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BrewDog IPA Is Dead - Simcoe

Brewed by BrewDog
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 63   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
keg & bottled, special
A 2012 preliminary release not part o fthe annual IPA is dead 4-pack
Re-brewed in 2015 as a special

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (44144) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 24, 2016

Draught @ BrewDog Nottingham, 20-22 Broad Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England NG1 3AL.

[ As BrewDog IPA Is Dead - Simcoe ].
Clear medium orange color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, moderate hoppy, citrus, wood notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, fruity, citrus, pale malt, hoppy. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20141013]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pityu (681) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 27, 2015
Bottle - Slight hazy orange colour, medium white head, good retention and lacing. Resinous hop scents, pine, orange peel and some grassy notes. Taste of orange peel, grapefruit, freshly cut grass and herbs. Medium body and carbonation, dry hoppy finish. Decent IPA with mostly resinous aromas.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jfb (5560) - Freising, GERMANY - SEP 20, 2015
(keg) clear deep amber colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of nettles and bread crusts, heavily resinous, with a hint of white grapes and papaya. flavour is mostly the same, sugar icing, herbal hops and mango, with a touch of oak, some green tea and a medium-bitter finish. medium- to heavy-bodied with lively carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (9514) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2015
Keg at Brewdog Shepard’s bush. Clear orange golden coloured pour with a thin white head. Aroma is mostly pone needle and orange rind hops, with a little petrol note. Flavour is composed of solid nutty clean base malt, brown bread, dirty grassy orange citrus hop, light metallic flavour is the finish. Palate is medium light bodied, highish carbonation, pinch of sweetness, semi dry finish. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kerenmk (4191) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - AUG 25, 2015
Draught at Csak A Jo Sör, Budapest, 28.7.2015. clear dark amber with a white head. Hoppy, green onion and a little sourish in the nose, bitter and a little sourish and dry and hoppy taste. Dry mouthfeel, astringent, medium body, bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
k0mpsa (2500) - Tuusula, FINLAND - AUG 22, 2015
Tap at zly casy, prague. Dark amber color, white head. Aroma has hops, sweet malts, fruits. Sweet malty body, hops, some tropical fruity notes.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChuckTR (41) - HUNGARY - AUG 19, 2015
7,2%os újrafőzött verzió csapról kóstolva! Nagyon finom, illatra ízre nagyon ütős!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rouhlas (2803) - GREECE - JUN 7, 2015
From tap at the Hoppy Pub, Thessaloniki. Almost clear dark amber - copper color with off white head. Malty aroma, bread and caramel, hoppy, light piney. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
SilverfoX (871) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2015
apricot aromas, honey coloured with a tan head, honey flavour with a bit of blood orange, mildly sweet, wasnt overly impressed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leaparsons (9923) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2015
Keg, Brewdog, Leicester. Golden brown with an off white foam. Aromas are woody, floral pine with air freshener and grapefruit. Mango with hints of pineapple and mellow oranges. Woody with caramel and candy sugar. Flavours are sweet mango and grain with lemon. Some apricot jam. Spritzy and grassy with bitter grapefruit and green pine. Earthy with leafy aspects and hints of honey. Good stuff.

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