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Wildeman Farmhouse IPA - Flying Dog Brewery

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Wildeman Farmhouse IPAWildeman Farmhouse IPA

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BA SCORE
84
good

544 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 544
Reviews: 171
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 13.51%
Wants: 9
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: CraftBeerTastic on 01-27-2012)
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Schmoog

United Kingdom (Scotland)

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

01-11-2014 10:45:47 | More by Schmoog
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amishbooze

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-30-2013 01:04:39 | More by amishbooze
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hardy008

Minnesota

2.63/5  rDev -28.9%

Pours a hazy pale orange with a one finger white head, with good retention and nice lacing. The aroma has pears, Belgian yeast, citrus, cloves, and pale malts.

The taste is more bitter than I would have expected and has citrus, citrus zest, pepper, phenols, Belgian yeast, pale malts, and cloves. The proportions of the ingredients do not seem to be ideal, and this beer kind of seems like it was just thrown together, without much thought be given as to how it would turn out. Each sip seems to start sweet, and finishes overly bitter, with a good deal of citrus zest.

Medium bodied with above average carbonation, and an overly bitter finish. A decent beer, but if falls short of the best Belgian IPAs.

12-24-2013 01:55:43 | More by hardy008
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Texasfan549

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-21-2013 03:25:51 | More by Texasfan549
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jodybrutal

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-18-2013 01:42:36 | More by jodybrutal
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Jmerc23

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +8.1%

12-09-2013 09:12:28 | More by Jmerc23
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leprakhan

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-05-2013 08:45:20 | More by leprakhan
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Le_HopHead

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-03-2013 13:41:54 | More by Le_HopHead
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Dawkins

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-02-2013 02:45:43 | More by Dawkins
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Eric908

South Dakota

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

11-24-2013 01:46:22 | More by Eric908
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mfnmbvp

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12 oz. bottle, with no apparent bottled on date present, just a code printed on the label 277A13. It's been a long time coming since I've last drank this beer, so I figured it was about time I had it again. Awesome Steadman bottle art, as always. Expectations are decently high.

Poured into an over-sized wine glass.

A - Pours a nice bright, slightly cloudy lemon-orange colored body with two fingers of fluffy off-white head. Head has some nice staying power for a 7.50% abv beer.

S - Smell is light and fairly subdued. Mild earthy hops, lemongrass, wheat, overripe green apples, some must, & some indistinct tropical fruit.

T - Taste follows the nose with the addition of some spicy clove and bubblegum. Earthy grains, wheat, green apples, pineapple, dry herbal hop bitterness, and just a touch of yeast funk.

M - Feel ends dry and grainy, with some herbal hop bitterness and green apple lingering. Medium bodied with good, if somewhat high carbonation.

Overall, an okay outing from Flying Dog. Clearly this isn't their finest hour, but it is nice for what it is. Maybe not as much "farmhouse", but subtly complex, yet still approachable. An easy drinker; well worth a try at least once.

Flying Dog Wildeman Farmhouse IPA ---3.5/5

11-21-2013 05:02:15 | More by mfnmbvp
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Jedi8625

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

11-10-2013 19:57:07 | More by Jedi8625
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dcmchew

Romania

4/5  rDev +8.1%

11-10-2013 19:52:12 | More by dcmchew
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bark

Sweden

3/5  rDev -18.9%

11-10-2013 17:18:09 | More by bark
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everlong353

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

11-09-2013 22:25:05 | More by everlong353
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BuddhaBrowett

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

11-08-2013 23:21:56 | More by BuddhaBrowett
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eduardolinhalis

Switzerland

4.03/5  rDev +8.9%

330ml bottle served in a pint glass.

Best before 24.05.2014 stamped in the label.

A: First of all, the usual Flying Dog beautiful bottle art. Magnificent! Pours a dark yellow to orange color. Slightly cloudy reminds honey. Forms abig bubbled aired white head when poured. Medium retention and lots of lingering lacings formed and left in the glass

S: Great in the nose. An authentic sweet grains IPA with hints of spices. Strong notes of sweet pale grains, light caramel malts, crystal malts. Great piny and bit citrus hops profile. A bit fruity with notes of citrus fruits. Bready belgian style yeasts in the very end

T: Great taste. Slightly sweet upfront. Intense hops. Great spiciness. Notes of pine, sweet grains, orange peel, pineapple, pepper, caramel malts, crystal malts, brown sugar. Nice hoppy bitter sting. Great balance

M: Medium body. Bit molasses. Good carbonation. Sweet grains and quite piny aftertaste

O: Great drinkability. Great combination of farmhouse & IPA. A winner

11-04-2013 20:39:52 | More by eduardolinhalis
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JamieDuncan

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

11-03-2013 21:26:09 | More by JamieDuncan
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KevT

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

10-26-2013 00:02:44 | More by KevT
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Mervjahn

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

10-24-2013 04:28:42 | More by Mervjahn
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Mattias

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

10-04-2013 15:41:27 | More by Mattias
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hulchris

Greece

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

10-02-2013 22:44:40 | More by hulchris
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MammothTarantula

Oklahoma

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

10-01-2013 15:51:09 | More by MammothTarantula
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StrangerTides

New York

3/5  rDev -18.9%

09-27-2013 21:42:02 | More by StrangerTides
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Hanselpb

Ohio

4/5  rDev +8.1%

09-23-2013 22:16:21 | More by Hanselpb
Wildeman Farmhouse IPA from Flying Dog Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 544 ratings.