Brewed by Parallel 49 Brewing Company
Style: Amber Ale
Vancouver, Canada


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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Give me your tears, Gypsy! This ruby red ale will mesmerize you with a caravan of malt flavour and entrancing hop presence. Served as Gyparillo Red IPA at Cask Days 2012, dry hopped with Gypsy and Amarillo Hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JToth (30) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 24, 2014
Dark amber colour with a cream coloured head. Caramel malt with a touch of fruit in the aroma. Taste is strong in caramel malts with some piney and fruity malts. Little bit of a bitter finish. Pretty solid amber ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kschep (1706) - DENMARK - JUN 8, 2014
Nose is subtle red berries, some sweet menthol, leaves, feel is medium, taste is decent red grape, rosehip, cooked vegetables, later weak bile, cereal

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MunBro (506) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 7, 2014
Aroma of malts and hops. Probably the best amber IPA I have tried. Nice hops and not overwhelming malts - incredible balance.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Crit (3393) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 5, 2014
Sparkling amber,beige head.Vague fruity nose.Thin light fruity start,lasting medium strength hop finish. Also something odd I canít identify

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (11491) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Bottle at West Coast Brew Fest 2014. Pours copper with a white head. Light fruit/malt aromas. Med body, maybe. Flavor is roast malt with very little hop. Itís an amber. Good for an amber tho.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oakes (12788) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 13, 2014
Hazy dull amber, leafy, floral and light caramel aroma, a bit fizzy, but nice fruity, floral character. Kind of yeasty and muddled, though, tough to get through a full one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (1836) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2014
Pours more garnet than ruby with thin head that leaves nice lacing. Good hop/malt balance -- mostly caramel and pine.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RD400F (198) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 21, 2014
Bottle to pint glass, beer pours a ruby red with a slightly off white foam top which fades fairly quickly and needed a lot of convincing to come out in the first place. Aroma is hop forward, grass, mint, cheese, slight pineyness...very faint biscuit. Meh. Taste again is more hop forward stuff but balances better with the malt and is accompanied by medicinal and slight spice. Palate is nice and crisp, thin bodied, co2 is on the low side. Balance is pretty good and the alcohol undetectable. Overall a decent beer, very drinkable but not one I think Iíll buy again as I find it a bit simple. However that may be one of itís advantages...it goes very well with food.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
houblonchien (89) - CANADA - DEC 21, 2013
Pours mahogany in the glass with a nice head. Floral notes on the nose. Citrus on the tongue. Some complexity with this beer. Finishes a touch bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markas101 (1898) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 28, 2013
Tap, craft beer Hall. Mild Aroma, slightly less body than expected. Sharp caramel metallic flavour. Decent though.

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