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RATINGS: 351   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Our Signature beer. Brewed to the same recipe in all locations. A very robust Red ale made with Centennial and Cascade hops which lend a spicy finish to the beer. We have brewed more Sharkbite Red ale than any other beer on our menu. Alcohol Varies.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ober (2813) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2012
A clear red/brown colored beer, with a light beige head. The aroma of red fruits, some caramel and hop. The taste of sweet fruits, with strong bitter hops. The aftertaste has sweets moving to dry bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
iowaherkeye (2699) - Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, USA - JUL 31, 2012
Shark Bite Red OB. Tap at PP. Clear medium red with brownish highlights and a one finger creamy beige head, good retention. Pine hop nose with plenty of dry scorched toffee notes,light caramel Flavor follows, lots of pine and toffee. Very dry, minimal sweetness. Bitterness peaked at a 5-6. Moderate smooth carbonation with a medium body. As far as strong hoppy reds go, this is good. Just not my thing. 7-4-7-4-13--3.5
Earlier Rating: 1/4/2007 Total Score: 3.4
12oz bottle, no date. Pours a clear ruby brown with a 1/2 finger yellow beige head. Aroma is of buttery malts, citrusy hops, some caramel--a bit like Lake Louie Kiss the Lips IPA. Taste is again buttery with some moderate bitterness at best. There is some caramel and a minimal amount of roasted malts. Light to medium bodied, light to moderate carbonation, yet smooth. I can see how this is their signature beer--quite a bit of flavor compared to a Budweiser, but still quite inoffensive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
adrosson (148) - California, USA - JUL 14, 2012
Was a little disappointed. Got some roasted malt but the flavor felt empty. On tap at brewpub solana beach.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ekstedt (6082) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 14, 2012
Draught at Ölrepubliken, Göteborg, Sweden. Clear deep copper, medium creamy tan head. Caramelly and nutty malt aroma with plenty of piney and citric hops. Light to medium bodied, soft carbonation. Semi dry with a firm bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nisse666 (5214) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2012
Draught at Ölrepubliken 2012-07-10 AR: roasted maltiness, red berries fruitiness AP: dark amber, frothy beige head F: smooth roasted malt, red berries, wee fudginess

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gnoff (8907) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2012
Draught at Ölrepubliken, on July 10, 2012
Clear reddish to copper color, tan head. Sweet, oats, fruity, hoppy, grainy scent. Peppers, sweet, caramel, hoppy, bitter taste. Medium to smooth mouthfeel, high bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheJestersBeer (2279) - SWEDEN - JUL 8, 2012
Draught. (I’m a bit confused as to which Shark Bite entry I shall rate, but this seems to be the one with the correct ABV.) Pours a clear, lustrous, deep copper, with a white head. Very hoppy, spicy aroma, spruce, herbs, malt, caramel, resin, apricot, faintly smoky, toffee. Dry, full bodied, high bitterness, balanced CO2. Hoppy, spicy taste, apricot, spruce, resin, malt, caramel, toffee, earth, chocolate, pine. Fruity, a bit rustique (nicely so!), ends quite dry. (2012-07-04)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (18893) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2012
2nd July 2012
Keg at the Craft. Clear amber beer, little pale tan head. Light palate, a little crisp. Nice minerals. A little creamy malt with cream and toffee. Mild hops - mellow pine. Smooth finish. Not bad, liked it, but really light on hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (5457) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 30, 2012
(Draught at Bishops Arms Folkungagatan, 20120627) The beer poured with red wine colour and clear. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had malts, molasses and hops. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, molasses, hops, sweetness, mildy roasted malts and medium bitterness. Aftertaste was hoppy, malty and bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hirigalzkar (2593) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 30, 2012
Draught @ BA Folkis.Pours brown-red. Butter, burned caramel and marzipan notes in the aroma. Taste has got notes of chocolate, citrus and reisin.Quite crisp. Quite bitter in aftertaste.

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