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Arbor Ryeclops Imperial Rye
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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.37/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ryeclops is dominated with a mouthful of distinct rye malt character complimented by the spicy fruity hoppiness of American high-alpha simcoe hops. Use caution when confronted with the Ryeclops, as it’s delightful aroma and complex flavor camouflage a might, boozy-backboned single-hopped monster of a brew!


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
malkyore (271) - - MAR 16, 2015
Nice rye beer.... I like it (I forgot to rate this when I had it... I just came back into the app and realized that....)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (2058) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Refrigerated 12 oz. brown bottle, from jsquire, poured into a shaker. Translucent orange with small off-white head. Aroma is malty, medium body, medium carbonation, and some thin small-bubble lacing. Taste is caramel, with some nice citrus hops, some herbal hops, and bitter rye finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
italianjohn (2447) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 18, 2014
Hazy orange/amber pour with a thin off white head ..... aroma is of rye and sweet caramel malts with some earthy floral and fruity hops .... taste is of spicy rye, with earthy tea like notes and floral hop flavor ... also has fruity notes .. finish is dry with spicy rye and a light floral hop bite lingering ... caution not needed, but decent stuff

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jkwood04 (4502) - Connecticut, USA - SEP 26, 2014
12oz bottle in a tulip. Pours hazy copper with an off-white head. Aroma of floral hops, a lot of caramel malts, some dough, alcohol, and some hints of off notes. Flavor the same with a weird finish. Average texture. Probably won’t finish a third of this bottle.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (3740) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 28, 2014
bottle. amber orange with small head. quite a bit of rye. big hops. sweet and a bit boozy, especially for the abv.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (9996) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Bottle... Pours cloudy and burnt-orange with a small, creamy, off-white head. Good retention. The bouquet features a swirl of caramel, fruitcake, spicy grains and cotton candy. Full-bodied and creamy with lazy carbonation. The flavor is lightly bitter, spicy, malty and fruity. Finishes mildly raspy with an aftertaste of caramelized rye malt. Bottle courtesy of FlandersNed!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtw (1138) - farmington, Michigan, USA - AUG 26, 2014
way too sweet and malty for a "RyePA" despite the spice and flavor it offers. kind of messy and overly orchestrated. somehow finishes bitter with some alcohol heat - not a remarkable brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BOSSbrewer (2507) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours a dark amber with a thin off white head that lingers. Aroma is slight toffee and citrus flavor follows with moderate bitterness. Some alcohol is noticeable. Overall a very enjoyable beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
czar (5340) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 11, 2014
pours hazy golden orange with a small light beige orange head showing some retention and lacing. spicy caramel, sweet grains, pepper, piney and boozy, citrus, awkward fruitiness - berries and curacao orange peel perhaps, coffee grinds, spicy c’s, hint of sweetness - barley sugar. average carbonation, light body - oily and a bit sticky, slightly harsh spicycitrusy-piney finish. o-k.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wchesser (1375) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Extra from flandersned-thanks, Steve! Amber orange. Big malt driven nose with rye bread, rich citrus hops. Some rye spice, light yeast, pine, lingering bitterness, slightly warming. Solid.


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