Big Worse | Mikkeller ApS

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415 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mikkeller ApS
Denmark
mikkeller.dk

Style: American Barleywine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij.

Ingredients: Water, malt (pils and caramunich), candy sugar, hops (nugget, cascade and centennial) and ale yeast.

Added by Viggo on 11-25-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
415
Reviews:
249
Avg:
3.75
pDev:
15.47%
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
65
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 415 |  Reviews: 249
Photo of i4ourgot
3.23/5  rDev -13.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

To start off this was a beer that was aged in a plastic keg for a year. I had to ask the bartender if it was the barrel aged or the normal big worse. Very boozy not smooth at all lots of hot alcohol in it. I would like to try this beer out of the bottle maybe sitting in plastic for a year was not a good idea. The boozy whiskey like flavor kinda drowned out everything in this beer. The head was non existent and the only aroma I could get was alcohol notes. This beer definitely needs a second try for me.

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Photo of Westyn
2.74/5  rDev -26.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Probably the worst thing I've had mikkeller. The name is about right on this one.

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Photo of EnojysAnyBeer
4.75/5  rDev +26.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Full of sticky malt flavor with an almost syrupy consistency. Had on tap. Alcohol comes through very balanced with the bitterness.

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Photo of kylehay2004
4/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Beervana
4.22/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JackieKu
4.36/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Chcshammonde
4.44/5  rDev +18.4%

Photo of a77cj7
3.75/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Poupae
3.83/5  rDev +2.1%

Photo of WilsonLiu
3.3/5  rDev -12%

Photo of olradetbalder
4/5  rDev +6.7%

Photo of BigRedDog
3.69/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Can_has_beer
4.4/5  rDev +17.3%

Photo of BobZ
2.75/5  rDev -26.7%

Photo of lysergicdream
4.24/5  rDev +13.1%

Photo of MakeMineADoubleJack
1/5  rDev -73.3%

I certainly hope this was just a bad bottle because, if it wasn't, my-oh-my is this a terrible beer. The beer itself wasn't all too well-carbonated. The cork didn't come out with much of a pop either. I hope it's just a bad bottle for Mikkeller's sake.

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Photo of Sludgeman
3.98/5  rDev +6.1%

Photo of t2grogan
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Photo of shoegueuze
3.76/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Eddiehop
3.75/5  rDev 0%

Photo of brett606
4.36/5  rDev +16.3%

Photo of BeerTruck
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Photo of wrightst
4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

Photo of RochefortChris
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Photo of delgotit99
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Big Worse from Mikkeller ApS
3.75 out of 5 based on 415 ratings.
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