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5 A.M. Saint - BrewDog

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BA SCORE
86
very good

649 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 649
Reviews: 232
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 12.04%
Wants: 13
Gots: 72 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Start the car. The lights are about to turn amber. Buy the ticket, take the ride. Past the alley where thieves and pimps sell corporate brews and good men soak it up like vermin, blissful in their ignorance. Past the jackhammers who want their three and a half percent. Keep going. Towards that golden orb, the size of Zeus’s ass, that hovers over this crazy town. Sleep late, have fun, get wild, drink amber, and drive like a bastard towards that saintly light.

25 IBU

(Beer added by: PartyBear on 01-03-2010)
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Ratings: 649 | Reviews: 232 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of satyrcan
4/5  rDev +4.7%

satyrcan, Oct 28, 2014
Photo of Franck
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

Nose of caramelized malts and hops. All return in mouth followed by a brief floral and hopped final.

Franck, Oct 27, 2014
Photo of jaydoc
3.7/5  rDev -3.1%

jaydoc, Oct 25, 2014
Photo of JamieDuncan
3.64/5  rDev -4.7%

JamieDuncan, Oct 25, 2014
Photo of SVD
3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

SVD, Oct 22, 2014
Photo of BeerDrinkersWorldTour
3.95/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance – Deep amber even leaning towards reddish with deep head of off white foam that is long lived and leaves some pretty decent lace. There is also a good amount of busy CO2 activity in the glass.

Smell – Very leafy aroma of coriander mint and some fruit salad. There is also floral notes in here and heavy pine notes of American hops.

Taste – The taste follows the nose pretty well. Great minty and herbal hops, rich sweet malted grains with caramel flavour and a final deep hoppy flourish at the finish that like the smell is very pinney.

Mouthfeel – A little Cloying in the finish but very smooth and creamy at the front. Mild body.

Overall – A very good red ale that is very easy going down and has a decent finish. Like all of BrewDog's I have had this one has very heavy pine hops. The hops are nice but to be honest it tends to make all their beers taste very similar

BeerDrinkersWorldTour, Oct 21, 2014
Photo of MattSlem
4/5  rDev +4.7%

MattSlem, Oct 21, 2014
Photo of vaughtex
3.48/5  rDev -8.9%

vaughtex, Oct 19, 2014
Photo of JavierGC
4.5/5  rDev +17.8%

JavierGC, Oct 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

Pretendbeard, Oct 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

brongladest, Oct 15, 2014
Photo of ZachKelly
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

ZachKelly, Oct 14, 2014
Photo of nicole-mac
3.36/5  rDev -12%

nicole-mac, Oct 13, 2014
Photo of Saison_Tickets
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Nice freshness and tartness, real zip. Nice smell. Would have liked a bit more heft and for it to have been a little boozier.

Saison_Tickets, Oct 11, 2014
Photo of SayBoom
4/5  rDev +4.7%

SayBoom, Oct 10, 2014
Photo of brugsbeertje
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

brugsbeertje, Oct 07, 2014
Photo of matias-
4/5  rDev +4.7%

matias-, Oct 03, 2014
Photo of drpimento
4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

Aroma is the best thing here- floral & a bit exotic. Appearance is average. Flavor on the malty side; body chewy. Overall decent n drinkable.

drpimento, Oct 03, 2014
Photo of wembly13
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

wembly13, Oct 03, 2014
Photo of Beerlover
5/5  rDev +30.9%

Beerlover, Oct 03, 2014
Photo of factoide
4/5  rDev +4.7%

factoide, Sep 30, 2014
Photo of NandoPereira
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

NandoPereira, Sep 30, 2014
Photo of reizorc
4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

reizorc, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of delta490
3.79/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured a hazed deep ruddy amber with a light tan head that doesn't last long but leaves a small amount of soapy lacing. The aroma is a mild blend of grain, fruit, and earthy hops. The taste is a little more robust, but follows in suit. The body has a pleasant thickness to it and and a good smooth finish. A tasty red ale.

delta490, Sep 28, 2014
Photo of Irwinnelson
3.84/5  rDev +0.5%

Irwinnelson, Sep 26, 2014
5 A.M. Saint from BrewDog
86 out of 100 based on 649 ratings.