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Punk IPA - BrewDog

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Punk IPAPunk IPA

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,036 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,036
Reviews: 469
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 13.19%
Wants: 32
Gots: 84 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Welcome to a post Punk apocalyptic mother fucker of a pale ale.

A beer that spent its formative years Blitzkrieg bopping around India and the sub continent. Quintessential Empire with an anarchic twist.

God save the Queen and all who sail in her. Raising a Stiff Little Finger to IPAs that have come before and those it is yet to meet.
Turn up the volume Pay the man. Embrace the punked up, fucked up outlaw elite.

Never Mind the Bollocks this is the real shit.

45 IBU

(Beer added by: bark on 11-02-2007)
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BradleyR

Oklahoma

4/5  rDev +5.5%

06-16-2014 21:37:25 | More by BradleyR
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MikesnoHSL

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

06-16-2014 21:14:46 | More by MikesnoHSL
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lauralovesbeer


4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

06-16-2014 20:47:21 | More by lauralovesbeer
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tjdrewry

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -20.8%

06-16-2014 01:35:02 | More by tjdrewry
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RDW

Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

06-16-2014 00:43:53 | More by RDW
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rodrigobalduino


4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

06-14-2014 22:20:39 | More by rodrigobalduino
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Beervana

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

06-13-2014 05:42:57 | More by Beervana
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whiterapid

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +5.5%

06-13-2014 01:17:59 | More by whiterapid
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sephyrott

Spain

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

06-11-2014 11:30:43 | More by sephyrott
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thekkk

Russian Federation

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

06-08-2014 17:00:38 | More by thekkk
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tedgelee

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

06-05-2014 20:01:12 | More by tedgelee
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friendofbeer

Missouri

4/5  rDev +5.5%

06-04-2014 00:21:57 | More by friendofbeer
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soulcougher

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

06-03-2014 21:37:12 | More by soulcougher
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outoffocus

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.5%

06-01-2014 00:31:29 | More by outoffocus
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jroof1

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

05-30-2014 18:40:14 | More by jroof1
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Latarnik

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

05-26-2014 20:50:45 | More by Latarnik
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Apathetiq

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

05-25-2014 23:41:18 | More by Apathetiq
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Sludgeman

District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

05-25-2014 21:07:18 | More by Sludgeman
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Arriskuwonder

Spain

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

05-24-2014 08:01:34 | More by Arriskuwonder
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beercatbrew

Illinois

4/5  rDev +5.5%

05-23-2014 01:19:31 | More by beercatbrew
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Act25

New Jersey

4.16/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Lovely in your face IPA. Would make a steady diet if brewed locally and in cans (like 6 point or Carton).

A: Completely cloudy apricot. Firm 1 finger head. More like a cask beer (which I like).
S: Flowery, earthy, citric hops over a light Euro base. Beautiful flower store next to a bakery. Best part of this beer. A winner.
T: This beer gets more flowery and bakery as it opens up. Give the beer it's due, it's offering a very pleasant and rich arc that is clean, refreshing, and yet fully textured and flowery. great hops atop a Euro Pilsner style base. Clean. Orange zest, orchids, lillies, flower store. Yet never cloying.
MF: Excels here too, Very lovely mouth feel and finish. Makes you want another. Creamy, soft, delicious, delicate - how do they do that?

MUST TRY!

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2014 01:15:43 | More by Act25
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Chris_Burton

United Kingdom (England)

4.18/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

BrewDog is a somewhat controversial name in craft beer. They know how to get people's backs up and they aren't afraid to rock the boat, insult big business and brag about how great they are. Some find their arrogant attitude funny and refreshing while others deem it immature. What can't be denied however, is that BrewDog have great quality beer to back up their irreverence.

And so this leads me to Punk IPA, their most well-known beer that for many drinkers, is the first BrewDog product they try. And damn, it's good. When you pour it out of the bottle (or get it on tap if you're lucky) you will be greeted with a golden orange body and a finger of white, foamy head. The smell is intoxicating: you can practically taste the hops before you even put your lips to the glass. There is a blend of citrus fruits with a tinge of bitterness. The flavour is similar to the aroma: hoppy, citrusy and powerful. There is a moderate amount of carbonation and despite the huge flavours it's a very refreshing and moreish drink.

BrewDog claim this is "how beer should be" and it's very hard to argue with them. Well recommended for anyone who enjoys IPA.

Serving type: bottle

05-22-2014 14:54:30 | More by Chris_Burton
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

4/5  rDev +5.5%

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afsdan

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

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mkirkland80

Virginia

4/5  rDev +5.5%

05-21-2014 21:04:22 | More by mkirkland80
Punk IPA from BrewDog
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