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BrewDog Abstrakt AB:03

 (RETIRED)
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Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Fruit Beer/Radler
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An Imperial Ale aged in whisky casks for over 2 years with bucketloads of strawberries and raspberries.


OrionBelt's rating

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
OrionBelt (32) - - JAN 15, 2013
Bottle, amber color. The nose ripe fruit, strawberries and malt. Mouthfeel is medium body, caramel, vanilla, strawberry, fruity, whiskey and wood, light citrus and sugar syrup. Low carbonation, slight hint of medicine.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ansalon (1558) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - NOV 17, 2014
Bottle at Bishops Arms Folkungagatan. Pours a hazy caramel with no head. Aromas of caramel, raisins, oak, funk and cherries. Taste is cherries, caramel, raisins, roasted notes and funk. Mouthfeel is flat and somewhat oily with no carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (3959) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 18, 2014
Bottle from the hallowed Garvie cellars. Pours dark brown with a little head. Aromas of strawberries, raspberries, whisky. Taste is light sour, boozy, rich. Long finish. A real treat.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (3166) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 15, 2014
Bottles at home. Pours copper, still very tart and fruity even after several years, sour.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fiammanghilla (635) - Genova, ITALY - JUL 12, 2014
Assaggio da bottiglia @ cantinetta. Color miele senza schiuma. Liscia con corpo abbastanza leggero considerato il grado alcolico. Ricorda molto un passito, escono fuori molte fragole ed un po' di mirtilli. Buona!!! ---Ra via Beer Buddy for iPhold

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Tinco (572) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2014
Clear dark red liquid, head disappears quickly. Aroma: spreads in the room as soon as I open the bottle. A lot of raspberries and strawberries in the aroma, in the back I get some whiskey notes but the berries are really prominent in this aroma. Taste: a slight tart raspberry and strawberry flavor spreads in the mouth and mixes in with a slight bitterness. There is also some whiskey alcohol in there. Pretty sweet with low level of carbonation. Bottle 647. Enjoy it! Cheers!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2014
Backlog. Tasted at a vertical tasting of the first six abstracts released. Bottles from Systembolaget. One of the better in the series.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
decay_of_mind (16) - CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 3, 2014
Tasted after 3.5 years. It was like a fountain of taste. Raspberry and whiskey nose. Taste: wild pears with grapefruit palate. A little bit malty.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
teorn88 (2382) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
Taster from bottle at La Cantinetta, Rimini. It pours a whisky-like intense caramel body with the tiniest tan head. Aroma is intensely fruity with raspberries upfront, then leather and vanilla come through. Taste is on the sweet side with more caramel, leather, vanilla and loads of raspberries and strawberries. Light must in the finish. Medium to thin body with soft carbonation. Overall, fantastic complexity.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Yorker (1302) - Herning, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2013
Corked 37.5 cl bottle @ home (bottle #2712). Pours murky reddish amber with a lot of sediment and a tiny white head that leaves no lacing. Aroma and flavour is strawberry, raspberry, alcohol, vanilla, and caramel – with a tart and alcoholic finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
worldbeertaste (1676) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2013
Bottle from September 8th 2010. Opened in October 2013 with deanso. 3 years old. Hazy brown with a thin, disappearing, white, non lacy, disappearing head. Smells of citrus fruit, raspberries, and generally berries right away. Malt, aged malt smell (heavy), light acidic tones, raisins and walnut. Some sourness as well. Deep and very complex. Full oily creamy body with soft carbonation.Intense fruity taste of berry mix but mostly raspberries with some woody undertones but you can still taste the alcohol. Vanilla. Strawberries too. Finishes with a taste of raspberry juice with some sourness. Leaves the muon dry and saturated with berry sourness and some lingering malts.


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