Riptide | BrewDog

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3.64/5
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339 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
BrewDog
Scotland, United Kingdom
brewdog.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by MAB on 03-18-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#36,590
Reviews:
229
Ratings:
339
pDev:
13.19%
Bros Score:
3.7
 
 
Wants:
22
Gots:
24
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
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Ratings: 339 |  Reviews: 229
Photo of rex_4539
3.97/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

L: Jet black color, quarter finger brown head, messy lacing, good carbonation.

S: Chocolate, coffee.

T: Coffee, chocolate, slight roastiness. Bitter on the back end.

F: Medium bodied, more carbonated than I would prefer.

O: Nothing special.

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Photo of kjkinsey
3.75/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JavierGC
4.75/5  rDev +30.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of rodbeermunch
3.31/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Interesting appearance, dark brown, dark red colors to the edge. Not a lot of carbonation to form a head with, whispy and thin tan colored. Has a nutty and chocolate malt aroma.

Taste goes equal parts roasted black malts, but also brown malt and a nuttiness you see from other styles than an imperial stout. It is very smooth, not aggressively hopped kind of stout.

Its not a bad beer, those who want more ooomph in their Guinness kind of stouts might be into this.

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Photo of Hanyuu
3.25/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of eng_lee
3.89/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of hansavijaticar
4.5/5  rDev +23.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DispyDnb
3.77/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of LaMbOfGoD
3.5/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of nemma
4.16/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of AlexAfonin
3.75/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stephenlee
3.96/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of 1600eman
2.41/5  rDev -33.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Heeenrik
3.44/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Oakenator
4.5/5  rDev +23.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Great flavor and nicely balanced for a less boozy 8% Imperial Stout.

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Photo of pheriks
3.74/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of funhog
3.8/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A rather thin stout by BrewDog.

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Photo of Lodisgrisen
3.55/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of azkkr
3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of olradetbalder
3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of Daniellehto
4/5  rDev +9.9%

Photo of Florya
3.9/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of jkhara12
4/5  rDev +9.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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Riptide from BrewDog
Beer rating: 3.64 out of 5 with 339 ratings