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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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riored4v

Colorado

4.05/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Sam Adams glass.

Appearance had a hazy, copper color. 1 finger, off-white head.

Smell was sweet with caramel malts. Spicey and citrus hops. Mild amount of alcohol warmth.

Taste had a great amount of bitterness up front along with in the finish. Slight nuttiness in the middle. Medium amount of sweet caramel malts in the middle as well. Hop flavors were slightly spicey and citrusy. Maybe some earthy notes as well. Mild hint of alcohol warmth.

Mouthfeel had a medium body along with medium carbonation. Slightly oily and syrupy on the tongue.

Drinkability is ok. High ABV makes one that is highly drinkable due to slight alcohol warmth and a slightly syrupy.

Overall it was good. Smell reflects the flavor pretty well. At 11.5%, the alcohol is pretty well hidden.

Serving type: bottle

02-10-2009 00:27:55 | More by riored4v
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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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S - Piney and aromatic.

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