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


on tap

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RATINGS: 811   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
Start with a colossal grapefruit aroma. Pile on bitterness after thumping bitterness, and ride the anarchy wherever it takes you. The caramel razor is sharp, but the resinous bite drills straight through your taste buds. For blitzing the mediocre, raising hell and revelling in the aftermath, Jack Hammer is the end of the line. The hopped-up, pucker-mouthed terminal extreme of craft brewing. This beer is bitter. Very bitter. If you push that button, don’t say we didn’t warn you…

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MiP (14488) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2015
Bottle at KØ15. Mango hop aroma. Almost clear shiny golden colour. Small stable white head. The flavour is malty with a refreshing hop note. Has a little mango and a late, lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
colui72 (324) - HONG KONG - JUN 6, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 18, 2015 Oh Gosh! One of the best IPA I’ve ever tried. Hazy golden with thin white head, Citric and fruity aroma, well balanced fruity taste that ends in a wonderful hoppy way. Bitter. Very. Booze well hidden. BrewDog at their best.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nordic (303) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUN 5, 2015
Bottle 0,33. Light yellow color. Fruity citric aroma. Perfectly balanced taste, ABV well hidden. Moderately bitter, rather hoppy, grapefruit feels. Like it a lot.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jamaty (1341) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 5, 2015
Como dice la descripción comercial, simplemente devastadora. Bonito ambar profundo y nebuloso. Buena espuma inicial que desaparece pronto dejando islas cremosas. No hay malta en el aroma, sólo lúpulo: piña, maracuyá, uva. Muy muy intenso. En boca patada inicial de lúpulo por doquier brutalmente frutal para evolucionar a un amargor intenso y profundo, resinoso, perseverante. Postgusto insanamente amargo y seco. Conjunto extremadamente potente y seco. Poderoso nectar de lúpulo... sólo para paladares que lo disfruten...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
martjoobolut (1706) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 4, 2015
0,33L bottle (from Koht). Pours golden with beige head. The head stays for some time. Aroma is hoppy, citrus, tangerines, pine, malt. Flavor is sweet an bitter, pine, citrus, grapefruit malt. Finish is long pine bitter. Overall: nice one.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
adasko (1041) - Poznan, POLAND - JUN 3, 2015
Great sweet fruity aroma, with notes of grass and aniseed. It’s clear, golden color beer with rather poor head. But for an IPA it look quite good. In taste it really is a hammer. Bitterness is main theme of this beer from the beginning, all the way down to the end. Second note is apricot. In the end very strong aniseed flavour. The bitterness in aftertaste is very short, very well placed. It’s perfectly carbonated, mouth feel is dominated by the contraction from the bitterness. Alcohol is perfectly covered. It is a great beer, it really is.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
burgundydrinker (7) - - JUN 3, 2015 does not count
Bouteille de 33cl, dans une tulipe La Chouffe. Rien que le fait de la verser dans le verre embaume toute la pièce. Une sorte de salade de fruit exotiques, soutenue par des notes résineuses et florales impressionantes. En bouche c’est l’explosion, ça serait futile de dire que cette bière est ultra houblonnée, mais cette description se suffit à elle même. Une texture huileuse, peu de carbonation, un final bien amer. Le gout reste en bouche des heures après la dégustation, pas la peine de la boire en premier si vous prévoyez de découvrir plusieurs bières. Bref une bière puissante sans être agressive,sans aucun doute une des meilleures IPA que je connaisse et une des meilleures des chez Brewdog. Une perle!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Barrelbelly (712) - BELGIUM - JUN 2, 2015
Super ipa. Full flavour. Hidden high alcohol but well flavoured ipa. Bitter sweet finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Emeister84 (1609) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAY 30, 2015
Very citrusy, heavy orange aromas, strong grapefruit. Hazy orange with a decently lasting white head. Dry, bitter, loads of citrus flavors. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bamsen78 (4454) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 30, 2015
Bottle, KØ15. Pours nearly clear golden with airy white head. Clear aroma of fruit, malt and flowers, with notes of hops. Bitter, hoppy flavour with cotric and malty notes and estery touches. Soft carbonation. Bitter aftertaste with notes of needles. Okay, quite decent, actually.

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