This is a richly dignified and strong red ale. Amber, caramel, and roast malts were used in unison with a healthy dose of Northwest hops to produce a take-charge amber that is bold but not brassy. Salute to the Admiral!
Hops: Nugget, Crystal, Cascade, Sterling.
bpreo (2419) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - APR 5, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Advertised as an American Amber / Red Ale. Of the five beers I sampled, this was one of the lesser.
RedSox2004 (1590) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - NOV 1, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Somewhat hazy, reddish caramel color with a small head, but good retention and very nice lace. Citrusy hop aromas, supported by a strong caramel malt presence.. Flavor profile is similarly well-balanced, with toasted malts playing off the citrus and pine hops notes. Medium body, well-carbonated, and a clean finish.
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