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An easy drinking red ale, made to commemorate our solar hot water system and our partnership with the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA). Made with Wisconsin-grown, organic barley, expect this beer to be malty and smooth, with a clean finish. A proceed of all sales will go to the MREA to help fund renewable energy and sustainability. Enjoy a pint, and GET YOUR SHINE ON!


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
hopdog (8773) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 10, 2011
12oz bottle. Poured a medium and clear amber color with an averred sized off white head.Aromas of toasted grains, some caramel, and some earth. Tastes of the same. Thin body.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - JUN 13, 2011
Bottle from the sampler pack pours hazy orange with a thin white head, spotty lacing. Aroma is full of bready malts. Flavor is sweet toast and bread with a mild citrus finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Headbanger (3226) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUN 6, 2011
12oz bottle 6/6/11 (Binnyís Plainfield Singles Rack)-44į in English Pint-Pours a medium clear red with a small loose off white head. Aroma of roasted malt, hops, and caramel. Taste of the same with a bit more malt coming thru. This light to medium bodied brew is not too bad. Pretty well balanced and easy to drink.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DrnkMcDermott (2776) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - MAY 11, 2011
Single 12 oz. bottle, $1.50 @ Woodmanís. Pretty bright Irish red pour, just a few tiny floaties suspended with little bubble action, but a light, clingy head. Some slurry or yeast in the bottom of the bottle. Not much aroma, just a light caramel malt smell. Taste is okay, some toasty grains with a little peat, and maybe a bit too sweet for my palate. Nothing off about it,Iím just not that into it.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - APR 24, 2011
Had a weird stale scent to me, poured a darker amber color. Had a sweet wheat taste, would be good out in the sun during Summer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TheAlum (5530) - Lisle, Illinois, USA - APR 10, 2011
12 oz bottle from Casanova (Hudson, WI). Pours a crisp amber pour, some reddish copper glow, with just a faint haze. A moderate frothy tannish white head dies to a small layer, light lacing. Aromas are crisp cereal grains, touches of caramel, toast, and biscuits. Not too sweet, as florals and grass compliment, with a light dryness, touches of sweet malts still coming through. Simple yet balanced, a light hop dusting on a relatively clean beer. Initial is lighter bodied, touches of dry cereal grains, biscuits, some light toast mix with some grassy and floral hops, light and clean, a touch of soap. Pretty well balanced, with a nice toasty grain bill, some light grass hops, touches of sweeter toffee. I donít mind this, a clean more toasty sessioner, with good toast, biscuits, and a touch of more substantial sweet toffee. A touch of tea, cereal. Light grassiness. Clean finish with just a touch of spiciness from the hops. Not bad, but forgettable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
twindadplus2 (585) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 3, 2011
12 oz. bottle. Coppery amber color with a thin, fizzy light beige head that faded quickly. Aroma is sweet, syrupy malt and grain. Flavor is cereal grains and light, grassy hops. Palate is light and a bit watery with a quick, lightly bitter finish. A mild, unassuming beer that goes down easy. It wonít blow you away but you could definitely do worse.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
jrallen34 (3478) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 29, 2011
12oz bottle poured into my new Darkness tulip...Pours a medium copper with a thin light tan head...A horrible aroma of rye and vomit and sawdust, yum canít wait to try this...The taste is even worse, its stale vomit. I canít even drink this. This is a horrible beer that should be avoided at all times. Not even worth the tick.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
crossovert (6927) - Illinois, USA - MAR 16, 2011
I love central waters but this was just generic swill. Do us all a favor central waters, stop brewing this and bottle and sell us Exodus.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
michael-pollack (4960) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 6, 2011
12oz. Bottle: Faint grain and caramel aroma. Poured amber in color with a small, loose, off-white head that diminished but lasted throughout as a film on top of the beer. Cloudy. Slightly sparkling. Full of small particles throughout. Flavor is slightly sweet. Tastes of grain, malt, and light noble hops. Medium body. Thin texture. Average carbonation. Grain finish.


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