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RATINGS: 1640   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   IBU: 42   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Malt and hops are beautifully married in this full-bodied, copper-red Pale Ale. Red Seal Ale is generously hopped in the traditional manner for a long, spicy finish.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
klas (285) - SWEDEN - OCT 19, 2014
Bottle from Systembolaget. Very nice red brown color. Aroma and taste of caramel, citrus, grass and pine. Good!

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ARH (457) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 14, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into a tulip glass. Sweet roasted malt aromas strike the nose first followed by floral and roasted notes. Toffee, berries, citrus, a light spicy, slight yeast, sugar, and cream are also present in minor tones. The beer appears oily amber orange color with a slight haze and a soft foamy, off-white head. A modest, messy puffy lace is left on the glass and a good amount of head is retained with a big cream puff island and a medium thick, sudsy ring. The taste is a balanced, medium light sweet and bitter. The medium-light bodied beer has a thin and sticky texture with a soft, bubbly carbonation. Spice and caramel come through on the palate with a floral, citrus, and spice finish. It’s dry and lightly astringent with a light, but long lingering, spiciness and malty aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
varanid99 (530) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 2, 2014
Golden pour with a thin but long lasting off white head. Malty aroma, a little herb/floral note too. Sweetish, caramel, light floral and citrus taste. Nice, easy drinking, not too complicated.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sunlander (14) - SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2014
Couldnt find much aroma today. A little fruitiness, mango, ripe fruit. Beige thick head. Brown reddish body. Nice taste, nicely carbonated, slightly bitter and a little sweetness. Dies a bit to fast. Leaves only some bitterness in the aftertaste. Not bad but could be better.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
fbenz (23) - East Bethel, Minnesota, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Almost the perfect blend of malt and hops. The malts give it a round mouthfeel then the hops give it a bitter clean finish. This is one my my favorite beers.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
biirusaikou (727) - - SEP 8, 2014
Red fruit nose. Rich malt, strawberry, candy, strong herbal hops, sharp dry finish. Expected a smoother brew, finish is a bit too dry covering the pleasant red fruitiness and maltiness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vells (714) - Riga, LATVIA - SEP 7, 2014
Another pleasant surprise. Caramel nose, same in taste, well balanced with hops. Nothing complex, but I like that biscuity toffee play with hops. Sweetish with moderate bitterness in finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JMCtime (14) - Washington, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Good red beer. A little creamy and with a medium sweetness and a lightly frothy head.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (6094) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2014
Draught @ Fermentoren, Århus. Pours hazy golden with a creamy offwhite head. Aroma of malt, light bread, grassy hops, light fruit. Flavor is malt, bread, grass, fruit, citrus. Medium body, soft carbonation, light bitter finish. 030914

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beese (1905) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2014
Draught at BrewDog Clapham Junction’s opening night; 13 August. Poured a clear, bright amber, with a dense off white head. Aroma of floral and grassy hops, with some ripe berries. Citrus hop flavours, with some caramel and chewy grain. Finish was hop resin, caramel and dried fruits.


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