Brewed by Fort Garry/Two Rivers (Russell)
Style: Amber Ale
Winnipeg, Canada


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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 2.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Fort Garry is Manitoba’s oldest microbrewery. Established in 1930, our recipes and brewing techniques are a time honoured tradition that have been passed down through the generations. Our Fort Garry Rouge is hand crafted in small batches and naturally aged without preservatives.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
solidfunk (5924) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - OCT 26, 2015
Malty rust flavor with some caramel. All mash. Light amber pour. Light sweet finish and very cloying. Not great. Bottle.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Atom (1913) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 28, 2015
Pint can pours a bright clear mahogany/Amber with a large grayish khaki head. Mild caramel and toffee malts with light doughy yeast. Taste starts out with bright crisp toffee and caramel malt some hop bitterness and yeast to he finish. Not as bad as I expected.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
deyholla (8864) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 18, 2015
Can. Pours a clear amber red with a a tan head that starts and remains at the edges. Aroma has a good amount of bread with a bit of straw underlying. Flavor has more sweet grain with a bit of corn and bread supporting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
reebtogi (5068) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 2, 2015
473ml can pours amber in color with a 2 finger off-white head that has decent retention and leaves some spotted lacing on the glass. Aroma is grainy and grassy with some hints of caramel. Taste is a grassy hop bitterness with a grainy malt sweetness. There is some undesirable flavors that linger after each sip. Not a particularly good brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ljthiessen (901) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 15, 2014
A very average and uninspired amber ale. A malty sweetness with just a touch of hops, caramel and some grain notes. Not the worst thing to drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dreamflower (709) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 8, 2012
Not the strongest or most interesting beer in the world. What there was of flavour and aroma was pleasant enough, hence my completely average review.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
cards04 (2464) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 25, 2011
not a bad beer. slightly bitter - nice color and head. Nothing to rush out and buy - but not a bad beer either

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
northropfrye (2904) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 7, 2011
UPDATED: AUG 26, 2011 Bottle. An okay amber ale. Red and a little sweet. This is passable but nothing special.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
piscator34 (2181) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 24, 2011
Bottled sample. Amber in colour with strong carbonation. Aromas are of caramel malt, burnt sugar, and wet grains. Flavours are a mix of caramel sweetness and more wet grains. A bit of a tinny note on the finish. A bit of mouth coating sweetness too. Nothing overly offensive, but really just another bland beer from Fort Garry.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUL 23, 2011
A - Light caramel A - Reddish brown with cream coloured head T - Slightly sour and bitter P - Medium O - Ehh...

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