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Why is BrewDog controversial? Timeline of controversy at BrewDog
Founded in 2006 by Watt and Martin Dickie in Fraserburgh, it took just two years for their beer to be stocked in Tesco. However, controversy soon followed in 2009 after naming a beer ‘Speedball’, a slang term for a mixture of crack cocaine and heroin.
What is BrewDog worth? The near-£100 million share award will be worth around £30,000 a year over four years to each eligible employee, based on the most recent fundraising, which valued BrewDog at around £1.8 billion.
How many brew dogs are there? BrewDog to hit 100 sites this summer. BrewDog will bolster its bar estate by up to 33 new sites this year, increasing the number of outlets from 84 to more than 100, said CEO of retail, David McDowall.
What type of beer is BrewDog? The BrewDog founders are more than a bit happy – especially as we then win the Gold Medal for Hardcore IPA at the World Beer Cup. A slightly different reason to celebrate: brewing a 55% abv beer and packing it in roadkill, making it the world’s most expensive ever beer (it seemed like a good idea at the time).