RateBeer
Cellarmaker Rye Be Bitter?
     click to upload
overall
85
99
style
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This is Cellarmaker’s Norcal take on an English bitter. We used a heady blend of hops including Simcoe, Columbus, Sorachi Ace, Centennial, Nelson, Citra, and German Mandarina to give the spicy rye and deep malt flavor a delicate, yet complex hoppy kick.


troyc's rating

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
troyc (2870) - Illinois, USA - AUG 6, 2014
[Tap] Darker golden pour with a small, but lasting, white head. Bready malts, moderate bitterness and spicy rye in the nose. Flavors of English malts, bread, biscuits and astringent hops. Medium bodied. Low carbonation. More hoppy than expected.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (4192) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 19, 2015
Tap@CBC 2015, Red Session - golden with a white head. Aroma and taste is grassy and light floral, pale malt, some nice citrus notes, rye and herbal hoppy, decent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (39393) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2015

Draught @ CBC 2015 [ Red Session ]. - Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015, Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

[ As Cellarmaker Rye Be Bitter? ].
Clear medium orange yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, rye, caramel, moderate to light light heavy hoppy, citrus, grapefruit, tropical fruit. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, fruity hops, rye, hoppy, tropical fruit, . Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20150502]

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisv10 (12833) - DENMARK - JUN 12, 2015
CBC. Hazy golden with small white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, caramel, earthy, pine, hop and grapefruit. Flavour is malt, fruit, caramel, hop, earthy. grapefruit, pine, little sweet, peach and medium bitter.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (14118) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2015
CBC. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, rye and rather hoppy - grapefruit. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. Not a bitter, could be classified as a golden ale though. 020515

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (12864) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2015
Keg at the 4th Copenhagen Beer Celebration, Session 3, 02/05/2015. Pale golden with a moderately appointed off white covering. Nose is light florals, bready tones, straw, pale malt, light citric peel. Taste comprises melon, straw, citric pith, tangerine, light bread. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Decent stuff, delivers well on the ABV, coming a cross a little more like a golden blonde than a bitter for me.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (18660) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2015
1st May 2015
CBC Red Session. Keg. Hazy gold - amber beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is light, dry and crisp. Dry pale malts, trace of creamy sweetness. Little fresh orange peel and orange. Light dry crisp finish. Clean and drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (8575) - Tel Aviv, - MAY 23, 2015
[5/2/15] Draught sample at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2015. 3rd session. Golden. Lovely fruity hops aroma with a bit of spicy rye. Dry flavor with a bit of dusty malt, fruity hops and nice bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (4107) - Holbæk, DENMARK - MAY 21, 2015
Tap @ CBC 2015. Clear light brown with a white head. Aroma medium malty (bread, spicy) and hoppy (citrusy, floral). Flavor medium sweet, spicy and bitter. Light body.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (14252) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2015
Draught at CBC 2015, red session, with Ken, Colin and Reuben. Clear pale golden beer with a white head. Hoppy bready and citrus aroma, floral, some caramel. Bready hop flavor, floral, citrus, grassy notes.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
VastActiv (3992) - Oulu, FINLAND - MAY 16, 2015
Tap at CBC 2015, Copenhagen. Originally rated 20150502. Colour is cloudy orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, grape, hops, rye and malts. Bitter? More like rye IPA.


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 © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50