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BrewDog IPA Is Dead - Amarillo

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 252   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
keg, special
2013 Single-hop release. Part of the IPA is dead series. Single hopped with Amarillo @6.9%
Re-Released as part of 2014 selection. @7.2%
One of our favourite American hops; all about the fruit. Think blood orange, orange zest and citrussy goodness fruit, the fruit is balanced by floral notes in the most classic of new wave IPA hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SinH4 (3082) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - NOV 2, 2014
Clear orange color with medium head that goes down quickly. Aroma of caramel malts, resins, and maybe orange peel. Taste is sticky sweet and fruity. Oily texture, near-flat carbonation. A bit warming towards the end. A really good one!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hopmaestro (1280) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 29, 2014
The aroma is piney, fruity and with notes from tangerines. The taste is a little oily and sharp, and that’s not how I really expected it to be. It’s not bad, but not "equally good" as other single hop Amarillo´s. The aftertaste is a little thin, and the rather high ABV had me expecting much more. After the first, sharp sting, it fades off pretty quick. But still, it’s a decent brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
CloakedDagger (1925) - - OCT 22, 2014
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a clear deep golden with a smallish white head. Very little hop aroma - mostly comes out caramellish. Medium body, a subtle fruitiness but mainly just sweet caramel. Not much of an IPA. 221014

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Yoachim (46) - SWEDEN - OCT 20, 2014
Luktar jäst, gräs, parfym, frukt. Guldfärgad. Smakar aprikos, gräs, parfym, frukter, beskt, alkohol. Smakrik, fyllig.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Psytron (1919) - Turku, FINLAND - OCT 18, 2014
Smell of fruit. Hazy amber colour, foamy white head. Aroma of orange peel, fruit, some spruce. Bitter, but also mildly sweet. Flat carbon, slightly oily texture.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stefannilssons (1580) - SWEDEN - OCT 15, 2014
Fasiken vad det kan vara fint med en fruktig ipa, riktigt fint. Smaken var fruktig med toner av lakrits, äpple och ananas, kroppen var helt okej och balansen satt på sin plats.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kingvit (409) - - OCT 7, 2014
Aroma: grass, resin, citrus; Appearance: pale golden, minimal head; Taste: medium sweetness, medium sourness, medium bitterness; Palate: oily texture, full body, average carbonation, long finish Well-rounded, delicious, fresh Ipa with intense peach notes and sticky mouthfeel. Refreshing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcoDL (4140) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle. Golden, orange color, small head. Aroma of grapefruit, mandarine and orange. Taste is really bitter hoppy, with of course lots of amarillo grapefruit, but also orange and pine. Lots of carbo, bit thin body. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bov (11965) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - OCT 2, 2014
from Erzbierschof - hazy dark reddish-orange beer with a little foam left; fruity hoppiness of peaches and citrus; full-bodied, light earthy tartness and decently bitter; juicy and long fruity hoppy finish with more notes of peaches and apricot - clean and straightforward

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yy0pp (1280) - - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle 33cl. Clear orange color with white head. Aroma - Fruits, Citrus, grapefruit, flowers.

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