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Bashah - BrewDog

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87
very good

548 Ratings
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Ratings: 548
Reviews: 429
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 7
Gots: 37 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

A collaboration brew by BrewDog and Stone Brewing Co.

(Beer added by: PartyBear on 10-14-2009)
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Reviews by coldmeat23:
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coldmeat23

Oklahoma

3.93/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

GLASS: Snifter
TEMP: Cellared @ approx 55 degrees, fridge chilled approx 15 min. before opening

Pours a clear, dark brown color with some serious ruby highlights. Minimal head forms and pretty much remains. The lacing is in spots and small strands and fairly sticky.

Okay...not really what I was prepared for....
Big notes of dark roasted malts. Lots of dark roasted coffees and some dark chocolates. This blends well with some nice earthy hop notes. Light traces of floral and citrus hops, also.
Very interesting nose. I like it.

Hmmm....
This one is kind of tough to nail down. It's got big, dark roasty notes like a great stout. A good amount of dark chocolate malts like a good porter. Then you get a good healthy dose of floral and citrus hops on a level of an IPA, almost to DIPA range. On top of that, it's got a wonderful smoked oak presence laying all over it. Despite all of the earthiness that this one has, it also has a nice hint of sweetness to it.

Medium body with a mild-to-medium level of carbonation. Very smooth, slightly active and just a touch of creaminess.

The 8.60%abv is fairly well-hidden in this one. You can spot it, but it's by no means overbearing. The taste is deep and earthy, but not overly rich. A good drinkable beer, I say.
Stone does some great beers on their own, obviously. Brewdog also does some really good ones, at least in my opinion, anyway. Working together has produced something quite unique and very tasty. Here's to hoping that they do more collaborations, in the future.

Serving type: bottle

06-17-2010 03:20:00 | More by coldmeat23
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Bashah from BrewDog
87 out of 100 based on 548 ratings.