Dos Perros | Yazoo Brewing Company

BA SCORE
82
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627 Ratings
Dos PerrosDos Perros
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Yazoo Brewing Company
Tennessee, United States
yazoobrew.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Many Mexican beer styles today are descendants of old Austrian styles, from when Austria ruled Mexico in the late 19th century. Our Dos Perros is made with German Munich malt, English Pale malt, and Chocolate malt, and hopped with Perle and Saaz hops. To lighten the body, as many Mexican brewers do, we add a small portion of flaked maize. The result is a wonderfully bready malt aroma, balanced with some maize sweetness and a noble hop finish.

21 IBU

Added by hopsaplenty on 11-24-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
627
Reviews:
171
Avg:
3.61
pDev:
13.02%
 
 
Wants:
27
Gots:
145
For Trade:
2
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Ratings: 627 |  Reviews: 171
Photo of BDeibs
3.4/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stuartpierce
3.53/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Martin38655
4.62/5  rDev +28%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Shanty76
3.94/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of sgregory
4/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.58/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of aztraz
2.5/5  rDev -30.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Beerenner79
4.78/5  rDev +32.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Unexpected flavor and lightness from a dark beer. Great "Mexican" beer. A must try.

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Photo of SoSawcy
4.1/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of SadMachine
3.66/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of onespartan
3.43/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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4.08/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.44/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JoeYarchak
4.37/5  rDev +21.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Malty richness with a hint of a sweet finish. Very enjoyable

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3.73/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.62/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jeranbrews
3.14/5  rDev -13%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Tap. Made with German municipalities Charlie malts. English pale malts. Chocolate malts. Noble hops.

A - low fiZzy beige head. Great lacing. Dark brown ruby color. 4

S - malty, sweet. simple. 3

T - almost like a milk stout. A touch thin, but plenty of malty tastes. Boch like flavors and malts. 3.25

M - a bit too watery. 2.75

O - not bad but unimpressed 3

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.04/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

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3.92/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.69/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.3/5  rDev +19.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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3.49/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.83/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.59/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a bottle into a shaker pint, the beer is a vibrant brown coloring with no head. Aromas of toasted grains, subtle caramel and nutty sweetness, hints of chocolate, and a toasted backbone. Flavors are richly sweet forward, heavy on the nut, caramel, and chocolate notes, with subtle highlights of char and earth. Very smooth and light, making it extremely drinkable. The beer has a richly sweet and toasted aftertaste, with a subtle sweet linger hanging on through the dry, crisp finish. Tasty beer.

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Dos Perros from Yazoo Brewing Company
3.61 out of 5 based on 627 ratings.
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