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RATINGS: 805   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 80   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Originally a tweak of Eugene City Tracktown 100 Meter Ale, reformulated for release as Captain Sig’s Deadliest Ale

Style: India Red Ale. Dedicated to the Hansen brothers - Sig, Edgar, and Norman - the Rogues of the Bering Sea. Portions of proceeds of Deadliest Ale will support the Fishermans Fund. Deep red in color, this ale starts off with a floral, slightly citrus hop nose, hop flavor soon fades into the malty backbone of this red ale. 9 Ingredients: Malts: 2 Row Pale, Munich, Carastan and Chocolate. Hops: Amarillo and Cascade. Yeast & Water: Rogue Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water. Specs: 14.5 PLATO 80 IBU 75 AA 20 Lovibond

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NJBeerman013 (1052) - Hamilton Twp., New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2009
22 oz bottle sold as Northwest Ale. Pours a deep ruby amber in color with a tight, fluffy bone colored head. The aroma is very floral, some citrus. The flavor is very floral and hoppy smoothing out as the beer warms to an alcoholic sweetness. Made quite an accompanyment to a king crab dinner.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
keepersj12 (2784) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - APR 20, 2009
Nice earthy aroma. Dark cloudy amber, head laces the glass. Citrus hit with a nice malt then more hops. Crisp and clean. No Alaskan King Crab though this might be the brew to have with them.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NomDeBeer (414) - Maryland, USA - APR 19, 2009
Dark, cloudy amber color - almost brown. Aroma is caramel and citrus hops. Tastes the same plus chalk and cereal malt - crisp and refreshing. Grapefruit bitter finish. Very drinkable and enjoyable - could drink this all day.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bigrond (1499) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 19, 2009
HAd this at Coopers in PA. Bottle says ’Deadliest Ale’, but Rogues website calls it ’Northwest ale’. Rogue also calls this a ’india Red Ale’. either way it’s tasty. Deep reddish hue, hops are well balanced. I think this is more of a red ale than an IPA. give it a try if you can get your hands on it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gmoney (442) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - APR 19, 2009
bottle... foggy amber pour,big white head excellent lacing. aroma of caramel malt and citrus hops.citrus and piney hop flavors with a caramel malt background .full bodied ,sticky ,and a bit heavy. finishes dry with a lasting bitterness .

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
HopBackDoc (474) - Hatboro, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 19, 2009
Pours a dark, murky amber with with a tannish head. Aroma of hops and sweet malts. Flavor was hops right away. Earthy, citrus and bitter hops grab the palate only to be smoothed a bit by sweet caramel malts and even a bit doughy before the bitter finish. A bit heavy in the body, it might be tough to call this a session beer. Very enjoyable and delicious. Kudos to Rogue once again for a different and delicious offering.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aurelius (4442) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2009
Nice, mellow, chalky, west coast PA aroma. Not clear, but not cloudy either, and it was odd how much sediment there was given the clarity. Tea colored, fluffy head that goes lacy. A dry, crackery-caramel take on a woody amber. Medium heavy hopping. Mouthfeel was chalky, and the finish broke towards grapefruit rind and hemp. In fact, exhaling after you’ve taken a swig reminded me of the grass fumes that used to waft through my high school. Medium, medium heavy body. Slightly warming on the backend. Very drinkable. MSL.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (8080) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 16, 2009
Draft at Capone’s. Pours orangy copper with haze and a clingy off-white head. Nose is caramel malt, hopcitrus, fruit. Tastes caramel malty, fruity, with backup hops that take a backseat somewhat to the malt and fruity notes. I’d love to share one of these with Sig Hansen while eating a dinner of opilio crab.
Earlier Rating: 7/22/2008 Total Score: 3.5
Pours deep coppery with ruby edges and a 3-finger or so khaki head. Nose is caramel malt, vinous fruit, hops, brown sugar. Tastes hoppy, malty, caramelly, with red wine grapes and some floral and fruity notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Glouglouburp (6104) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - APR 16, 2009
In short: A heavy, caramelized amber ale with good amount of leafy hops. Good beer.
How: Bottle 22oz. Consumed fresh a few weeks after purchase
The look: Cloudy light amber body topped by a small off-white head
In long: A solid caramelized malts backbone, just like I like it, smooth and without much residual sugar sensation. Good amount of leafy/earthy hops that dry out the beer and provide a medium bitterness. Well balanced. A “sticky” sensation in the finish with a tree sap flavour. Rather heavy and nourishing for the style, not something I could drink in large quantities, yet not something complex enough to be enjoyed in small quantities. Deadliest Ale? I’m still alive and well. But what doesn’t kill you can only make you drunker.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marsiblursi (3042) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2009
(Bottle) Pours deep red with a creamy off-white head. The aroma is of citric (orange and grapefruit), earthy and apricot-like hops with a malty backbone of toast, light caramel and bread. The nose turns floral, as the beer gets warmer. A strange tone of leek is also notable. The flavour is medium hoppy and medium malty with tones of citrus, apricots, flowers, toast and bread. Light sweet and medium to heavily bitter with a dry finish. The mouthfeel is clean, creamy and soft. Perfect carbonation. Lingering, heavy bitter and resiny aftertaste. Medium bodied.

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