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Bear Republic Rye Pale Ale



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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.69/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
A unique blend of malts including Pale, Pilsner, and a healthy dose of rye, this hoppy rye ale is finished off with an aromatic kick of Amarillo and Centennial hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (10234) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 7, 2014
"nice dry finish indeed! holy crap. bold and assertive all around. hoppy, spicy aroma, followed by an aggressive feel and bold hoppy flavor and an incredibly dry finish. a solid pale with a nice twist. good stuff."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
JoeMcPhee (9325) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 9, 2010
Tap at Rattle N Hum. Pale amber gold pour. The nose is a bit hoppy with a little bit of orange peel and a whiff of light citrus as well. Fruity and a bit chewy but the rye malt is very well-hidden. Softly hoppy on the aroma but the bitterness is actually quite assertive. As it warms up there is a little bit of diacetyl – which I don’t recall ever seeing in a Bear Republic beer. A touch of light spice on the finish. It’s okay – but it’s not great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
vtafro (6731) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUN 22, 2010
Draft @ Blind Tiger. Light hazy orange pour with some white head. Citrus hop aroma with some light rye malt background. Flavor is citrus hops some pine and light rye, not too much.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 3/20
hammerhead007 (1) - UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS - JUN 21, 2010 does not count
lot of floaters, not what I expected from this beer and it akes away from this beer considerable as far as I am concerned. It has a nice flavor and taste but I cant get past the floaters and who says these beers have to be cloudy, I would prefer some filtration When I brew this beer it will filter it no matter the style says.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DerWeg (1594) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 31, 2010
Medium dark and clear with white cap, hay and honey and mineral, crisp palate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (11219) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 25, 2010
Enjoyed on tap at Cole’s. A nice summer beer. Ginger ale appearance, however a lovely white head and lots of lace. Some rye edge,complexity, above average mouthfeel despite assertive carbonation. Good hop bitterness, very drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rudolf (2353) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAY 22, 2010
Tap @ Cole’s. Gold, thin head. Nose is malt, caramel, a little rye, pine. Flavor is piney/lemony hop, nice malt for a west coast pale ale w. peppery rye.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
swoopjones (7020) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAY 20, 2010
Draft @ Coles, Buffalo, NY. Darker golden pour. Healthy hop filled aroma. Great Bitterness in this APA. Light citrus, big amarillo & rye flavor. Solid offering from BRBC

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TeamTrappist (832) - jericho, New York, USA - MAY 14, 2010
Tap at Blind Tiiger. Poured a clear amber. Light rye and malt nose. Nice smooth sesson beer. Nice rye flavored backbone dry and bitter nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - MAY 10, 2010
Draft, pours a golden body with a white head. Dry rye tones, some light toasted notes and a seedy rye bite. A light dry earth tone with a citrus accent, and hints of pine. Light and sessionable. Good.

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