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12 Dogs Of Christmas Ale - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

491 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 491
Reviews: 166
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 13.57%
Wants: 32
Gots: 47 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: imaguitargod on 11-18-2008)
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Bigcat21, Jul 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

Will_Rivera, Jul 25, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Burny46, Jul 25, 2014
Photo of puboflyons
3.78/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From the 12 fl. oz. bottle. Receive as a trade from a non BA member. Sampled on July 24, 2014.

It pours a medium amber-copper color with a long lasting off-white head and great clarity. It looms like it should and nothing more.

It is the aroma that really jumps out at me with a wide variety of pungent herbs such as Ginger and Rosemary. Some toasted malts and mild earth.

Medium body.

The taste has many of the same herbal characteristics with the added touch of nutmeg, which I did not get in the aroma. Thin hop finish. Overall, not a bad beer.

puboflyons, Jul 25, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

reedmn, Jul 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

elkinbrown, Jul 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

somalley26, Jul 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

OHBeerman, Jul 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

_morandi_, Jul 14, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

drwatson32, Jun 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

toppoop, Jun 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

jonaspb, Jun 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

gurumsd, Jun 17, 2014
Photo of mdfb79
3.39/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Got this a couple months ago. Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a snifter.

a - Pours a murky, mahogany brown color with one to two inches of light tan head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of spices, honey, dark fruits, wheat, bready malts, cinnamon, and nutmeg.

t - Tastes of spices , pepper, coriander, bready malts, wheat, fruits, dough , gingerbread, and light cinnamon. Too much spice for me, a step down from the nose for me.

m - Medium body and moderate carbonation. Pretty easy to drink.

o - Overall a decent nose but way too much spice going on in the taste for me. Not my favorite holiday beer.

mdfb79, Jun 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

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Sean32, May 24, 2014
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CAD22, May 23, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

Miles228, May 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

whitenads, May 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

GrumpyGirl, Apr 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Matthew1788, Apr 17, 2014
12 Dogs Of Christmas Ale from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 491 ratings.