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RATINGS: 95   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
American red ale. Very malty and crisp. It has all the fun without the AMD (Acid Mine Damage)! Brewed with Palisade for the bittering and late hopped with Liberty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (6835) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 26, 2006
UPDATED: JAN 10, 2011 Sampled on draft at the brewery this beer poured a reddish-brown color with a small white head. The aroma is sharp citrusy hops and nice light malts. The flavor is malty, nutty and has a sharply bitter fruity hop presence. The finish is sharp and biting and rather long.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
3fourths (9146) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 22, 2006
UPDATED: APR 1, 2009 Draught at the brewery. Dark yet bright ruby red body with a creamy white head. Has a sweet sugary marachino cherry hop flavor, crisp but very light on the tongue. Some lactic flavors are present, with a light biscuity malt flavor as well. A bit light on the tongue, a bit lacking a depth of flavors. Moderately hopped and sweet overall, but lacking depth.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Phatz (225) - Paradise, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 1, 2006
This was actually surprisingly good. Very well done Otto’s! Appearance: Served an amber read color in a pint glass. Smell: Hoppy amber caramel aroma, with hints of fruitiness and bitterness. Taste: This beer was similar to how I remembered St. Rogue Red with sweet malts through the center, and crisp edges with a bitter hop kick. Mouthfeel: The medium body it thin-ish but zippy enough to feel bigger than the body would suggest. Drinkability: This is a very easy sessionable beer! Hope this is helpful. Cheers!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
jehoey (765) - Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 29, 2006
firkin friday casked ale: Big carel malt aroma hops are dectectbable with a hint of pine. Deep reddish brown color, a little cloudy from the cask. lots of malt, some pine, grapefruit aftertaste. the biggest draw back was in the mouthfeel. felt thick, but didn’t have a lasting impression. good lacing on the glass. For a red ale its awesome

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thebigpopper (7) - USA - MAR 22, 2006 does not count
growler, march 21 2006. if killians was a micro, it’d probably taste something like this. i think that sums it up; it’s definitely worth a try though, you won’t be sorry unless you dislike this style of beer in general

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dickinsonbeer (5074) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - NOV 13, 2005
Better than average for an amber ale, but still nothing that makes this stand out, except for the fact that they used some unusual hops for the style. I really liked the spiciness imparted by both the liberty and n brewer. Pretty good balance of caramel malts all the way through. Pretty smooth, and easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
egajdzis (6130) - Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 11, 2004
Draft at the Old Corner... Poured a dark amber with a creamy off white head and light lacing on the glass. Very hoppy aroma. The taste was nicely balanced between bitter hops, and very nice sweet malts. One of the better Amber Ales I have had.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DocLock (9999) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 21, 2004
UPDATED: JUL 11, 2016 This is a great red ale. Pours deep amber/red, with aroma of toffee, malt, caramel, and slight red wine. Tastes very malty, with a finishing blast of hops, toffee, and cabernet to the posterior papillae. Awesome!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Probiere (992) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 18, 2004
UPDATED: APR 19, 2004 This sucker was nearly glowing ruby red. Little head, but an understated and intense biscuit/caramel/meaty maltiness that was quite refreshing. Hops are not pushy. Best I've had tonight.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
edo104 (1) - USA - APR 18, 2004 does not count
This is the only beer from this brewery I have had and it's pretty good. Very similar to Victory Hop Devil. So, if you've had that and like it, you'll love this one.

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