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Smuttynose Old Brown Dog Ale - Smuttynose Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,987 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 1,987
Reviews: 896
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 10.94%
Wants: 63
Gots: 95 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Smuttynose Brewing Company visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Old Brown Dog has been cited as a classic example of the “American Brown Ale” style of beer. Compared to a typical English Brown Ale, Old Brown Dog is fuller-bodied and more strongly hopped.

18 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-07-1998)
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Dotcubed

Arkansas

3.68/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

An adorable bottle.

Best buy June '11 stamp. Big props to them for dating the bottles.

Poured from a cold 39-40 degree fridge. Warming it up as I admire the aesthetic beauty.

Looks rather heavily carbonated. Modest foam.
Paler than their pale ale?

Simplistic beer aroma. Malts.
That classic old ale smell.

An impressive flavor of char, fruit, and more fruit.
Banana, over ripe mango. Sweet like carmelized sugar cane. Or burnt marshmallow.

Lighter body, wet. English style with American twist of really intensly placed flavors.

Enjoyable, but not remarkable.

Serving type: bottle

01-23-2011 03:05:50 | More by Dotcubed
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Smuttynose Old Brown Dog Ale from Smuttynose Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,987 ratings.