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Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale - Flying Dog Brewery

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BA SCORE
82
good

2,068 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 2,068
Reviews: 976
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 12.67%
Wants: 30
Gots: 106 | 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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Ratings: 2,068 | Reviews: 976 | Display Reviews Only:
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Heynau10

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +10.2%

07-20-2014 01:03:48 | More by Heynau10
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patre_tim

China

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-19-2014 21:36:14 | More by patre_tim
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Lare453

Florida

3/5  rDev -17.4%

07-19-2014 03:44:36 | More by Lare453
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nbeardsley

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

07-19-2014 03:11:46 | More by nbeardsley
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Dodo2step

Pennsylvania

3.65/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

P- Thanks to some friends for this beer

A- gold copper color that is quite clear with visions of alcohol in it. half finger head that leaves a water line mark on my pint.

S- grassy hops with hints of citrus. Some toasted malts as well.

F- grassy citrus hop flavor with back end toasted malts. a nice complement but the grassy tone tends to dominate. I would like the citrus to dominate the grassiness.

M- smooth and light bodied. hoppy taste in the mouth.

O- not a bad beer but like I said the grassy dominance tends to take it down a notch for me.

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2014 22:52:24 | More by Dodo2step
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DrMindbender

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -17.4%

07-18-2014 13:27:30 | More by DrMindbender
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bpierre

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-17-2014 21:40:53 | More by bpierre
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jeffaroo95

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-16-2014 02:32:00 | More by jeffaroo95
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wrentmore

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

07-15-2014 00:02:14 | More by wrentmore
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Flounder57

Massachusetts

3.8/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12 oz bottle was poured into a pint glass.

Appearance: This beer poured a one finger head that reduced to a thin layer. It is a pale orange color with great clarity and vision of bubbles coming up through the glass. Spotty lacing down the glass as the beer was drank.

Smell: Citrus, grassy, pungent, pale, and toasted malts.

Taste: You get a nice dose of hop flavor here. Mild bitterness in the rear that compliments the toasted and pale malts.

Mouthfeel: Smooth, light bodied, crisp, a little chewy, refreshing, mild bitterness, and medium carbonation.

Overall: Nice pale ale that I haven't had in a while. Another solid brew from these guys.

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2014 23:00:13 | More by Flounder57
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DavidHume

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

07-14-2014 14:53:03 | More by DavidHume
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wisegreensoul

New York

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-13-2014 06:27:59 | More by wisegreensoul
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JandJMD

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-13-2014 01:31:21 | More by JandJMD
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DMBfanCoop1258


3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-12-2014 20:08:59 | More by DMBfanCoop1258
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MikeB_


3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-12-2014 10:49:59 | More by MikeB_
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A-Sox

Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev +24%

07-12-2014 00:30:35 | More by A-Sox
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webweb2

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-11-2014 03:57:16 | More by webweb2
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dillon-tid


4/5  rDev +10.2%

07-09-2014 19:26:02 | More by dillon-tid
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lakersfan16

Alaska

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

07-09-2014 14:15:14 | More by lakersfan16
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zacky_U

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

07-07-2014 13:51:24 | More by zacky_U
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MASSHLE

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-07-2014 02:38:46 | More by MASSHLE
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Caveworm

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%
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 +3.3%

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

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

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

District of Columbia

3/5  rDev -17.4%

07-06-2014 22:59:11 | More by brpendergast85
Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale from Flying Dog Brewery
82 out of 100 based on 2,068 ratings.