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

bottled
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RATINGS: 761   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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…


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4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tomy63 (198) - Clermont-Ferrand, - MAR 22, 2014
au fût , belle couleur dorée, nez très expressif, houblonné, exotique, sur la résine, le pamplemousse, les fruits de la passion. Bouche assez légère pour 7,4%, pas très sucrée ni caramélisée, mais bien fruitée, sèche, exotique encore, de la pêche, de la mangue, du pamplemousse, de l’ananas, avec une belle texture un peu épaisse. Très belle longueur avec une grosse amertume. A mi-chemin entre la Punk et la Hardcore.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solvaris (128) - - JUN 24, 2015
White Grapefruit, schöne Hopfennoten, ausgeprägt bitter, fruchtig. ============================ ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
artiredbirds (71) - St.Petersburg, RUSSIA - JUN 23, 2015
Очень хороший и качеств& ИПА, брюдоги не подводя& Очень питкий и хорошо сбаланс&

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alomtnez (165) - SPAIN - JUN 22, 2015
Big frothy and white head with good retention. Hazy golden colour slightly flocculate. Aroma is resin, fruit (citrus, peach), caramel and toasted malts. Taste is bitter and malty with fruitiness, intense, with bitter aftertaste. Thick and oily palate.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Achel (111) - GREECE - JUN 22, 2015
Cloudy deep golden, small head. Rich aroma of strawberry and citrus. Dry with solidm body and surprisingly crisp mouthfeel. Lots of lychee, elderflower and grapefruit. Really bitter finish. Well executed clean IPA.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
venom666 (541) - Elche, SPAIN - JUN 22, 2015
Almost clear golden color with medium white head. Lively carbonation. Aroma is really West Coast, full of juicy tropical fruits (mango, grapefruit), but also sweet citrus fruits, pine and resin. Taste follows the aroma, lots of tropical fruits, citrus fruits and grassy. floral and piney notes, with a crazy bitterness of the aftertaste. Really hop forward beer, maybe a bit unbalanced, but really good.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
braystacey (6) - - JUN 21, 2015 does not count
This stuff is awesome! Bitter as hell but with loads of citrus hop character and flavour by the bucketload. One of the best IPAs I have tasted. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
suurjuust (1713) - ESTONIA - JUN 20, 2015
Bottle. Slightly hazy golden yellow, white head. Nose is very hoppy, some citric notes, malt with toasty notes, some grass. Flavor is biscuity malt, grassy-citric hops, finish is dry and hoppy, some sweet notes and grapefruity bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Slautar (51) - Gdańsk, POLAND - JUN 19, 2015
Aromat mało intensywny ale bardzo przyjemny, ale*. W smaku intensywnie gorzkie jednakże goryczą przyjemnie nienachalną i dobrze skomponowaną z cytrusowo-żywicznymi nutami. Ewentualne powroty do niego uzależniam od ceny (której nie znam bo dostałem to piwo na urodziny :-) ) *podczas picia kilka razy wychwyciłem w zapachu coś jakby nuty plastiku

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pintbypint (2882) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 18, 2015
330ml brown bottle. Hazy golden with some floaties. Small thin layer of white cap. Aroma has grapefruit and a bit of tropical notes. Clean malts and grapefruity hops with decent bitterness. Lightish bodied. Enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
presario (4877) - Stampede City, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 17, 2015
Aroma of fresh compost. Golden amber with nice foam. Very dry. Rather jarsh. I was warned. Someone is hiding medicine in my beer and i dont want to get better. I want my malt.


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