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


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RATINGS: 1212   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Also 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.

JohnCook101's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JohnCook101 (535) - - DEC 17, 2012
330ml bottle. Pours clear copper with medium head that disappears pretty quickly. Great fruity aroma with hints of peach and mango. Not quite as rich and complex in flavour but still lovely. Light sweetness and fruit with some mild citrus hops. Some bitterness, but perhaps not quite enough to balance it out perfectly, leaving it a little short at the end. Minor faults, good beer. I could easily drink a lot of this.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
birocotsios (124) - - JUL 27, 2016
Clear golden body with white foamy top. Light refreshing hoppy aroma of flora. Bitter taste with hops, flora and citrus notes and a malty finish. Aftertadte of flora. Light and refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wendigo (93) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 26, 2016
0.33l bottle. Citrus fruits, mainly orange aroma. Almost clear pale orange color, no head. Taste of orange, grapefruit and tangerine. Light body, watery texture, soft carbonation and light bitter finish. Great light and refreshing ALE during summer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jack1611 (46) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2016
Aroma: Fris en fruitig Appearance: Mooi oranje Taste: Fris, licht, fruitig Palate: Soepel Overall: Lekker licht

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gaudinosmotors (18) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUL 21, 2016
Hoppity hop hop but not too much. Just how I like it really. Airy, fruity and smells lovely. Nice smooth orange pour from a 330 in the house. Better from the glass second time round than the bottle earlier. Light floral after taste. Easy on the taste buds this one. Disappointed I have no more.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ysok02 (850) - MOns, BELGIUM - JUL 21, 2016
Robe ambrée, fine mousse. Nez tout en élégance sur des notes de gingembre, de lime, de pamplemousse sur un fond de baies de sureau et de houblon frais. Bouche à l’attaque fraîche et digeste, pleine de fruit et d’amertume. Une délice à boire l’été.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joeiznogood (17) - DENMARK - JUL 20, 2016
At home, 2015 bottle (33cl). Pour: Beautiful golden dark orange, medium head, good lumpy foam as it slowly fades. Smell: Sweet, hoppy, strong floral and fruity nose. Taste: Smooth, rounded and well-balanced. Floral, underplayed hops. Verdict: Really drinkable beer! The smell is to die for, but the taste lacks a bit of umpf.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Padchenko (266) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 17, 2016
Strong hoppy aroma. Pours orange with minimal white head. Light and refreshing but nice hoppy flavour. Citrus fruity.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
danielst (319) - AUSTRIA - JUL 12, 2016
33cl bottle: Orange color. Fruity citrus-candy hops aroma, white muscat grape and honey flavor. Only thing I don’t like about this beer is that the mouthfeel is a little light and fizzy. Otherwise, good stuff - and of course, don’t bother if it’s not fresh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BazScott (69) - - JUL 10, 2016
Bottled 3.8% vol. Pours a clear amber colour with a slight white head. Slight fruit aroma. Flavours of hops and pineapple. Possibly just lacks a little bit of bite, flavour wise.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TedE (899) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 9, 2016
330ml can into shaker. Crisp aroma of citric hops and grass clippings. Slightly hazy golden beer with solid white head. Laces well.Light carbonation. Light body, slight bitterness. Finish is earthy, spicy hops with late Juicy fruit. Super easy drinking!

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