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Black Dog Ale - Spanish Peaks Brewing Co.

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167 Ratings
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Ratings: 167
Reviews: 123
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 12%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spanish Peaks Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Cresant on 05-08-2007)
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RDAdams

Maryland

3.6/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Beautiful Mahogany color wit a low cream colored head and decent head retention.

Aroma: The malt does not stand out, but it has a pleasant buttery aroma. Very faint aroma of hops (or di I imagine that).

Taste: It has a buttery malty taste and a pleasant aftertaste. Hops are there, but mild. No harshness at all. After a drink my mouth had the sensation of toffee (which I like).

Mouthfeel: It has a medium body - great for chewing.

Drinkability: This is a very nice beer for people who'd like to have one or two beers.

The bottle says it is an 'English Style Amber Ale'. If it is, it is not like any English Ale I've tasted. But commercial brewers are not confined by guidelines.

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2007 11:23:24 | More by RDAdams
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Black Dog Ale from Spanish Peaks Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 167 ratings.