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BrewDog Electric India (6.5%)

 (RETIRED)
overall
87
72
style
Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Saison
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 364   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This entry is for the original release of Electric India, at 7.2%, and the wider re-release at 6.5%.
For the 2015 new-label version, enter as Electric India 5.2%

One day. One brewery. Seven thousand co-creators. Two hundred brewers. The result? Electric India. This beer is the bastard love child of the craft beer revolution.
An unholy union between a Belgian Saison and an India Pale Ale; democratically brewed by our very own Equity for Punks shareholders.
Electric India is a hoppy saison brewed with fresh orange peel, lashings of heather honey, crushed black pepper corns and enthusiastically hopped with mountains of amarillo and nelson sauvin.
A beer for the people, by the people direct from the craft beer republic of BrewDog.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MayumiH (383) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2015
Bottle at home. Sweet yeasty aroma. Orange and lemon zest, black pepper and coriander seeds. Sweet and sour dry finish. Enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tognetta (340) - Campinas, BRAZIL - JUL 22, 2015
Alaranjada, levemente turva, espuma branca de boa formação, média retenção. Aroma frutado citrico, levemente adocicada, champagne, fermento e leve lúpulo ao final. Paladar de lúpulo cítrico, leve dulçor e acidez, um pouco de amargor que se intensifica um pouco mais no aftertaste. Mais ao final lembrou carambola, frutas amarelas. Uma boa mistura de saison com maior carga de lúpulo.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mateuszk (860) - Poznań, POLAND - JUL 22, 2015
Bottle. Clear and golden, big head. Aroma of citrusy hops, spices, some funkiness. In taste low sweet, light bodied with saison notes and citrusy finish. Medium bitter. Very nice beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dzhigga (253) - Kirov, RUSSIA - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle. Clear golden color with medium head. Aroma is heavy citric: lemon peel, light saison notes, something tropical. Taste is sweet, light-bodied but complex: you can feel that there were a lot of components. Finish is medium, lightly bitter. Interesting experiment: saison + IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alex_leit (522) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUL 1, 2015
Bottle. Clear golden ale. Aroma: hops, malt and fruits. Taste: malty, zest and even pepper, a little hop bitterness.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Achel (179) - GREECE - JUN 22, 2015
pours a cloudy orange beer under a little white foam; nice lace; very citric aroma, grapefruit and mandarins; fizzy and medium- to full-bodied, lively palate, decently sourish and quite dry; long grapefruity and tangerines-like hoppy finish

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Moebbels (494) - FINLAND - JUN 18, 2015
Tried on 13.6. at Bier-Bier saison tasting in Helsinki. A mildly hazy yellow body with a large white head. Nose has an unpleasant funky aroma. Taste is dry and fruitily bitter with a dry finish. Strong carbonation and medium palate. The taste is ok, a bit simple but the aromas were actually not so good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (4120) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUN 8, 2015
Golden color, frothy white head. Hoppy dry funky nose. Nice dry hoppy mouth, a bit too hoppy finish. Definitely a big hoppy Saison, which I love.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fisler (213) - Bamberg, GERMANY - MAY 21, 2015
Rotgold im Glas, in der Nase reife Früchte, Apfel, Trauben. Im Trunk vollmundig, leichte Süße, wieder Apfel, dann malzig bitter. Etwas unrunde Übergänge, dafür schön fruchtig-komplex. Der Alkohol passiert nur im Hintergrung. Nett.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorisPPattyn (8442) - Ursel, BELGIUM - MAY 17, 2015
Good, lightly yellowish head, over lightly carbonated clear metallic golden beer. Spicy, herbal nose, some yeast aromas, grass - and honey? Bitter -hoppy , and again herbal in the mouth. Garden herbs/weeds; dry. Bit of heat in the finish. Light to medium carbonation by MF; light body, slighlty slick. Quite decent.


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