1. BeerAdvocate on your phone?! True story. Try the beta now.

Dogtoberfest - Flying Dog Brewery

DogtoberfestDogtoberfest

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
81
good

790 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 790
Reviews: 498
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 13.2%


Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 09-02-2004)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 790 | Reviews: 498 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by JudgeRoughneck:
Photo of JudgeRoughneck
JudgeRoughneck

Louisiana

4.45/5  rDev +25%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This oktoberfest is definately on the dark side, but no less festive with a deep glowing amber-ruby hue. Clear as glass. Very respectable off-white head is perfumed with ale fruit, caramel, and toasted nuttiness.

This is one O/M with some oomph, or maybe oom-pa is more like it. Very light sweetness slides into nutty tastes and quickly darkens to deep malt/ caramel sweetness. There is an undersatated fruitiness in the forefront of this beer. Malt flavor continues to fill out as hop bitterness comes on strong in the finish. This can definately stand up to heavy food, which is important to me in this style. However, slight heaviness of this beer hurts drinkability, which is also important for this style. I wish the overall taste was brighter, but this is a special O-fest.

Serving type: bottle

10-11-2006 01:58:47 | More by JudgeRoughneck
More User Reviews:
Photo of VeganUndead
VeganUndead

Virginia

3/5  rDev -15.7%

04-04-2014 06:29:03 | More by VeganUndead
Photo of devilfluff
devilfluff

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

04-02-2014 22:35:30 | More by devilfluff
Photo of BrooBub
BrooBub

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

03-29-2014 17:35:18 | More by BrooBub
Photo of tabhill
tabhill

New York

4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

03-19-2014 00:58:24 | More by tabhill
Photo of Iamjeff6
Iamjeff6

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

03-12-2014 16:43:08 | More by Iamjeff6
Photo of Zetcha7x
Zetcha7x

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

03-12-2014 00:50:46 | More by Zetcha7x
Photo of nbaradel443
nbaradel443

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-27-2014 23:14:23 | More by nbaradel443
Photo of spw109
spw109

New York

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

02-24-2014 05:03:18 | More by spw109
Photo of Eoj421
Eoj421

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-16-2014 16:38:40 | More by Eoj421
Photo of swgwilt
swgwilt

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

02-02-2014 15:26:07 | More by swgwilt
Photo of BJSmit
BJSmit

Netherlands

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

02-01-2014 17:46:22 | More by BJSmit
Photo of jaltland
jaltland

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

01-29-2014 22:08:57 | More by jaltland
Photo of jimmy13
jimmy13

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -15.7%

01-23-2014 22:49:04 | More by jimmy13
Photo of Petey_the_Quiet
Petey_the_Quiet

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

01-21-2014 19:14:27 | More by Petey_the_Quiet
Photo of Lehighace06
Lehighace06

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

01-19-2014 01:55:25 | More by Lehighace06
Photo of Griffith
Griffith

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

01-18-2014 14:47:17 | More by Griffith
Photo of mattmarka1
mattmarka1

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -15.7%

01-14-2014 01:34:03 | More by mattmarka1
Photo of polopaul20
polopaul20

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

01-07-2014 21:52:32 | More by polopaul20
Photo of Griggsy
Griggsy

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

01-05-2014 14:17:47 | More by Griggsy
Photo of tygry
tygry

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +12.4%

01-01-2014 23:06:51 | More by tygry
Photo of NonicPanic
NonicPanic

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -15.7%

12-14-2013 11:30:21 | More by NonicPanic
Photo of NatsnSkinsDC
NatsnSkinsDC

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

12-08-2013 22:32:24 | More by NatsnSkinsDC
Photo of LXIXME
LXIXME

New Mexico

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

12-01-2013 02:43:09 | More by LXIXME
Photo of pinkysup
pinkysup

New York

4.5/5  rDev +26.4%

11-29-2013 16:44:53 | More by pinkysup
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Dogtoberfest from Flying Dog Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 790 ratings.