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Nøgne Ø
(Hansa Borg Bryggerier)
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Gamle Rykene Kraftstasjon
Lunde
N-4886 Grimstad
Telephone: +47 37 25 74 00
Brewer: Kjetil Jikiun
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Notes

Opened: 2003

Annual Production: 10,000 hl

U.S. Importer: Shelton Brothers

Contributors: Erik Dahl, Yngvar Ørebek

Updated: December 25, 2013

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    10.00% abv.
    • Date: January 26, 2008 (#6850)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Liquid Solutions, Tigard OR
      Score: 15½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Massive dense head.
      Aroma (2½)
      Herbal hops. A bit phenolic.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Huge and creamy. Intensely bitter. Sweet dark malt in the background, along with spicy, warming alcohol.
      Overall Impression (2)
      It will mellow out with age, so get some for the cellar. Goes great with chocolate! 22.5°P, 80 IBU.


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    10.00% abv.
    • Date: June 11, 2010 (#8253)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Brix, Omaha NE
      Score: 14 points
      Appearance (3)
      Deep red. Opaque. Moderate short-lived head.
      Aroma (3)
      Dark caramel malt. Spicy alcohol.
      Mouthfeel (6)
      Thick. Smooth. Big toasty, dark caramel malt. Some alcohol. Nutty, earthy, dark-fruity, warm finish.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Good beer, but not very complex.

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    English-Style Brown Ale
    • Date: July 7, 2007 (#6574)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Liquid Solutions, Tigard OR
      Score: 20 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright deep red. Thick beige head.
      Aroma (4)
      Very nicely toasty and chocolatey.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Medium body. Moderately fizzy. Big sweet toasty roasty maltines. Nicely balanced bitterness grows through the finish.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Excellent beer. 11°P, 25BU. Bottle conditioned.

  • Imperial Stout
    16.00% abv.

  • Imperial Stout
    17.50% abv.

  • Imperial Stout

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    Imperial or Double India Pale Ale
    • Date: November 6, 2009 (#8009)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Beertopia, Omaha NE
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Red. Opaque. Huge head.
      Aroma (3)
      Huge fruity, spicy hops.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Real big body. Real big bitterness. Real big fruity resiny hop flavor.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      This beer needs some time to smooth itself out. It's a collaboration betweeen Nøgne Ø and YoHo Brewing of Nagano, Japan. Bottle conditioned.

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    Specialty Beer
    11.00% abv.

  • Imperial Brown Ale
    Specialty Beer

  • Imperial Dunkelwit
    Specialty Beer

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    Imperial Stout
    Imperial Stout
    9.00% abv.
    Awards:

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    India Pale Ale
    American-Style India Pale Ale
    7.50% abv.
    Awards:

  • Klin Kokos
    Specialty Beer

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    Pale Ale
    Classic English-Style Pale Ale
    6.00% abv.

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    Peculiar Yule
    Herb and Spice Beer
    6.30% abv.

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    Porter
    Baltic-Style Porter
    7.00% abv.

  • Red Horizon

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    Saison
    French & Belgian-Style Saison
    6.50% abv.

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    Special Holiday Ale
    Herb and Spice Beer
    8.50% abv.

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    Sunturnbrew
    Specialty Beer
    11.00% abv.

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    Tiger Tripel
    Belgian-Style Tripel
    9.00% abv.

  • Toshi Double IPA
    Imperial or Double India Pale Ale

  • Two Captains IPA

  • Tyttebær
    Garden (Fruit) Beer

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    Winter Ale
    Barley Wine-Style Ale
    8.50% abv.