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Firefly Ale - Dogfish Head Brewery

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Firefly Ale
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206 Ratings
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Ratings: 206
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 9.78%
Wants: 8
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: kylehay2004 on 07-28-2012

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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.48/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

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4.04/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.64/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

growler
an ok offering from a brewer who normally does better

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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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4.01/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

I enjoyed this on tap at Brass Rail deli, served chilled in a pint.

The color is resplendent golden with light haze with thin white head and fine bead with small bubbles that rise at a moderate pace while lace sticks in a film. The smell is slightly fruity with fragrant floral hops with slight citrus/lemony odor with a semi-sweet malt aroma.
The feel is very good with malt balanced not quite -more like leaning to the hop side with slight caramel texture and moderately carbonated with semi-bitter and dry finish with low astringency

The taste is wonderfully fruity and citrus flavors that pop with a mild spice and lemon zest flavor with subtle malt adding a light sweet taste w/ mildly bitter hop quality with slight herbal and earthy flavor as it warms with a nice peppery dry finish. Overall this is a pretty wonderful pale, very clean and full of hop flavor -recommended

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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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3.87/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Firefly Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 206 ratings.