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Adam - Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room

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95
world-class

2,062 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 2,062
Reviews: 972
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.07%
Wants: 564
Gots: 441 | FT: 31
Brewed by:
Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A re-creation of an historic beer style originally made in Dortmund, Germany. Adam was the first beer produced by Hair of the Dog.

10% alcohol by volume
50 IBUs.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-12-2001)
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SheepNutz

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3.95/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Batch #54. 12oz. bottle poured into a tulip-style glass. It pours a deep rich brown color with the most head I've ever seen on a beer. It took about 10 minutes to pour. Despite the massive foam, there is only a little lacing. The smell is very malty and strong with cocoa and plums, fairly sweet. The taste is malty at first with raisins and chocolate up front. A bit of an alcohol and hops kick to the finish. The mouthfeel is fairly nice and thick. The drinkability is fair for this very unique brew.

Serving type: bottle

10-20-2003 02:21:04 | More by SheepNutz
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Adam from Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room
95 out of 100 based on 2,062 ratings.