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RATINGS: 181   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Our flagship, this Irish-Style Red Ale proudly won a gold medal at the 2000 World Beer Cup. A combination of 5 different malts and 3 hop varietals, carefully blended, results in a perfect balance. Full-flavored and medium-bodied, the Riptide Red provides surprising complexity for such an easy-drinking brew.
O.G. 1056

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Photog (215) - Camillus, New York, USA - FEB 18, 2012
Caramel malt aroma all the way with a little pine hop presents. Nice dark red hue. Caramel malt taste and sweet. Not too complex. One note. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GT2 (7898) - Carlsbad, California, USA - FEB 12, 2012
355mL thanks to DedicatedToFun. Pours a clear amber with a thicker, yellow head. Nice lacework. Diacetyl nose with sweet strawberry candies. Taste is sudsy, dry, a bit sticky, with heavier sweet bread and toffee malt. Small toasted bread character, brown sugar, bready carbs. Not too bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
DedicatedToFun (2002) - Santa Monica, California, USA - FEB 12, 2012
Looks good but cannot compete with russian river..............................

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rustyham (1711) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - JAN 30, 2012
Strong sweet malty aroma and dark translucent Amber color. The flavor is very palette and pretty thin, almost like a macro lager. kind of disappointing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
robgibbens (393) - Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA - JAN 29, 2012
Dark reddish/amber color with a nice foamy head. Plenty of lacing. Very bready, malty aroma. Taste is a bit sour to start but mellows to a sweet malty finish. Clean and refreshing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
matthewjk (857) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 19, 2012
12oz bottle via micro beer of the month club - I like to try new beer, and this red ale by Casco is worth my time. Distinctive red ale aroma is not there, but silky smooth and does showcase a choice hop and malt balance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Atom (1212) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 18, 2012
12oz bottle pours a deep ruby with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramel and toffee malts, with fruits. Taste of caramel and toffee malts balanced well with hop spice and ending with an earthy nutty bitterness. Very enjoyable!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pete4999 (973) - Buffalo, New York, USA - OCT 26, 2010
Bottle courtesy of my boss, who picked this up for me randomly during a recent trip to Maine. Pours a deep almost-cherry red. Smells of caramel, toffee, sweet roast malts. Taste and mouthfeel are a bit thinner than I would’ve liked.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2010
12 fl oz bottle. Pours clear and golden deep amber to orange with a fully gone head. Aroma is roasted malty and breadish. Caramelish, roasted and slight metallic. Caramelish and medium dry to bitter into the finish. Bitter lasting impression.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Theis (12770) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2010
Bottle at Nya Trols. Clear red/amber - white head. High high diacetyl aroma - light taste. Fruity. Caramel. Light hoppy. Bad.

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