The complex nature of pale ale Flying Dog, Pale Ale is formed due to the many components in its recipe. El brewed from malt varieties Carastan and US Northern Brewer hops and Cascade. In addition, in the brewing process in the wort have been added fresh flowers hops "Cascade", whose bright flavor has a greater effect. Overall, the beer taste has a good balance between malt sweetness and hop bitterness.
Flying Dog Brewery was founded by George Stranahan in 1990 in a pub in the city of Aspen, Colorado. Gradually, a small brewery with the pub and expanded in 1994, became a full brewery in Denver and then moved to the city of Frederick (Maryland), in the building with modern brewing equipment. George Stranahan - an astrophysicist at the Carnegie Mellon University, founder of the Center for Physics in Aspen. He is also a photographer, writer, educator and philanthropist who founded the three schools. An important role in the philosophy of the brewery played writer Hunter S. Thompson, who was the mastermind of the brewery "Flying Dog". It was he who introduced Stranahan a famous British illustrator, caricaturist and cartoonist Ralph Steadman, who created for Flying Dog Ales bright, catchy labels. Today, the brewery crafting "Flying Dog" produces a wide range of beer - 10 annual grades 9 and 13 seasonal varieties of organic lines, many of which became winners and winners of prestigious international beer competitions.