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Snake Dog IPA - Flying Dog Brewery

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Snake Dog IPASnake Dog IPA

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BA SCORE
81
good

2,567 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 2,567
Reviews: 1,143
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 13.48%
Wants: 18
Gots: 109 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-22-2001)
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Reviews by Wildcatz69:
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Wildcatz69

Kentucky

3.1/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Poured into pint glass from a bottle with great artwork from Ralph Steadman.
Thick head dissipates into thin lacing as it snakes down the glass.
This golden amber snake smells bitter upfront but the hops are there.
Forking your tongue into the glass you can taste a mouthful of venomous malt that paralyzes the muscles.
Overall this is a yummy brew to send you flying after a few with alcohol percent at 7.1%

Serving type: bottle

02-05-2013 18:15:41 | More by Wildcatz69
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Served into a pint glass

A: copper with one fingers width of white colored head; head has decent retention and leaves lots of lacing

S: citrus rind, floral hops, faint tropical fruits

T: big bitterness with piney hops, citrus and subtle tropical fruits, malts to balance it out; nice hop profile

M/D: full bodied, appropriate carbonation, drinkability is good

O: well done IPA

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Virginia

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3.56/5  rDev 0%
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12 oz. can poured into a Flying Dog goblet (no dating)

A: Nice copper body with nice head that recedes rapidly but leaves some lacing and a nice collar.

S: Sweet malt/pine with a great overall hop presence.

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M: Small rough bubble carbonation along the tongue.

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Snake Dog IPA from Flying Dog Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 2,567 ratings.