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Smuttynose Old Brown Dog Ale - Smuttynose Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,115 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 2,115
Reviews: 904
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 77
Gots: 142 | 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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Photo of logicalparadox
3/5  rDev -23.7%

Not a fan of style. Nothing personal.

logicalparadox, Sep 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

One of my favorite brews, I always have a few in the 'fridge to have with a steak as they go together great!

Garypuffer, Sep 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Keb7816, Sep 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

LutherBrau, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

justme, Sep 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

aking32753, Aug 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

GeorgiaBeerGuy, Aug 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Jame515, Aug 29, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev -0.3%

MTBruce, Aug 29, 2014
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1.16/5  rDev -70.5%

PSU-Man, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Sparty55, Aug 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Lance_M, Aug 24, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

ejimhof, Aug 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Boca-X, Aug 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

browniewithnuts, Aug 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

twenteone, Aug 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

Soto, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of wonothesane42
4/5  rDev +1.8%

The beer pours a nice light brown with a soft white head, and smells of toasted bread and caramel. Upon tasting the beer the taste is mostly in line with the smell with some earthiness and chocolate mixed in. The mouthfeel is very smooth and creamy with good carbonation. Overall this is a solid beer with nice flavors and drinkablility, but the star of this beer is the texture, which is outstanding.

wonothesane42, Aug 22, 2014
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3.48/5  rDev -11.5%

diamondlie, Aug 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

KG710, Aug 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

bmur112, Aug 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev -23.7%

jamis, Aug 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Rbodacious, Aug 20, 2014
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3.76/5  rDev -4.3%

MNBeerGeek, Aug 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev +1.8%

WesM63, Aug 19, 2014
Smuttynose Old Brown Dog Ale from Smuttynose Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 2,115 ratings.