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As distinct as the ruddy lava butte that inspired its name, this ale pours mahogany red and has a rich toffee flavor from caramel malt and roasted barley. Amarillo and Tettnang hops give every sip balance and subtle bite.

Malt: Caramel, Roasted Barley
Hops: Amarillo, Tettnang

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
zoucrew102 (732) - - OCT 25, 2014
Bomber. Pine resiny hop aroma with notes of caramel, toffee and some citrus. Pours reddish amber with a big beige head with good retention and lacing. Starts with sweet caramel and toffee flavors with a rich mouthfeel. Finishes slightly dry with pine resin hoppiness and a bit of citrus. Nice, well balanced red.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6403) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
"Get it at the brewery...itís AWESOME fresh...maybe a 4.5+. Good in the bottle too, about a 4, but I love Deschutes and thereís been a time or 2 when it was the best beer they were serving on tap, and iím more of a stout/imperial ipa type of guy!"

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Masterkush7 (575) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 17, 2014
Pours a hazy deep red with an off-white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, fruit with hints of bread and hops. Taste is medium sweet leading to a light bitter hop finish. Pretty decent stuff. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rederic (3193) - montrťal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 17, 2014
22oz bottle, dark amber color, with a pillowy beige head, mild toasted, munich malt, spicy floral hop nose, with a faint toffee, citrus, resiny, leafy accent in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate, with an earthy flowery citrus, leafy, grassy, tobacco leaf hoppy, tea leaf, light lemon, grapefruit rind, resiny character, with a faint raw grainy toasted, pale, munich malt, mint leaf, bitter brocoli raad vegetable flavour, leading towards a lemon, grapefruit rind citrusy, lingering leafy, grassy, resiny, citrus hop bitterness finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lagerboy (1446) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 16, 2014
Bomber. Clear deep copper, firm tan foam slow settles. Aroma of c-malt and grassy hop. Taste is light roast caramel/toffee malt, tangy citrus floral hop, some herbs and spice. Average carbonation, medium bodied, moderately hopped. Another quality offering from Deschutes. LBW (Lagerboys Be Wary)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
keepersj12 (2834) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - OCT 10, 2014
Nitro tap at Pinocchio's in Media PA. Pretty red with a small head. The aroma is caramel malt with a hint of wood. The flavor is malty sweet with a nice bitter balance. An exceptional red. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DiarmaidBHK (3610) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 6, 2014
bottle from Hazelís beverage world. pours amber with a thin khaki head. leaves a lot of lacing. nice hop notes on the nose. has a bit of grapefruit on the tongue that finishes pretty clean. itís a nice example of the style supercharged in a way that you would expect from Deschutes.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Barreras (1141) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - OCT 2, 2014
Pours a copper color with a caramel malt aroma. Taste is clean, with a malt and sweet toffee flavor. The flavor is subtle with a slight roasted malt aftertaste. A bit sweet for a red amber ale but overall okay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (7387) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - SEP 29, 2014
Nitro tap at Town Hall Lanes. Rich orange-amber pour with a nice frothy nitro head. Toffee, pine - this is just okay for me. I donít think the nitro is doing this any favors - Iíd guess the aroma / flavor would pop a little more if on CO2.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nsanders (638) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - SEP 18, 2014
Nitro tap at Pizza Luce. Dark amber with a creamy tan head. Caramel, over ripe apples, tree sap and plastic aromas. Flavor is sweet at first, but has a strange plastic aftertaste. Medium body with the creamy nitro feel.

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