Beer: BrewDog - Mail Order Martian, Milkshake IPA by IPAokay

Mail Order Martian


Milkshake IPA, 7%

Rating: 3 out of 5.

“Mail Order Martian” is a beer produced by BrewDog, a craft brewery based in Scotland. It is a New England-style IPA with an ABV of 7% and is part of BrewDog’s “OverWorks” series, which focuses on experimental and sour beers.

The beer pours a hazy orange colour with a frothy head and an inviting aroma of tropical fruits, grapefruit, and pine. The taste is complex, with notes of juicy citrus, stone fruit, and a slight hoppy bitterness. There is also a subtle tartness that adds a layer of complexity to the flavour profile.

BrewDog’s Mail Order Martian is a smooth & creamy Milkshake IPA

The mouthfeel is smooth and creamy, which is typical for a New England-style IPA, and the carbonation is moderate, enhancing the beer’s drinkability. The finish is dry, with a lingering bitterness that leaves a pleasant aftertaste.

Overall, “Mail Order Martian” is a well-crafted and enjoyable New England-style IPA that balances fruity sweetness, tartness, and bitterness. The beer is well-balanced and has a complexity that makes it stand out among other IPAs. It is definitely worth trying for those who enjoy experimental and sour beers or those who are looking to try something different from the typical IPA.