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RATINGS: 1864   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
Flying Dog Brewery will celebrate its 20th Anniversary a few months early on Friday, September 25th (the brewery turns 20 next year). The brewery will be sampling the new Raging Bitch Belgian-style India Pale Ale at the Flying dog Brats And Gonzo party in Denver that day as part of the Great American Beer Fest happening that week (unscramble the FBAG acronym to get GABF). More info about the fest can be found on the official Flying Dog blog. The beer also appeared on draft at this past weekend’s Gonzofest party. Al from Hop Talk was in attendance and reported on his blog, “I understand it’s made from an augmented Snake Dog wort with an exclusive Belgian yeast strain (called Diablo) and dry-hopped with a load of Amarillo hops. They’re calling it a Belgian IPA. It was really good. It had that hop bite from a big, bad American IPA with the banana and bubblegum from the Belgian yeast.” Some may remember a beer called, Raging Bitch Birch Beer, that Flying Dog introduced on April 1st. Whereas that low-gravity series beer was a joke, this beer is anything but at 8% ABV (60 IBU). Propaganda from the label: “Two inflammatory words…one wild drink. Nectar imprisoned in a bottle. Let it out. It is cruel to keep a wild animal locked up. Uncap it. Release it…stand back! Wallow in its golden glow in a glass beneath a white foaming head. Remember, enjoying a RAGING BITCH, unleashed, untamed, unbridled – and in heat – is pure GONZO!! It has taken 20 years to get from there to here. Enjoy!” – Ralph Steadman

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
L_Lovecraft (216) - - JUN 15, 2016
Yeast, citrus, grapefruit, golden/orange with a good with head quite persistant, light/medium body, medium carbonation, taste of citrus, not too bitter, alcohol is well hidden...not a bitch but a beautiful enchantress.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Savage_Night (416) - California, USA - JUN 11, 2016
Pours dark orange with a small khaki head that fades leaving behind a small ring and minimal cap. AROMA: malty, pine, molasses, herbs, caramel, herbal hops, leaves, earthy, spices, yeast esters, dank citrus, grass bitterness and phenols. TASTE: malty, pine resin, molasses, herbs, hop spice, caramel, leaves, earthy, spices, dank citrus, grass bitterness and slight ginger. AFTER TASTE: malty, pine risen, hop spice bitterness, dank citrus and molasses with an oily bitter spiced finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PlutonowyMan (456) - POLAND - JUN 7, 2016
Kolor herbaciano miedziany, klarowny. Piana w kolorze z?amanej bieli, g?sta, wysoka, d?ugotrwa?a. Aromat slodowy z mocn? owocowo?ci?, lekka korzenno??, s?odycz, nuty miodowe. Smak: slodowy, ponownie miod, spora ilo?? s?odkich owoców, akcenty zio?owe i korzenie, nie s? agresywne przez co zwi?kszaj? pijalno??. Piwo jest do?? pe?ne i g?ste, ma lekko oleist? faktur?. Goryczka: wyra?na, sucha, czy jest tu IBU 60, nie jestem pewien, wysycenie ?rednie w kierunku do niskiego. Alkohol ?wietnie ukryty, powoduje ?e piwo jest zdradzieckie.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cwill (64) - Coatesville, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 4, 2016
Pours a really nice medium-dark bronze colour, with a great standing head of micro bubbles. Nose is fruit of grapefruit, citrus fruits, pine and yeast. The hops strength come in strong, but doesn’t overpower the beer. Bitter finish. Kind a blend between a Belgian triple and an IPA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
buddybutch (51) - Nantes, FRANCE - MAY 29, 2016
Bottle. Dark orange color, light head. Very fruity, light/medium malt. Medium+ bitterness. Dry finish, no alcoholic taste despite 8.3abv . You should try it

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjmoen (313) - - MAY 23, 2016
B. Pours a clear golden color with white head. A little too bitter, lingering bitterness

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Calisky (2474) - ALSACE, FRANCE - MAY 21, 2016
Couleur ambrée, forte mousse. Nez herbeux, fruité coing, amande douce. Gout houblonné résineux, malté, raisin, fruité agrumes, amande avec bonne amertume en fin de bouche avec des notes levures legeres. Vraiment bien!! intense

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PowY (146) - - MAY 19, 2016
355 ml bottle. Pours amber with an off-white head. Moderate malty aroma of caramel, pretty alcoholic and moderate floral and citric notes. Quiet sweet with caramel and honey aroma and moderate bitterness with a full oily body and light carbonation. Long lasting nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MetalMurphy (423) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 16, 2016
bottle @ supermarket (denmark) golden colour, medium body, semi carbonated, spicy, fruity taste, special ipa for my mouth

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HPDalen (286) - DENMARK - MAY 15, 2016
Malty aroma, bread and some caramel. Hints of pine. Pours golden with an ok head. Quite bitter flavour, citrus and orange. Feels a little bit oily and lively. Quite long. Fine beer.

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