Brewed by Red Truck Brewery
Style: Amber Ale
Vancouver, Canada


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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A blend of premium Belgian malts, plus German and Pacific Northwest hop varieties gives this luscious, copper-hued ale a wonderful complex aroma, a rich depth of flavour, and smooth drinkability.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lagerboy (1295) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 18, 2014
355 ml bottle, Red Truck Ale brewed by the Red Truck Beer Company. Clear bright red copper, fine off-white foam settles and lasts. Aroma of spiced caramel/toffee malt. Taste is lightly spiced toasted caramel/toffee malt, slightly floral and herbal, a hint of evergreen. Average carbonation, light-medium bodied, moderately hopped. Sessional, good local effort. LBW (Lagerboys Be Wary)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reimer96 (1311) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 6, 2014
Caskapalooza @CRAFTbeeryeg! Pours a cloudy amber with a small head. Aroma of caramel and pale malts with some citrus and pine notes. Taste is caramel and a light body not overly interesting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Gerbeer (1947) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 16, 2014
On tap. Pours copper with.moderate head. Aromas of toasted malts and light toffee. Flavors are similar not strong; quite sweet with very light short bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Radek Kliber (6519) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 30, 2013
Where and how: Cask Days 2013
Aroma malty hoppy blend. Sweet front with hop side end. Nice.
Appearance :
Top: medium rocky off white top.
Base: milky hazed amber.
Palate : clean approach, easy going, sessionable.
Taste: golden malts with milder hop side.
Other notes very pleasant as mild cask ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jercraigs (8013) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2013
2013-10-20. Dark orange body with a small frothy tan head. Aroma is very mild, light fruity hops and mild caramel malt. Flavour is similar with moderate fruity character throughout, light bitterness and a mild malt core. Average to light bodied palate, no carbonation. Just okay. As Red Truck Ale at Session 3, Cask Days 2013, Toronto

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (10294) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 20, 2013
A reddish copper amber ale with a thin white head. In aroma, smooth caramel malt with good grassy British hops, candy sugar, nice. In mouth, a smooth fruity malt with light tropical fruits, floral hops, nice. Cask Days 2013.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
robinvboyer (3213) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 28, 2012
Cask days 2012. Served as red truck brewing red truck ale. Grassy hops, light caramel malts, solid grains. Good mouthfeel, low carb. Lo bitterness, a good quaff. Pretty ordinary amber.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
stantheman (675) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 2, 2012
On tap at Whet in Granville Island. Generous beige head on this baby. A darker reddish amber color. Nice balance on the flavor, between hops and malts. Tilts a bit toward malt. Quite nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Crit (3369) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 9, 2010
Amber color,lasting off white head.Light malt nose. Sweet caramel malt profile with just a hint of hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
turboespresso (256) - Port Moody, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 25, 2010
On tap at Whistler Brewhouse. Clear and dark amber. Almost no carbonation and almost no head. No lacing. Medium bodied. Slightly perfumey flavour. Hops are felt at the back end. Well balanced.

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