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Nelson Sauvin Pale Ale - Det Lille Bryggeri

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Nelson Sauvin Pale AleNelson Sauvin Pale Ale

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.82
pDev: n/a
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Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: bark on 08-09-2010

Facts for geeks: 4 malt varieties (Pilsner, Cara Pilsner, oat, munich type 1) 1 hop variety (Nelson Sauvin, mashhopping, 60, 20, 10, 5 minutesr, hopback and dry hopping). Engelsk ale yeast. IBU: 41,9
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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 2
Photo of rarbring
3.82/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The beer is clouded brass colored, small vivid bubbles form a thick head that settles a bit unevenly, leaving some lacing.

The smell is sweet lemon, lemonade-like. Grape-fruit, fresh flowers.

A fruity sweetness upfront, nearly dextrose, lime and bitter oranges, and then more and more bitterness. Nice.

Medium low carbonation, fresh and watery but a good ry finish.

I do like this, could have fooled me as being a (good) american wheat beer.

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Photo of niklas0770
3.82/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

The first thing that comes to mind when i look as this beer is witbier. The liquid is pale and hazy and the massive 3 - 4 finger head fades to form a solid lid.

I smell citrus, bread, peach, rice... It's a dry touch to it. As strange as this might sound, the smell is very well balanced.

Dry grass and citrus hits your tongue as first. The sweetness feels very exotic. I think there's more to it than peach, but i'm not sure what it is. The aftertaste is dry and bitter. Unfortunately the taste isn't as well balanced as the smell is.

I really enjoy the feel of this beer. It's creamy and yet it has a dry feel to it. Very nice indeed.

This beer goes down very easily, it's a smooth pleasent ride.

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Nelson Sauvin Pale Ale from Det Lille Bryggeri
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