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BrewDog Dead Pony Pale Ale

Brewed by BrewDog
Style: Session IPA
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland


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RATINGS: 1050   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Previously known as ’Dead Pony Club’.

Bottle and keg: Filtered

Ingredients: Spring Blend, Cara and Crystal Malts; Simcoe, Citra and HBC hops.

This Californian Pale Ale packs a huge hoppy punch. A 21st century low amplitude, high voltage hop hit. Some people say slow is good. We believe fast is better. Being shot from a Hoppy Howitzer beats the hell out of trotting round a submissive paddock. That’s why the internal combustion engine got mounted onto two wheels. Screw down the throttle and listen for that dull banshee howl floating back from those malted mufflers. Drink fast, live fast, sleep late and rip it up down empty streets. This pale ale is chopped, tuned and ready to roll. Fuel up and hold tight, this little thoroughbred kicks like a mule. Perfect for drinking by the bottle, case or even keg.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvsn (1088) - ISRAEL - AUG 27, 2015
Bottle. Clear orange copper color with a stable creamy head. Wonderful aroma of of citrus, onion, lychee, "green" and fruity hops. Sweetish with nice hoppy backbone, light fruitiness, slightly earthy and green, pleasant bitter finish. Light-bodied, dry mouthfeel, easy drinking and refreshing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PLN_Beatz (68) - POLAND - AUG 26, 2015
Very nice tropical fruits aroma, dry in taste with light bitterness in palate. Amber colour with good foamy. Overall very good light, session beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alomtnez (202) - SPAIN - AUG 26, 2015
Average off-white head with good retention. Clear amber colour. Aroma is hop, citrus, malty and caramel. Taste is bitter, resin, fruit, grapefruit and mango. Medium oily and medium watery palate. A nice hoppy pale ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hopmaestro (641) - Örebro, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2015
Aroma is very hoppy and the taste is even hoppier, yes, it has a super thin body but what do you expect? If you look on it for what it is, a low percenter that is perfect for when you want to have one (or a few) and don’t want to get shit-faced. Excellent beer!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisbruce (18) - SCOTLAND - AUG 25, 2015
Clear honey golden with a stable off-white head. Strong fruity aroma. Clear notes of yellow fruits, grassy hops and something malty (caramel) as well. Sweetish and moderately bitter taste with lingering fruity and herbal tones. Tastewise pretty mild with a fairly long duration.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Achel (205) - GREECE - AUG 24, 2015
Clear amber coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of hops and pine needles with notes of grass and sulphur. Fruity flavour of hops, grass and pine needles. Dry hoppy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jinroh (800) - ESTONIA - AUG 23, 2015
Pours clear, amber-ish, bit of white foam. Aroma is surprisingly fruity, with some nice hops - and the taste does it also justice. However, when it warms, it breaks apart and it is more difficult for me to enjoy this. I wonder if this is why I am not very big on session IPA’s? Maybe I should just drink faster :)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rayaron (777) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle 330ml. Clear golden with small beige head. Aroma of tropical fruits, lychee, citrus, maybe notes of fringed rue, floral with some graininess. Citrusy flavor, notes of onion, piney, light hoppy bitterness with, light caramel sweetness. Medium-bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pijepiwo (208) - - AUG 21, 2015
bottle 330ml. Orange color. Whait head fast desapir. Nice hops aromat. Medium body. Tastes light bitter, light swetnes fruts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sinte (418) - Udine, ITALY - AUG 19, 2015
Bottle 0.33L. Hazy, amber body with a medium, frothy, white head, mostly diminishing with fair lacing. Heavy hoppy (citrus, orange, flowers) aroma with moderate-to-heavy fruity notes. Moderate-to-heavy bitter flavour, with moderate sweet and light acidic character; bitter finish. Light-to-medium body with oily texture; soft carbonation.

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