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BrewDog The End Of History

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

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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   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.


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MattiasA (610) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2014
300th rating. Backlog. Tried at a tasting arranged by Ölbutikken at Örestedts Ölbar 6/11/2010.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
to14go (29) - 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.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ansalon (946) - 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

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kryon (1102) - SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2013
Pours coca cola brown Aromas of alcohol, intense caramel malts, oak, getting drunk already from the fumes Intensely woody, sticky, burny. Whisky cask, cognac, raisins. Sticks too the mouth. Very interresting one timer

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ktwse (1465) - SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2013
Finally the End is here! Pours brown with no head. Aroma of alcohol, booze, wood, brown sugar, muscovado, barrels, booze... Taste is creamy sweet, massive at first, then huge alcohol warming lasting finish. Ouch! Body is nearly non-liquid, feel like I need a spoon... Fun to try for sure but not really a great beer... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kazin (173) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2012
Sampled at Ørsted Ølbar tasting of the (then) 6 strongest beers. Aroma and taste was overwhelmingly dominated by alcohol and malt. I prefer to compare it to a finer whisky, where it can actually hold its own. An experience.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SilkTork (5109) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2012
Brewdog event at the Rake, 7th Sept 2010. With thanks to The Cad for double servings. Alcohol aroma. Some plastic. Fairly clean and pure aroma - distilled. Quite fumey. Marzipan. Pasta. Vodka. First sip was alcohol - clean, mostly neutral and fairly drinkable. There’s an awareness of the beer base somewhere in the pure alcohol and spirit heat - some suggestion of caramel. A nettle like finish that is interesting. Impossible to assess or even pin down as a beer. Perhaps best thought of as a beer liquor, than as a beer. A spirit that has some sense of beer as its origin.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frenger (367) - Derby, Alabama, ENGLAND - OCT 23, 2011
Bottle at sheffield tap. Pours deep amber with no head. All the smell and appearance of a whisky. Caramel aroma mixed with a lot of booze. Really glad I tried this although it was hard to tell it was a beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20004) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 14, 2011
Bottled@Beer Hunters, Pori. Orange colour, no head. Aroma is alcohol, fruits, yeast, wood, earth and some sugary notes. Flavour is alcohol, resin, sugar, wood and some raisins.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (11888) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2011
Bottled 2cl sample @Beer Hunters
Stoat. Claimed to be the last bottle in the world sold.
Clear deep amber color, no head. Strong alcohol, overly sweet, ryeish aroma. Full-bodied, liquerish. Different flavor than aroma ... strong alcohol (vodka), juniper/wood, orange peels, lots of malts, licorice. Warming aftertaste. Better than expected but still once in the lifetime experience.


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