Tactical Nuclear Penguin | BrewDog

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
BrewDog
Scotland, United Kingdom
brewdog.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 32.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Made by freezing Paradox to remove water.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-06-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
331
Reviews:
128
Avg:
3.5
pDev:
22.29%
 
 
Wants:
264
Gots:
98
For Trade:
5
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Ratings: 331 |  Reviews: 128
Photo of kylehay2004
3.9/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of chefduff2
3.42/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of vandeir_bochi
3.76/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BogBoyJD
3.49/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Whisky aroma. Thick, syrupy. Sweet and bitter at same time. For what it is, not as boozy or harsh as expected

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Photo of rozelle1406
3.32/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Kind of what I was expecting it of 32%

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Photo of Hohnbaum
3.96/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of chinchill
3.46/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Small sample from a swingtop bottle in Edinburgh.

Dark reddish-brown body looks quite thick. Smells much like a barleywine. Tastes like barleywine concentrate.

Syrupy. No mistaking high ABV in the mouthfeel.

Boozy, but much less so than expected given the extraordinary ABV.

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Photo of MikeKSmith
3.7/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Hayley_86
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of beertunes
4/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of coolandy007
3.57/5  rDev +2%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JGam115
2.52/5  rDev -28%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Oh. Oh my. OMG. Ugh. Bacon, whiskey booze hurt with soy.

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Photo of simoen
4.72/5  rDev +34.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

way muth better than sink the bismarck

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Photo of olradetbalder
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of CR_9693
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of Sarmento
4.5/5  rDev +28.6%

Photo of Stum-pub
2.75/5  rDev -21.4%

Photo of Tricerahops
3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

Photo of spycow
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of fdfad227
3.2/5  rDev -8.6%

Photo of UltimateLivewire
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of birdsellam
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of norwayjose
4.5/5  rDev +28.6%

Photo of TubaDan
4.5/5  rDev +28.6%

Photo of BYOFB
4.5/5  rDev +28.6%

Tactical Nuclear Penguin from BrewDog
3.5 out of 5 based on 331 ratings.
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