Brewed by Taps Brewing (Canada)
Style: Cream Ale
Niagara Falls, Canada


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RATINGS: 63   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Our newest product, Taps Red Cream Ale is beginning to rival our Premium Lager in popularity with our customers. It is a delicious, full-bodies ale with a clear, beautiful red colour. Cream ale is made by using ale yeast fermented and conditioned at colder temperatures. The colder temperature causes a slower, more gradual fermentation, resulting in a smoother flavour. Our Red Cream Ale has a full-bodies silky texture that is crisp and strong in flavour, with a fresh, clean finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Tranquillity (1721) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 24, 2015
Draft. Red body like their IPA. The aroma is not strong, but pleasant. Sweet malts. The taste is weak but blanaced. There’s some nuts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Whatup14 (1412) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 9, 2015
En fût au Syndicate. Couleur ambrée translucide, mousse beige laissant une dentelle éparse. Arôme de malt grillé, herbal, caramel. Goût de malt légèrement grillé, houblon herbal. Carbonatation moyenne, corps moyen.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Nismogirl98 (1) - Massachusetts, USA - JUL 29, 2015 does not count
Came to the U.S. With 3 full growlers, need to drive the 8 hours back for more!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bamsen78 (4810) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2015
Draught, 5% @ Syndicate, Niagara Falls. Pours hazy reddish amber with small off-white head. Clear aroma of malt, with bready touches and notes of hops and yeast. Sweetish, malty and bready flavour with bitterish, hoppy notes and acetic touches. Bitterish and estery aftertaste. Well, not that bad, but a less bready version would be better. 090715.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevinsenn (1880) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 8, 2014
On tap at Taps. Caramalt aroma with a hint of hops. Smooth caramel taste with good balance. Perfectly fine but a bit plain.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chucklemation (1207) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Poured on tap at Taps. An amber ale. Smells somewhat of caramel. Has a creamy and smooth feel, though lacks a very distinct flavor. Not too memorable, but decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bendrixian (1454) - Canadiana, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2013
Clear brew with a burnt wood/auburn colour. Aroma of malts, biscuit, caramel and slight roast. There is also a fair amount of yeasty notes in the brew. On the palate it proves to be medium bodied, creamy texture and has a fast finish. Sociable beer with a flavour that is lightly roasted.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
agent_511 (157) - - OCT 20, 2013
Such a wonderful refreshing beer. Pours a copper red with a large white head. Nutty aroma, with a strong caramel malty nose as well. Low spicy hop aroma as well. Tastes of caramel malt and a little spicy hop flavor as well. Balanced toward malty. Wonderful beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Parksy (123) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 14, 2012
Had it from a tap at Taps Brewery in Niagara Falls - nothing really to write about. Just there.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
herrbrown1974 (427) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 6, 2011
On tap at the Irish Harp Pub in Niagara on the Lake (as their house ale). Pours a brick red. Aroma of molasses and cinnamon, hint of sour apple. Malty, caramel flavours. Creamy body, slightly sour finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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