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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   IBU: 58   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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A hoppy Northwest style red ale. Lots of late addition Cascade hops give this malty red ale a floral and spicy aroma. Finishes with a subtle malty sweetness.


3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ACHops (946) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 20, 2012
On tap @ Georgetown Liquor Company. Pours dark amber with thin lingering head. Aroma is caramel and roasted malts with just a hint of hops. Taste is thick caramel malts with nice floral hops on the finish. A solid red and a local favorite.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cstuartj (1018) - Washington, USA - APR 13, 2012
Clean golden brown, nice thick head. Malty crisp nose. Very nice clean bitter attack, malty, earthy. Lingering finish. Yumm.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (34817) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 9, 2012
From tap at Taphouse Grill. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is mild fruity and light citrusy. Mild peachy and light fruity sweet. Crisp hoppy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
vacantskies (208) - Spokane, Washington, USA - FEB 27, 2011
Dull brown in color. The flavor bright and crisp. The aroma is hoppy with lots of pine

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Crit (3534) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 13, 2010
Amber/red,small beige head.Light citrus hop nose.Mellow malt fore, medium citrus hop profile, light lasting citrus hop finish. One of the better offerings from one of the poorer breweries

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hbmason (1086) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - SEP 4, 2010
in tap at the brewery. a nice red ale as advertised. has a nice head. pretty smooth for 6.5 percent. nothing awesome but a very good red ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
OldMrCrow (2141) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 4, 2010
UPDATED: MAY 10, 2015 Tap at Fiddlers 2/4/10 Really nice rich red-brown pour, lovely grapefruit hop aroma with plenty of caramel wrapped around the citrus. Quite a bit stronger than your usual red ale, this one is definitely a PacNW red, pushing IPA territory rather than coming anywhere near British ESB authenticity. And that turns out to be largely a good thing; the beer is lovely and dry, not overwhelmingly bitter but certainly would not be boring even to a diehard hophead. A pleasant surprise. 7/4/7/4/14=3.6

Growler revisit 5/9/15 Description above pretty much stands. I wouldn’t call it dry as I did above, but it was indeed a pleasant surprise given my priors on PacNW red ales and on Georgetown brewing. I’d drop it to about 7/3/7/3/14=3.4 and I’ll update accordingly.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gracefullypunk (667) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 31, 2010
On tap at Georgetown Brewing. Pours red-orange with foamy beige head. Citrus and pine in the aroma. Initial sharp hop taste fades quickly, leaving a faint earthy and malty taste. Creamy palate.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - OCT 8, 2009
Tap @ Crusty’s: Dark ruby ebony color, light head and nice lacing. Nose of light fruity hops and caramel malt. Flavor is balanced, spicy malt and lighter hops, a tangy finish and moderate body. Kinda in the middle bland.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pinkzambia (1641) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 26, 2009
Tap @ Kahootz: Amber color with a white ring head. It has sweet malty aromas full of nuts and toffee perhaps. The flavor is equally malty with some cardboard thrown in. It has a thin finish as well as a slightly bitter aftertaste. To me, it’s a pretty good example of an ESB.


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