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Dogma (7,4%) - BrewDog

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BA SCORE
89
very good

125 Ratings
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Ratings: 125
Reviews: 20
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 11.78%
Wants: 3
Gots: 19 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  7.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
The truth. You don’t want to hear the truth. The truth’s no longer out there bubba. Just chicken ass lies. Become a Dogma Disciple. Believe in the birds and the bees. Act crazy, be heavily armed at all times and scream in German. Dogma is an indulgent, decadent and encapsulating scotch ale brewed with 10 different types of malt all blended together with Scottish heather honey. Soak up the sweet nectar like a jackrabbit on heat. This beer is not cool. You may think it is, but that is just a beautiful lie fabricated by clowns and gypsies.

(Beer added by: dgilks on 04-12-2012)
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Photo of CrazyDavros
3.85/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Pours brown with a large creamy head.
Nose shows rich dark malt with hefty caramel, treacle, burnt figs, toasty malt and chocolate fudge.
Some roasted malt as a flavours but a lot of sweetness too. Golden syrup, coffee, alcohol, piny hops and liquorice.
Overcarbonated.

CrazyDavros, Feb 05, 2014
Photo of jgammoniv
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

jgammoniv, Feb 01, 2014
Photo of Crumpetsnbeer
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Crumpetsnbeer, Jan 18, 2014
Photo of LiquidAmber
3.99/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a Dogfish Head pint glass. Pours a very dark mahogany brown with red highlights, virtually opaque in the glass. Thin tan head that dissipates to a ring around the glass, leaving thin lacing. Interesting aroma of brown bread, molasses, caramel, sweet nuts, hints of cola spicing and light cardboard similar to aged stouts. Flavor is a mellow blend of dark toasty malt, molasses, dates, figs, mixed nuts, cocoa and hints of coffee and cola. Really complex. Very nice creamy mouthfeel and medium to heavy body. A fun, complicated ale that has elements of both Scotch ale and porter, but with other interesting and complimentary flavors. There was so much going on here it seems almost all over the map, but still feels well melded and integrated. I'm impressed. The heavy malt and molasses flavors make it more of a sipping beer despite its moderate ABV. I liked this a lot and will snag another one when it rolls around.

LiquidAmber, Jan 14, 2014
Photo of Keith_R
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Keith_R, Jan 07, 2014
Photo of TripelMark
4/5  rDev +0.3%

TripelMark, Jan 04, 2014
Photo of SimonTHGolfer
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

SimonTHGolfer, Dec 29, 2013
Photo of Kirk
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Kirk, Dec 27, 2013
Photo of In_Control_Mike
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

In_Control_Mike, Dec 24, 2013
Photo of DenverBigRed
3/5  rDev -24.8%

DenverBigRed, Dec 21, 2013
Photo of Nage37
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

Nage37, Dec 17, 2013
Photo of cornucopia
4/5  rDev +0.3%

cornucopia, Dec 16, 2013
Photo of wedge
3.8/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

@ Paddy O'Beers

Very dark brown color with some sparse bubbles around the edge and a thin, web-like covering. Deep malty aromas along with molasses and prune...pretty mild overall though. Flavor is malty and sweet, but not cloying. Sweet bread, berries, some stickiness, bitter chocolate, dark fruit, and cola. Medium bodied, clean, and dry. A nice little Scotch ale.

wedge, Dec 14, 2013
Photo of VoiceOfTheSoul
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

VoiceOfTheSoul, Dec 11, 2013
Photo of nosavingsaccount
4/5  rDev +0.3%

nosavingsaccount, Dec 09, 2013
Photo of Doomfag
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Doomfag, Nov 17, 2013
Photo of Dicers
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Dicers, Nov 11, 2013
Photo of kpattonunc
4/5  rDev +0.3%

kpattonunc, Nov 08, 2013
Photo of Rwalford74
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Rwalford74, Nov 04, 2013
Photo of dcmchew
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

dcmchew, Nov 01, 2013
Photo of Krakpoff
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Krakpoff, Oct 26, 2013
Photo of Dave1999
3.89/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours pure black out of the bottle, there is a tiny off white head.

The smell is caramel and treacle, very sweet.

The taste is very sweet and malty, very sweet with caramel with a lot of yeasty flavour.

The mouthfeel is thick like honey,with medium carbonation.

Overall a very tasty if not overly sweet ale. The mouthfeel is fantastic though. The sweetness does make it difficult to drink though. It's too sweet for me.

Dave1999, Oct 04, 2013
Photo of IWannaEatFood
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

IWannaEatFood, Oct 02, 2013
Photo of Kal
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Kal, Sep 17, 2013
Photo of Cynic-ale
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Cynic-ale, Jul 30, 2013
Dogma (7,4%) from BrewDog
89 out of 100 based on 125 ratings.