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RATINGS: 353   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Fall is here and with it our seasonal ale, Red Hoptober. Shining like autumn leaves in a globe glass this beer pours a dark and lovely garnet as it builds a bright, inviting head. The Eldorado hops are bold and present with a distinct, piney flavor while the caramel malt and roasted barley provide a backbone to stand Red Hoptober upright. Centennial and Cascade hops offer hints of citrus, tickling the nose, while the tongue carries a subtle, roasty tone that pairs pleasantly with the warming bite of bitter. Red Hoptober is perfect for shortening days and campfire nights.


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4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
cblado (233) - Washington, USA - OCT 22, 2012
12 oz bottle. Pours a beautiful reddish amber color. Aroma is caramel malt with some toffee. Also some grassy hops. Flavor is a delicious blend of caramel malt, toffee, and toast. Palate is perfect. Overall this is an excellent amber. It almost snuck by me, but I’m glad I decided to try it. Now I have another reason to look forward to autumn.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3041) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUN 8, 2014
From a 12 oz bottle. Pours a deep red amber with an off white head. Malty nose. Flavors of toasted nuts, some light caramel and grassy hop notes. Bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (1242) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Pours a nice amber color with white head. Caramel malt, pine, and some floral notes on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a nice amount of citrus.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (8913) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 6, 2014
Deep amber, creamy tan head. Malty and happy, just enough resinous hops to go with the malt bill.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
morrdt (682) - Dirty Mo’, North Carolina, USA - FEB 17, 2014
Six pack from the Local Harris Teeter Supermarket. Pours a clear dark amber/brown color with almost no head. Aromas of caramel, chocolate, and some citrus. Taste is medium bitter, palate is alive with medium body and a light creamy texture. Well made and easy drinking, a good beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brandon1989 (239) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 7, 2014
pours a ruby amber color with a medium sized head. the aroma is hoppy, nutty, and pine. the taste is very similar and well balanced.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (534) - Collinsville, USA - NOV 6, 2013
I had this at Global Brew. Pours reddish with a off white head. Taste hoppy, pine, Carmel. I thought this was good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ryrpat (100) - Illinois, USA - OCT 19, 2013
Nice fall seasonal. Helpse transition off my summer of ipas. Has hint of fall and just enough hops to add flavor. Nice beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BMan1113VR (7830) - Los Angeles, California, USA - SEP 16, 2013
On tap at New Belgium (GABF week 2012). Pours with a clear bronze hued body with a large tan head. Aromas are nutty and toasty, sort of victory like malt, maple and grainy with a light fruity notes. Flavors are light coffee, nutty and roasty, grainy, clean. Slightly strong bitterness for what was expected. Fuller carbonation with a relatively dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mora2000 (5539) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 13, 2013
Red with a white head. The aroma is full of pine with some red ale malt. The flavor is fairly hoppy. I get some heavy pine and grass notes as well as some toffee character. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Terminizzle (9) - Washington, USA - AUG 12, 2013 does not count
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