My Year In Beer, 2012


jesperhammer
Copenhagen, Denmark
707 beer reviews in 2012 from 275 breweries
9 of which opened in 2012.
Places reviewed 7 Place check-ins 2
Average rating given: 3.54
Average score of what I rated: 3.41



Beer Styles


Style GroupAvgCount
Anglo-American Ales 3.61
253
Stout and Porter 3.86
140
Belgian-Style Ales 3.52
114
Lagers 2.81
63
Lambic and Sour Ale 3.61
58
Other * 3.38
42
Wheat Beer 3.22
30
Mead 3.18
4
Cider and Perry 2.9
3
* Specialty Grain, Spice/Herb/Vegetable, Smoked, Sahti/Gotlandsdricke/Koduõlu, Traditional Ale, Fruit Beer/Radler


Top Rated in 2012

NameMy Score
1Lost Abbey Deliverance4.8
2Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)4.7
3Struise Dirty Horse4.6
4To Øl Sort Mælk4.6
5Three Floyds Cimmerian Sabertooth Berzerker 4.6
6Mikkeller 黑牛 Black Buffalo4.6
7Evil Twin Sønderho Hipster Ale4.6
8BrewDog / Nøgne Ø / Mikkeller Black Tokyo* Horizon4.6
9Rodenbach Vintage4.6
10Bruery Terreux Tart of Darkness4.6
11Mikkeller George! Barrel Aged (Calvados Edition)4.6
12Clown Shoes Undead Party Crasher4.5
13Southern Tier Oak Aged Back Burner4.5
14Fanø Breakfast Roll4.5
15Evil Twin Even More Jesus4.5
16Rogue Imperial Stout4.5
17Struise Rio Reserva (Kentucky Bourbon B.A.) 4.5
18Fanø Viola Sofia 2011 (Kunstner Øl No. 2)4.5
19Struise Black Damnation VI - Messy4.5
20De Molen Larie & Apekool4.5
21Clown Shoes Hoppy Feet 1.5 Double Black IPA4.5
22The Bruery Chocolate Rain4.5
23Jackie O's Wood Ya Honey4.4
24Clown Shoes Blaecorn Unidragon4.4
25Struise Black Damnation IV - Coffee Club4.4
26Three Floyds / Mikkeller Hvedegoop4.4
27Amager Hr. Frederiksen (Colorado Whiskey Edition)4.4
28Hornbeer Elses Stout4.4
29Stronzo Honey Badger4.4
30Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch Weasel (Cognac Edition)4.4
31Lost Abbey 10 Commandments4.4
32Westbrook Mourvèdre Barrel Aged Quadrupel4.4
33Stronzo 1000 EBC Cedar Edition4.4
34Rogue XS Old Crustacean Barleywine4.4
35Porterhouse Celebration Stout Barrel Aged4.4
36Three Floyds Amon Amarth Ragnarök4.4
37Mikkeller 黑 / Black (Tequila/Speyside Edition)4.4
38Southern Tier Imperial Oat4.4
393 Fonteinen Oude Geuze Golden Blend4.4
40Beer Valley Black Flag Imperial Stout4.4
41Nøgne Ø Imperial Stout Cognac Barrel4.4
42Mikkeller Texas Ranger Barrel Aged (Eagle Rare Edition)4.4
43Beer Here Kremlin Crude4.3
44Det Lille Bryggeri Barrel Aged Barley Wine4.3
45Voodoo Black Magick4.3
46Xbeeriment Black Force One4.3
47Mikkeller Sort Gul4.3
48Jolly Pumpkin La Roja4.3
49Menaresta 2 di Picche4.3
50Amager Hr. Frederiksen (Colorado Whiskey Vanilla Edition)4.3


Top Rated Breweries

(minimum 3 ratings)LocationCountAverage Rating
Clown Shoes Beer (Harpoon Brewery)Massachusetts4
4.3
XbeerimentDenmark3
4.2
Three Floyds Brewing CompanyIndiana8
4.19
Port Brewing Company / The Lost AbbeyCalifornia4
4.17
Southern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)New York4
4.15
BrewfistItaly3
4.1
Westbrook BrewingSouth Carolina10
4.01
To ØlDenmark8
4
Rogue AlesOregon7
3.97
De Struise BrouwersBelgium13
3.95
Brouwerij De Molen (Swinkels Family Brewers)Netherlands6
3.93
Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)Norway8
3.9
CantillonBelgium7
3.9
Cigar City Brewing (CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective)Florida5
3.88
Beer HereDenmark6
3.85
Amager BryghusDenmark13
3.84
Moon Dog Craft BreweryAustralia3
3.83
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan AlesMichigan3
3.83
MikkellerDenmark55
3.82
Fanø BryghusDenmark11
3.82
The BrueryCalifornia7
3.8
Herslev BryghusDenmark3
3.8
Jackie O's Pub & BreweryOhio3
3.8
Birrificio ToccalmattoItaly6
3.78
Stronzo Brewing Co.Denmark10
3.77


Countries

CountryAvg  Count
Denmark  3.53
 260
United States  3.78
 176
Belgium  3.63
 57
Italy  3.37
 38
Germany  3.24
 34
England  3.15
 21
Norway  3.55
 21
Scotland  3.6
 16
Netherlands  3.53
 14
Sweden  3.64
 12
Spain  3.25
 11
Australia  3.65
 10
France  3.28
 6
Czech Republic  2.35
 4
Canada  3.73
 3
New Zealand  4.07
 3
Faroe Islands  3.5
 2
Finland  2.95
 2
Greece  2.45
 2
Ireland  3.8
 2
Lebanon  2.85
 2
Austria  4
 1
Cambodia  2
 1
China  1.6
 1
Estonia  2.1
 1
Iran  1.6
 1
Jamaica  1.4
 1
Japan  2.8
 1
Martinique  2
 1
Romania  1.7
 1
Russia  3.6
 1
Sri Lanka  3.4
 1


Rating Score

ABV

Monthly

Score vs. ABV

Number of days in 2012 rating at least one beer 145