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India Pale Ale - Nøgne Ø - Det Kompromissløse Bryggeri A/S

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India Pale AleIndia Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

194 Ratings
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Ratings: 194
Reviews: 114
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 9.67%
Wants: 9
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Nøgne Ø - Det Kompromissløse Bryggeri A/S visit their website
Norway

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
17.5º P, 60 IBU.

Ingredients: Maris Otter, Munich, wheat and caramel malt; Chinook and Cascade hops; English ale yeast, and our local Grimstad water.

(Beer added by: Sigmund on 12-01-2003)
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JohnW

United Kingdom (England)

4.18/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours pale gold/orange and cloudy from the yeast sediment, dense white head which settled fairly quickly. Resinous aroma typical of a strong IPA in common with many US IPA's - reflecting the anticipated taste. Strong forward hoppy flavours typical of the style, rich texture reflecting the 7.5% alc, very tasty and satisfying. Hardly a session beer at this level of alc, but a very good and enjoyable beer. Though a bit expensive being imported from Norway.

JohnW Bham
Sept 2013

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2013 09:41:05 | More by JohnW
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

09-07-2013 00:39:06 | More by ejimhof
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KMcG

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

08-03-2013 00:12:41 | More by KMcG
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Oakenator

Pennsylvania

4.28/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A: Pours a yellow brown with ample head. Good head retention and spotted lacing on the glass.

S: Floral and grassy aroma - great hop presence.

T: Good hop bitterness present up front - strong floral presence. Gets sweet on the back from a nice dose of malts. Nicely balanced.

M: Good pop on the tongue.

O: Great brew and a nice use of hop on the flavor balance and layers.

Serving type: bottle

07-31-2013 01:00:19 | More by Oakenator
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buzzy

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

07-31-2013 00:41:48 | More by buzzy
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thierrynantes

France

4.04/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Beer bottle (50 cl.) purchased from Bières & Chopes, and tasted in 2013.

Appearance : unclear orange amber color, with white foam head.
Smell : hoppy and spicy aromas.
Taste & mouthfeel : caramel malty, dry and bitter finish with a long duration.
Drinkability : a nice beer in the style India Pale Ale.

Serving type: bottle

07-12-2013 17:24:45 | More by thierrynantes
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jaxon53

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

07-04-2013 22:01:35 | More by jaxon53
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BierStein711

Illinois

4.14/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

25 oz bottle poured into a shaker pint, two finger fast reducing head.

Burnt orange color, reminiscent of a hefe, carbonation is moderate.

Smells: I was slightly congested, but I could smell grapefruit and citrus fruits, I could also smell the hop bill in its glory.

Taste: very malty at first, a little weak for me. The cascade and Chinook hops came in fine, and the "English Ale Yeast" gave the beer a forthright crispness.

Mouthfeel; nourishingly thick

Overall, this is a fantastic beer well worth pursuing and worth anyone's time who is a fan of big, hearty IPAs!

Serving type: bottle

07-01-2013 00:37:12 | More by BierStein711
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Kirk

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

06-23-2013 09:37:33 | More by Kirk
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InspectorBob

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-22-2013 16:34:41 | More by InspectorBob
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ridgeline23

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

06-22-2013 00:17:43 | More by ridgeline23
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adityashekhar

India

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

06-17-2013 10:08:22 | More by adityashekhar
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Kmat10

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

05-20-2013 04:45:54 | More by Kmat10
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cadaugherty

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

05-08-2013 01:59:00 | More by cadaugherty
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Giggy

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1.8%

04-04-2013 04:24:51 | More by Giggy
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Porter

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

03-28-2013 01:05:36 | More by Porter
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Rwalford74

Australia

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

03-27-2013 01:28:44 | More by Rwalford74
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Eucrid

Ireland

4/5  rDev +1.8%

03-10-2013 20:08:54 | More by Eucrid
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Peyton5410

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1.8%

03-07-2013 00:53:49 | More by Peyton5410
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innominat

Ireland

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

03-01-2013 20:06:26 | More by innominat
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cyclonece09

Maryland

3.49/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 22oz bottle into a 14 oz "pint" glass. Pours a nice orange yellow color with a small white head that dissipates quickly. Smells of earthy and piney hops, very inviting. Tastes of syrup and piney hops, quite unique. Beer is light-medium bodied and carbonated quite heavily. Overall, a slightly above average beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-27-2013 02:17:03 | More by cyclonece09
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Yzerman


4.09/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Very descent DIPA from one of my absolute favourite breweries but still, it cannot compete with the Titan IPA. So what is missing? I would say complexity and possibly also the finish, which is overrun by too-much cascade hops (?). Nevertheless a very descent beer from a brewery that never ever leaves you disappointed.

Serving type: on-tap

02-01-2013 16:45:09 | More by Yzerman
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DmanGTR

Florida

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-29-2013 18:34:14 | More by DmanGTR
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sholland119

Pennsylvania

3.43/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Just got this one yesterday. No freshness or brewing info on the bottle (hate that with an IPA).

A-Pour is a hazy amber with a huge frothy off white head with huge retention.

S-Very malty on the nose, perhaps a whiff of hops but not much there.

T-Very malty with a strong crystal malt presence, with a solid bitterness and a bit of orange zest in the finish. Solid but unspectacular.

M-Medium bodied, good lingering bitterness.

O-Pretty much just ok for me. Solid flavor, low on the aromatics.

HV

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2013 23:08:19 | More by sholland119
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jurbanik

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-20-2013 01:18:29 | More by jurbanik
India Pale Ale from Nøgne Ø - Det Kompromissløse Bryggeri A/S
88 out of 100 based on 194 ratings.