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

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 302   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This bottle contains an India Pale Ale from a bygone era. An era of towering sailing ships, burgeoning empires and world shaping beers. This is an ale hand crafted with British malts and English hops to recreate the epic IPAs that were sent on monumental ocean voyages from England to India by sea in the 1800s.

Old World IPA is an attempt by punk post modern Scottish Brewers to pay tribute to a 200 year old odyssey and heritage with a healthy dose of swash-buckling adventure.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 31, 2014

Bottle 660ml. @ home.

[ As BrewDog Old World India Pale Ale ].
Clear medium orange color with a average, creamy, good lacing, fully to mostly lasting, off-white to light light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, straw, moderate to heavy hoppy, grass, dusty hops, orange - citrus, light pine. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, orange, pine, dusty hops, old hops, fruity, wood notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140215]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (32344) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
66 cl bottle. Pours cloudy orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, toasted malty and light grassy. Bitter, fruity, light grassy and slight citrusy. Toasted malty, bitter and slight herbal dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29850) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
Bottled. A golden beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of fruits, spices, hops, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of spicy hops, fruits, malt, and straw, leading to a bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (21533) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 19, 2014
Bottle at yespr. Clear amber coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of hops, caramel, pine needles and grass. Fruity flavour of hops, grass and caramel. Hoppy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19976) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 1, 2014
Bottled. Hazy pale amber, mid sized head. Rich grapefruit aroma. Mid sweet with medium-full body and rounded mouthfeel. Salted grapefruit. sugar and hay. Really bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (17614) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 21, 2014
Bottle. Pours a golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty weak citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty bitter hoppy citrus flavor. Has a fruity malty bitter hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2013
7th January 2013
Clear dark amber beer with a tidy pale cream coloured head. Palate is slightly soft but with big minerally carbonation. Fairly rich caramel malt, a little cream. Pleasantly tangy orange with a good balance of bitter pine. Pinch of salt. Quite barleywine like but then it is on the last day of its BBE.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 28, 2012
Bottle at home ... Opps i meant to open the stout, (sorry Jan) ... golden amber ...thin tlacing ... soft sweet fruits ... little orange nose ... bitter woody front ... light orange zezty ... bitter fruit hop ... dull musty toffee hop ... quite blah.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (14146) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 17, 2014
Bottle, 66cl. It pours a hazy, orange-golden body under a dense, light beige head. The aroma is quite malty, with citrus peel, pine cones, alcohol, cheesy hops and a touch of caramel in the aroma. Caramel, fruityness, some pine cones and cheesy hops in the flavor. Resins too. Full body and a pleasant carbonation. Lasting finish with a pleasant carbonation. Interesting this one, but rather boring in todays world. 140717

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (14141) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 11, 2014
On tap at Brewdog Shepherds Bush. Hazy amber orange colour lasting off white head. Herby flavour in this IPA. It grew on me. Solid toffee malt flavour decent herb hop decent bitterness on the finish. Yes liked it.


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