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RATINGS: 502   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   IBU: 69   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Formerly Tail Wagger Black IPA
A Big Bold Hoppy IPA that finishes with a dark twist.
True to its IPA roots Dogzilla has a massive hop presence that is Piney and Citrusy. A malty backbone, along with the dark malt gives it a bit of a roasty finish. Brewed with Simcoe and Cascade Hops, Pale Malt, Munich, and Black Barley.
6.9% abv and 69IBU’s


rcasta's rating

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rcasta (841) - - NOV 10, 2012
buena birria, mi estilo. no le doy mejor puntaje porque el foam que hace aburre para tomarla


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jjgmd (1749) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - AUG 31, 2015
A 22 with Z, pours a pitch black pour with a large foamy beige head. Nose is hoppy with pine and resin. Taste is bitter and hoppy with sweet malted chocolate . Finishes on bittersweet chocolate malted notes. Nice BIPA ! Quaff Score 8 / 10

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zgaier (1677) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - AUG 31, 2015
Bomber. Pours a dark brown with a tan head and aroma of hops, roasted malt, and citrus. Taste is of roasted malt and chocolate up front with hoppy, citrus notes into the dry, bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
puboflyons (2598) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 11, 2015
From the 650 ml. bottle. It was bottle 03/11/15. Dark brown pour to near black and tan head. Aroma is more subdued in malts and more forward with charcoal and dark malts. Resiny hops. The body is smooth and around medium. The taste has a solid bitterness once I get through the roasted malts, which are far more subdued.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (4626) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUL 21, 2015
From a 22 oz bottle shared at home. Pours a clear cola with an ecru head. Spicy nose. Flavors of grass and roasted nuts. Bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GreatDane1632 (1116) - Alabama, USA - JUL 11, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 2 Aug 2012 -- I really dug this brew. The black IPAs are a brew I can get behind.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
p1meatloaf (256) - Corvallis, Oregon, USA - FEB 14, 2015
22 Looks brownish black. Smells mostly hoppy with a hint of dark malts. Tastes pretty good. Balanced for a American Black but not amazing

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 11/20
smallfry (168) - - JAN 13, 2015
(Bottle) The initial taste is actually pretty good but there’s a very bitter piney citrus aftermath that is totally at odds with it. Very unbalanced and a poorly-constructed black IPA attempt although not without some merrit.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfearnley (1301) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 19, 2014
Bottle goblet Aroma of caramel, bourbon, roasted malt, and some citrus. Pours a deep red, almost brown with a thin long lasting off white head. Taste is loaded with malt, pine, with a little citrus and caramel. A nice bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (7278) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 5, 2014
"pours dark brown...little light gets through. very hoppy nose up front followed by rosted malt. feel is ok...a bit carbonated and a touch thin. flavor is pretty unique, even for a black ipa. it reminds me (slightly) of stone’s 13th av. ale, but like a redheaded stepchild, not really kin. but theres a weird spicy hop flavor not present in the aroma, it’s a bit weird but works with the heavy malt. finishes dry."

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikedR (1562) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - AUG 24, 2014
A good beer, but for the style, just above average. The problem is that this is too unbalanced. The malty notes strain to gain prominance, and there is very little roastiness that I come to expect from this style.


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