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RATINGS: 2162   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The alpha of the pack, Flying Dog Pale Alecomplements a wide range of foods. Flavor notes: Grassy, citrus, and slight perfume hop aromas with subtlety sweet malt body Pairs with: Cheddar cheese, burgers, barbeque, Thai, Mexican


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TomDecapolis (4618) - Milton, Delaware, USA - JAN 30, 2006
Pours a translucent brown amber with an average foamy off white head. Aroma was a nice caramel malt and orange hop balance. A little light in the aroma overall. Flavor of a caramel malty slightly hoppy balance. A little piney/dry hop. Nothing over the top thats for sure. Went well with the spicye Mexican dish I had for dinner.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
crizay (1050) - Brook Park, Ohio, USA - JAN 24, 2006
Amber color with thin head, pretty hoopy like all pale ales, piney and citrusy but not too much of a bite, overal good, but pale ale’s aren’t my style anyways.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ATOmemphis (200) - Franklin, Tennessee, USA - JAN 22, 2006
Great drinking beer. Poured an amber like color, with a cream head of fleeting lifespan. light lacing. Some hops in the aroma. Smooth and quite nice for a pale ale. I will enjoy several more throughout the week.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
peter (445) - Normal, Illinois, USA - JAN 18, 2006
Draft. nice aroma, Wonderful use of cascade hops. Copper amber color. Great balance of malt and hops. I am impressed by this brewer’s ability to produce both a pale ale and IPA without that inbred feeling.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Razor (6) - Wichita, Kansas, USA - JAN 17, 2006 does not count
From the bottle, pours out a really nice amber color. Fairly large off white head. Has a bit of a bitter skunky taste to it at first, but smoothes out towards the end. Little harsh for my taste but a good all around pale ale.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sincere (145) - wichita, Kansas, USA - JAN 17, 2006
UPDATED: FEB 6, 2006 12 oz. bottle. Pours decent, off-white head on a good pour. Light amber in color and lazy carbonation. Almost non-existent smell, save for a little honey and slight hops. The body is very light, with a little bit more skunk to it than I’d expect from a classic pale ale. Decent, but nothing to special order.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
xproudfoot (750) - Paleolithic, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 17, 2006
UPDATED: FEB 15, 2006 bottle. I likey. Quite cirusy-perfumey flavor...flowers. Aroma of strong orange-grapefruit cocktail. smooth, pleasant. a bit fuller than average pale ale. odd coppery amber color w/ beige head. Drinking these gets old after you have a couple, it’s kinda blandish and has some off mix of hops and malt. The label also irritates me to great extent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SoLan (1550) - Florida, USA - JAN 14, 2006
Amber, creamy off white head. Moderate piney, resinous hops and rich malt in the aroma. Strong hop flavor with decent malt backbone. Smooth, medium body. Good brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Likeburning (149) - Franklin, Tennessee, USA - JAN 9, 2006
Copper/amber coloring with little to no head. A good pale ale, but not quite sweet enough for my tastes (I like IPAs though so take that as you will) Medium body and an all around decent beer. Great for something you can get at the grocery store.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Quixote18 (236) - Johnson City, Tennessee, USA - JAN 3, 2006
On tap at the Blake Street Tavern in a 4 oz. sample glass. Aroma may have unfairly suffered points because of smoke in the bar. Had a copper color. Slightly more aggressive than your average pale ale with bright grassy hop aromas and flavor.


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