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Flying Dog / Evolution Craft Natural Selection Ale: Genus 3


Brewed by Flying Dog Brewery
Frederick, Maryland USA
Style: Old Ale | Ratings: 25 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 7.6%
A key mechanism of evolution, Natural Selection is one of the cornerstones of modern biology and now, Maryland craft beer. The collaboration between Flying Dog and Evolution begins with Genus One, a stock ale with caramel and brown fruit notes mingling with hints of roast, chocolate, and toast. It will be released mid-March for the Craft Brewers Conference in Washington, DC. Then, a common descent occurs as each brewery brews a second batch of the beer, with Flying Dog dry hopping its version and Evolution barrel aging theirs. genus Two and Three will be released in October.

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam. Click on a term below to add it to your tasting notes.

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caramel, bread, hay, cereal, chocolate, coffee, nuts, toast, roasty

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resin, floral, grass, spruce, citrus, herbs

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dough, barnyard, cheese, basement aromas, leather, earthy, leaves

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alcohol, banana, bubblegum, butterscotch, clove, cooked vegetables, cough drop, ginger, licorice, raisin, rotten eggs, soy sauce, skunky, smoke, vanilla, woody
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