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RATINGS: 988   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
English Strong Ale with a malty taste, unique and different, a true Flying Dog original.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlabastorJones (814) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 24, 2009
Clear Filtered body, amber, thin white head, mild lace, aroma is toffee malts, rye spice and mild hop spice, flavor is big and bold, heavy handed bitter addition backs up the rye spice for a huge flavor punch, refreshing. Bold roast, much roastier than others in this style, almost an american brown ale in terms of flavor. I’m really enjoying this ale, best I’ve had from Flying Dog


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Niko100 (2532) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 26, 2016
Dark amber/brown color; Medium body; Aroma of toasted sweet malt, dark fruit, caramel, & spice; Flavor of slight roasted malt, caramel/toffee, hops, dark fruit, and spice; Dry finish; Pretty decent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HerrBierkoenig (1008) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 22, 2016
0,355l bottle from Damian Bottle Shop, Bratislava, Pours clear amber red liquid, medium frothy white to tan head, Aroma: caramel, candied fruits, sweet, fruity, apricot, raisins, cherry wood, brown sugar, light alcohol, Taste: medium to heavy sweet, light to medium bitter, light sour, fruity, caramel, lemon peel, aprciot, raisins, candied fruits, malty, light alcohol, Palate: medium body, average carbonation, slick mouthfeel, long sweet caramel fruity aftertaste, Overall: very drinkable due to lemony taste, moderate body and carbonation. Complexe for this style. Enjoyed.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bbertels (299) - NORWAY - MAR 18, 2016
Bottle. Very dark brown colour, almost no carbonation. Malt, raisins and alcohol in the aroma. Pleasant,long-lasting taste with strong alcoholized malts, some pine and a few notes of dried fruit. Nice.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kapusil (1023) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAR 16, 2016
0.355l bottle as K-9 Winter Ale. Hazy dark ruby body, beige head. Lots of caramel in the aroma escorted by some toast, reisins and a hint of chocolate. Taste of caramel, toast, chocolate, reisins and floral hops. Very nice beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Florya (1389) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 15, 2016
How: bottle Appearance: slightly hazy amber with a medium off-white head. Aroma: nuts, dark caramel, bread, grass and some dried fruits. Palate: medium body, average carbonation.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
onceblind (6627) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 12, 2016
Hazy deep nutty amber/brown with a medium foamy ivory head. Lovely dates and cherry on the nose with a classic English toffee undertone. Slightly boozy and bold flavor with a bright leafy hop tone throughout, lots of date and cherry and also a touch of fig, with a nice English strong ale malt undertone with some toffe and booze heat. Nuanced and quite British.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
lukka19 (362) - Myjava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 10, 2016
Bottle. Dark brown clear color with medium white head. Aroma of caramel, malt, dried fruits, licorice. Taste is fruity, lot of dried fruit, light roasty, caramel, floral notes. Warming alcohol, medium bitter and sweet

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gurthnar (4480) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAR 8, 2016
Bottle from Seoul Plaza. Clear dark amber to brown colour, stable off-white head. Aroma fruiy, dried fruits, lightly roasted. Taste is full bodied, fully malty with caramel, dried fruits and high esters. Moderate bitterness and high sweetness. Light floral grassy hops flavour. Quite easy drinking, though some alcohol warmth is present. Very good.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mmahut (1778) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 5, 2016
Bottle. Pours in dark amber body with low white head. Aromas has alcohol touch with caramel background, low earthy hop character. Taste has strong caramel, almost bisquit, malty sweetness with medium earthy bitterness. Body is full, medium carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmm635 (978) - Havertown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2016
Clear, medium brown with an off-white head. Sweet caramel, nutty, dark candy sugar. Flavor is heavy sweetness, full bodied, with a long finish.


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