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Sweetwater Dank Tank Red Hot Mama

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Serve in Snifter, Tulip

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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   IBU: 82   EST. CALORIES: 258   ABV: 8.6%
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The Red Hot Mama from Yakima was one bad *itch, running through farmers like they were her personal toys. She especially had her way with our old buddy Vinny from Van Horn Farms and left him drained in the fields as she hitched her way out of town with a dress full of fresh hops. This Red Hot Mama was not one to mess with. She hooked up with a Harley gang, and made her way down to Atlanta looking for a soul to steal. She met her match with El Danko, and the two of them got nasty in the brewhouse together; clothes and hops were flying all over the place. The load of fresh Centennial hops were dropped, and head brewer Nick Nock scrambled to use ’em as they smelled extra dank! After hosing of, El Danko showed her the door. He knew he didn’t have enough left in him for another round. Right on, Red Hot Mama. Girl, you sure look good to me!


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
smith4498 (2988) - Miami, Florida, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Pours brown color with tan head. Aromas of pine, grapefruit, caramel and some earthiness. Similar flavors with moderate bitterness. Medium body with average carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (3027) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Bottle. Pours crystal clear ruby red, medium creamy tan head that dissipates slowly leaving nice lacing. Aroma is caramel and pine. Flavor is medium sweet, medium bitter, caramel and pine. Not bad, but past its prime.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alexsdad06 (5338) - Ohio, USA - MAY 25, 2014
22 oz bottle shared with the group. Pours a clear reddish brown color with a small off white head. The aroma and flavor have caramel and toffee malt, grapefruit citrus, earthy hops with a mild spicy character. Not the biggest imperial amber going.

4.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
GreatDane1632 (312) - Louisiana, USA - MAY 6, 2014
Rated on notes from a tasting on 26 Dec 2013 -- Had on tap back home, Fort Walton Bch, FL. A nice red, nothing remarkable. Well, maybe the way you could drink several without realizing the potency.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
decaturstevo (4958) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Deep amber almost brown pour creamy off white head. Brown sugar and fruity notes on the aroma. Flavor is sweet malt a touch of vanilla and some citrus hop bitter. Medium body with good carbonation. nice

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Bomber from Shenanigans Lexington. Pours a dark brown color with a large creamy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of big grapefruit notes, toffee malts, mild earthy hop notes. The taste is strong grapefruit, tart lemon, toffee malt. Medium bodied, average carbonation, smooth, balanced. Nice beer.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
metalhead0043 (144) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - FEB 12, 2014
22 oz bottle for 9 bucks. Pours a very dark reddish copper color with a huge light tan head. Aroma is huge caramel malt with slight pine hops and a little doughy as well. Taste is not very big on the malt flavors though. This one is mostly a piney/floral hop, a little sweet on the back end with a smooth bitterness. Body is medium, creamy and slightly slick. This is another fine addition to the Dank Tank series.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LtDan (1785) - Los Angeles County, California, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Appearance: Pours a dark mahogany with a lasting cap of soapy white bubbles.

Aroma: Big fruit juicy and piney hops. Cotton candy.

Taste: Quick hop bitterness, toasty malt,brown sugar. grape fruity hops.

Mouthfeel: Full bodied,creamy carbonation.

Overall: Delicious, dank, not too too strong and very easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheBeerGod (5184) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Bottle. Courtesy of my friend Noel. Dark copper pour with a short tan head. Aroma is strong floral hops, earthy hops, caramel, dark bread, toffee and fruit notes. Taste is toasted malt, citrus, caramel, dark bread, earthy notes, dark fruit and toffee. Body is medium with a creamy carbonation and oily hop notes. Finishes with more malt, caramel, dark bread, dark fruit floral hops and toffee.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (8821) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 5, 2014
22oz bottle. Poured a deep amber, almost brown color with an off white head. Caramel, floral hops, some grains, and citrus. My RIP to Curtis McArthur beer ...


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