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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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ROSEBUD STRONG ALE
2008 9.2% 2010- 7.5%

First brewed in 1995 on the day Jerry Garcia Died, and is named after one of his guitars. This complex multi grain ale is made with a blend of ten types of malted barley. The spicy hop character comes from select German and Czech Hops. Served unfiltered to allow maximum flavors for your enjoyment.


1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
jrallen34 (3483) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 16, 2011
bottle... medium brown very thin tan head, gone right away... nose is way to strong, alcohol, pine needles, bo and a touch of paint, not good... omg, the taste is even worse, thin, pine needles, alcohol, and chemicals... horrendous, pass

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thirdeye11 (5634) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 4, 2011
(22oz bomber thanks to ericandersnavy) clear copper with a lasting film of soapy white bubbles. Nose of brett, floral, rose, white pepper. Taste of berries, white pepper, florals, candi sugar. Creamy oily body with a great linger.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rmussman (1702) - California, USA - MAR 21, 2011
Sampled in the 22oz bottle. Pours amber red with a thin lacey head. Served ice cold and was delicious. Really well made. Looking forward to more from this brewer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (6008) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 18, 2011
Courtesy of ericandersnavy. Clear copper color/ frothy tan head. Ganja bud, leafy hop, caramel aromas. medium bodied. Teas leaf, floral hop flavors with toasted caramel--good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5856) - McKinney, Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2010
Thanks to ericandersnavy for sharing this bottle. The beer pours an amber color with a white head. The aroma is a lot hoppier than I expected it to be. I get a lot of grass, pine and citrus notes. I get a little bit of malt, but the aroma is all about the hops. The flavor is also very hoppy. I get a lot of grass, pine and floral notes, with a little bit of citrus. There is not too much of a malt backbone and the bitterness is about medium. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 28, 2010
(22oz bottle, courtesy of ericandersnavy) Pours a clear amber body with a small beige head. Aroma of caramel, cherry, florals, light pine, and citrus. Flavor of caramel malt, florals, grass, nuts, and herbs.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blutt59 (6036) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 23, 2010
bottle, thanks to ericandersnavy, iced tea reddish color with with a piney menthol aroma, flavor is fruity hops , nice finish

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mar (4959) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2010
bottle thanks to rosebud butternuts. poured an orange/amber with a cream head. nose is florals, faint fruits, and citrus. nice on the palate, citrus, and fruits for the flavor, easy finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cavie (3842) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2010
Bottle courtesy ericandersnavy. Clear orange color with a bubbly head. Aroma is dry grain, cardboard, and tiny sweet. Flavor is dry and a bit tart. Some aging grain.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dyetube (1188) - McKinney, Texas, USA - DEC 20, 2010
This beer pours a rich reddish amber with a medium tan head. The aromas are bread, nuts. The mouthfeel is sticky, bitter with a heavy body. Cheers!


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