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Turbodog - Abita Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

2,105 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2105
Reviews: 944
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.97%


Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co. visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Turbodog is a dark brown ale brewed with Willamette hops and a combination of pale, crystal and chocolate malts. This combination gives Turbodog its rich body and color and a sweet chocolate toffee-like flavor. Turbodog began as a specialty ale but has gained a huge loyal following and has become one of our flagship brews.

28 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-02-2001)
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youngblood

Indiana

3.85/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours a dark dirty brown. Literally the color of wet dirt. Tannish head pouring a finger high.
S - Strong toffee/caramel smell coming off this, bit of earth in the nose as well. Very organic smelling.
T - Very nice balance here. Strong malt sweetness brings flavors of toffee and chocolate while a decent hop profile turned the chocolate into a dark chocolate with a bitter edge. The earthy tones come through right at the end. Very nice brown ale.
M - Very smooth with a medium weight. Leaves the mouth slightly dry. Drinkability is high enough that I drink it after runs.

Serving type: bottle

05-04-2009 16:34:33 | More by youngblood
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Turbodog from Abita Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 2,105 ratings.