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Double Dog Double Pale Ale - Flying Dog Brewery

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,591 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,591
Reviews: 941
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 12.79%
Wants: 52
Gots: 60 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RblWthACoz on 03-08-2007)
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mikechance

California

4.22/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Tasting is from a 12 oz bottle. It has a very nice copper color with about half inch head of foam. I’m picking up malts and hops in the smell, but nothing very distinctive --- maybe a touch of caramel and a hint of the strong alcohol that is coming. The taste is a wonderful, oily mixture of hops and malts that blends together wonderfully. Not as bitter as a traditional pale ale, but a very full bodied beer with a touch of Scottish ale characteristics. You can taste the whiskey like 11.5% ABV in it. I pick up the bitterness and some sweetness is the aftertaste. I could drink this beer often! It’s very good, but strong alomst a Barleywine --- not really a pale ale (or double).

Serving type: bottle

07-16-2011 01:56:46 | More by mikechance
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4.8/5  rDev +22.8%
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while new to this rating system id descibe this beer in taste a lot like BJ's Brewmaster's Reserve Goliath Imperial Red Ale though really did like that beer while a bit hoppy the overall taste is great what can i say other then i was surprised by its taste i was honestly expecting to only taste the alcohol considering i mostly drink beers in the 4-6% range and this is 11.5 it went down easy flying dog made a local happy

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A - Dark orange. 1" head that lasts a few minutes, with some lacing.

S - Piney and aromatic.

T - A very well-balance ale. A little sweet, piney, herby, hoppy. ABV is well-hidden.

M - Not much carbonation, but it's a very smooth and mellow feel.

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Double Dog Double Pale Ale from Flying Dog Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 1,591 ratings.