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BrewDog Abstrakt AB:08

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: American Strong Ale
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Snifter, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 176   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 354   ABV: 11.8%
ltd relase
Deconstructed Blonde Imperial Stout

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2012

Bottle 375ml.

Clear medium amber orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, fruity, dusty chocolate, light cofffe. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, dried fruit, chocolate, sweet chili fruit notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light light alcoholic. Hides the alcohol very well and is very easy to drink ;O) Happy New Year Everybody - 2011 last beer rated *<;O) [20111231]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40140) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 29, 2012
37.5 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is spiced, chili and vegetables. Sweet, malty, caramelish and cornish. Smooth caramelish with a solid chili bite. Dry and spiced finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (34226) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 29, 2012
Bottled. An amber beer with a thin yellowish head. The aroma has notes of malt and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of caramel, malt, and alcohol, leading to a dry alcoholic finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (25822) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 6, 2012
Bottle at Ungstrup. Clear amber coloured with a medium sized white head. Sweet and light roasted aroma of coffee, berries and freshgrinded coffee. Sweet and light roasted flavour of dark chocolate and liquorice with notes of pepper. Roasted finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (25182) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 25, 2012
Bottled@Cosmic Comic Cafe, Turku. Deep amber colour, small white head. Aroma is coffee, hops, earth and some mild spices and alcohol. Flavour is caramel, coffee, toffee, alcohol, mild spicyness as well as some quite strong raisins and fruity (and also ripe fruity) notes. Slightly strong on the alcohol, otherwise a rather pleasant beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 29, 2012
Bottle 37,5 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a clear deep golden with a small white head. Dry chili notes on a bed of syrupy fruit. Rich body, thick and rich fruits, again syrupy with a rough hop profile and then again quite some chili. Boozy finish. No pleasure in this one for me. I note that others taste coffee where I taste chili - actually I often feel a similarity between the too. But I do feel a slight bite here. 290212

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (23317) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 5, 2012
Bottled. Clear amber, no head. Aroma of coffee and chili. Very sweet with full body and viscous mouthfeel. Lots of syrup as well as honey, ash and chili. Low bitterness. A big beer with unusual flavours, way too much sugar and not a whole lot of balance or finesse.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 3, 2012
Bottle. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel aroma with hoppy hints. Sweetish malty spicy hoppy caramel flavor. Has a sweetish malty spicy hoppy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (21720) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2013
7th January 2012
Clear deep gold beer, tidy white head. Smooth palate, quite light. Rich marmalade hops that are nicely balanced with coffee and a touch of vanilla. Finishes smooth with minor aniseed alcohol. Marmalade hop aftertaste. Doesn’t work at all as a Stout - nice try. Does work well in it’s own right - came over as an Imperial Coffee Golden to me! Hides the alcohol quite well and very drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (21170) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 16, 2012
Bottle courtesy of Colin, thanks! Clear syrupy golden color. Aroma of caramel, taste is syrupy sweet with floral notes. Decent stuff.

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