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Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale - Flying Dog Brewery

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BA SCORE
82
good

2,032 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 2,032
Reviews: 974
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 12.91%
Wants: 29
Gots: 91 | 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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Caveworm

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale from Flying Dog Brewery,yet another first. Poured from the bottle into a glass, this brew's got a 1.5 finger thick that caps off a clear, amberish yellow body complimented by droopy lacing

I'm getting aromas of straight up HOPS!

Tastes like hops, quite certainly. I'm also getting a minute bit of, dare I say, malt sweetness. If it weren't for that balancing factor, this brew may have been above my IBU tolerance. Its refreshing all in all.

Mouthfeel is clean and smooth. Not very much lingering elements such as hop oil.


Overall a 3.5 for Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale from Flying Dog Brewery. It was more tame than I thought it was going to be, which is fine by me. I'm slowly, just now starting to get into IPAs and APAs. I enjoyed this since it wasn't too extreme, the malt taste did its job awesomely. I'll probably get this brew again.

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2014 02:17:14 | More by Caveworm
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mschock1


3.75/5  rDev +3%

07-07-2014 01:11:52 | More by mschock1
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Cook82

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +3%

07-07-2014 00:49:52 | More by Cook82
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brpendergast85

District of Columbia

3/5  rDev -17.6%

07-06-2014 22:59:11 | More by brpendergast85
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Lightman

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

07-06-2014 20:53:34 | More by Lightman
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SenatorSpaceman

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

07-06-2014 03:14:33 | More by SenatorSpaceman
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Genx

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

07-06-2014 00:27:03 | More by Genx
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JCoff


3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

07-05-2014 22:34:48 | More by JCoff
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Immortale25

North Carolina

3.74/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a New Belgium goblet. Label says 237A14.

A- Pours a medium amber color with a 1/4 inch off-white head that retains a bit before becoming a thin ring around the edge of the glass and a spackly sheet of surface foam. Non-resilient lacing slides quickly down the glass.

S- Decent blend of bready malt and mild herbal hops.

T- Bitter from front to back with the bready malt creating a good backdrop. Dry finish.

M- Slightly sharp from the hops with medium carbonation and a lightish body.

O- A nice amount of hop bitterness keeps this one drinking nicely. Nothing stands out in particular but it's good for what it is.

O-

Serving type: bottle

07-05-2014 22:25:54 | More by Immortale25
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Thing


3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

07-05-2014 17:58:08 | More by Thing
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Chvck1

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +3%

07-05-2014 15:09:12 | More by Chvck1
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PTEdelman

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

07-05-2014 11:33:24 | More by PTEdelman
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KMitch

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

07-04-2014 13:45:26 | More by KMitch
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ffshore545

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

07-04-2014 00:26:45 | More by ffshore545
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wakefilioso

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +3%

07-03-2014 21:52:39 | More by wakefilioso
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BurningTreeMufen

Georgia

4.01/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance- Golden and copper, cloudy appearance. Medium head with a little lacing.

Smell- Floral hop aroma. Grassy/pine.

Taste- Nice citrus flavor with light grapefruit and orange. Good malt flavor to balance the hop presence which is slightly more than most pale ales.

Mouthfeel- Light, drinkable, refreshing.

Overall- A light but complex beer that is great for those who are just getting into craft beers. A beer that can be enjoyed one after another.

Serving type: bottle

07-03-2014 02:10:48 | More by BurningTreeMufen
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Golferallen54

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

07-02-2014 22:40:22 | More by Golferallen54
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Andrew182


3/5  rDev -17.6%

07-02-2014 16:26:17 | More by Andrew182
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Egnj15


5/5  rDev +37.4%

07-02-2014 04:43:04 | More by Egnj15
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2dogbrew

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +3%

07-01-2014 20:57:15 | More by 2dogbrew
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deaconblues78

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

07-01-2014 03:13:12 | More by deaconblues78
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senorbarley

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +23.6%

06-29-2014 03:47:33 | More by senorbarley
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DanielHansen0214

Illinois

4/5  rDev +9.9%

06-28-2014 23:52:18 | More by DanielHansen0214
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CFDalton


3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

06-28-2014 00:22:50 | More by CFDalton
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Liverocks

Delaware

3.75/5  rDev +3%

06-27-2014 13:50:27 | More by Liverocks
Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale from Flying Dog Brewery
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