Friday, February 19, 2010

Sink the Bismarck!: Brewery Releases World's Strongest Beer At 41% ABV

When will the madness end? BrewDog make great beers, but this ethanol escalation is just getting ridiculous.

The flamboyantly competitive Scottish brewery BrewDog has released Sink the Bismarck!, a "quadruple IPA" that they say is the most alcoholic in the world at 41%. BrewDog had previously earned similar attention last year with their then-record-setting 32% ABV beer, Tactical Nuclear Penguin, but rival brewery Schorschbrau just weeks ago (briefly) reclaimed the beer potency title with their Schorschbock, at 40% ABV, prompting Brewdog's latest counterattack.

Read the entire article, including a great quote from BrewDog's James Watt, at The Huffington Post.

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