Category Archives: Denmark

Faxe Royal Strong Lager

8% alc./vol., 500 ml canRoyal Unibrew A/S – http://www.faxe.com/Faxe, Denmark Here’s a strong version of the Faxe lager.  It fails the Bavarian Purity Law, of course.  A quick read of the ingredients list shows glucose syrup (some folks calls it … Continue reading

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Faxe Premium Danish Lager

5% alc./vol., 500 ml canRoyal Unibrew A/S – http://www.faxe.com/Faxe, Denmark Another beer simply named after the place of origin.  Faxe is a pretty small place on Denmark’s largest island, Zealand.  No, that’s not the same Zealand that New Zealand is … Continue reading

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Nørrebros Julebryg Flavoured Strong Beer

7% alc./vol., 600 ml bottleNørrebro Bryghus – http://www.noerrebrobryghus.dk/Copenhagen, Denmark Another day, another language.  I guess the harder it is to read the bottle, the more authentic the experience of drinking an import.  This mahogany ale is a malty beer first, … Continue reading

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Tuborg Pure Gold

5.5% alc./vol., 500 ml canTurk Tuborg A.S. – http://www.tuborg.ca/Izmir, Turkey No, that’s not a typo.  While the front of the can says “Copenhagen”, the side of the can tells me that this iconic Danish beer was brewed under licence in … Continue reading

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