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RATINGS: 164   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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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.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
travita (3857) - Frisco, Texas, USA - AUG 16, 2009
On tap at the ballpark in Arlington last night. Amber to brown in color with a thin beige colored head. The smell is caramel, malts, roast, grains. The taste is the weak, some malts, some hops. Better than Bud.
Earlier Rating: 3/18/2008 Total Score: 2.5
Amber to red in color with an ok head. Aroma is malty with a touch of hops and that goes for the flavor as well. Some biscuit like flavors as well. Seemed weak and watery though.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
drowland (5981) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - AUG 14, 2009
Got this in a trade from Cavie. Light body with a hint of malt and some sour flavors

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 1, 2009
(Draught) Pours an amber-brown body with a moderate beige head. Aroma of roasted nuts (dominates), earth, and caramel. Flavor of roasted malt, caramel, and grassy hops. Resembles more of a Vienna lager rather than a Premium.
Earlier Rating: 1/9/2005 Total Score: 3.2
(Bottle) Pours a clear amber body with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramel and mild hops. Malt base flavor with caramel and hops.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
StefanSD (2088) - Lakeside, California, USA - JUN 25, 2009
12 oz bottle of Buffalo Butt courtesy of ericandersnavy. Pours a slightly cloudy amber-brown color with a small foamy beige head. The aroma is moderate and earthy with sweet malts, rye biscuit and dust. The flavor is light and indistinct until the finish kicks in and then I get iced tea, nuts, and bready malts. The palate is thin and metallic. Overall: I’m glad for the chance to try this as I kinda like weird named beers, but thats where the novelty ends, this is no Moose Drool.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
crajun (938) - , Texas, USA - JUN 25, 2009
UPDATED: APR 3, 2010 bottle of Buffalo Butt. appears I liked more than most.. couldy rusty pour with thin foamy head. Sweet malt aroma and taste. Great first 1/2 of beer; not much in second half. Easy/smooth going down will p/u a 6 pk re rate 3/2010 lowered rating from 3.3 to 2.8; think I would rather a shiner; a little too malty sweet

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cavie (3754) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - JUN 12, 2009
UPDATED: JUN 30, 2010 On tap at the BALLPARK!!!! (Labeled as Texas Red). It is VERY dark for a lager, but that’s better than most. Dark brown. Little aroma. Highly roasted taste. Roasted caramel and burnt nuts. Very dark for a lager, yet highly enjoyable. I prefer this over any of the macro lights that they offer at the park, especially if I’m gonna pay 8.50 for one beer!
Earlier Rating: 2/9/2008 Total Score: 3.1
This beer had a medium body, slick feel, average carbonation, long finish, a nutty flavour. It was rather woody, amber colored with a hint of orange but very clear. When poured, it left a white foam. I would characterize this as medium sweet, very bitter, but lightly sour beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tronraner (2459) - Walland, Tennessee, USA - MAY 30, 2009
12 oz bottle (labeled "Buffalo Butt"), thanks to Soonah. Pours a hazy rust color with respectable off-white head. The aroma is quite toasty with some faint caramel hints, a bit of iced tea, shoe polish, and super-ripe papaya. The flavor is lightly toasted malts, a little bit of herbal hop, and some distant fruity notes. The finish is slightly dry and carbonic, leaving a faint leathery aftertaste. Not bad for what it is.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
jkwalking05 (3646) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2009
Amber red in color with a small off-white head. Aromsa is weak but is of malt and light hops. Taste is the same.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ekarmst (44) - Ames, Iowa, USA - DEC 30, 2008
Bottle sampled was named Buffalo Butt. Small nose with no hops and a hint of malt. Quite clear, head is thin but does form a nice lace. Over attenuated and thin, very one dimensional. Tart and a bit sour with more carbonation than expected. An appropriately named beer.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BelgianBeerGal (3103) - Panama City, Florida, USA - NOV 26, 2008
Bottled. Ho-hum, average beer. Everything just seemd a little muddled and thin. Not bad just not something I would try again.


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