Green Gold | Mikkeller ApS

Green GoldGreen Gold
BA SCORE
72.5%
Liked This Beer
3.84 w/ 408 ratings
Green GoldGreen Gold
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mikkeller ApS
Denmark
mikkeller.dk

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
First batches Brewed at Gourmetbryggeriet, Roskilde, Denmark.

Now brewed at De Proefbrouwerij, Belgium

Ingredients: Water, malt (pilsner, munich and caramunich), flaked oats, hops (simcoe, cascade and amarillo) and ale yeast.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-22-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#11,013
Reviews:
144
Ratings:
408
Liked:
296
Avg:
3.84/5
pDev:
13.28%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
11
Gots:
64
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 408 |  Reviews: 144
Photo of Jame515
4.06/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of YvesB
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rangerred
3.42/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of HipCzech
3.89/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Serving: 500 ml can (stamped best before "12/07/17"), poured into a Spiegelau IPA glass.

Appearance: Slightly hazy amber gold with a towering head of thick, white, soap sud bubbles. Fantastic sticky lace.

Smell: Pale malt grain, grapefruit rind, hints of caramel and dank hops.

Taste: Solid malt body - both grainy and sweeter caramel - along with plenty of grapefruit, citrus rind, pine resin and some earthy hops. Hints of spicy, fruity Belgian hops.

Mouthfeel: Medium body and moderate carbonation.

Overall: Solid IPA with good balance of juicy citrus hops and malty body along with some subtle Belgian yeast spice.

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Photo of Walnut
3.79/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GetTheYayo
3.99/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Brianhone
4.42/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Love the pine taste. Reminds me of Fresh Squeezed.

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Photo of xungmound98
3.81/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BubbleBobble
4.38/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours an opaque, slightly hazy amber with a nice full frothy heady that leaves sticky and tacky lacing - very appealing. Resin, orange zest, citrus aromas dominate. Smooth balanced malt and hop, highly drinkable, smooth finish, creamy mouthfeel. Excellent balanced IPA.

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Photo of BluesBreaker_89
4.24/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Golden orange pour with a two finger white head. Pine, orange, grapefruit and bitterness on the nose, with perhaps a touch of banana. Pine resin and bitterness up-front on the tongue, developing into grapefruit, orange peel and touches of peach. Slightly dank, dry earthy aftertaste. Slight carbonation but smooth as well... Very easy drinking for a 7% ABV beer.

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Photo of monkist
4.43/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of puck1225
4.21/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

This is interesting. Poured from a can into a tulip cup. Cloudy orange color with a thick fluffy head and great lacing. The smell was great, citrusy with berries and a bit of pepper. The taste was grapefruit with some earthy funkiness. Over all it was a fun beer to drink and I would get it again.

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Photo of mtbdonn
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of migleskun
3.71/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of igl
4.62/5  rDev +20.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Karibourgeois
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of batt6343
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JBenGuinn
4.2/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I really dig this beer. With all the West Coast vs East Coast IPAs, this finds its own space to shine. Good bitterness, decent floral hop taste with a good amount of piney resin on the tongue. I'll go back to this again and again.

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Photo of jonj
3.99/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of sd123
3.86/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of varian7
3.74/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of The_Committee
3.42/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TX-Badger
3.81/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a mostly clear medium golden color with white head. Pine, citrus fruits, grass, resinous tones, and a little cereal on the nose; follows onto the palate. Medium bodied. Finishes with pine and citrus fruits.

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Photo of rex_4539
4.24/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

L: Peach-like color, one finger slightly off white head, superb lacing, loads of carbonation.

S: Hops.

T: Hoppy, malty, bitter.

F: Smooth, refreshing, highly drinkable.

O: A classic IPA.

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Photo of akward
3.8/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Green Gold from Mikkeller ApS
Beer rating: 72.5% out of 100 with 408 ratings
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