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Pyramid Irish Red Ale
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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Distinctly dry.
Our Irish Red Ale features a distinct focus on richly roasted specialty malts, making for an extremely aromatic and flavorful experience. This Irish Red pairs perfectly with blustery springtime afternoons and a nice corned beef sandwich.

Malts:
2-row Pale Barley, CaraRed, Caramel 80L, Carafa II

Hops:
Nugget, Willamette


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bb (6858) - Alamo, California, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Bottle. Ruby-brown beer with a tan head. Malt and light roast aroma with light cocoa. malt and light citrus flavor with light toffee. Medium bodied. Malt and light toffee lingers with citrus.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Bottle:   Deep amber, slightly dull from some sediment, large frothy sandy head, little lacing.   Soft pine and pith nose.   Has a slight rye aspect?   Sweet bready malts, almost whole wheat, with some sweet citrus peel and pith.   Not what I was expecting for an Irish Ale.   Backside seems a little peaty.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Moderate breadiness on the finish, touch of caramel, mild peat, pale toasted malts, with soft citrus peel and pith bitterness.   Not bad, but pretty pedestrian.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewDad (4979) - Olympia, Washington, USA - MAR 1, 2013
Dark reddish amber in color, clear with a thin head. Nice malt Irish flavor. Decent amount of hops. Nice easy drinking Red Ale.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
maxwelldeux (3662) - Everett, Washington, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Bottle from the Spring mixer. Nose is extremely yeasty, and actually ends up being closer to a saison than anything else Iíve smelled recently. Taste is a little sour up front, but then finishes off with some toasty bread malty sweetness. Odd beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
robforbes (2073) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - MAR 24, 2013
pours a semi-clear copper red with a small dirty white head, and a little lacing. smell is of caramel, malt, some spice, and a touch of fruit. taste is of caramel, some hops, roasted malt, and slight amount of citrus. ends a little tangy.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
poisoneddwarf (1710) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - JUL 12, 2013
12 oz bottle. Pours hazy amber with a small collapsing cream-colored head. Aroma is caramelly, dough, metal, toast. Taste is malty sweet with little bitterness. Texture is slightly oily, body thin to near medium.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
bpreo (1609) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - MAR 19, 2013
Limited edition beer. Iím trying it two days too late (after St. Patrickís Day). Tasty.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (1550) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 11, 2014
"This one was ok as well. Aroma a little nutty, with a touch of caramel and citrusy hops, but you had to work for it. Flavor is almost dead on with the nose. Average body, average beer."

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
coolpop (1395) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 17, 2013
Bottle. Poured reddish amber with a medium-sized off-white head. Aroma and flavor were malt forward, quite sweet, some caramel and toffee, low bitterness. Standard, forgettable red.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerbaaron (1242) - Arizona, USA - AUG 16, 2014
A little odd to me. Quite roasty, maybe too much. Would probably pass on it next time. Not off putting I guess, just didnít do much for me.


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