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Brewed by BrewDog
Style: Imperial Stout
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 238   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.96   EST. CALORIES: 453   ABV: 15.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Based on AB04, but with added vanilla, 3.5 times the chilli, and a different coffee


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13362) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 22, 2014
Bottle at home - shared with Sune & Mette. Lots of coffee, light herbal chili, fruity, burned malts, sweetness, light vanilla, cocoa, dark chocolate, not really spicy hot. OK. Light watery notes.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (11056) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 20, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 21, 2014 Odense catch-up from the cellar. Black with a tiny tan head. Aroma of malt, green peppers, ink and licorice. Flavour hopelessly dominated by pepper, with coffee and licorice and a spicy hot finish

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Finn (4141) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 20, 2014
Flaske 0,33l. Gave fra Rune. Drukket i Skibotn 26 Des 13. Kullsort. Lavt mokkafarget skum som raskt blir helt borte. God aroma av karamell og mørke frukter. Myk munnfølelse. Oljeaktig konsistens og voldsom fylde. Innholdsrik smak. Sherrypreg men mye annet. Lakris. Tørket frukt. Sjokolade. Kaffe. Alkoholen merkes kun gjennom fylden. KI=4

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
k92488 (255) - NORWAY - FEB 15, 2014
Wow, for en øl Brew Dog B, Mørk og fin, Møre brunt skumm som varer. Lukter fantastisk av Sjokolade, chilli, malt, Smak av malt , sjokolade, karamell. Spennende ettersmak som bare henger igjen.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Aries (14) - Verona, ITALY - FEB 13, 2014
Great beer, too bad that you can not give the vote to Bredwog B since the latter is slightly different and better than A.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
bulldogops (1048) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 12, 2014
Rating #962 - February 9, 2014 - Opened this for #beerguychrisgeekbeer #week6 and for the return of @AMC’s The Walking Dead. $23.10 CAD for a 330ml bottle from Sherbrooke. Aroma is alcohol, vanilla, chocolate, and roasted java grinds. Palate is a sweet spicy mix of chocolatey chili vanilla goodness with an out of this world balance of sweet, booze, and bitter. The highest of praise, and my first 5.0 of 2014. #5whore

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pushkinwow (1997) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 2, 2014
Bottle brought by Liam to Sammy tasting. Black with a brown head. Chilli, chocolate, roasted malt, whisky, vanilla, moderate carbonation and body, dry, sweet, hot, decent for a chilli beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheCametron (1780) - CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 2, 2014
Bottle. Pours darkest Brown with a tan head. Big aroma of roasted malt and chocolate. It’s a thick and incredibly full bodied imperial. The chilli comes through on the finish. Warms the neck. It’s really delicious. Brewdog made quite a song and dance about how unique and ’one-off’ the AB range is. It’s how they justified the massive price. AB:04 was their highest rated beer ever so they just brewed it again and changed the name. It’s like a fairytale.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Skansen (16) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 31, 2014
Mørk svart uten skum. Aroma av chilli, sjokolade og kaffe. Smaker av masse chilli, mørk sjokolade og svart kaffe. En av mine favoritter

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RihardsF (81) - LATVIA - JAN 21, 2014
Actually Dog B! From the bottle @ Ligo Ziema beer fest in Latvia Riga. Intense aroma of malts with balsam and dried fruits. Intense flight between roasted malts, alcohol and hops. Nice balsam that can be drunk like cognac.


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