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BrewDog Abstrakt AB:05

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Imperial Stout
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Snifter


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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 375   ABV: 12.5%
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Belgian imperial stout aged on toasted coconut and cacao.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2011
Bottled. A pitch black beer with a brown head. The aroma has notes of sweet and roasted malt. The flavor is very sweet with notes of soy sauce, roasted malt, and coconuts.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
marcot (770) - Campomorone, ITALY - SEP 21, 2011
Un assaggio all’OConnor, continua la saga delle pigne assurde, almeno la 4 era bona

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 12/20
wavers1 (910) - Notown, California, USA - SEP 21, 2011
wow. this beer is amazing. its literally undrinable. this makes black tuesday drink like 7up. decent aroma and start to the flavor, but man this is the epitomy of cloying. get cumulatively worse with each sip. dont really know what they were thinking here, theres really no arguement that this this a good beer for drinking. tasting and rating, maybe. actually drinking and enjoying, not at all.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
POLK (2219) - Hørning, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2011
UPDATED: SEP 27, 2012 200411@DØE Århus Syd Brewdog meating. A powerful, heavy Belgian inspired Imperial stout, aged in toasted coconut flakes and cocoa. Classical stout flavor without being flashy game. Very sweet, almost like a Christmas beer. Must be drunk alone, as it is too violent even as a dessert beer. However, in perfect balance. This beer is a dessert in itself. Delicious winter beer with a rare strong taste that is in perfect balance. Good creamy cocoa flavor, but where is coconut.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
VsXsV (2657) - Linköping, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2011
375 ml bottle. Pitch black liquid with small tan head. Aroma of dark chocolate, coffee, belgian esters, dark berries and maybe very light coconut. Taste is sweet with medium bitterness and lots of chocolate and coffee. Quite burnt. Full bodied with light carbonation and smooth mouthfeel. Quite good imp stout, not boozy at all but not one of the best I’ve had. Balanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blafa (511) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2011
Pitch black with large brown foam that vanishes in an instant. Milk chocolate, light vanilla, bananas, some cacao and wood notes(coconut?) in the nose. Alcohol is present both in the smell and taste in a bad way, body is full and the rest of the taste complex but very sweet, too sweet. The sugar is overtaking and the alcohol to high, a bad combination. I wouldn’t want more then a small glass if even that.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Clyx (208) - SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2011
UPDATED: SEP 27, 2011 Aroma: Raisins, milk chocolate, fudge, rotten bananas, figs. Taste: SUGAR! Alcohol, fudge, raisins. Munkänsla: Burning and sweet, full body, unbalanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Enjoyit (3566) - Vadum, DENMARK - JUL 19, 2011
Black of color with a brown head. An aroma of liqurice, sweets, weak bitter, weak notes of alcohol and roasted malt. A flavor of roasted malt, liqurice, raisins, alcohol, sweets and chocolate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
LoFi (1637) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2011
Bottle #2399/3600. Black with a sizzling, dark brown head that quickly disappears to nothing - like coke or julmust. Aroma: roasted, toffee and butter, alcohol, chocolate. Taste: sweet, salty, chocolate, tobacco, toffee, some kind of liqueur. Maybe a bit oily mouthfeel, still, liqueurish. Kind of interesting, but unbalanced and too sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kryon (1767) - SWEDEN - JUL 2, 2011
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2012 Bottle #2067. Extermely hard to open until I used a wine opener... Pours really dark with a frizzy carbonation. Roasted tones of chocolate and burned sugar. Hints of coconut makes this a quite stable but yet a bit to sweeet imperial stout. Overall too sweet

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