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BrewDog Royal Virility Performance

 (RETIRED)
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Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Imperial/Double IPA
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A blend of Hardcore IPA and Punk IPA with the addition of some special "stuff" in the conditioning tank. Brewed to celebrate Prince William and Kate Middletons royal wedding.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crosamich (431) - Twin Falls, Idaho, USA - JUN 18, 2011
Herbal, citrus nose. Generally, I like their IPAs so this fits in with that. Canít tell if I get the extra additions from this one. Guess my wife will find out in a few minutes ;) I may get a whiff of the herbs added as more piney compared to their regular IPAs which serve as the base. A gimmick? of course. You have to know that when buying it. Overpriced? yes, even as a gimmick.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bierkoning (9829) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUN 18, 2011
Bottle. Orange color. Grapefruit and melon in the aroma. Hint of herbs. Spicy, almost medecinal flavor next to the ripe melon, pineapple and grapefruit. Hint of mint. Very nice, especially the aroma.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dantheman278 (1358) - SCOTLAND - JUN 17, 2011
Keg at BrewDog. Nice herbal citrus nose. Slight medicinal taste, toffee malt with lots and lots of hop front, massive herbs too. Medium hop finish. Ok, but overrated.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
finol (1979) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 16, 2011
Bottle from the BrewDog webshop. Pours dark amber with a offwhite head. Very spicy taste of ginger and cacao, the hops saves the posibility to drink it...

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (9853) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2011
Hazy amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, caramel, yeasty, herbal and rather hoppy - citrus and peach. Flavor is quite sweet and rather bitter. Dry and rather bitter finish. 270511

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mattyb83 (736) - Minnesota, USA - JUN 15, 2011
Bottle from Tripphop on the BA. Slightly haze copper with a medium sized white head that quickly fades. Orange and grapefruit are present in the aroma, but some sort of herb notes are huge in this beer. The hell is that? Taste is orange, caramel, a slight bitterness, and some pepperiness. My notes have the question, "Is this what pachouli tastes like?" Medium to light bodied. This beer is just like a few of my first dates. I have no boner, and Iím slightly disappointed. Rating #400 for real this time.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mtjoseph (244) - Murderapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 14, 2011
Bottle shared with mattyb83. Pours a light copper with a two finger white head. Aroma reminiscent of what a Co-op smells like. Herbal, slight pine, some grapefruit, urine(?). The mouthfeel is rather on the chalky side of things. Resinous hop profile, consisting of a lot of pine, bitter ruby red grapefruit, herbs, and vitamin B-complex. Finished my beer. So far no boner. Will update rating as needed.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hirigalzkar (2115) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 13, 2011
Bottle. A little too much of everything really. No balance. No drinkability. But I guess you canít go completly wrong with this ammount of hops.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (5333) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUN 13, 2011
bottle from Rudolf. herbal aroma, jasmine, pot pourri, whatever horny goat weed might possibly smell like. citrusy hops, orange zest/ marmalade. a tive mouthfeel, tongue tickler, brash bitterness, as expected from brewdog, great score rudy

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (6432) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUN 13, 2011
Fine beer, felt good on my tongue when I drank it. Something in the smell kind of irritated me though. It dimmed the hops a little.


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