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Brewed by BrewDog
Style: American Strong Ale
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Snifter, Tulip

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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 384   ABV: 12.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A salt caramel popcorn imperial ale. Bourbon and rum barrel aged, this 12.8% ale has complex and twisting flavours. Bitter caramel, wood, smoke, spice, treacle and vanilla are all present and intertwine against a smooth and lightly chewy mouthfeel. The salt caramel popcorn lends subtle hints of a smoky brininess.


1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Andresvendsen (199) - - AUG 1, 2014
Hur tänkte som här? Verkligen inte god nånstans. Drack den på brewdog i Stockholm. Nästan att jag ångrade det ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cool_Bond (1531) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - JUL 21, 2014
The aroma of oak, red berries and light alcohol. The flavor has too much alcohol but have small hints of raisins and berries. A heavy bitterness that fills the mouth a long time. But I can not really say that I am enjoying the beer. Bottle 5743 of 8250. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pilsnerrogge (2524) - Finspång, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 13, 2014 Bottle #5309 of 8250:
Pours dark brown with a small head.
Aroma is sweet and has notes of raisins, port, brown sugar and alcohol.
Sweet and sticky flavor with notes of port, toffee, oak and raisins leading to a warming alcohol finish.
Gets better and better as it warms up in the glass.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (12964) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle 375ml at Beer Hunters. Dark ruby color, no head. Toffee, booze, sherry and berries in the nose. Full-bodied. Toffeish, salty, boozy, vanilla. Popcorn with booze and caramel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hermod (3416) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 5, 2014
375ml bottle, gråsälstasting #4. Near black, thin white head. Woody, toffeish, sweet dark fruity alcohol infused aroma. Flavor has dark fruits, candy notes (popcorn?), booze. Long finish, sweet stuff. Quite enjoyable but boozy.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SperkeleForce (593) - FINLAND - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle 37,5 CL. Pours black with no head. Notes of mämmi, raisins, dried fruits. Pretty interesting.

- beerbasher

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stefannilssons (1487) - SWEDEN - JUN 20, 2014
Det här var riktigt fint och välsmakande, smaken bar toner av druva, trä, vanilj och lakrits. Kroppen var stabil till tusen och balansen väl avvägd.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
biirusaikou (811) - - JUN 11, 2014
Almost feels like a digestive liquor, quite boozy with plenty of salty caramel and a buttery texture. Works fine but definitely wouldn’t drink it in high volumes.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (31628) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2014
37.5 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden amber to brown with a small off white head. Aroma is dark roasted malty, breadish and overripe fruity. Dense dark toffee malty and light fruity. Dense malty finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BoBoChamp (5667) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 9, 2014
38cl, Bottle 3506/8250, new exclusive Scottish brew Anno 2014, with popcorn, thx alot to Hans for bringing this over!, very complex sweet brew, heavily sweet/alcoholic/woody and slightly fruity/salty/spicy, yet balanced, hazy, nearly no head, good brew, yet very expensive!


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