Field Notes 2019
Oct 21

Field Notes 2019

  As we approach year five of our Maryland Hops Research partnership with the University of Maryland's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, we have summarized the first four years of research and analysis of the 24 hop varieties planted at the Western Maryland Research Center in Keedysville, Maryland.  You can read our latest findings in the Growers Guide below, and you can taste them this Friday, October 25th ... Read More

Name That Bucking Deer
Jun 12

Name That Bucking Deer

Betwixt the various Ralph Steadman masterpieces that adorn the walls of our tasting room, right smack over the center of our bar, friends of Flying Dog can find a bit of twisted taxidermy. Nobody knows for sure exactly how our once-vibrant young buck managed to sprout such batty batons atop his furry crown, but everyone has a theory. Brewery elders claim our stuffed sidekick was left behind during an intergalactic pitstop, but ot... Read More

Do It For The Agri-Culture
May 13

Do It For The Agri-Culture

Decades from now, we’ll tell our grandchildren tales of our swashbuckling glory days in Maryland craft beer. We’ll sing the names of “Willamette,” “Sorachi Ace," and “Vojvodina,” ancient deities, pillars in our mythos, like mighty Zeus himself. And all of our stories will hit their crescendos in the year 2019. For two years, we toiled in the fields of Keedysville. We raised our fickle hop vines... Read More

Skillful In Shallow Waters
May 2

Skillful In Shallow Waters

Skillful in shallow waters, yet adept when it becomes deep and rough, Dead Rise boats were crafted to navigate the unique waterways of the Chesapeake.  Much like its namesake, Dead Rise OLD BAY Summer Ale, was expertly designed to satisfy the unique palate of the Marylander. The beer began as a pitch by a brewer at one of Flying Dog’s first Brewhouse Rarities summits. Every employee, no matter his or her job description, is g... Read More

Firkin Fridays at OPACY
Apr 16

Firkin Fridays at OPACY

If it's baseball season, then, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, it's gotta be Firkin Friday season. Join us every Friday home game at the brand new Flying Dog Tap House to try new twists on some of your favorite Flying Dog brews. Here's the 2019 Firkin Friday schedule so you can plan your life around it: April 19th–MIN:  Snake Dog IPA with Sabro hops May 3rd–TB: Raging Bitch Belgian IPA with t... Read More