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RATINGS: 1081   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Deep Amber red color, with a fragrant malt aroma. Flavorful notes of rich caramelized malt and noble hop flavors harmonize on the palate leading to a crisp clean finish. Named after one of Cleveland’s most respected safety directors, who frequented the brewpub’s bar during his tenure from 1935-1941 and, according to popular legend, was responsible for the bullet holes still evident today.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mrjaxson (267) - .08 Junction, Wisconsin, USA - APR 23, 2014
Superior balance throughout, with the malts enticing the nose upon pouring and the hops barely winning out on the finish. Darn pretty to look at, too.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brentv (237) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 18, 2014
From bottle. Pours a dark amber color with a medium whitish head. Aroma of caramel with a similar taste. Moderately sweet. Lightly hopped.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bconch (263) - - APR 7, 2014
Deep red color with a sweet, malty nose. Nice balance with a small hop bite. Not a big fan of ambers but this is good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lothore (455) - California, USA - MAR 29, 2014
A- Pours a deep copper color with a nice, 2 finger, off white head that leaves lots of lacing on then way down. S- Bready, dark fruit T- Sweet, slightly fruity, hints of roasted malt. A little too sweet on the back end for me. M- Medium bodied with ample carbonation. D- This is a decent brew however i’d like a little more of a hop kick to balance it out.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (1842) - Illinois, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Rich amber/copper color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, grassy hops, & caramel; Flavor of slight roasted malt, caramel, hops, and some spice; Finish is slightly bitter; Nicely balanced; Good.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2596) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 25, 2014
bottle. amber with one finger head. mild malt body with some caramel. light hops. very smooth and tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
orangenblu62 (21) - Illinois, USA - MAR 14, 2014
Great Lakes is one of my favorite breweries. Very flavorful but a little bitter for my liking.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
joshwoodward (489) - - MAR 13, 2014
Had a glass on tap as part of a flight at Ashley’s in Ann Arbor. Dark color. This is very nice, but on the sweet side for me.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KUEric (884) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 3, 2014
A solidily malt-forward beer with some caramel and biscuts on the nose. A solid amber with hints of hops (I was expecting more hops)

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (205) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours cherry red, no head. A: candied fruit. T: caramel red apple, a little sweet on the finish. P: light, juicy feel with a medium carb and body. Refreshing great example of the style. I would definitely get this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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