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Belgian Devil (Brew House Rarities) - Flying Dog Brewery

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81
good

61 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 61
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 11.61%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mendvicdog on 08-02-2013)
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

johntmohr, Oct 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

JakeDebus, Sep 09, 2014
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chuntlee, Aug 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

DrBier, Jul 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

BrooBub, Mar 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

KolbMarley, Mar 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

spw109, Feb 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Mbennett, Jan 18, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -22.1%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter. Came plastic sealed with a T-Cork. How odd.

Appearance - Not a pop when pulled. Clear orange body. No head. Flat.

Smell - Pale malt. Yeasty. Some bubble gum.

Taste - Sweet. A little nutty. Bubble-gummy like a weizenbock. Booze.

Mouthfeel - Flat as ever. Medium heavy body and sweet.

Overall - Not exciting. Not even very good. And what the hell is with this cork? Explains why it's flat.

Alieniloquium, Jan 14, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -29.2%

Holland, Jan 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Kirk, Dec 28, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Hypersomnia, Nov 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

bmur112, Nov 08, 2013
Photo of Mongrel
3.73/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Very sweet up front like bubblegum or cotton candy, Only a tiny bit of Belgian spice in the form of clove and banana. Touch of cool hops, but mostly just sweet. It's a uniquely Belgain sweetness though, and it's enjoyable. Nice palate coating mouthfeel.

Mongrel, Nov 06, 2013
Photo of gillagorilla
3.23/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Poured into a Flying Dog goblet.

A: Hazy golden blonde color with ok lacing and very little head.

S: Yeasty and funky. Lots of earthiness.

T: Odd taste. Slightly spicy. Bready/biscuity. A bit earthy with a tinge of funk.

M: Smooth but lightly massaging. Not a good mix for the flavors.

O: I always wonder what makes them bottle some of their Brewhouse Rarities over others. The only bottled one that I enjoyed was the St.Eadman one, but I haven't had it out of a bottle. I couldn't finish it, so I boiled some sausages in it.

gillagorilla, Oct 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +13.3%

polopaul20, Oct 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

Boone757, Oct 25, 2013
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3.53/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: This poured a hazy gold with moderate white head.
S: It smelled like funky horse blanket and earthy copper with some fresh hay.
T: It tasted like funky horse blanket and earthy copper, with some waxy hops and spicy Belgian yeast. It had a spicy and somewhat clean aftertaste.
M: It was watery with moderate carbonation. Ok body.
D: This was an ok Belgian pale ale, but the scent and taste and body left something to be desired. The finish was a little rough too, so it wasn't the easiest to drink. Not terrible but not high quality.

Pencible, Oct 20, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

kasubot, Oct 17, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

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Belgian Devil (Brew House Rarities) from Flying Dog Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 61 ratings.