Raging Bitch Belgian-Style IPA | Flying Dog Brewery

very good
3,948 Ratings
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Raging Bitch Belgian-Style IPARaging Bitch Belgian-Style IPA

Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery
Maryland, United States

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Photo of facundoCNB
4.1/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A beautiful amber pour with 2 fingers of white head and great lacing. Smells of herbal grassy hops, bell peppers, saison style grain bill with a hint of sweet caramel.
The flavor is very sweet and grassy. A hoppy Belgian ale with lots of bite. Mouthfeel is creamy for the style, high carbonation, medium body. A funky yet hoppy Belgian ale. Delicious all around.

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Photo of Gagnonsux
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of TomG2751
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of Bromine
4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Photo of Hophead420
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of ramblinwreck101
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of randylangford
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of khargro2
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of Skryber
2.5/5  rDev -36.7%

Photo of JustinMatthew
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of Ilafan
3.98/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dazanas
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of bushwack
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of lucasj82
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of alysmith4
3.25/5  rDev -17.7%

Photo of irish01980
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of K_Diggity
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of ToughGuy
1.74/5  rDev -55.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

This brew was way too sweet for my taste. My favorite brew is a DIPA, so I guess that I am a hop head. I bought a six pack of this beer with the intriguing name and gave away 5 of the bottles. I guess I will never again try a beer that has "Belgian style" on the bottle.

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Photo of WallE89
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of eulerthegrape
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of danipp
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of JohnF
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of Homer1
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of godlessape
4.17/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured this baby into a goblet and it's looking good. The body has a beautiful neon whiskey hued amber with a fine frosting of dense creamy foam.
The aroma is all Belgian; hard candy, spices, and exotic fruit.
The flavor up front is all sweet malt, and rock candy followed by onslaught of intense hop bitterness. Nice balance we have here.
The mouthfeel is medium bodied and the high ABV is completely hidden.
Overall this is a great brew--not for beginners, amateurs, posers, BMC only dullards, toddlers, dabblers, or anybody unaffiliated with serious beer. This would be too good for them.

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Photo of Florya
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Raging Bitch Belgian-Style IPA from Flying Dog Brewery
3.95 out of 5 based on 3,948 ratings.
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