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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Double Red Ale.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlabastorJones (800) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 11, 2010
Clear amber body, fluffy tan head, aroma is rich barley and soft floral hops, flavor is deep caramel, upfront bitters without much hop flavor, bitters all the way through to the end of this swig, finishes dry, I think this is a great example of an american strong ale one of the best I’ve had in a while.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
pdx77 (1193) - Oregon, USA - JUL 6, 2014
On draught at Hopworks Urban Brewery. Light amber color. Aroma is caramel, molasses, and sweet citrus. Taste is caramel, molasses, biscuit malt, and light grass and citrus. Smooth finish and sweet caramel aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vyvvy (3876) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUN 26, 2014
On tap at the brewpub - Pours golden copper with a beige head. The aroma has thick american strong bready maltiness, caramel, toasty malt and some earthy hoppy bitternesss. It has a full rich smooth body with light carbonation. The flavor begins with bread, caramel, toffee and English yeast. The finish is biscuity and show some alcohol. Good for the style.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (3615) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 8, 2014
Draught @ Hopworks, Portland, OR

Malty, sweet and hoppy ale. Quite balanced.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bpreo (1491) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JUN 1, 2014
D.O.A. by H.U.B. It’s not dead on arrival, but Deluxe Organic Ale. It’s an American Pale Ale with a typical flavor. Nice and strong, tasted fine.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
writerljberg (631) - Oregon, USA - MAR 7, 2014
On tap. A: Dark caramel color. Thin head. Modest lacing. N: Pineapple, caramel, toffee, malt, esters. Cracker. T: Sweet and a little savory. Bitterness is restrained. M: Medium heavy. A bit oily. No alcohol presence. O: I had this years ago, and I wasn’t impressed. They’ve made it a superior beer - good for those who enjoy Arrogant Bastard.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gription79 (2228) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - DEC 27, 2013
Had on draft at the brewery. This is caramel malts, fruity hop character with some slight floral notes, slight alcohol fruitiness as well as some heat. I am impressed.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DialSquare (2505) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 30, 2013
On tap from a sampler at the brewery in Portland: subdued light crisp - bready, nutty, bitter - surprised it’s nearly 7abv - felt almost sessionable. 7.0

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
douglas88 (5798) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 7, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a copper color with a medium white head. A medium caramel nose with floral hops. The flavor is caramel, toffee, some light crisp bitter hops, earthy. Good brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jade (406) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 15, 2013
Cloudy red gold, minimal head. Fruity hops aroma. Strong hops flavour, bitter after taste - not too bad at all.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
skoisirius (1570) - Earth, Washington, USA - MAY 24, 2013
Bottle. it’s kind of like...an amped up amber ale that actually has something going on with it. Good go to in certain situations.


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