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RATINGS: 1558   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Abita Turbodog is a dark brown ale brewed with Willamette hops and a combination of British pale, crystal and chocolate malts. This combination gives Turbodog its rich body and color and a sweet chocolate-toffee like flavor.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
matta (1140) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUN 15, 2003
TurboDog seams to be a well balanced and a precision crafted brown ale. Darker than many brown ales, TerboDog sort of seems like a porter brown ale mix. Well roasted malted flavor, with little aftertaste, Little aroma, hints of chocolate, slightly dry finish. Overall, = B

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
VAYankee (345) - Virginia, USA - JUN 6, 2003
Brown(rather dark) with a tall offwhite head. Nice crisp smell just like a brown ale should. Yeasty flavor, with a slight hint of hops.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jayb0 (1154) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - MAY 28, 2003
Orange Brown with a decent tan head. Rich chocolaty and roasted malt offset nicely with hops. Creamy. Flavorful and still easy enough to quaff in hot and steamy LA

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mribm (460) - Ocala, Florida, USA - MAY 26, 2003
I think the picture of wheat on the bright yellow label led me to believe this was a light colored wheat beer. I was very surprised to see the brown ale that poured from the bottle. Once I got over my initial shock, I noticed it poured from the bottle with a nice thick tan head atop the dark brown beer. Tasted and smelled like chocolate with a slightly hoppy finish. Not bad, just not what I expected. They really should tell you on the bottle what type of beer is inside.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
regal (23) - Ringgold,Ga., USA - MAY 22, 2003
Nothing special here.Easy drinkable beer.Seems very lightly carbonated.Dark brown color, but very light tasting beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jazz88 (2655) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAY 19, 2003
Bottle. Dark brown in color with a creamy light brown head. A light coffee hint to the toasted malts. Fairly robust for a typical brown ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vwsteggie (684) - Paxton, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 17, 2003
Has a very dark brown color with some carbonation and a roasted/coffee smell. Taste is of roasted malts/coffee and finishes slightly bitter. Overall not a bad brown ale, but nothing spectacular.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
wilkie (1208) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - MAY 4, 2003
Fairly average. Unbalanced flavors and strong chemical taste. Not all that good. The aroma was weak but smell roasty and malty.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Choke (96) - Massachusetts, USA - MAY 2, 2003
NOTHING TURBO HERE!wELL I SHOUDENT SAY , ITS NOT ALL THAT BAD HAS A NICE HEAD AND A RICH TASTE, JUST HAD BETTER bROWN ALES

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 12/20
omnivore (270) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 30, 2003
Nice and dark color with a good head. Pungent and sweet aroma. Tasted malty and unassuming. Not complex, almost a little flat (in the flavor, not carbonation). Burnt finish with hoppy leave.


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