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

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unknown

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common

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
keg & bottled, special
A 2012 preliminary release not part o fthe annual IPA is dead 4-pack
Re-brewed in 2015 as a special


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Andresvendsen (199) - - AUG 1, 2014
Rätt ok. Gillar hela konceptet som dom har på bolaget med 4-pack. Bra där. Alltid lika spännande ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
FatPhil (10335) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 16, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 27, 2015 Tap (Birofilia2014, Zywiec) (4:3:5:3:9=2.3)
Pale orange, almost no head. Horrid crystal malt sticky aroma. Bland watery palate. Dull. Messy mashy malts. One of my favourite hops ruined - where are they? Weak in aroma, unsophisticated leafy bitterness in the mouth. None of the good aspects of a very nice hop. Classic blowdog.
Tap (HBF2015) (4:3:4:3:7=2.1)
Stinky sweet hop aroma. Nasty savoury onion taste. Oh, no, not again. What wanker made me re-rate this? Grrr, oh6gdx, youíre not my friend any more!

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (5876) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 14, 2014
Keg at Brewdog Edinburgh. Pours hazy golden, nose is sweet pine, taste is juicy, resinous, bitter.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marduk (3623) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 10, 2014
Tap. Clear golden color. Tiny to small size head. Hops, sweet, pine in aroma. Sweet, mint, candy, spearmint in taste. Low bitterness. Sweet body. Too sweet. Iíve had it before under different name, havenít I?

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tom10101 (3681) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 8, 2014
On tap @ Brewdog Camden (Greater London). Slightly hazy golden with a small ring of off-white foam and little lacing. Aroma is of citrusy hops (mainly), nice floral notes and light caramel/malt. Taste is also of citrusy hops, floral notes, light caramel, good malt backbone, very little bitterness and no alcohol presence compared to the Kohatu version. Medium body. Medium carbonation. Dry finish. Good IPA. Tasty and drinkable. I also tried this beer from a randall with Citra and Amarillo hops. The appearance was a little better with the head being more persistent and creamier. Aroma was a little stronger with more hops and more citrus forward (floral aspect was hidden). A little less carbonation, but it didnít hinder the drinkability at all.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niall73 (2177) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 31, 2014
On tap at Brewdog SB. Pours a fairly dark amber with a white head. Big fruity aroma - tangerine, passion fruit, mango, lychee and a hint of caramel. Medium body, medium carbonation. Sticky sweet, with caramel/toffee being quite predominant, candy too. A hint of veggie funk, mild bitterness. It is juicy and tasty, nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
evergreen0199 (2291) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2014
Keg at Brewdog Shepherds Bush, London. An orange/straw coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy, grapefruit, tropical fruit aroma. Tastes similar, hoppy, grapefruit, juicy tropical fruit, some pine and also a slight sweetness. An excellent IPA from Brewdog.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theydon_Bois (12125) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 10, 2014
Keg at BD on the Bush, 04/03/14. Orange amber with a good sized off white covering that retains well. Nose is floral, bitter orange, pine, grapefruit, mango, juicy hops. Taste comprises grapefruit, juicy mango, soft bread dough, light spice, good lick of pine, tropicana express. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Solid IPA - one for the BD haters to go seek out !

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
maneliquor (3409) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - FEB 25, 2014
Tap at BD Shoreditch. Pours clear bright orange with a small white cap. Nose is splendid mango based tropical fruits, passionfruit and tangerine with bright pear. Sweet fruit focus, I like it. Taste is loaded with tropical hoppage - think mango, passionfruit, nectarine and mandarin. There is some light zest on the finish it ha nice blood orange hit. Tangy and refreshing. More sweet than bitter and probably a little too much carbonation which muddles the hops a touch but damn itís tasty. Very enjoyable

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
spacecube (1228) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2014
Keg at BD Leeds, Solid malty backbone with orange, clementine citrus hop flavour coming through with a bitter, hoppy finish.A good single hop beer demonstrating the flavour profile of the simcoe hop.


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