BrewDog Abstrakt AB:10

 
overall
98
95
style
Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: American Strong Ale
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Snifter, Tulip

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RATINGS: 205   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The beer is an 11.5% Imperial Brown Ale which we have aged in amazing Spanish sweet red barrels from Malaga. Stewart Bowman, our Head Brewer, devised an Imperial Brown Ale designed to perfectly complement the wine flavours and extract maximum depth and character from the giant barrels. We also felt the Imperial Brown Ale was ideally suited to be barrel aged and as well as the infusion of the Malaga wine character will also benefit added complexity and maturity from the time in oak.

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hirigalzkar's rating

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hirigalzkar (3172) - Stockholm, - NOV 19, 2012
Bottle. Pours black with a off white head. Complex brew with notes of chocholte, wine, soy, vanilla, wood. Surprisingly sweet and creamy.


3.7
Lonick (1874) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 30, 2017
Bottle @Craig’s (Abstrakt tasting). Pours murky brown, no head, no carb. Nose is fruity, chocolate, sherry. Taste is fruity, red wine, caramel, the only fault with this was a slight petrol taste to it.

3.7
oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 7, 2017
Bottled. Somehow this one has just stuck around, without being drunk, but then again I suppose the extra aging hasn’t atleast made things worse. Deep ambery brown colour with a minor off-white head, which disappears quite quickly. Aroma is alcohol, chocolate, some sherry, mild ripe fruits as well as some raisins. Flavour is sweet malts, chocolate, some raisins, ripe fruits, mild sherry, berries, some toffee and mild nutty notes. Not all too disturbing alcohol, and in fact rather mellow.

3.3
GlasgowTAD (1779) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JAN 24, 2017
Bottle at Craigs. Pours deep brown with no head. Aroma is sherry. Taste is nutty, hint of chocolate sweet, caramel sweet.

4.1
rusos (751) - Stupava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 4, 2017
Bottle, many thanks to Gurthnar. Dark brown colour, no head. Aroma is complex, roasted, Dark fruits, blackberries, chocolate, vanilla, dried fruits. Taste

4.2
Gurthnar (5879) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 4, 2017
Bottle at a tasting. Complex and intense. Sherry, wine, woody, also loads of chocolate and raisins.slightly tart, but otherwise a fine balance between initial sweetness and finishing bitterness. Very good.

4.1
fajry (2085) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 4, 2017
Fľaša by Gurthnar. Tmavo hnedá až čierna farba bez peny. Vôňa černíc, portského vína, tmavej čokolády, kakao. Chuť sladká, tmavá čokoláda, suchosť, trošku višne, vanilka, sušené slivky. Alkohol je skrytý. Príjemná dlhá dochuť, aj keď suchá.

3.9
MisoW (3582) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 4, 2017
Bottle shared at Bratislava tasting 01/2017, shared by Gurthnar, many thanks. Bottle #8655. Pours dark brown color, no head. Aroma of chocolate, coffee, reasted malt. Taste is sweet, chocolate, raisins, coffee, roasted, vanilla, sherry, cherries, wood.

3.6
Zita (6324) - Assentoft, DENMARK - DEC 10, 2016
nice soft bread, black, brown foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, long sweet burnt harmonich finish,

3.8
Hansen (8594) - Assentoft, DENMARK - DEC 10, 2016
Dark brown and almost clear. Crisp, roasted aroma, soy sauce, alcohol, nice. Flavor is sweet, warming alcohol. Good drinkability.

3.9
HenrikSoegaard (14176) - Randers, DENMARK - DEC 10, 2016
Bottle. Frothy White fair mostly deminishing head. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter flavor. Long moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate. Fantastic drinkability.


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