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Brewed by BrewDog
Style: Scotch Ale
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Thistle

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RATINGS: 493   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with ten different types of malt, and blended together with Scottish heather honey, it is a pantheon to the gods of intricacy and nuance; a beer that celebrates a confluence of ideas. History is written by the victors, and Dogma is Scotch Ale triumphant; evolved.
Complex, indulgent and encapsulating, Dogma gives more than a cursory nod to history, to make you ponder the very nature of beer itself.


Jimthechap's rating

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jimthechap (2064) - Christchurch, - OCT 28, 2012
Seriously dark with a honeycomb coloured head. There is a note of honey initially, but it isnít light, fragrant manuka honey, it is honey in a rich sherry dosed treacle cake. In the mouth there is a good flush of carbonation and then big cake, treacle and molasses in the mouth. I wasnít expecting it to be so rich, but it is. It is rich, oily beer similar to Old Engine Oil from Harviestoun.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (8316) - Albertslund, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2015
From tap. Dark amber colour with an off-wjite head. Aroma and flavour of malt, caramel, hops, fruit, bitterness, spice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thebeertourist (5131) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 31, 2015
On tap at BrewDog Helsinki. Dark brown colour. Complex molasses and candy aroma. Semi-sweet, malty flavours. Solid.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anfractuosity (232) - - AUG 28, 2015
Extremely dark brown in colour. Highly enjoyable, not overly strong in terms of alcohol too.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Steven_B (13) - East Kilbride, SCOTLAND - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle. Pours a very deep brown with a medium beige head. Aroma is of treacle, chocolate and toffee. Taste is sweet that moves into a bitter finish. The body of the beer is a lot thinner than expected but doesnít detract from itís enjoyment.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DeanF (1891) - Northwest Territories, CANADA - AUG 19, 2015
Aroma of sweet barley and mintiness, very unique and appealing in an odd way. Has nice head and a black-burgundy body. Flavour is sweet barley notes but toned down so not to be cloying. Medium finish. Itís a very drinkable brew.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kkleu357 (599) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 18, 2015
Interesting beer. Sweet honey nut taste. Very smokey. Interesting thin but sticky body. This really isnít like any beer Iíve had before.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shot (273) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - AUG 15, 2015
Bottle. Aromas of chocolate, honey, vanilla, and dark fruit. Flavors of malty chocolate, honey, coffee and vanilla. Very nice!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GreatDane1632 (1116) - Alabama, USA - AUG 15, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 25 may 2014 -- Thatís a good beer. Really good beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
leaparsons (8916) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2015
Keg, Brewdog Leicester. Dark brown with a beige foam. Burnt toffee with caramel and chocolate. Raisins with mellow smoky whisky barrel. Liquorice with molasses and cherry stone. Lightly woody with a spicy finish. Good.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pinky77 (64) - - AUG 12, 2015
Bottiglia. Colore scuro. Sento il miele e il cioccolato. Corpo medio, note di liquirizia prugne secche. Alcol caldo. finale lungo. nice!!!


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