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BrewDog Tokyo Rising Sun Lowland Edition


Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Style: Imperial Stout | Ratings: 20 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 13.2%
Brewed in May 2008. And then forgotten about. A beautiful accident. An unsuspecting masterpiece. A beery time capsule. This imperial stout has been agen in a Scotch whisky cask for over 4 years. For more than 45 long months this beer lay hidden in oak in the depths of our north cast of Scotland warehouse. When we brewed the first ever batch of Tokyo, we descided to fill three whisky casks, two Highland and one Lowland, Tokyo Rising Sun is the result.

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