Carton Red Rye Returning
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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
There is no doubt variety is the spice of life and we love going off in all kinds of directions looking for new flavors. Like all travel though at some point your heart turns back toward home. Home, robust American ales. This route travels along a path of piney American hops, Simcoe, Cluster, and Horizon their natural course coaxed toward spicy by a touch of rye. Drink Red Rye Returning because home is where the hops is.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerdedDave (1071) - - JAN 4, 2016
growler from the brewery; cloudy red color; citrusy, piney hop and bready malt aroma; lots of citrusy, piney hops on a bready, rye malt base with light caramel notes; very well balanced; dry, bitter, rye finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
HeadyDE (660) - Delaware, USA - DEC 25, 2015
Growler sample..pours a brownish red like hue..nose does have that rye spiciness..taste follows suit..pretty interesting but not nearly as solid as most of cartons offerings

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
corby112 (2804) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 13, 2015
Pours a very dark amber/chestnut brown color with mahogany edges and a 1.5 finger frothy off-white head. Excellent retention, only slowly fading into a thick, lasting cap/ring. Glass is left coated with sheets of soapy lacing. Looks great. Slightly spicy sweet malt aroma with hints of caramel, toffee, bread and biscuit. Subtle hops and strong spicy rye character after it warms up a bit. Still a little bland smelling though. Medium bodied with a prominent rye spiciness that adds another dimension to the slightly roasted and sweet malt flavors. Peppery and spicy with nice rye flavor countered by sweet caramel malt, toffee, hazelnut and slightly roasted coffee. Subtle hop bitterness compliments the rye before a dry finish. Not overly complex but thereís a nice spicy rue presence thatís stronger than most beers in the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
callmemickey (3992) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 16, 2015
Dark amber body, medium sized off-white head, nice sheets of lacing. Pine, light orange rind, some resin, and spicy florals. Light crackery and grainy malt. Medium bodied with moderate to lively carbonation, assertive bitterness, semi-dry throughout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (14909) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 3, 2015
Tap at RnH, NYC. Deep amber color, medium-sized off-white head. Aroma has resin, pine and some caramel. Medium-bodied. Piney, resiny hoppyness with some earthy notes. Cant trace rye here, otherwise decent ipa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (6661) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 24, 2015
32oz growler from Superstar Beverage Huntington pours a hazy amber with some frothy, white head. Nose has some sweetness, some apple/pear, some malt, some citrus, orange, pine. Flavor is the same, mild peppercorn, apple, some caramel, pine, soap, orange. Crisp finish. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (10498) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 2, 2014
On tap. Poured a cloudy amberish color with an off white head. Rye/breadiness, some citrus, toasty, and pine.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mansquito (4661) - Nueva York, New York, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Winter Beer Fest, Philly: Pours amber with off-white head. Aroma is rye and pine. Taste is rather bitter. Lots of tropical fruit. Nice aftertaste. Pretty good, though the other people in my party were not too impressed by this. I thought it was one of Cartonís good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (7210) - ITALY - NOV 28, 2014
rossa buon maltato disceta secchezza pepato cereale buin amaro citrico agrumata

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (1291) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Draft. Clear red. Light rye spice with toasty amber malts. Very balanced. Medium long finish. Very enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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