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RATINGS: 92   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Red Rocket is lively and up front, with a malt-inspired body and a crisp finish. Its character comes from a blend of Perle, Willamette and Cascade hops. Dry hopped with Cascade for a refreshing aroma.


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2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Falconseye8 (542) - Evans, Colorado, USA - DEC 15, 2011
This was my most dissappointing beer of this Sampler Pack. Maybe I drank a bad bottle but this doesn’t rate high for me. Rather bland and too bready for my palate. Disappointing.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drjay44 (2584) - Salida, Colorado, USA - MAR 7, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Bottled 01/2014. Pours a medium, ivory, well retained hed, with extensive lacing, over a slightly hazy, dark amber (SRM 15) body....nose is light pine, resin, citrus peel from the hops, light toasted malts with toast, biscuit tones, very light hints of toffee/caramel, minimal esters from the yeast....taste is light toffee/caramel sweetness with cereal tones. leading to a lightly floral, pine, resin, citrus peel moderate bitterness, minimal esters.....mouth feel, body is light of medium, clean light acid finish, low carbonation, with a clean smooth finish. This is a nicely balanced example of the style. It is a bit light on malt and hop complexity and could use more in both backbones. Would suggest adding more Cascade for the dry hopping, and a bit of crystal/caramel malt to up malt complexity and body. BJCP 7/3/15/4/6.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ajnepple (1998) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - JAN 19, 2014
12 oz bottle from Conifer Village Liquor. Amber, hazy appearance with a white head and minimal lacing. Aroma of sweet malts, caramel, toffee, brown sugar, citrus fruit and light bitter hops. Similar flavor, mild sweetness and mild bitterness with light fruitiness. Pretty light body. Not too good, probably been on the shelf for a while.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
cmcdowell (2) - Colorado, USA - JAN 19, 2014 does not count
This is what is in my keg right now. It is a decent Pale Ale but not one of the best

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwalking05 (3641) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Rated in 2010 (Backlog) - Amber in color with an average sized off-white head. Aroma is of light hops and caramel. Taste is of apple, caramel, and light woody hops.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jredmond (5259) - Manhattan, New York, USA - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle at Clockwork’s 4K / 5K / 10K Gathering 2013. Pours a light amber body with light lacing. Aroma is dry citrus and bitter, floral hop. Mouthfeel is medium and dry with notes of citrus, grapefruit rind and floral hops.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sledutah (4314) - Utah, USA - JUN 27, 2013
12oz bottle picked up at Wilburs in Fort Collins
Slightly cloudy golden with a small white head and spotty lacing. Aroma of sweet caramel and butterscotch. Flavors of malt, floral, caramel, buttery and herbal tea
Ok

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jtclockwork (8017) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 19, 2013
Bottle at tasting. Pours gold with white head. Nose and taste of malt, resin, grain and barley. Lighter than medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Bottle at James’s 4k/5k/10k tasting. Pours a clear golden tinged amber with a thin white head. Grain with a little hoppy background. Grainy with a bit of hops, earthy. Finishes lightly bitter.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
blipp (5967) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - MAR 29, 2013
Bottle. Pours amber, with medium sediment, and an off white head. Weird sweet malts, just the faintest hint of dicetyl, and light herbal hops. I’d assume this was old, but the bottle says it’s 4 months old, so... it’s really not that old. Not that good.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fatehunter (1179) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - DEC 15, 2012
Pint glass, half finger of head. Cloudy, copper colored body. Smell is malty, wet grain in a barnyard. Not great. Taste is sour with mild bitterness. It’s a bit disjointed. Smooth texture, moderate carbonation and medium body. Not too impressed with this. Not horrible, but missing the mark.


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