Úlfur IPA Nr. 3 | Borg Brugghús

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Úlfur IPA Nr. 3Úlfur IPA Nr. 3
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3.92/5
Very Good
66 Ratings
Úlfur IPA Nr. 3Úlfur IPA Nr. 3
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Borg Brugghús
Iceland
borgbrugghus.is

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Icelands first IPA, very limited availabilty

Added by stulowitz on 01-19-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#13,167
Reviews:
16
Ratings:
66
pDev:
11.48%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
16
Trade:
0
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1.5/5  rDev -61.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of rolltide
4.12/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.63/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.71/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

On tap at R5 in Akureyri. Non-NEIPA of two Borg's available. Not quite as flavor-packed/smooth as NEIPA, but I'll take it given location. Amber color

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4.43/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.78/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.88/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Sharp grapefruit and pine, on the nose, along with slight resin and lemon. Very traditional American IPA nose.

Flavor follows, with a grainy malt bill, moderate bitterness, and citrus and pine hop notes.

Lively and smooth on the palate.

This is an excellent American IPA brewed in Iceland. Borg Brugghus definitely seems to be a legitimate craft brewery pumping out some solid stuff.

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4.18/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.71/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.33/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.79/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.79/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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4.18/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.04/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.79/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.02/5  rDev -23%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

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4.41/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.55/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

33 cl bottle into glass

Dark copper, white head. Nice hop aroma - pine, floral. Taste is fairly bitter, starts pleasant but ends with odd aftertaste. medium bodied.

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4.1/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Keflavik Airport.

Pours a clear orange, with soft, white foam.

Nice piney smell, quite reminiscent of the classic West Coast IPAs, like Sculpin.

The taste is very hoppy, with pine and grapefruit dominating. Good West Coast stuff here as well.

Soft texture, medium bodied, nice feel.

Overall, a very solid IPA, god balance between the hops and the malt, tastes like it's stronger than 5.9.

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Úlfur IPA Nr. 3 from Borg Brugghús
Beer rating: 3.92 out of 5 with 66 ratings