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RATINGS: 1828   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
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More cunning than a snake in the bush...Snake Dog India Pale Ale is a Colorado-style IPA, power hopped with specialty hops from the Pacific Northwest. This is the brewery’s hop monster, and the citrus fruit aroma will hypnotize the senses of the most hardcore of craft drinkers. 15 Plato, 60 IBU, Crystal Malt, Warrior and Columbus hops, and dry hopped with Columbus.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
matthewjk (1051) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 30, 2010
Ran into the "Snake Dog" recently. Highlights include a nice, crisp, citrus aroma paired with some serious--but smooth--bitterness. Nice IPA that I would like to encounter again.

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
BlackEyePA (573) - USA - NOV 26, 2010
I really really liked this beer, IPA is my favorite so I am biased, but experienced I would say. Very nice offering, really good hoppy flavor, clean refreshing, delicious. Nice color, but smell and taste are very nice. Tastes like an IPA should. The palate wasnt overwhelmed, it was just enough. I liked it alotttt. Try it out if you like crisp, hoppy straightforward flavor

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
philbertk (1873) - Seattle, Washington, USA - NOV 25, 2010
Flying Dog Brewery--Snake Dog IPA--India Pale Ale 12 oz. Bottle purchased 11/24/2010, Sampled 11/24-25/2010. 6-Pack $8.99 @ Colorados Liquor Outlet, Colorado Springs, Colorado. 7.1% ABV. 60 IBU’s. No sediment. Thin foamy mild lace white head. Clear rich bright light amber gold color. Mild citrus grapefruit floral Columbus hop front. Medium textured mild sweet caramel citrus fruit mildly hop infused body. Clean slightly bitter dry citrus end. Mild hops, thin tasty body. Good, but not exceptional. (3.75 / 5.0)

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
koekiesbakker (89) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 24, 2010
Lovely pine and fruity armoa and taste. Bitter but balanced. Really drinkable, very easy to drink a lot of. A regular.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - NOV 23, 2010
G: Poured into a Stone Arrogant Bastard ping glass. A: Slightly copperish; more the color of grain--doesn’t appear as "heavy" as the typical IPA. Decent single-finger head to start off, although this dissipates quickly, leaving a little bit of lacing. S: Slightly hoppy. Not much citrus, and a little bit of pale malt. A tiny bit of amber as well. T: Quite malty. I would say that there is a decent balance, although I think this tends a little too much toward malt for the style. With the hops, I’m not getting all that much--I don’t know where the 60 IBU’s are. The malt is slightly biscuity. M: Smoothe with light carbonation. Mellows in the mouth. D: Drinkable enough, nothing too special. I’ll try this on tap if I see it, just to see if it’s any different.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerMePodcast (96) - Palm Desert, California, USA - NOV 22, 2010
Caramel malt mixed with resinous, pine/spruce aroma and flavor. The resin flavor really comes out well and washes into a nice bitter finish. I can’t wait to open another!

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JFURYCAT (1079) - East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 21, 2010
Pretty solid IPA with an almost wintergreen-laden citrus Columbus hop smack with a nice sweet IPA tea-like aroma. a bit one dimensional as far as flavors going. nice crisp medium-dry aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (10863) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 19, 2010
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2012 Draught
Pours clear amber with a off-.white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, citrus and floral hops. Taste is medium sweet and medium bitter with a long bitter, grassy finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vignale (3199) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2010
UPDATED: JAN 7, 2012 En mycket fin IPA som drar starkt åt tropisk frukt. Mycket frisk, citrus, bra balanserad beska och maltkropp. Inte för tunn eller tung. Stor munkänsla, bra eftersmak.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisv10 (14798) - DENMARK - NOV 10, 2010
UPDATED: DEC 2, 2012 355 ml bottle from Voldby. Clear amber with medium off-white head. aroma is malt, fruit, hop and citrus. flavour is malt, caramel, fruit, citrus, little sweet, pine and medium bitter.


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