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

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95
world-class

2,058 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 2,058
Reviews: 972
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.07%
Wants: 562
Gots: 440 | 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A re-creation of an historic beer style originally made in Dortmund, Germany.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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sfoley333

Brazil

4/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from 12oz bottle from PP bottle shop into a PP pint glass. Poured a dark brown color bordering on black with a thick light tan head. Smell is of dark fruit, sweet malt, and a hint of smoke. Taste is coco with figs with a leathery smoke finish. Mouthfeel is full body with creamy carbonation feel on the tongue. While a 10% abv makes this far from a session beer its alcohol is well masked by the bold flavors.

Serving type: bottle

01-24-2008 09:14:43 | More by sfoley333
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Adam from Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room
95 out of 100 based on 2,058 ratings.