


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RATINGS: 776   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81/5   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
Kom fra Thisted Bryghus i 1989 efter syv rs eksperimenter. Navnet stammer fra Urban-bryggeriet i Aalborg, hvor brygmesteren fra Thisted Bryghus i slutningen af 70rne slog sine folder. Her fik han frste gang smag for provinslivet og denne srlige ltype, som ofte i Thisted-regi betegnes som llets gentleman. Navnet kbtes efter Urban-bryggeriets lukning i 1986. Limfjords-Porteren kredsede brygmesteren om frem til 1997, hvorefter han ikke mente lngere at kunne forbedre produktet. Den rette blanding af maltene var opnet. Af usdvanlige ingredienser skal nvnes rgmalt og engelsk lakrids, der tilsammen giver en smagsmssig balance p et lidt hjere niveau end det sdvanligvis ses. Brygmesterens personlige favorit og hjertebarn.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Phagelund (170) - DENMARK - FEB 9, 2017
UPDATED: APR 22, 2017 Really good Danish porter. A lot of smoke in the taste and rich flavour and great aroma

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hoprider (617) - DENMARK - DEC 26, 2016
Pours clearish and almost black with a beige head. The nose is pretty special - in a good way. Pretty much excactly like skr or the nonsweet chewing tobacco. So lots of dry licorice with a vinous twist. Big lightly smoky malt attack on the palate with even more licorice and maybe a hint of 80% dark chocolate adding to the bitterness but adds mild sweetness as well. Slightly bitter aftertaste on mostly licorice and smoked meats. A legendary beer where Im from. The type of beer that sparks an interest in people for craftbeer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikeyo1 (808) - Linkping, SWEDEN - NOV 12, 2016
Bottle @ home, cellared five years. Best before 2012. Pours dark brown with a minimal head. Aroma of delicate milk chocolate, plums, dried figs, coffee, toffee, slight licorice, smoke, hints of charcuteries and ash. Medium to big body with good duration. Smooth texture. Taste is slightly sweet vinous with plums, figs, milk chocolate, toffee. Finish has coffee, licorice and more dark fruits. Lingering chocolate and balanced bitterness. Has aged incredibly well. Awesome.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Werckmeister (3064) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - NOV 8, 2016
0,33l bottle at home as part of Euro Local Swap courtesy of SlackerMads, big thanks for this one. BB 17.06.2017. almost black color, medium big coffee-colored head. smells of mint, spices, tobacco, milky, plums, nuts. ok smell. full body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel. tastes milky, spices, tobacco, cardboard, caramel, light grassy, nutty, marzipan. finishes lightly dry with notes of cardboard and tobacco. tastes rather simple and a bit on the cardboard-ish side, not a big fan, maybe some issues with my bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
neongolden (1539) - Linkping, Sweden/Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2016
(330ml bottle from boxbeers.dk) Pours black with a small off white head that fades to a ring. Aroma of roasted and burnt malt, moderate smoke, spent coffee grounds, ash, dark bread, slight bakers chocolate core, a little liquorice, only slightly sweet from the malt core. Flavour is slightly more sweet but still dominated by impressive layers of roasted and burnt malts, ashy, somewhat smoky, bitter black coffee, some dried fruit, liquorice, a bit of dark caramel, earth, and fairly substantial liquorice that builds into the finish. Combined with burnt malt and coffee grounds, it makes for a dry bitter finish with lingering smoke. Medium bodied with slightly above average but smooth carb. Interesting burnt/smoked profile ends up being a better pair for liquorice than expected, a dry roasty beer with surprising depth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cimbasso (886) - - OCT 3, 2016
Bottle from Holmen1 - thanks Jan Magnus! Black as pitch with a tan head. Aromas of roasted malts and a massive taste of great complexity. Smokey flavours of bonfire and cigar ash. Lots of liquorice, coffee, dried fruit, Demerara sugar and pine resin. Excellent, rich and unctious mouthfeel. A really great stout, or double brown stout as it says on the label. A spectacularly fine beer from Thisted.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Idiosynkrasie (7317) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - OCT 2, 2016
500ml bottle [another Bartlebierian gem, tak og skl!]. Jet black colour with average, thick, creamy, fairly lasting and lacing, beige to tan head. Bready, smoky, dark malty aroma, notes of pumpernickel, rust, bacon, coffee surrogate, chicory. Taste is bitter, roasty dark malty, slightly ashy, minimally metallic, notes of pumpernickel, a touch of treacle, char, liquorice, cautious honey interludes; full body, viscous, oily texture. Intense, heavy, neither flattering nor easy drinkable - hard and nicely dirty stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ciocanelu (2239) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - SEP 30, 2016
Almost black color with brown head. Aroma has intense chocolate malt, fudge, caramel, roasted coffee beans, really complex. Taste starts with roasted chocolate malt and is followed by a weird, acrid flavor. Its something I found in multiple baltic porters. Finish is roasty and bitter. Medium body with medium to light carbonation. Baltic porter is not really one of my favorite styles but this one is quite good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
rami_pl (3156) - Warszawa, POLAND - SEP 23, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2017 Rami Rami is drinking a Beer Geek Limfjords Porter by Thisted Bryghus at Mikkeller BarMegaowocowe, wisniowe, slodkie, delikatne, czekoladowe, gladziutkie. Klasa!

Ocena potraktowana skryptem do przeliczania ocen (uzgodnienie UT/RB).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricksta_p (4338) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - SEP 14, 2016
Bottle at home. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee, touch of smoke, tobacco, dark chocolate, charcoal, touch of liquorice. Flavour is light sweet with good roasty bitter finish. Body is medium. A bit thinner than I expected, but I dig the strongly roasted aroma with a subtle touch of smoke. Good roasty bitterness. Tasty Porter, this must have been a true jaw-dropper back in the days.

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