Brewed by Viborg Bryghus
Style: Imperial Stout
Viborg, Denmark
Serve in Snifter


on tap


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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32/5   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
Viborg Imperial Stout brewed in the English style like those that were originally exported to the Russian market. The stout we brew here at Viborg bryghus is black, full. We use round handed amounts of peat smoked malt and English licorice. The full flavor and the high alcohol make this a beer for gents and real stout enthusiasts. Its hand brewed by the use of a gas kettle and open fire, and provides the pronounced caramel flavor. Top fermented and cellared in 4 weeks. We recommend it to accompany lamb, ox, sausages and dark chocolate.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (43039) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 14, 2007
50 cL Bottle. Pours hazy brown with a reddish hue and a dense milk chocolate brown head. Aroma is slight peach fruity and chocolate malty aroma. Quite smoked flavour, leads into a mild roasted malt and chocolate malt flavour. Ends slight bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Grovlam (4208) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 7, 2007
Bottle. [Courtesy of yespr, thanks buddy] Large beige creamy thick head that mostly lasted. Dark mahogany color. Good display of lacework. Aroma of coffee, chocolate, hint of smoke and liquorish. Over the palate nice smoke notes with heavy roasted malt. Medium to full bodied with an average carbonation and light dry texture. Moderated bitter flavour with light sweet notes. Bitter chocolate like finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (24620) - Tyres, SWEDEN - NOV 25, 2007
Bottled. Very black, brief beige head. Rich licorice aroma. Compact, dense body with plenty of chocolate, tobacco and licorice. Concentrated flavour, long bitter finish. A really well made imperial stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (17953) - Hjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 23, 2007
Bottle at Bryggerdage i den gamle by. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, chocolate and licorice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
charlotte (5296) - rdovre, DENMARK - AUG 30, 2007
Black with small beige head.Aroma is like rosted malt and light burnt coffe beans note of licorice and sweet dry fruits.Medium body and long finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (10452) - Bochum, Porř, GERMANY - JUL 2, 2007
Bottle: Deep ruby amber coloured, big fluffy tanned head, very slowly collapsing; sweet dark fruit, molasses and a touch of roasted malt in the nose; very soloid sweetish-bitter flavour, a light sourness detectable, full bodied; sweetish-bitter-sourish finish. A solid, warming brew.........

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (47600) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 21, 2007
Bottle. Medium black color with a small fizzy fair lacing mostly lasting light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, burnt, moderate hoppy, licorice, coffe. Initial flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light to moderate bitter, finish flavor is light acidic and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. (Coffe / burnt bitter). Body is light to medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. Not a harmonic stout

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (14647) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 20, 2007
Bottle. Black colour with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malt, coffee, fruit. Flavour is smoked, coffee, sweet, fruit, hop. ok beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (16875) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 9, 2007
Bottle. Very dark brown, with a beige head. Malty-sweet aroma with dried fruits, some hops and coffee-like roastiness. Coffee, roastee malt and some bitterness in the mouth. Quite dry, medium body with a roasted, coffee-like finish. Too sweet, but quite drinkable. (070331)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maria (10213) - Thisted, DENMARK - APR 6, 2007
lfestival Horsens 2006. Black with a nice head and the aroma has notes of roasted malt and some smoke. The flavour has nice notes of roasted malt, a hint of smoke, bitter chocolate and licorice. A nice and harmonic beer. 1645

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