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

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RATINGS: 1215   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle and keg: Filtered. Cask: Unfiltered.
Ingredients: Marris Otter Extra Pale Malt; Chinook, Simcoe, Ahtanum, Nelson Sauvin hops. IBUs 45
This fresh, full flavour natural beer is our tribute to the classic IPAs of yester-year. The post modern twist is the addition of amazing fruity hops giving an explosion of tropical fruit flavours and a sharp bitter finish.


pentaz's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pentaz (1238) - Frederiksberg, - NOV 17, 2012
Pour is amber with fizzy off-white head. Aroma is flowery, citrus, straw and toffee malt. Taste is herbal, citrus, dust, sweet fruitiness with dusty hops. Medium body, medium carbonation,Texture is oily. Ends almost chalky and dry.


4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mattyhennessy (292) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - AUG 30, 2014
Clear golden pour with a decent white head. Very fruity aroma full of tropical fruits. Mango, peach, lychee, pineapple with pine and grapefruit. A strong sweet malt base balances this perfectly. Excellent mouthfeel and not too dry on the back palate. Strong flavours but still sessionable.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
metalspice (47) - Jevnaker, NORWAY - AUG 30, 2014
Drukket på Tamburen i gamlebyen i Fredrikstad. Herlig fruktig både smak og lukt. Delikat bitter ettersmak.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
jbuskirk (436) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - AUG 30, 2014
At last, a BrewDog ale! These beers have proven to be difficult to find in my neck of the woods, but I must say this particular brew was well worth the wait. Punk IPA has a rocky head and an aroma that’s tropical and floral. Taste is predominantly fruity (mango, peach, grapefruit) with some bitter pine at the finish. I loved this brew’s creamy mouthfeel and crisp final impression. I like that the label cheekily describes this ale as a "post modern classic pale ale." Not only does that showcase the brewers’ quirky sense of humor, it’s also a fairly good way to summarize this brew. Punk has the hop profile of an IPA but the ABV of a pale ale. In this case, that’s not a bad thing at all.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
g_georgiou (200) - CYPRUS - AUG 30, 2014
Hazy orange body with a thick beige head. Aroma is strong citrus fruit, grapefruit, caramel, orange, some pine, some spice, some tropical fruit. Taste is sweet with medium bitterness. Very nice and refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HuskerTan (489) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Bottle. A- Tropical fruits, citrus, hoppy. A- Orange color, cloudy liquid, white head. T- Mangoes, peaches, oranges, tangerines, bitter, slightly sweet, smooth. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, sweet bitter finish. O- My first BrewDogs brew while watching a BrewDogs episode. What a good combination. This beer was filled to the brim with citrus and fruits, espercially mango. The aftertaste was a little off, but overall, it was a decent IPA.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
sbron (213) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 27, 2014
33cl bottle. Drinking in shanghai brewery (china). Yellow colour. White head. First impression: citrus, bubbles. A nice IPA

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HugoG (28) - PORTUGAL - AUG 26, 2014
Clear golden colour, medium head. Aroma is orange and passion fruit, really nice. Taste is fruity and malty. Good bitterness, long and dry finish. Very well balanced. Great IPA!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
loco_gallego (41) - SWITZERLAND - AUG 26, 2014
Ambrée légèrement orangée, mousse blanche se dissipant rapidement, petite dentelle persitant. Carbonation faible-moyenne. Arôme d’agrumes, résineux avec léger malt toasté. Goût d’agrumes, puis une amertume balancée. Fin de bouche sèche avec un léger arrière goût de toastage. L’amertume dure un peu en bouche également.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarkoNm (505) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - AUG 26, 2014
Pours a clear golden color, topped with a fine frothy white head. Pleasant citrusy hops in the aroma. The taste starts easy, followed by a fair share of bitterness. Really enjoyable.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Klimaet (132) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear golden with a medium white head. Aromas of fresh grassy hops,orange peel, slight pineapple, citrus. Taste is quite the same but has alot more grass and hops to it. Very smooth.


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