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Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale - Flying Dog Brewery

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BA SCORE
82
good

2,049 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 2,049
Reviews: 976
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 12.64%
Wants: 30
Gots: 99 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 08-17-2001)
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beerme626

Kentucky

4.95/5  rDev +36%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

On-tap in a pint glass at Black Sheep Burrito and Brews in Huntington, WV

A: Beautiful. Perfect two-finger head on a red-amber, slightly bubbly beer that just made me want to drink it through my eye sockets.

S: Even better, if that's possible. Fruity notes complemented perfectly by hops, without being overpowering. Enticing.

T: Perfect. For those who want hop flavor to be flavorful, and not hoppy for hops' sake, this is the beer for you. Rich with hops but characterized with some notes of fruity esters. Unbelievable.

M: I have to give this a 4.5 because I can't give a perfect 5 for everything. Tingly, full, with only the slightest bit of stickiness on the end.

O: I had a mouthgasm. This is the best beer by Flying Dog so far, even better than the famous Raging Bitch. So good, I think I'll have to wash these pants.

Serving type: on-tap

04-06-2012 01:20:12 | More by beerme626
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S- grassy hops with hints of citrus. Some toasted malts as well.

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Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale from Flying Dog Brewery
82 out of 100 based on 2,049 ratings.