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Blue Pants Knickerbocker Red

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Formerly brewed at Blue Pants Brewery
Style: Amber Ale
Madison, Alabama USA

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our inaugurational beer. It’s a moderately hoppy, but balanced, aggressive American Red Ale with a good Cascade taste and a strong malty backbone. The good head retention and foam lets you know that this beer has a lot of body, which complements the rich hop aroma and taste.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
aracauna (3452) - Georgia, USA - JUN 14, 2016
Nicely nutty red ale with slightly aggressive hopping. Better the more I drink it.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aggiebob (631) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - JUN 7, 2016
Draft at brewery. Dark amber in color and poured with one finger of an off-white head. Slight fruit aroma. Caramel malt flavor with some dark fruits. It is a little bitteron the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oldrtybastrd (4914) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 19, 2016
Pours a light amber color. Aromas of roasted malts, and some hint of fruit. Flavor is malty, slightly sweet, with a bitter finish.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
suprchunk (2923) - Crestview, Florida, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Amber/toffee color. Huge tan head. Plenty of lacing. Metallic aroma with hints of caramel. Same in the taste with an added twang and dryness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (3477) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 20, 2014
Draft pours amber with a white head. Aroma of malts and some herbal notes. Taste is sweet malts.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
WVHouseofBeer (1005) - Florida, USA - APR 2, 2014
Pours a deep amber color with a frothy white head. Nose consisting purely of caramel malt. In the flavor there is not enough balance. Too much malt and too little hops. It ended up leaving a bad taste in my mouth. Medium bodied. This is a big beer and I appreciate it but it really wasn’t very good, maybe dial back the malt a little?

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Malaclemys (457) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Taproom, pours reddish brown with white head. Aroma of resin, citrus, caramel, nut. Taset is resin citrus, nut, and caramel. Light body with a sweet finish that fades to bitter. Very good.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DCLawyer (2430) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 8, 2013
Draft->taster at BBB Fest-Nashville. Light brown with a small white head. Caramel malt, grains, some lite hops. Messy.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SSSteve (4006) - - OCT 4, 2013
bottle. clear amber with a crazy huge foamy head. bready, toasty, caramel aroma. has a dusty flavor with a big nutty, toasty malt base. medium bodied.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
markwise (5096) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Bottle from blazer06, I think. Pours a caramel brown with a soapy off-white head. Nose is caramel and some piney hops with hints of booze and soap. Flavor is similar- caramel and light piney grassy hops with hints of booze. Light in body and a bit off-balance.


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