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RATINGS: 9   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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Spur is the girl you take home to your parents. Pouring a beautiful red hue, this full bodied ale strikes a balance between lots of hop and caramel malts. Hopped with Centennial and Columbus, Spur is full of flavor and complexity.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
TheShepherds (54) - chapel hill, North Carolina, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Some folks might like this. We’re just not a big fan of the citrusy beers and this was quite hoppy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foxbush (1445) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - APR 4, 2015
Draft at Tavern 77 Columbia, SC. The ale poured a deep dark Amber with almost no head. there was lacing for the limited head. A nice Amber ale with some balanced bitterness and sweet malts. The ale had a medium body with soft carbonation. Th finish was dry with some bitterness in the back of your mouth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
geologyguy (901) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - FEB 20, 2015
Smells a bit hoppy slightly fruity, middle of the road taste balanced malt and hops, taste waters out a bit with time

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (5971) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Atlanta, Ga - Taco Mac - Lindbergh. Dark copper pour, frothy off white head nice lacing. Candy-like aroma with some pomegranate fruitiness. Light chocolate nuttiness with a touch of bubblegum and some root beer candy notes. Thick enough mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DiarmaidBHK (3675) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 24, 2014
Bottle from Sam’s Quik shop. Pours amber with a thin white head. Leaves a lot of lacing in the glass. Nice caramel notes on the nose along with some citrus hoppiness. Defineitley has a malty richness balanced by the citrus hops. Finishes clean. I liked it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 15, 2014
12 ounce bottle from Bruisin. Pours a slightly hazy red color with a large frothy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of spicy, herbal hops, nutty notes and a bit of toffee. The taste is caramel malts, citrus and herbal hops, toasted malts, nuts, raisin, sugared raisin. Medium bodied, slight lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat (3800) - Georgia, USA - NOV 8, 2013
Comes out of the tap a slightly hazy mahogany with a thick, fine-bubbled buff head that leaves generous lacing. Malty aroma has hoppy, woody and yeasty hints. Flavor is rather hoppy, almost like an IPA, woody with some malt and a bit of yeast. Texture is smooth and fairly tingly, leaving a woody-hop and malty finish. I hope this review will "spur" you to try one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
emacgee (4289) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - OCT 31, 2013
Clean rugby red pour with one finger of sandy tan head. Nose shows diacetyl and fruit skin and cooked peaches. Flavor shows alcohol upfront and some weird fruity notes. Strange beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OldGrowth (2854) - the Containment Area, North Carolina, USA - SEP 20, 2013
Pint at Brewery. Good aroma. Sweet. Malty. Minor hops. kind of bread dough. Nutty. Bit of citrus. Nice dark brownish orange color. Good head and lace. Medium body. Smooth creamy mouthfeel. Bitter finish that lingers. . Good red ale, what LR calls it, Has a bite on the finish. Enjoyable.

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