My Year In Beer, 2009


jesperhammer
Copenhagen, Denmark
343 beer reviews in 2009 from 113 breweries
2 of which opened in 2009.
Places reviewed 8 Place check-ins 0
Average rating given: 3.52
Average score of what I rated: 3.37



Beer Styles


Style GroupAvgCount
Anglo-American Ales 3.65
126
Belgian-Style Ales 3.62
69
Stout and Porter 3.77
68
Lagers 2.83
40
Other * 3.19
29
Wheat Beer 3.17
10
Lambic and Sour Ale 4
1
* Specialty Grain, Spice/Herb/Vegetable, Smoked, Sahti/Gotlandsdricke/Koduõlu, Traditional Ale, Fruit Beer/Radler


Top Rated in 2009

NameMy Score
1Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch Weasel4.7
2Goose Island Bourbon County Stout4.6
3Mikkeller 黑 / Black4.6
4Hair of the Dog Adam4.5
5Schloss Eggenberg Samichlaus Classic4.5
6AleSmith Old Numbskull4.5
7Avery Mephistopheles Stout4.5
8Founders Curmudgeon Old Ale4.5
9Amager Imperial Stout4.4
10Struise Tsjeeses Reserva - Bourbon4.4
11Southern Tier Un*Earthly4.4
12Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter - Barrel Aged4.4
13Southern Tier Oak Aged Un*Earthly4.4
14Dubuisson Scaldis/Bush Prestige4.4
15Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA4.4
16Lagunitas Olde GnarlyWine 4.4
17Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged 4.4
18Trappistes Rochefort 104.4
19Dieu du Ciel! Péché Mortel4.4
20Flying Dog Double Dog Double IPA4.3
21HaandBryggeriet Dobbel Dose4.3
22Amager Hr. Frederiksen4.3
23Beer Here Essentia Bina4.3
24Herslev Mjølner Barleywine 2007 Fadlagret4.3
25Lagunitas Brown Shugga4.3
26Beer Here Hopfix4.3
27Port Brewing Santas Little Helper - Bourbon Barrel4.3
28Hornbeer Black Magic Woman4.3
29Mikkeller X-mas Porter 2008 Fra Til (From To)4.2
30Southern Tier Blackwater Series: Mokah4.2
31Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast4.2
32Amager MurpHill4.2
33Ølfabrikken Abbey Ale4.2
34De Molen Hemel & Aarde (Heaven & Earth)4.2
35Hoppin' Frog Mean Manalishi4.2
36Mikkeller Green Gold4.2
37Nøgne Ø Imperial Stout4.2
38AleSmith IPA4.2
39Dogfish Head Raison D'Extra4.2
40AleSmith Double Red IPA4.2
41Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA4.2
42Nøgne Ø # 100 (Batch 100)4.2
43Struise Black Albert4.2
44Amager Danish Beerhouse Barrel Aged Series Old Man's Ale4.2
45Hornbeer Russian Imperial Stout4.1
46Ølfabrikken Porter 4.1
47Mikkeller Stateside4.1
48HaandBryggeriet Dark Force4.1
49Avery Samael's Oak-Aged Ale4.1
50Amager IPA4.1


Top Rated Breweries

(minimum 3 ratings)LocationCountAverage Rating
AleSmith Brewing CompanyCalifornia4
4.22
Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)Michigan3
4.2
De Struise BrouwersBelgium4
4.15
Port Brewing Company / The Lost AbbeyCalifornia3
4.13
Dogfish Head BreweryDelaware6
4.1
Beer HereDenmark5
4.1
MikkellerDenmark13
4.08
Southern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)New York7
4.07
Great Divide Brewing CompanyColorado3
4.07
Lagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)California5
4.04
Brooklyn Brewery (Kirin Holdings)New York5
4.02
Brouwerij De Molen (Swinkels Family Brewers)Netherlands4
4
Anchor Brewing Company (Sapporo)California3
3.9
Stone BrewingCalifornia3
3.9
Amager BryghusDenmark21
3.87
BrewDogScotland8
3.79
Herslev BryghusDenmark6
3.78
Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)Norway4
3.78
HornbeerDenmark10
3.76
HaandBryggeriet (Denmark)Denmark3
3.73
BrøckhouseDenmark3
3.73
Midtfyns BryghusDenmark6
3.7
Nils OscarSweden4
3.67
Flying Dog BreweryMaryland8
3.57
Bryggeriet DjævlebrygDenmark4
3.57


Countries

CountryAvg  Count
Denmark  3.37
 203
United States  3.95
 65
Belgium  3.89
 22
Scotland  3.64
 10
England  3.01
 8
France  2.75
 8
Germany  3.39
 7
Norway  3.92
 6
Netherlands  3.62
 5
Canada  3.68
 4
Sweden  3.68
 4
Austria  4.5
 1


Rating Score

ABV

Monthly

Score vs. ABV

Number of days in 2009 rating at least one beer 115