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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A rustic American red ale with caramel & aromatic Munich Malts for smooth drinkability & a sweet, malty finish.


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2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
hero27 (19) - Iowa, USA - AUG 14, 2006
On-tap @ the Brewpub. Light brown color with orange highlights. Aroma is mostly toffee malts and some subtle fruits as well. In addition to the toffee/caramel flavor is a subtle fruit aspect which didn’t really do anything for me. The lack of any hop flavor is a bit disappointing, and leads to it being a bit too sweet for my taste, but the caramel malts are still tasty. Not one of the best beers from this brewpub.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Headbanger (3306) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - AUG 28, 2014
10 Point Sampler 6/25/14 (Moosejaw)-Pours amber with a small head. Aroma of caramel, malt, and slight toffee. Taste of the same. This light to medium bodied brew was just another amber.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cards04 (1765) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 10, 2014
A better beer of the night. Nice reddish pour. Toasty and sweet aromas and flavors. Caramel and grains. Nice.

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
jeffbigD (16) - - MAY 29, 2014
Very smooth flavor at first. Palate becomes bitter after several sips. Overall decent ale.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
nakedwhendrunk (2139) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Reviewed from notes. Consumed last summer as I was traveling through Wisconsin Dells. The appearance is a red/amber colored body, less than a film of a white head. Some carbonation is seen rising. The smell has some caramel malts up front, light nuttiness. The taste is mainly sweet throughout, not much balance, caramel aftertaste and a dry finish. The palate is a light to medium, somewhat sessionable, and adequately carbonated for the style and for me. Overall, there is nothing bad about this beer, but there is nothing spectacular about it either, still its not bad with food.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Christpuncher (1173) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 26, 2013
An average red beer at best. Pretty bitter with a dry finish. Not very hoppy and pours red in color. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
doubelknv3 (985) - Illinois, USA - FEB 16, 2013
Amber with thin off white head. Caramel, floral, and fruity aroma. Medium bodied, flavor like aroma, and mild roast notes. Lite bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lemke10 (794) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 24, 2013
Pours a medium amber color with an average head on it. Really didn’t have too much of a scent to it. Had a really good malt taste to it that finished rather nicely with a nutty after taste. Had a really good taste overall making for a decent beer.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madvike (2734) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 15, 2012
On tap at the brewpub - Pours reddish amber with a tan head. Nose is lighy nutty with caramel sweetness and light herbal hopping. Taste is lightly sweet malt with the same nuttiness, but an odd butter and light sweet bread component. No hopping to speak of. Light and watery, with medium carbonation. Taste is definitely a let down with this one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (6644) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JUN 14, 2012
On tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear amber with an orange hue and a tan head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has a nice late caramel note with a hint of grassy hops and bread. Flavor has has grains up front with a bit of sweetness and a hint of grassy hops.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - MAY 19, 2012
Toast dust air light herbal hops a poura hazy red ambee big frothy head. A little sugary. Toast hay air english ale notes. Meh (jon 2009)


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