Review – Flying Dog Old Scratch Amber Lager
Contributed by Nathan from PA.
From Flying Dog Brewery: This dog enjoys his days in the sun… Old Scratch Amber Lager is a malty, mellow beer that is fermented at medium temperatures to develop both ale and lager characteristics. Old Scratch raises the standard in the amber lager category.
Flying Dog Brewery-Old Scratch Amber Lager-12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass, ABV 5.5%. Purchased as part of a Flying Dog Mixed Pack at Bella Vista Beverage-Philadelphia, PA
Appearance: A dark, rusty amber with a thin head.
Smell: A woody odor with a hint of clove and spice.
Mouthfeel: A medium-bodied lager with a smooth finish.
Taste: Light, oaky taste with just a hint of hops.
Drinkability: Slightly sweeter than the usual amber ale, it’s an easy drinking lager perect for all occasions and most dishes.