Rock Bottom South Red Sour
     click to upload

 No Score 

more ratings

Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1   MEAN: 3.6/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
No commercial description

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GarrettB (1480) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 1, 2012
April 16th, 2011 - The Rock Bottom Sour Red was the very special and very temporary beer of the day when we made the trip to the restaurant for a good, greasy dinner. Its a foxy red color with a lot of cloudiness and sediment, and on pouring into the glass a sharp sour smell brackets the nostrils. Its poignant, but not harsh, refined with a thin aroma of oak, orange and tangerine, and a light smell of fresh construction of freshly cut wood. The flavor is sour too, but never astringent, showing off some of the oak, but not the fruits found in the aroma - at least, not until the mid-taste where some milder, less sharp notes of wood reappear, as well as the slightest squeeze of tangerine juice. Id venture to say that this special beer, although done in small batches, is some of the finest brewing work Ive seen come out of Rock Bottom South Denver.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50