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12 Dogs Of Christmas Ale - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

462 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 462
Reviews: 164
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 25
Gots: 32 | 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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StretchZep

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

12-27-2013 17:04:19 | More by StretchZep
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johng

New York

2.46/5  rDev -38%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

First time I ever drank this, could not find any Corsendonk Xmas this year so tried something new. Overpowering taste of ginger with some heavy clove action. Liked the mouthfeel. No real scent to it but a bit of sourness. Better as it got warmer like most Xmas ales but wouldn't recommend it. Disappointing effort from Thirsty Dog in my opinion.

Read on another beer site that this was similar in formula to Great Lakes Xmas Ale. Not even close.

Serving type: bottle

12-27-2013 07:42:03 | More by johng
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JackRB

Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-26-2013 17:29:46 | More by JackRB
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Trfagan3

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

12-26-2013 04:09:26 | More by Trfagan3
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wildcatboy

Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-25-2013 20:44:53 | More by wildcatboy
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IPAchris

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

12-24-2013 21:13:04 | More by IPAchris
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davemathews68

Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-24-2013 01:03:19 | More by davemathews68
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NonicPanic

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +25.9%

12-23-2013 23:15:49 | More by NonicPanic
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loramellon65

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-23-2013 17:48:56 | More by loramellon65
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hollywood_15063

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

12-23-2013 06:01:14 | More by hollywood_15063
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partisan

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

12-23-2013 02:23:51 | More by partisan
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norinco

Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-22-2013 18:12:40 | More by norinco
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Nunya

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

12-22-2013 01:31:41 | More by Nunya
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TeeRex

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

12-21-2013 23:42:27 | More by TeeRex
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UltimateLivewire

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-21-2013 22:02:09 | More by UltimateLivewire
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fellowrs

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

12-20-2013 03:05:19 | More by fellowrs
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JeffTheJuice

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-18-2013 18:50:48 | More by JeffTheJuice
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Tirefan

Virginia

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-18-2013 00:07:19 | More by Tirefan
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Johnroby

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

12-17-2013 00:04:33 | More by Johnroby
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oberon

North Carolina

3.94/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a tawny brown with a tinge of amber,a thinner slight off white head atop.Aromas of nutmeg,mace,allspice,and some honey makes for a very spiced brew.I like the warming spiced notes on the palate,candied ginger and nutmeg notes stand out most along with a sweet honey-like finish.The sweetness is big but for me it never gets overly sticky.Solid.

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2013 22:12:15 | More by oberon
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Extrajoker00

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

12-15-2013 21:09:24 | More by Extrajoker00
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OhioBobcat

Ohio

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-15-2013 19:37:09 | More by OhioBobcat
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Kerrie

Michigan

3/5  rDev -24.4%

12-15-2013 01:23:34 | More by Kerrie
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TBarJr

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

12-14-2013 16:01:16 | More by TBarJr
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tdm168

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +0.8%

12-14-2013 00:50:12 | More by tdm168
12 Dogs Of Christmas Ale from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 462 ratings.