Raging Bitch Belgian-Style IPA | Flying Dog Brewery

BA SCORE
89
very good
3,949 Ratings
THE BROS
73
okay
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Raging Bitch Belgian-Style IPARaging Bitch Belgian-Style IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery
Maryland, United States
flyingdogbrewery.com

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerisfoodLLC on 09-23-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,949
Reviews:
1,156
Avg:
3.95
pDev:
13.42%
 
 
Wants:
160
Gots:
1,058
For Trade:
3
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours a slightly hazy murky orange colour, finger of head with some retention and sheeting lacing.

S - Sweet citrus hops, touch of lemon, a unique wooden oaky scent that comes through alongside some bananas and cloves.

T - Much like the scent, with the oaky cloves and bananas, leafy green hops, earthy citrus and a hint of oily resin.

M - Medium bodied, smooth, and a touch of dryness on the finish.

O - Dangerously drinkable at 8.5%, the ABV is well hidden and flavours are perfectly matched for the style. Another winner from Flying Dog.

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A: Pours with a slightly cloudy, yellow-orange with a large frothy white head that sticks around for a good while.

S: A very pleasant combination of traditional IPA and Belgian aromas: citrus, pine, and a faint straw and yeast character.

T: I am amazed by the taste of this beer. I expected a bitter hop bomb, but instead get a smooth citrus flavor up front followed by a mild thirst quenching bitterness that is mellowed by a Belgian wheat-like character. The alcohol is nearly unnoticeable.

M: Very silky smooth, and light in the mouth makes this beer drink very smoothly. This is a beer I could drink all day in the summer.

O: I'm not a huge IPA fan, but this one blew me away. I would definitely drink this again. It's thirst-quenching, and tasty. If it weren't for the high ABV this would a great session beer, as it certainly has the flavor for it.

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Raging Bitch Belgian-Style IPA from Flying Dog Brewery
3.95 out of 5 based on 3,949 ratings.
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