Brewed by BrewDog
Style: Low Alcohol
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland


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RATINGS: 582   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 15   ABV: 0.5%
And this time it is all about the beer, and the beer is awesome! Gone are the 200+ IBUs which brought grown men to tears! Our new Nanny State is 0.5% ABV and focuses on being a great drink as opposed to a great publicity ploy. This beer is now focussed on getting all that is good about BrewDog into a practically alcohol free format. It is a West Coast inspired pale ale with a difference!

The beer has 45 IBUS and is brewed with centennial, amarillo, columbus, cascade and simcoe and intensively dry-hopped with centennial and amarillo. The backbone is provided by 8 different types of speciality malts with only 87 kilos of malt used in a 20HL batch (our Punk IPA uses 450 kilos in 20HL).

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
raymondwave (931) - - OCT 30, 2010
Bottle 0,33 from System Bolaget. Dark amber, white laceing head. Nose is pretty non-existent (cold beer). Flavor is pretty mild too, not as hopped as expected. Pine needles, soap. Nothing to back the hops, some malty roastiness. Pretty refreshing, but not exactly a winner. Looks better than tastes.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 14/20
guzgorog (705) - FRANCE - SEP 17, 2016
Belle robe ambrée claire, mousse blanche moyenne. Nez caramel, orange, pamplemousse, fruits de la passion. En bouche, on discerne le manque de matière et on a un corps très aqueux, une bonne amertume et la présence marquée des agrumes. Très bonne ... pour une bonne sans alcool !

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bunget (844) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 12, 2016
Bottle. Dark orange body, good beige head with decent retention. Aroma of orange candies and grapefruit, caramel and hints of pine. Taste of mineral water, caramel, grapefruit zest, metallic notes. A tad flat. Probably the best NA beer I’ve tried so far.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Borup (11614) - Albertslund, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2016
From tap at Taphouse. Hazy dark amber colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, watery and a mild bitterness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bonev (264) - POLAND - AUG 30, 2016
Piwo klarowne w kolorze ciemno miedzianym z dosc obfita grubopecherzykowa piana. W aromacie na poczatku bardzo intensywnie od chmieli, sa grejpfruty, cytrusy, ananas i mango. W smaku rowniez wszystko pasuje, jest zywica, trawa cytrynowa i slody. Z czasem piwo jednak bardzo szybko sie wygazowuje, caly czar pryska i zostaje slodko gorzka woda. Ciezko dopic bez zmeczenia sie.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
PlutonowyMan (479) - POLAND - AUG 10, 2016
Kolor miedziano br?zowy, klarowny. Piana wysoka, sztywna cho? z uwagi na budow? do naj?adniejszych nienale?y, Sporych rozmiarów oczka p?kaj?c tworz? co? na wzór piany po detergencie. Aromat intensywnie owocowy, s?odkie tropiki i cytrusy, prawdziwa bomba owocowa. Bardzo delikatna ?ywica i nuty metaliczne, których pochodzenie jest ewidentnie chmielowe. Smak podobnie jak wy?ej, mega owocowy z delikatn? ?ywic? w tle. Ponownie wyczuwalne nuty metaliczne. Goryczka sucha, troch? t?pa, trawiasta. Wysycenie ?rednie. Uwagi: bardzo "cienkie" piwo, mimo intensywnego aramatu i smaku owocowego, odnosi si? wra?enie ?e pije si? wod?.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jice (312) - Grenoble, FRANCE - JUL 31, 2016
Une bière sans alcool qui ne ressemble pas à une sans alcool. Du caractère, vraiment intéressante

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Malin_aiisa (825) - SWEDEN - JUL 29, 2016
Bottle Clear brown, white thick head. Aroma of caramel, Taste bitter and thin. Fizzy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoTheO (112) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2016
Bottle @ DogTap Ellon. Being the designated driver, this beer is awesome. A low-alcohol beer with aroma and taste! Compared to low-alcohol lagers, this is out standing. Plenty of malts and hops and not watery. There is a slightly sour note in the taste, otherwise this would have been a top-scorer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
minihame2 (466) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2016
Vlear, dark brown colour and a frothy, tan head. Hoppy aroma, sweet bubblegum, some fruit. Somewhat bitter taste, dry finish, a bit soapy, hoppy aftertaste. Medium (on the lower end) body, light carbonation. It’s pretty good for such a low alcohol beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
teddybeer (3403) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUL 25, 2016
Brown color with an off-white head, good retention. Aroma is hoppy with light toasted malts. Flavor is medium bittery, light toasted. Watery final. Not bad for a non alcohol beer

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