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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.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
phaleslu (6616) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 16, 2012
Draft sample at Schlafly Repeal of Prohibition Festival 2012. Pours a nice reddish-amber with a finger of off-white head. The aroma and flavor are pretty bland- no hop character at all, some light caramel and amber malts, a little toast and cereal- just not much to it. Light-bodied, with moderate carbonation. Nothing offensive here, just weak.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (1732) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 15, 2012
Red it is, well sorta. Lots of caramel malt taste without being overly sweet and some hop bitterness at the end.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 7/20
Kcwildcat98 (47) - - MAR 31, 2012
Good Ale. Has a smooth start with a finish that is not to strong, but you remember you just has a beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Caytinator (962) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - MAR 13, 2012
I had this at "the Back Porch" in Grapevine in a bottle. Brown color, it’s a medium-bodied beer, malty taste, and bitter aftertaste, really good. It’s a chameleon of styles.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Errl (1649) - Plano, Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2012
12oz bottle- Pour is a ruby red, with a off white head...Nose is caramel, peanut, light malts...Taste is caramel, hay,and light malts...Palate is light and smooth..Very easy drinking beer

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RobertDale (3583) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - FEB 22, 2012
12 ounce bottle. Pours a darker amber with an average off-white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, and roast. Taste is malt, caramel, nuts, and some hops. A bit thin. Not exciting but very drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jhamp9 (1086) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JAN 28, 2012
Pours a clear dark amber with a decent cream head and nice lacing. Aroma is faint caramel. Taste is some caramel sweetness, a little nutty, and some bitterness. Very drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Terminus (3256) - Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA - NOV 30, 2011
bottled as Buffalo Butt-Im going against the grain on this one-this is a fine example of this very under looked style that im saying is one of the better versions brewed in this country. pours dark copper with a small off-white soapy head. nose of caramel malt qualities (sweet, lite husky notes), lite lager yeast twang and some faint spicy hops. flavors exhibit the earthy, grainy amber malt qualities. this malt profile in this beer is very clean and spot on. THe only other example from an amercian brewery that would be as good as this is the vienna from Great lakes. other than that, this is definately a winner for this style.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
freeofthoughts (661) - Raytown, Missouri, USA - NOV 17, 2011
Bottle pours pale amber orange with a finger of foam. Smells of bready malt and sweet toffee and caramel are smooth. The taste is nice and malty but not as sweet as the aroma with a herbal hop spice that work nicely in the finish. It is a smooth a slightly creamy beer that goes down real easy when cold and it is not hurt much by warmth. Enjoyable on a cool fall evening.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fiveacestx (605) - Texas, USA - NOV 11, 2011
From a bottle - pours copper with a thin tan head and good carbonation. Nice caramel malt flavor on initial taste. Thin mouthfeel and somewhat of a watery finish.


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