Hot Dog Ginger Ale | Flying Dog Brewery

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Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery
Maryland, United States | website

Style: Herbed / Spiced Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by TLove on 07-27-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.28/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the Flying Dog brewery in Frederick. It appears this is a limited offer that they are testing out. Quite good though.

Color was orange-brown with a very thin, quickly-dissipating head. Smelled of ginger, cardamom, and orange/grapefruit. One would expect this beer to be very acidic, but it is actually quite soft and smooth. Calcic and a bit sweet.

The beer drank well from front (light spices, medium malts, and some moderate sweetness) to back (more crisp, moderate ABV, light, but spicy body). A bit of that smoky flavor contributes to complexity, but the beer is mostly light to light-medium in body and quite pale and sharp. Refreshing and moderately drinkable.

Notable ginger beer, but not as well-rounded as some of their other offerings.

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Hot Dog Ginger Ale from Flying Dog Brewery
3.28 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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