Home >

Blue Pants Knickerbocker Red

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


on tap

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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.

Nero55's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nero55 (919) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Draft. Brown/amber with small off white head. Aroma of caramel and malt. Nice balance between malt with a bitter hop finish. More hops than one would expect from a red ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
aracauna (3511) - Georgia, USA - JUN 14, 2016
Nicely nutty red ale with slightly aggressive hopping. Better the more I drink it.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aggiebob (795) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oldrtybastrd (5003) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
suprchunk (2964) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (3680) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 20, 2014
Draft pours amber with a white head. Aroma of malts and some herbal notes. Taste is sweet malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
WVHouseofBeer (1026) - 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?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Malaclemys (458) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DCLawyer (2786) - 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.

   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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
markwise (5195) - 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.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50