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RATINGS: 95   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Our Runabout Red Ale started as seasonal ale that we only brewed from March until July. But it was so popular with our regulars that we started brewing it year round in 2002. Our red ale is made with only two hop additions to the kettle as opposed to three in most of our other brews. This brings out the malt charater. It is a well balanced beer suitable for pairing with all types of foods including spicey sauces, BBQ, grilled meats and vineagerettes and most any seafood. We have started bottling this beer for limited release and distribution at our pubs and specialty beer stores. If you know a store that would like to carry our Runabout Red ale or any of our other craft brewed beers please let us know. We will make it happen.
Brewed with American 2-row, caramel 20L , 40L & 80L. Hopped with Willamette and Nugget

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (11829) - Escondido, California, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Tap. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy off-white head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is caramel and toast malt with floral hops and pear esters. Flavor is malt forward with light hops and bitterness and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
robobeerbelly (73) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 31, 2013
This was a pretty good beer. Little bit light on the flavor and a little bit bitter for a palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Travlr (20257) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Draft at the source. Hazy golden amber color, thin tan head. Aroma of light caramel. Taste is similar, maybe some light spice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
boomerbrew (143) - Texas, USA - MAR 18, 2013
On tap at Great Lost Bear Portland, Maine. Overall a good beer. What else you want me to say...............................................

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
czar (7361) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 14, 2013
pours clear light copper with a small light beige-orange head, some retention and lacing. fruity, caramel, few phenols, toasted and spicy cereals. hint of sweetness, soft carbonation, light body - some texture, short relatively bland grassy-spicy finish. meh.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
daknole (10828) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Reddish pour, white head. Typical red ale. Some citrus hops, some corn, cereal flavors. Average at best.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JuliusCaesar (162) - New Hampshire, USA - JAN 17, 2013
Ok but not great. Moderate hop flavor with not a lot else going on. A little watery.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
AdamChandler (4265) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 2, 2012
Red / amber, no head. nose is very malty and very piney taste some pineapple, cedar and burnt honey. birch syrup.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
reggiedunlop (3633) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Pours clear copper with a medium white head. Aroma has chalky nuttiness...bland but not inoffensive. Flavor has caramel, mild fruitiness, and earthy hops...also tastes like someone watered down a pint of pumking with 8oz of water and ran it through a randal the animal. Mouthfeel is watery at first but medium...a total mystery...and the finish is metallic/earthy hops. I dont understand how this is not totally awful...it works in the suckiest way.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drake (11500) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 19, 2012
12 ounce bottle from Whole Foods Market Darien. Pours a clear medium amber color with a medium sized frothy head. Decent head retention. Malty aroma... caramel and herbal notes. The taste is very malty with notes of wort, grainy notes, toffee and a mild herbal hoppiness. Medium bodied.

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