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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
A Pacific NW style red ale brewed with the highest quality Crystal malts and copious amounts of Nugget hops. The Rose City Red will win you over with its red tinted color, amazing aroma and complex flavor. A perfect brew for contemplating the return of the roses.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerhunter111 (15472) - Hasborn, GERMANY - AUG 9, 2015
Trübes dunkel orange goldenes Bier mit einer geringen weißen schaumkrone. Geruch sehr malzig, rote Früchte, leicht hopfig. Geschmack dezent fruchtig, rote Beeren, zum Abgang gratzig bitter, trocken.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
UXO (1406) - CANADA - JUL 5, 2015
Appearance: slightly hazy amber-brown with one finger of creamy tan head, OK retention and moderate patchy lacing. (3/5) Aroma: caramel malt, nutty, light earth, pine, and citrus. (5/10) Taste: mild to moderate sweet, moderate bitter. (5/10) Palate: medium body, moderate carbonation, bitter and slightly boozy warming finish. (3/5) Meh. Not really my favourite style at the best of times, and through nobody’s fault but my own (I’ve got to get better at checking bottle dates in the store!) this thing is about a year and a half old. Still a fair bit of hops in the flavour, though, giving a fairly bitter finish, but they’ve faded somewhat from the aroma. Might’ve been a bit nicer fresh, but I doubt I would’ve loved it even then. (11/20)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Idiosynkrasie (6193) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUL 4, 2015
650ml bottle. Clear amber colour with huge, frothy, fairly lasting, minimally lacing, off-white head. Floral hoppy aroma, a soapy touch, hints of rose hip, slightly nuttily malty background. Taste is nuttily malty, floral hoppy overtones, a soapy touch. Not my cup of tea.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (43245) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2015

Bottle 22fl.oz. @ home.

[ As Alameda Rose City Red ].
Clear medium to dark brown amber color with a large, frothy - creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, dark malt, fruity nuts - nutty, moderate hoppy, grass, dried fruit, leather. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, wood, dried fruit, caramel, sweet malt, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft - lively. [20150316]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pintbypint (3326) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 17, 2015
650ml brown bottle. Orange with some haze. Head creamy and compact. Nose has caramel malts and a touch of nuts. Taste is earthy, nutty, toasty, caramel malts, hoppy. Aftertaste has some malts and a bit of bitterness. Body is a bit thin. Overall an ok amber, lots of crystal malt...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16475) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle split at CBC Clerko, 15/04/15, thanks to Fergus. Hazed reddish amber with a decent beige covering. Nose is spice, light soap, tangerine, tea leaves, caramel. Taste comprises earthy hop, tea bags, red berry jam, Caramac bar, earthy tones. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close with a light hop bitterness. Ok amber in an amber shmamber kind of way.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mateuszk (1584) - Poznań, POLAND - MAY 4, 2015
Bottle. Pours amber with lovely big head. In aroma floral and citrusy hops with hint of caramel. In taste bready, citrusy with quite bitter finish. The beer is low-medium bodied. Nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
killroy (108) - BULGARIA - APR 30, 2015
A bottle at home. Nice dark ruby color. Citrus aroma, maybe some flower notes. Good bitter/hoppy taste and caramel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Oldschool_Mike (310) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - APR 29, 2015
Bottle into pint glass. Pours a hazy brownish red with fluffy off white head. Aroma is sweet citrusy and floral. Taste is citrusy with some nice sweetness. Mild bitterness. Pretty good beer. -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
reebtogi (5525) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - APR 26, 2015
650ml bomber pours amber in color with a 2 finger off-white head that retains well and leaves some spotted lacing on the glass. Aroma is caramel and earthy notes with some herbal and pine notes. Taste is a caramel malty sweetness with a herbal, earthy and pine hop bitterness that finishes old and dusty. Overall, I think this brew is aged past its prime and should be tried fresher.

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