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Brewed by Stallhagen
Style: Amber Ale
Godby, Åland, Finland

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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Our brewmaster, Mats Ekholm, was inspired by the red brown granite of the Åland islands when he developed Stallhagen US Red Ale.

Before Prohibition, American Red Ale was a popular variation of the Irish Amber ale in the US. This top-yeast beer was made of domestic, American raw material. The ale is relatively light but clearly hopped with definite aromas of dried strawberries. The full bodied taste has notes of coffee with smokiness from roast coffee.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rune (8493) - Tromsø, NORWAY - SEP 2, 2014
330ml bottle shared with Finn and djoeye. Fair fawn-coloured head. Next to clear amber coloured body. Faint lacing. Sweet citrus on the nose, including a note of ripe oranges. Sappy taste profile of juicy malts, lomon and orange, mid-sweet. Drying citrus peels to the ending. Well balanced. Soft on the swallow. Nice and tasty (Tromsø 27.08.2014).

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finn (4402) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 29, 2014
Flaske 330ml anskaffet av djoeye og delt med ham og Rune i WCveien 27 Aug 14. Dyp rødbrun. Høyt luftig skum med kniplingslacing. Aroma av tørket frukt. Balansert smak. Mye fersken. Blir syrlig etter hvert.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nische (900) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2014
Decent ale from a style that usually is pretty boring. Somewhat hoppy with lemon zest in aroma and taste. Smooth and well balanced.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jookos (2621) - FINLAND - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle@park, marienhamn. Reddish, hazy. Citrus, pines, caramels. Meddish body. Nicely bittered. Real nice. Soft.

-- bb

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Timvim (110) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 3, 2014
Bottle @ Åland ferry 20140802. Hazy red with large bubbles, ok head. Aroma of caramel, floral hops and yeast. Taste is similar with a tiny bit of alcohols and an US05ish yeasty tone. Rich maltiness, yet not too sweet and cloying. Well balanced.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kustie (212) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 27, 2014
Red and copper colored beer with small head. Aroma has hops, yeast and malt. Taste is bitter, fruity, hoppy and caramel. It has some grape flavor also. A bit raw taste, but not bad at all.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VastActiv (3079) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUN 24, 2014
Tap at Olutupa Viisi Penniä, Helsinki. Originally rated 12112011. Colour is cloudy amber with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, floral, hops and malts.

2.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Splitenz (331) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 18, 2014
Pours a beautiful red. This beer isn’t actually from Finland but from the self governing Aaland islands (why the Faroese are a separate country in here and Aaland not, I don’t understand). The beer looks very good, but I thought it was too watery, too sweet and with sub standard hop taste. A bit metallic actually.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beer_est_deus (748) - örebro, SWEDEN - APR 21, 2014
Klar, bärnstens röd med orange-ljus brunt skum. Doft: Jord, bränt socker, malt, gräs. Smak: Malt, karamell, söt mandarin, gräs, växter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ramboraffe (723) - SWEDEN - MAR 18, 2014
From tap. Nice red colour with white quite thick head. Aroma is complex with citrus and grape hints.


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