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

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RATINGS: 1625   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87/5   IBU: 150   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered. Cask: Unfiltered.
Also sold as BrewDog Mr. President which replaces Tesco Finest American Double IPA
Ingredients: Maris Otter, Crystal malt, Caramalt; Centennial, Columbus, Simcoe hops. Dry Hops: Centennial, Columbus, Simcoe. IBU 150
This Imperial India Pale Ale Rocks... Hardcore! But don’t feel obliged to take our word for it, this little bottle has a grandiloquent story to tell. 2,204 malted Maris Otter grains gave all they had to offer the world to provide the robustly delicate toffee malt canvas for the ensuing epic. 4 Hop Cones willingly sacrificed themselves in fiery cauldron that is our brew kettle to ensure your mouth is left feeling punished and puckering for more. 9,900,000,000 yeast cells frantically fermented their little hearts out as the sugars were magically turned into alcohol in the dark depths of our fermentation tanks. 2 humans and 1 canine companion are relatively happy with the results
Note this is for the new petrol blue coloured labels with white lettering, which is 9.2%. Ratings for the older bottles with with bright blue label and black lettering should go under the first edition.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dasdan (235) - BELGIUM - APR 23, 2013
33cl bottle from dranken Geers in Oostakker. Clear amber body with large white head. Fruity citus and pineapple nose. Nice citrus and bitters. *****

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Patag0niak (8) - SPAIN - APR 20, 2013 does not count
Botella 330 ml. Servida a 1000 m de altitud. Color ámbar intenso algo densa. Espuma consistente color caramelo que disminuye rápido. Ligero aroma afrutado y recuerdos a especias. Trago intenso, resinoso. Algo de pomelo y pino. Amargor fuerte y persistente que le da potencia desequilibrada hacia el lúpulo. Imperial IPA que da lo que promete.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
snids (3) - Bangkok, THAILAND - APR 20, 2013 does not count
Wow, what a big, beautiful beer. Thick, malty, clean hoppy finish, not too bitter, but bitter enough, complex comfortable hop profile. Really nice. Strong.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
halfbaked (48) - - APR 19, 2013
Amazing big taste but balanced enough to deliver a pleasant drinking experience. Aroma is full of sharp, citrusy hop. Taste is sweet and a little cloying but ends with a strong bitterness. Flavours of citrus and burnt caramel. Mouthfeel is big and round. An excellent beer, really enjoyed it.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lilja (2605) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2013
En mycket kraftig IPA med väldigt mycket humle. Är dock förvånad över att beskan inte var så tilltagen. Fruktig och syrlig en aning karamellig. En mycket uppfriskande IPA men jag saknar lite klarhet och tropisk fruktighet.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
WVHouseofBeer (1023) - Florida, USA - APR 13, 2013
A prototypical Double IPA. Pours a beautiful burnt amber color with a frothy off-white head that leaves a lot of lacing. Aromas were slightly muted but the flavors were full of bitter citrusy hops and balanced nicely by the malts. Medium bodied with a very bitter finish. An excellent beer, but of course it’s BrewDog, so I would expect nothing less.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Naeri (23) - SWEDEN - APR 12, 2013
Antagligen den bästa dubbel IPA jag smakat. Fantastisk doft av tallkottar, tropiska frukter och malt. initialt en mäktig maltsötma, mjuk kolsyra och senare kommer en långvarig beska som sitter kvar otroligt länge.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Moebbels (676) - FINLAND - APR 12, 2013
UPDATED: APR 13, 2013 Ever so slightly hazy amber body with white foam. Smells of citrus, pine, grass and herbs. Surprisingly malty and sweet taste. Has a nice hoppy dryness at the end that remains for a while. A delightful beer.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
mrmarrow (13) - Toruñ, POLAND - APR 12, 2013
Piney aroma with hints of citrus fruits and a little bit of alcohol. Well carbonated, copper liquid. Full body, long, bitter finish (very pleasant and worth remembering). Bottle.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerdrinker79 (1988) - Idaho, USA - APR 8, 2013
11.2 oz. bottle- Pours slightly hazy orangeish red with a two finger head. Aroma is in your face malt and hops, but not the clean crisp hops that I personally prefer. The taste is smooth, somewhat creamy, light sticky malt, sweet and candy like, less bitterness and hops in general than I was expecting,150 IBu’s, I have a hard time believing that, if that is true they really disguised it with malt, because this is so light in the taste with what seems like very little hops. This is also much better than I was expecting, I thought it was going to be way too malty, but this is nice actually.


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