Black el "Horizon Tokyo Black" was the result of cooperation between the three great Scandinavian breweries: Nogne Oh BryuDog and Mikkeller. As planned by representatives Nogne Oh, the new beer was to combine the features of the three pre-existing ales: "Tokyo", "Black" and "Dark Horizon". El "Horizon Tokyo Black" was made in November 2010 at the brewery for Nogne About BryuDog and Mikkeller. It has high strength (16%), high density (36%) and a very complex flavor and aroma characteristics. The focus of this beer is that, along with the basic shades, each one finds in a polyhedral ale taste different nuances. In the manufacture of ale were used malt (Maris Otter, chocolate, roasted barley, peaty, amber, black, brown), hops Aurora, brown sugar from Demerara, oatmeal, water and yeast. El "Tokyo Black Horizon" has a long storage capacity - 15 years.
Founded in 2002, today the brewery Nøgne Ø is the leading beer producer in Norway. The name of the brewery is translated as "naked island". This poetic term was coined to describe Henrik Ibsen countless barren rocky islets, which are visible in the sea off the southern coast of Norway. According to the manufacturer, this term best describes the situation when in 2002, two Norwegian brewer Gunnar Wiig and Kjetil Jikiun decided to establish a new brewery. They wanted to share their passion for good beer, their goal was to bring diversity and innovation in commercial brewing. The result was a brewery Nøgne Ø - "uncompromising brewery", which is the mission statement of the manufacturers, which consists in the creation of top quality ale with a bright personality and individuality.
In the production of ale brewers About Nogne use only high-quality ingredients from around the world (especially from the UK malt and hops from the USA). All About Eli Nogne - unfiltered and unpasteurized. The brewery produces a wide range of crafting beer and is the first and only plant in Europe to produce its sake.