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Iron Hill Yakima Red
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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Medium-bodied red ale with a touch of caramel sweetness and distinct citrusy American hop flavor and aroma. Served cask conditioned.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
EithCubes (5088) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Cask at Maple Shade. Dark copper, no head. Sweet and piny, light spice, floral character. Medium body, smooth, not watery. Most pleasant part definitely the darker earth and toffee, good malt development, good hop/malt balance.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
keepersj12 (2758) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - APR 22, 2012
From a cask at the Maple Shade location. Pours a nice amber with a small white head. Hop aroma with some malty sweetness in the back ground. The flavor has the yakima bite to it, almost like pepper, slightly sweet in the end. Dry refreshing sweetness.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Goodgrief (1811) - Middletown, Delaware, USA - MAR 27, 2011
On cask at West Chester location. I can’t say I liked this. It had a grainy/cornsyrup like flavor. Sweet, but not good sweet. It said "aggressively hopped", which it wasn’t...not hoppy at all. I know the cask takes some of the bite away, but this was overall drab and uninspiring and just not good tasting.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeff789 (1408) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2010
Pours a nice amber/red with a white head.. Cask.. Nice fresh citrus hoppy aroma... Sticky hop flavor with not much malt backbone, thin watery sessionable cask ale... Good flavor good aroma, just doesnt stick around, but it not intended to...

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TomDecapolis (4540) - Milton, Delaware, USA - MAR 16, 2009
Firkin at Real Ale Inv PBW09. Pours a reddish orange with a small bubbly off white head. Aroma of lots of citrusy hops, cereal grains, toasted malt, some pine and toffee. Flavor of the same. A hoppy irish red ale. Nicely done.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
egajdzis (5401) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2008
[Firkin @ North Wales] Poured a murky red brown color, with off white bubbles, no lacing. Aroma of citrus, grass, toffee, pine, light fruit. Taste of citrus, toast, resiny pine, toffee, and dark fruit.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
desurfer (1224) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2005
Cask, West Chester. Pours a deep ruby with the typical cask/nitro looking head. Aroma is mild, malty, and sweet. The flavor is overwhelmingly malty with some slight hop undertones. Palate is creamy smooth. A nice quaffer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
agl108 (794) - Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 29, 2009
On cask at Iron Hill, West Chester. Poured deep red with thin off-white head. Starts slightly citrusy and then finishes with an a more profound rush of hoppy bitterness. A bit creamy and smooth but lacking any noteable malt backbone. Just seemed weak all around.


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