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BrewDog Abstrakt AB:07

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Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Scotch Ale
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Thistle

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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 375   ABV: 12.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Whisky Cask Aged Imperial Scotch Ale. 4200 bottles.


Bov's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bov (9552) - Bienne, - FEB 1, 2013
from Erzbierschof - very dark brown beer with no head retentikon; aroma of chestnuts, biscuit; notes of red fruity hops and cold coffee; full-bodied, moderate carbonation; pretty sticky, moderate bitterness; long aftertaste of licorice, prunes, slightly dry and chocolatey


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (7894) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 19, 2014
2014-07-08. Very dark body small head. Aroma is sweet, lightly soy kissed, caramel malt and mild alcohol. Flavour is sweetish malty core, alcohol, moderate whisky. Smooth medium bodied palate, no carbonation. Bottle, Tasting at cgarvieuk’s, Edinburgh

Overheard:"There’s TWO butts in my peach."

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kraddel (3337) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - JUN 30, 2014
Bottle 1581 at home . Pours dark brown , muddy , clear, but to dark to see trough . No foam at all . Smell is sweet, woody , sharp . Taste is sweet, yet very sharp, touch of whiskey . malty, sweet back . Body is way to thin to join in with these tastes and this kind of alcohol, making it have a boozier feeling than it idealy should have had . Carbonation is very low, but working for this beer .

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerandBlues2 (9730) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUN 19, 2014
Bottle received via trade with cgarvieuk. Pours dark brown with a small, fizzy tan head, short retention with spare to no lacing. Aroma is toast, caramel and cookie malt, toffee and dates, figs, whiskey and oak with earthy notes. Flavor is sweet dark malt, dark fruits, oak and whiskey with vanilla notes, faint hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Full body and medium carbonation.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stuu666 (2328) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2014
Bottle at home. Fruity nose with whisky. Sweet, malty taste with subtle whisky, not overpowering.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheJestersBeer (2083) - SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2014
375ml bottle, #2835/4400. Pours a deep, almost clear mahogany brown, with very little head. Complex, quite developed aroma, dark chocolate, licorice, wod, vanilla, dried fruits, prunes, earth, coffee, dark berries, hints of smoke. Semi-sweet, full bodied, mid to high bitterness, low (no?) CO2. Complex, mature, balanced taste, dark fruit, chocolate, rasted malt, wisps of smoke, coffee beans, licorice, earth, wood, vanilla, tannins, tobacco. Long finish, the wood and high alcohol have become very well integrated, I’m glad I left this a few years in the cellar Really nice. (2014-05-22)

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daje (2454) - NORWAY - APR 14, 2014
Bottle shared by esp0r with me and edvard, september 27th 2013. Dark brown body, small offwhite head. Aroma of biscuit, dried fruits, alcohol. Taste of sweet caramel, vanilla, wood, chocolate, red wine. Pretty sweet finish with a warm wine and vanilla aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scottishchris (184) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle from Brewdog online way back. Pours as flat cola. Currents, molasses, deep caramel, liquorice. Taste of liquorice, coffee and toffee. Medium light body considering the abv. Clean mouthfeel. Perhaps a little jaded and over aged.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ansalon (1430) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - FEB 22, 2014
Pours a very dark brown with no head. Aroma is burnt sugar, raisins, figs, dates, marinated red berries, tar, smoked oak, leather, honey. Taste is burnt sugar, honey, figs, dates, caramel, some vanilla and smoked meat. Very good! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (4342) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle - Caramel, raisin, brown sugar and some light whisky barrel notes. Cloudy deep brown with not much of a beige head. Lots of dark fruit and caramels, some chocolate notes and the some whisky barrel. Finish is sweet and that is where I get the Scotch Ale notes. Booze is almost non existent and mouth feel is very rich. This is a great beer, but I would have never guessed Scotch Ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tkrjukoff (4059) - SWEDEN - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle. Pours black brown with barely no head. Aroma is vinous malty port raisins. Flavor malty vinous chocolate raisins sherry mildly buttered.


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