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


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RATINGS: 1069   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   IBU: 40   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.

liinis' rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
liinis (1728) - Helsinki, - FEB 9, 2013
UPDATED: APR 13, 2013 A bit light for a dessert as I had it, but fresh and crispy hops make it ok to take solo. This time in sauna this beer is excellent. As it warms up a bit even as I was drinking it fast more flavours surge. I imagined pine trees and even juniper in both aroma and flavour.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CaptainTilven (73) - Nancy, FRANCE - OCT 3, 2015
Deep golden body, headed by golden beige thicky and aery foam. Aroma of agrums, pear, pine. taste is the same. Body is thin. Pretty well done owing to its low ABV - appreciable !

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (12744) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Bottle from the Gloucster Road Waitrose. Pours light copper with a slight white head. Aroma hints at dank, has citrus and some strange fruits from under the Southern Cross - or at least some hops from there. It’s approaching dank, has some nice roasty malt for backbone, and it has citrus and a lot of those new floral/fruit notes from NZ based hops. Lots of flavor here; finishing less than harshly bitter - for a Yank. Sort of West Coast US, but not NW US.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
honda (12) - - SEP 27, 2015
Very smooth beer with nice aroma. Nice combination with citra, mosaic and other hops. This is the beer which I can drink it all the day :)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Calisky (1834) - ALSACE, FRANCE - SEP 26, 2015
Couleur clair ambrée, mousse qui disparait. Nez houblonné fruité exotique, litchis. Gout fruité exotique, raisin avec amertume de pin assez rapide en bouche. Corps leger. Fin légèrement amère, agrumes. Pas mal pour 3.8c°

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
floydian1 (1213) - FNQ, Australia, - SEP 26, 2015
330ml bottle @ Pig & Whistle, Eagle St, Brisbane. This is a superior session IPA with good citrus fruity and pine resin hops on the nose and palate on top of the caramel malt backbone. Great flavours for the ABV. Easy drinking with a light-medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
thmsboyd (141) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 24, 2015
Bottle BBE: 21/07/16. Cellar temp. Pours a clear, bright amber body with small, thin, off-white head. High intensity nose, extremely hop forward, oozing with grapefruit and soor plooms (plum), with a little resin and cat litter tray. A medium resiny bitterness makes way for a light fruity sweetness, all underpinned by a hint of sour. Light on body with a coarse texture, medium-high carbonation and a delicious, citrus finish. The definition of a session ale, I could drink this for eternity.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ThreeCats (692) - ISRAEL - SEP 24, 2015
Slightly hazy copper with a white head. Aroma of tropical fruit, primarily guava. Taste fruity and light, with good hop flavors. Thin body and a bit vegetative taste on palate prevent this from being truly great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Orange_times (47) - UKRAINE - SEP 22, 2015
Pours in golden fuzzy with small off-white head. Aroma of mango, grapes roasted bread. Light sweet, medium bitter, short finish with roasted bread aftertaste. Light body, watery texture, low carbonization.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gowdy (904) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - SEP 20, 2015
Bottle at home from Morrisons. Dark brown or maybe more golden colour. Not much head.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
charule (1733) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 16, 2015
On tap at Brewbog Bristol UK. Poured clear gold with white lace. Aroma sweet fruity grapefruit. Light carb med bod. Corn grain malt taste with some grass.

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