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BrewDog Paradox Jura - BrewDog

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146 Ratings
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Ratings: 146
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 10.35%
Wants: 35
Gots: 59 | FT: 3
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  15.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: niklas0770 on 02-09-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
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Ratings: 146 | Reviews: 21
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Poured an opaque chocolate brown in a snifter.

Aroma is unique for an Imperial stout: less chocolate- lots of smoke, some leather.
Reminds me of Engine Oil and Ola Dubh from Harviestoun.

The mouth feel is mild- but the alcoholic finish gets quite pronounced with warming.
I can feel the bitterness and alcohol on the back of my tongue with every sip.

Different approach to taste: strong smoke, some leather. This is definitely a Scottish brew.
Americans don't brew beer like this. The beer finishes great: a concentrated alcohol finish
that almost overpowers the beer with warming.

Stylistically, this beer stands out. The usual imperial stout, the gold standard being BCBS, has rich chocolate and coffee. This is totally different- smoke and and a concentrated
smoky alcohol finish. Now I have a to find another bottle to cellar. Good by '22.

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BrewDog Paradox Jura from BrewDog
94 out of 100 based on 146 ratings.