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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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oidi (23) - - JUN 28, 2012
On draft Really like this one. A lot of flavors and very good taste. Good bitterness as well. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (11382) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 6, 2015
A reddish copper ale with a thin mocha head. In aroma, sweet fruity caramel malt with smooth floral hops, light mineral notes, pleasant. In mouth, a nice caramel malt with resinous floral hops, light grapefruit notes, light treacle, pleasant and smooth. On tap at Carlsbad location.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tiong (5229) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 29, 2015
Draught @ Pizza Port Carlsbad, Carlsbad, CA

Pours dark orange with a smooth head. Aroma of fresh grassy hops, crisp caramely malts, fruits and resin. Taste is crisp, massively hoppy and fresh grassy with some herbal notes. Finish is crisp, massively hoppy and resinous with some grass and herbal notes. Great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (7600) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 28, 2015
Draught @ Pizza Port, Carlsbad, CA. Pours a copper amber colour with a small foamy head. Aroma of bready malts, some berries and herbs. Flavour of bready malts, a bit of citrus, gooseberry bush and grassy bitterness. Medium bodied. A bit harsh mouthfeel. Good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (8073) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 28, 2015
Tap @ Pizza Port, Carlsbad.
Pours clear golden color with a small head. Caramel malt on the nose, bread, some sweet fruits and pine, mild alcohol notes come through. Malty flavor as well, orange and resin. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
laiti (7706) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 28, 2015
Draught @ Pizza Port, Carlsbad. Aroma has resin, tropical fruits and grapefruit. Flavour has resin, aggressive hops with grapefruit and menthol. Nice, I like the resin here.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (5091) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2015
27th May 2015: on my second flight of beers at the other Carlsbad Pizza Port (but brewed at Bressi according to the beer board). Hoppier than most ’reds’ I have tasted but with plenty of maltiness too. Mild citrus notes play with sweeter fruits while the semi-sweet malts balance out the brew nicely.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (2303) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Aroma: intense hops, some grain. Appearance: dark, clear amber, small head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: dry bitters intensify, some grain malts and floral hops dueling. Overall: OK Red Ale, yet really nothing special. Pint at Pizza Port, Carlsbad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (7485) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 4, 2014
"pours a dark amber red, with finger thick tan head. aroma to my nose was malt dominated with a small dose of hops, with the flavor of caramel & a little chocolate malt. bitter hops at first swallow, but the follow through is malt heavy as well. i was expecting more hops, especially after reading a couple reviews here, but there is still enough to bring some balance. overall, a pretty good, but definitely not great red ale. more complex than the lighter ambers maybe, but not as big as my favorite reds or ambers. something about the malt & hop profile (or maybe the beers age) is just a touch off...has potential, though. I’ll try again in the future."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (13535) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2014
Keg at PP Carlsbad, 21/04/14. Clear amber with reddish hues and a moderate light beige covering. Nose is light pine, red grapefruit, bitter orange, caramel. Taste comprises citric peel, perfumed notes, caramel, candied orange peel, light spice. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close. Ok amber.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mrhoppy (1289) - Santa Clara, California, USA - JAN 2, 2014
Draft. A deep red beer with a huge tan head. The aroma has strong notes of grapefruit and hops, combined with medium notes malt, spices, and fruit. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of hops, and medium notes of malt, caramel, biscuits, and grapefruit, leading to a very bitter finish.

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