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Beer review: Nøgne Ø Asian Pale Ale

And now for another low-alcohol beer by Nøgne Ø. Asian Pale Ale is a new beer, which will be available in supermarkets and grocery stores in Norway from early May. This beer is a pale ale brewed with a generous … Continue reading

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Beer review: Nøgne Ø Cassis Tripel

The beer I’m reviewing now is a variation of Nøgne Ø Tiger Tripel. The brewer managed to add the wrong yeast, so instead of pouring the batch down the drain they added some Blackcurrant juice, and left the beer to … Continue reading

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Belgian beer review bonanza

A little while back I got a beer mail from the nice folks over at Belgianbeerz.com with some lovely Belgian beers. I was thinking of doing separate posts for each beer but as I started reviewing them I though I … Continue reading

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Beer review: Emelisse / Nøgne Ø Grødziskie

The other day I received a package from Nøgne Ø with some of their latest beers, and I’ll try to review my way through them this week (alongside the Belgian beers I got from belgianbeerz.com). First up is a collaboration … Continue reading

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Beer review: Nils Hansen/Hopfanatic Importer

Today I’m about to enjoy a rather big and bold Imperial Porter called Importer, brewed in Hungary by Nils Hansen (at the Hopfanatic brewery). I have reviewed some beers brewed by Nils Hansen before, but this is the first one … Continue reading

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Beer review: BrewDog Abstrakt AB:04 (2010)

Time for one of the highlights of the year at BeerNorway HQ! On November 1st 2010 BrewDog bottled their Abstrakt AB:04, and I have enjoyed a bottle on or close to this date every year since. AB:04 is an Imperial … Continue reading

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Beer review(s): Nøgne Ø Julesnadder, Underlig Jul, God Jul and Special Holiday Ale

Tonight Christmas came early to BeerNorway HQ. I’m about to try some Christmas beers from none other than Nøgne Ø. The beers I’m trying are Julesnadder, Underlig Jul, God Jul and Special Holiday Ale.

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Beer review: Nøgne Ø #1000 and #1001

Tonight I’m about to embark on a little Arabian Nights-like story in my own home. I’m about to enjoy Nøgne Ø’s batch number #1000 and #1001, inspired by One Thousand and One Nights (at least as far as the spices … Continue reading

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Beer review: BrewDog Abstrakt AB:07 (2011)

Hey hey, another review of a beer from BrewDog’s Abstrakt series. AB:07 is an Imperial Scotch Ale, aged in Whisky Casks, which I reviewed last year, on the day it turned one, and back in 2011, some months after it … Continue reading

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Beer review: Hansa Spesial IPA

Let’s go big! Not big as in alcohol, not big as in size (of the beer), but big as in a beer brewed by a macro brewery. I’m about to try Hansa’s IPA for the first time. Hansa Spesial IPA … Continue reading

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