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BrewDog Abstrakt AB:12

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Fruit Beer
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 141   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 336   ABV: 11.2%
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9500 bottles
Imperial Black Belgian Ale aged in old Invergordon Scotch whisky barrels with mountains of raspberries, tayberries and blackberries in each cask. Decadent yet surprisingly light and refreshing, this is a moreish fruit sensation sure to leave your tounge tingling in delight!
ABV: 11.7%
OG: 1108
Malts:Extra Pale, Chocolate and Carafa III
Hops:Tomahawk, Magnum, Centennial and Amarillo
Twist: matured in scotch whisky barrels with mountains of raspberries, tayberries and blackberries

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beese (1837) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2014
Draught at BrewDog Shepherd’s Bush on 16 September. Poured a thick, pitch black, with a thin tan head. Big aroma of blackberries, dark fruit and big malt. Mouthfeel was really thick and syrup like. Complex flavours of berries, sherbet, dark chocolate and black cherry. More cherry in the finish, with burnt sugar, pastry, straw and dried fruit.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kingvit (201) - - SEP 3, 2014
Aroma: caramel, red berries, hazelnut; Appearance: reddish brown, minimal head; Taste: medium sweetness, medium sourness, slight bitterness; Palate: long finish, soft carbonation, oily texture, full body. A Porto among beers, long-lasting taste. A bit boozy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
llkc (401) - århus, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2014
duft: brun farin. sød. lidt rugbrød. frugtig duft. lidt vin duft. lidt tobak. smag: solbær. brombær. en smule brun farin, tobak. smager lidt af frugt vin. sød.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (1406) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 6, 2014
Bottle, shared with Andrew. Black body with no head or lacing. Aroma of treacle, whisky and salted caramel. Flavour of sweet treacle and raspberry syrup. Strong alcohol. Medium body with a slick, oily texture. Soft carbonation prickle. A complex beer but it tastes a bit too boozy for my liking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ATulloch (106) - Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND - AUG 6, 2014
Bottle from George Woods (BrewDog brewer) brewed on the 12/12/12. pours a jet black with no head or carbonation. Pungent aromas of treacle, caramel with a slight whisky note. Strong taste of again treacle with a blackberry hit and whisky sting. Strong alcohol linger. Lovely beer but not my type.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Andresvendsen (199) - - AUG 1, 2014
Kanske inte den bästa i serien men helt klart godkänd. 3 av 4 flaskor. Gärna en till ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arve_Christian (3092) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 12, 2014
On bottle from Vinmonopolet Vika- from friend . Dark color, some red - some foam. Aromas of raspberry, malt , dried fruits. Full body & high complexity . Immediate sweetness - good balance. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mr_Pink_152 (723) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle from Stirchley wines. Black brown colour with a slight tan head. The fruit is present on the aroma, and more so on the taste, real bitter fruitiness. Also some liquorice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
suurjuust (1068) - ESTONIA - JUN 25, 2014
Bottle shared by martjoobolut, thanks! Dark brown, tan head that quickly dissipates. Nose is whiskey, malt, berries, oak, vanilla. Flavor is fruity, malty, roast, whiskey, raspberries, oak, vanilla, booze. Full moutheel with vinous notes. Rich and complex.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
martjoobolut (744) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 22, 2014
0,375L bottle, bottle nr. 8547. Pours dark brown with tan head. The head doesn’t stay. Aroma is intense fruits, cocoa, raisins and some alcohol. Taste is intense berries, raspberries, dark chocolate, and oak. Finish is long dark chocolate bitter with berries. Overall: great brew.

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