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BrewDog Original Dogma

 (RETIRED)
overall
80
90
style
Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

bottled
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RATINGS: 573   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


klas' rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
klas (271) - - JUL 23, 2012
caramel, nuts, alcohol aroma.red, clear, heavy cloying sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, long finish. Quite good. Maybe a bit to strong (7.8% ABV).


2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
belgis (136) - LATVIA - SEP 13, 2014
Burnt aroma bit of boils vegetables.well taste is strange.not sure what it is but after more sips feels too much.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cafgen (134) - California, USA - SEP 12, 2014
A dark brown color with a one finger head. A nice spicy, breadiness, nutty and sweet aroma. A sweet malty taste is dominant. Not my type of beers. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bobolev (6) - RUSSIA - SEP 12, 2014 does not count
Dogma is a beer for thinkers, dreamers and sometime truth-seekers. Brewed with 10 different types of malt and blended together with Scottish heather honey, the flavour, intricacies and nuances of this beer are best enjoyed while musing over obscure 17th century philosophical meanderings, such as ?If we disbelieve everything because we cannot certainly know all things we will do much, what as wisely as he who would not use his wings but sit still and perish because he had no wings to fly?. (John Locke)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
motelpogo (6695) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 26, 2014
bottled. clear amber with a thin white head; some honey in the nose with earthy spice and a citric touch; some woody notes from the honey, light honeyed sweetness, red pepper, modest bitterness. pretty decent for a honey beer

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
markas101 (1843) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 20, 2014
330 ml bottle, Calgary, AB, Canada. Honey amber colour, sweet honey aroma. Sweet flavour, spice and long grass finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (8667) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2014
Original version, bottle big thanks to Fergus for digging this ’R’ out for me, split on the 1758 Waterloo - Windsor train with the Wingman, best before date Spetember 2010! Orange amber with a big old light beige head that retains well. Nose is caramel, dark fruit peel, honey well evident, light spice. Taste comprises light cocoa, floral notes, dollop of honey, hint of mint leaf. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light trace of booze in the close. Ok stuff, has held up well considering the age.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JimmyBoy74 (178) - Örebro, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2014
33 cl Brewdog Bar Camden. Mörk svart färg. Doftar gott och smakar lite bränt, honung och vete och malt.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (7390) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 12, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein rötlichbraunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht röstmalzig, süß, würzig, Kräuter, Karamell. Geschmack röstmalzig süß, Kräuter, Blumen, Karamell, Gewürze, leicht alkoholisch.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
coolfunnj (323) - Margate City, New Jersey, USA - APR 8, 2014
maple booze and caramel aroma...dark brown liquid with beige thin head...tastes spicy up front with that sweet caramel quality at the end..i get the honey but theres a straw candy flavor in there also,along with the maple sweetness I like it..creamy and smooth on the palate..overall I don’t know what you call this it’s not like any brown or scotch ale I’ve had and its balanced toward the malty side but it’s good and warming would make a terrific dessert beer

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
angel77 (950) - oviedo, SPAIN - FEB 13, 2014
Botella de 33 cl tomada en el lúpulo. Junio de 2011. Lote 247 segun etiqueta ""elaborada con semillas de amapola y blenda Nutall kola junto con la miel de brezo escocés"" Cuerpo medio con 7,8 vol que se notan bien. Sabores especiados bastante apreciables. Buena


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