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


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RATINGS: 949   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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Previously known as ’Dead Pony Club’.

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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 (389) - - 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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gbgbrouge (292) - SWEDEN - APR 20, 2015
Poured from can, hazy pale amber with low white head. Aroma with notes of flowers, fruit, citrus and pine. Taste is bitter with a very faint malt body and fleeing after taste. Lots of aroma and taste but low ABV, nicely done!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fukito (882) - Sao Paulo, BRAZIL - APR 19, 2015
Pours a clear golden with a nice white head. Aroma is piney, resinous hops very flagrant. Flavor is same piney hops with some spicy notes, very clean bitter aftertaste. Light palate, easy drinking, refreshing and very tasty. Love this hoppy golden ales!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vickey9 (639) - Brussels, BELGIUM - APR 18, 2015
This pale ale is hoppy with a thin body. Not bad at all. I like it. Good to keep some bottles in a fridge. B@H

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
goozen (3234) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 17, 2015
Bottle 0,33ltr: Clear orange colored brew with an nice dry bitter taste and hints of citrus, caramel and some pineapple-like.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (3813) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 17, 2015
pineapples, melon and grain in the nose. Fairly hoppy. Fairly light body, well balanced, clean and refreshing blonde ale. Nice moderate beer finish. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rezara100 (12) - Firenze, ITALY - APR 15, 2015
Aroma intenso fruttato, frutta esotica, ananas ed agrumi, scorza d’arancia, caramello, zucchero. Giallo ambrata limpida schiuma beige non troppo fine mediamente persistente. Gusto amaro, intenso, con retrolfattivo di caramello e malto, la rendono più abboccata.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
cokolwiek11 (53) - - APR 14, 2015
dark orange/amber color clear beer, white minimal head, disapears quickly. Aroma: 1st a lot of citrus, pine. Than big disadvantage of this beer- sulfur (rotten eggs, dirty toilet). Taste is kinda ok, but aroma kills it. Light, low carbonated, session beer. Overall: too much sulfur, if I’ll get my hands on bottle without this, i"ll re-rate it, but for now, it’s almost not drinkable because of smell.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
eastkenttom (70) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Hoppy and happy. Bursting with citrus - a tangle of orange and old lemon. Nice, but a little unsubtle to be a superstar. A nice low ABV option though. The girlfriend loves it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PietS (43) - Bergen op Zoom, NETHERLANDS - APR 12, 2015
A lot of taste considering the low alcohol percantage. Sweet, sour, some hints of pine and bitter finish. Easy to drink, good beer, but not very extraordinary.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
QKraft (6) - SOUTH AFRICA - APR 12, 2015 does not count
Lovely aroma, probably the best part of this beer. Disappointing shortlived head, otherwise pleasant appearance. Sharp but pleasant bitterness, I would have preferred a bit more sweetness to match. Pleasant, full mouth. Happy its available in SA!

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