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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Irish red ale aged on white oak and vanilla.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbruner (2166) - Athens, Georgia, USA - JUN 26, 2013
Nitro tap; pours a clear copper with fluffy tan head that leaves good lacing. Aroma of smoky oak and whiskey, taste follows with a nice underlying amber and caramel malt. Smooth and creamy from the nitro, probably the best red I have ever had.

2.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
swright752 (18) - - JUN 26, 2013
This was the nitro pour. Very pleasant aroma of Carmel , vanilla & oak. Clear rust color with a creamy beige head. Tastes of Carmel and mild roasted notes. Watery palate even with the added body of the nitro. Overall enjoyable but not one of CCBs best!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcwattsrugger (11076) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 10, 2013
on nitro-retining tan head that laces-copper. A-spice, med malt-caramel/vanilla. T-med malt-caramel/peat, 2nd spice hops. Minimal carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
HighWine (950) - Whalezbro, Illinois, USA - JUN 4, 2013
Nitro Tap flight at the brewery. Reddish amber color with a dense nitro pour head. Aroma is Vanilla and creme brle. Taste resembles the fragrance but is more subdued. Bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (8941) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 2, 2013
Red beer, white head. Flavors of vanilla, citrus hops, mandarin oranges, zesty oak notes, light caramel malts.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (5367) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAR 16, 2013
Tampa, Fl - on tap at the Cigar City Tap Room. Slightly murky dark copper pour with a frothy off-white head. Aroma has some strong Irish whiskey accents, a hint of vanilla. Flavor brings forth some vanilla, a touch of caramel, some mint, all riding on a back end of Irish Whiskey. Smooth mouthfeel, but just a tad thinner than expected.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pineypower (2485) - Pine Barrens, New Jersey, USA - MAR 16, 2013
Nitro at CCB. Pours a moderate amber color with a nice off white head. Aroma is of caramel, oak, vanilla, toffee and some light grainy notes. Taste is complex, nice smooth mouthfeel typical of nitro pours, oak, vanilla, smooth creamy caramel, toffee, light grainy notes. Tasty beer that tastes a lot bigger than 5%, but in a good way.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5792) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 13, 2013
i was raised on the dairy, bitch! .. on Nitro tap @ the CCB taproom (growler side) .. . deep ruby .. white oak and vanilla, mild malt .. . an ok beer, but why is this being served at the growler side of CCB? ..
http://www.youtube.com/watch
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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchmela (2614) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Tap at CCB. Big reddish brown pour with a thick creamy head. Big vanilla, oaky aroma. Nice malty body with hints of vanilla and oak. Very nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mixmasterob (882) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 10, 2013
Hunahpus day. This stuff is awesome. Light red pour with a creamy head. Aroma was woody with soft notes of vanilla and fruity hops. Nice vanilla presence, some wood and a good bit of hops from top to bottom. The nitro really kicks this up a notch. So soft and drinkable with nicely developed flavors. Among all the madness this was a nice find.


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