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Rahr's Red is a delicious, medium-bodied amber beer. As it crosses over your tongue, you'll notice a bit of caramel-like malt character. You'll also notice a slight hops bitterness-there to remind you that despite its subtle flavoring Rahr's Red is a Texas beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cereviseator (12) - USA - JUN 6, 2007
Aroma didn’t knock my socks off...musty, yeasty, bready notes with some hops hiding in there. Nice deep, garnet color with an off-white head that quickly dissipated. Sweet, caramel/toffee notes with a slightly burnt finish. Body was a bit thin. A somewhat pedestrian amber ale...nothing I would actively seek out.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - APR 7, 2007
Almost clear light amber color with a medium off-white head. Malty with toffee notes a light citrusy hop. Semi-sweet. Dull light malty flavor. Some earthy notes. Thin and watery finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
OhioDad (2493) - Hilliard, Ohio, USA - MAR 10, 2007
12oz bottle via trade with legion242 - Pours pale copper with a short offwhite head. Aromas of light caramel and maybe a touch of grass. Flavor is about the same.. Caramel and light grass.. Maybe a touch of cardboard too. Palate is sweet and this just seems to lack depth.. Not too good..

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fiulijn (14533) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 11, 2007
Draught at Cricket’s Grill, Waco
In December it was available in many pubs around Texas, probably a re-edition of the Yellow Rose Buffalo Butt; more than one bartender confirmed that the beer came from Rahr

Light amber color. It seems to be a reasonable beer (an Ale probably, smooth and with a delicate malt taste), but spoiled by a light medicine aftertaste.
Earlier Rating: 1/11/2007 Total Score: 2.1
Draught at the brewery
Hazy amber color. Aroma of simple Lager. The flavor is not much better, with just a touch of caramel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheEpeeist (3346) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 10, 2007
12 oz bottle. Clear pink orange with a brief white head. Corn flakes and red grapes. Light carb with decent body for a lager (?). Bread, green apple. Dries a little.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scubatrip (596) - Annandale, Virginia, USA - JAN 9, 2007
From the bottle, courtesy of secret santa, pours a clear red with little white head. Smells a little like cranberry juice, and a little bit of malts. Light on the palate with a distict taste of malts, maybe a little cherry, not too complex. Light and refreshing, not the best beer out there but I’d enjoy a few of these on a summer day.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
swanmann (604) - Norman, Oklahoma, USA - NOV 12, 2006
smells like beer, clear light amber color w/thin cream colored head, lightly sweet, well-balanced hoppiness, just not very intense. palate-moderate carbonation w/ quick finish. got it at the brewery, 4 free pints with the purchases of a $5 pint glass, every saturday 1-3pm.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Enniskillen (2029) - Salinas, California, USA - SEP 19, 2006
Body is amber, not much of a head. Aroma is oatmeal, grits, caramel, and that’s about it. Taste has a bit of a wheat character to it which is suprising, along with a light hop background, very light caramel, and a bit of honey. Not very good, pretty bland.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Magjayran (1379) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - AUG 21, 2006
ugh. This one pours a very light clear amber color with a thin white head. Horribly boring aroma with the faintest hint of caramel. This beer is almost beyond flavorless. I have now finished my mixed six-pack of Texas beers and I’m glad to never drink them again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
footbalm (1219) - Western Minneapolis Suburbs, Minnesota, USA - JUN 30, 2006
Thanks go to Walt for this. Had it after a ling run and must say that it was refreshing.. Nothing really stands out flavor wise but it had a mild caramel maltiness with a little grain flavor.

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