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BrewDog Original Dogma

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland


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RATINGS: 581   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
Bottle: Filtered.
Previous sold as Speed Ball.
A strong ale, brewed with guarana, Californian poppy, kola nut and Scottish heather honey. A conspiracy of trans-continental ingredients infused with some devastatingly BrewDog imaginative thinking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (21867) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 25, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 26, 2008 Bottled at Stockholm Beer Festival. Clear amber, small head. Woody nose with grapefruit, alcohol and extery fruitiness. Sweetish with medium to full body. Fruity peppery finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MiP (14562) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - SEP 21, 2008
Bottle, 7.8%. Good caramelly aroma. Clear copper colour. The flavour is caramelly and spicy. I cannot pinpoint the spice but I do not recognize any of the ones mentioned on the label. Rough hoppiness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Plovmand (7176) - Helsinge, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2008
Bottle. Amber colour with a short bubbly head. Very spicy aroma with malts and hops. Medium bodied. Flavour is rather bitter with pepper and some odd spices I cant recognize. Very special beer but pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (36878) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 16, 2008
33 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden deep amber to orange with a bubbly white head. Dense pinewood hops aroma. Smooth hoopy and only slight malty base flavour. Quite spice and complex. Medium to lighter bodied. Lingering dry and slight oily hoppy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
xmarcnolanx (929) - Kirkwood, Missouri, USA - SEP 7, 2008
Aroma is slightly buttholeish, floral, sweet, not very hoppy. A lot more honey in the aroma now as it warms, I think that is the heather honey, the butthole aroma I couldn’t identify at first. Wow, that’s totally it. Lots of honey in this guy. Appearance is golden, bubbly, with scant head. Taste is hoppy, strangely spicy, sweet, yeasty. Finish lingers in the bitterness, sweet and floral with more strangeness. Really odd, but works well. Thanks, Magic_dave6

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - SEP 3, 2008
Botella. Nice golden copper colour with a short lasting off-white ehad elaving a good lacing. Nice aroma of spices, pine, hops and heather. Good mouthfeel. Soft spiced heather hoppy aroma with caramel and a little alcohol. Tasty brew indeed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DonMagi (5595) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2008
UPDATED: NOV 30, 2008 Bottle(s) thanks to martin! Pale and richer malts, fruity and somewhere between floural and spice. Brewdog grassy yeasty character. Amarillo hop is key, the other unusual flavours are pritty subtle. Alc is hidden and its quite drinkable. RERATE: Like alot of the brewdog beers its developed with age in the bottle. Its really tasty, spicey, hoppy, balanced yet has a nice sweetness too it(probably from the spice) and its dangerously drinkable. No wonder i just bought 3 more online!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thewolf (11640) - Kolding, DENMARK - SEP 2, 2008
Bottle, bought @ Plan B, Cph.
Pours a wonderful, deep copper with a small, creamy, off-white head. Disappears rather quickly. Aroma is extremely nice, lots of dryness, pine, grass, hay, honey, heather and a dose of cocoa and vanilla. Great, dry mouthfeel. Good spicy flavour, light pine, no alcohol noticeable, dry, heather, honey - and in the long aftertaste some cocoa shows up. Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (24402) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2008
Bottle. Clear amber coloured with a small fast disappearing white head. Fruity aroma of caramel and hops with notes of grape fruits and grass. Fruity flavour of berries, hops, caramel and pine needles with notes of grass. Hoppy finish. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Skinnyviking (8070) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2008
Bottle. Medium high fluffy off-white lasting head. Clear amber golden body. Sweet roasted barley malt aroma with caramel and notes of honey. A somewhat sharp hops bitterness dominates the flavor which also has caramel and honey notes. Long bitter aftertaste. Low carbonation.

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