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RATINGS: 94   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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When you find yourself parched, Rainmaker brings refreshment. Brewed with caramel and dark roasted malts then doused with a torrent of hops, this double red is sure to please, no dancing required.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (31624) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2013
From tap at Republic. Pours clear and golden deep amber to red with a small tan head. Aroma is fruity, pine and grapefruity. Bitter, light herbal and mild spiced. Bitter and light herbal. Bitter and dry into the far finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 16, 2012
(22oz bottle, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a clear copper body with a medium beige head. Aroma of caramel, pine, florals, and grass. Flavor of caramel, bread, grass, citrus, and pine.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11590) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 26, 2013
Draft. Medium beige head that leaves nice lacing atop crystal clear copper body. Aroma is moderately sweet, grapefruit/orange, bread, light flower. Taste is moderately sweet, grapefruit, orange, some bread/caramel. Medium body, some resin, light stickiness, acidity.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11378) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Bomber from Guerde! Pours dark ruddy copper with a creamy/foamy beige head. Aromas of citrus, pine and roast malt. Med+ body. Flavor is very citrusy hoppy with some heavy roasted malt. It’s bitter. It’s good. Finishes a bit harsh - guessing from the roast malt. Could be the hop tho - there’s a lot of hop.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcwattsrugger (11173) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 23, 2013
@RBSG-Minni–on tap-tan-copper/red. A-med malt-roasty, 2nd resin/citrus. T-pine/resin/citrus hop bite, med malt-roasty/caramel.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (9417) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 26, 2011
Bottle @ Exira Beer Summit II, courtesy of bnielsen13. Thanks Brad! Deep reddish brown appearance with a small tan head. Moderate caramel malty, piney, earthy hoppy aroma. Pretty high carbonation. Resiny, fairly bitter, piney hoppy flavor.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
GT2 (8682) - San Diego County, California, USA - AUG 25, 2012
651mL thanks to mattyb83. Pours a deep, ruby with a medium, tan head. Weak retention. Nose is heavy sugar, strawberries candies. Taste is sharply bitter, very dry and astringent with sharp but skin bitterness. Soapy, blander palate. Ick. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ughsmash (7173) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 20, 2011
Bomber. Poured lovely crystal-clear medium garner with a well-retained beige head. The aroma picked up sweet caramel and redder fruits with fresh accents of spruce and earth.. well-balanced. The flavor found toasty caramel, fruits, and biscuity notes, again with fresh bitterness around.. pine needles and plenty of residual sugars on the finish. Medium-bodied and a bit grainy on the palate.. OK balance, but I drank it a bit too warm.. solid stuff!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ibrew2or3 (7050) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUL 1, 2012
22oz bottle via trade pours clear ruby red to amber with tan foam head and leaving behind a bit of spotty lacing. The aroma offers up spicy to earthy hops with a bit of crystal to roasty malts. The taste is similar with spicy hops that get pine like and nearly resiny with bitterness to midway making for a pleasing experience so far. Into the finish earthiness and a bit of roasted malts poke their heads up for a moment or two. Nice hoppy brew.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
deyholla (6834) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 15, 2012
On tap at Republic. Pours aclear deep red with a light yellowish brown head that lasts throughout the beer. Aroma has a lotus grassy hops with a bit of pine snd backing bread notes. Flavor begins with a bit of earthy grain with a growing grassy note with a bit of backing bitter pine.


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