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BrewDog The End Of History

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Eisbock
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland


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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 1650   ABV: 55%
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The End of History: The name derives from the famous work of philosopher Francis Fukuyama, this is to beer what democracy is to history. Fukuyama defined history as the evolution of the political system and traced this through the ages until we got the Western Democratic paradigm. For Fukuyama this was the end point of man’s political evolution and consequently the end of history. The beer is the last high abv beer we are going to brew, the end point of our research into how far the can push the boundaries of extreme brewing, the end of beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lukaduke (2362) - Portland, Maine, USA - DEC 3, 2014
Small sample via JtClockwork. Viscous mahogany color with layers of raisin, leather, burnt wood, rotten dates, lots of boozy heat, toffee, very boozy and unique. Fun to get to try !

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jesterdeal (1984) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - OCT 3, 2014
Small sample generously shared by JTCLOCKWORK via Jeppe. Aroma is dog biscuit, soy, leather, Asian mushrooms, beef, and sweet chocolate. I mean what? Viscous and thick muddy brown, this thing coats the glass so I had to lick it clean. Taste follows suit with mushroom, tobacco, kibbles, leather, and beef. Mouthfeel is surprisingly smooth and mellow given its gravity. Aftertaste is like beef and chocolate. Overall, not as gross as I was anticipating. A rare treat to try this. Thanks, James.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jow (2260) - New York, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Thanks to Jeppe for donating this to our tasting group. pours cola brown with rich umami nose. tastes of mushrooms, soy sauce, beef, leather, cherry, and tobacco. really odd flavor combo but satisfying. only had a few sips but that is really all you need and the flavor just last in your mouth. pretty extreme beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tgncc (2878) - Bellmore, New York, USA - SEP 6, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2014 At jtclockwork’s. aroma: Soy, leather, Wood. Flavor: Soy, beef, Asian, fruit, cherry. Appearance deep brown, no head, flat. Finish:booze burn, spicy. Thick oily mouthfeel. Interesting. Thanks to Jeppe for sharing this.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
vtafro (3794) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Sip thanks jeppe. Black pour with no head. Very dark, different deep tones. Burning, warmth, other deep. As a beer, not very good. Liquor, decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8896) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 9, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 11, 2014 Sample with many thanks to Jeppe. Pours dark brown. Nose/taste of extremely strong bourbon, tobacco, cigar ash, deep earth, cocoa, burnt caramel, burnt toffee and very woody alcohol. Full bodied. Lots of alcohol in finish. Puts hair on your chest. Ton of flavor despite the burn.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Andresvendsen (199) - - AUG 1, 2014
I was one of the lucky ones in Stockholm. Great and very different kind of beer. And the bottle is something amazing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2014
300th rating. Backlog. Tried at a tasting arranged by Ölbutikken at Örestedts Ölbar 6/11/2010.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
to14go (30) - ISRAEL - JUL 20, 2013
WOW! really sweet concentrated aroma. just like drinking sugar. the appearance is 5/5 because of the great bottle covered by squirrel! can’t drink more than one portion of this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ansalon (1591) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2013
Pours a dark brown with no head. Aroma is concentrated with brown sugar, dried dates and figs, raisins and booze. Taste is very syrupy with an oily feel that clings to the teeth. Tastes of raisins, cognac, tar, caramel, burnt sugar, bacon. Very interesting as an experiment. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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