Beer Geek Breakfast | Mikkeller ApS

Beer Geek BreakfastBeer Geek Breakfast
BA SCORE
88.8%
Liked This Beer
4.1 w/ 2,555 ratings
Beer Geek BreakfastBeer Geek Breakfast
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mikkeller ApS
Denmark
mikkeller.dk

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed at Nøgne Ø.

Ingredients : Water, malt (pils, oat, smoked, caramunich, brown, pale chocolate and chocolate), roasted barley, flaked oats, hops (centennial and cascade), ale yeast and gourmet coffee.

Added by Goldorak on 03-10-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,967
Reviews:
1,004
Ratings:
2,555
Liked:
2,270
Avg:
4.1/5
pDev:
10.24%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
195
Gots:
467
Trade:
25
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Photo of JamesLeung
4.33/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ltdsaint
4.21/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of scottspencer
3.79/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of wafers
4.17/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mntlover
4.04/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours pretty darn black no real light getting through this one with a nice thumb sized coco colored head that falls to ringed scum.

Aroma is nice big roasted malts loads of chocolate, coffee is lighter then I would think for coffee stout but its in there. Nice and sweet some caramel and touches of liquid smoke mingled with the coffee and chocolate.

Taste is roasted malts ok here is where the coffee is more so in the taste then the chocolate that my nose seemed to think was dominating. Finish is lingering coffee lightly dry some touches of coco powder, peat notes and hops. Not bad but to me the nose is better.

Mouthfeel is only medium maybe affected by the kind of peppy carbonation, looked thicker when pouring into my glass anyway.

Overall would say a descent beer, but for the price I would pass as many good stouts can be had for a third of the price.

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Photo of marknu1
4.31/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Marvicsin
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Jsalz21
4.15/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ClavisAurea
4.47/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of CavemanRamblin
4.15/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Hayes86
4.31/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bshefftz
4.19/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of thoglund
4.06/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of xungmound98
4.34/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of janubio
4.06/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Black colour, two fingers brown head that fades to a thin layer, good lace. Aroma of chocolate coffee, dark and dried fuits, raisins. Full, creamy and oily palate, good carbonation. Taste of coffee, chocolate, raisins, licorice.

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Photo of Gemini6
3.63/5  rDev -11.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stoffystouts
3.5/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of sd123
4.07/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of WDJersey
3.87/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of newbeeraday
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tspesak
4.21/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from 16.9 oz bottle into snifter.

Look: poured her black with a thin khaki head that quickly dissipated.

Smell: dark roasted coffee up front, followed by chocolate notes, toasted malt, and caramel. There is also a thin lingering essence of smoke which is a nice touch.

Taste: follows almost directly with the smell; notes of coffee, dark chocolate, caramel and a slight touch of dates or vanilla for sweetness.

Feel: thick syrupy feel, but slightly over carbonated for my taste in coffee stouts.

Overall: solid breakfast stout; great smell and tastes just a little too much carbonation. I could still drink it for breakfast, lunch or dinner though!

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Photo of craigbelly
4.09/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Reminiscent of good black coffee and espresso. Slighly sour, but pleasant. Smooth creamy mouthfeel. I like that it diverges from the traditional coffee stout.

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Photo of Biggiekrock627
4.34/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BEER88
4.21/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MJ64
4.29/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Beer Geek Breakfast from Mikkeller ApS
Beer rating: 88.8% out of 100 with 2,555 ratings
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